During National Substance Abuse Awareness Month, state agencies encourage older adults to be safe with medications

COLUMBUS — Older adults are at increased risk of complications from medication misuse and abuse. Research has shown that three out of five older...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Warning: ‘pay day loans can be troublesome’

Pay day loans are typically for people who need cash in a hurry. People with poor credit or those with little to no savings are a natural clientele fo...

November 6th, 2019 |  


Southwest Ohio empowering workers in the face of increased automation

As technology evolves, we need to make sure our workers are growing with it.Over the summer, I traveled around Ohio meeting with workers, and talking ...

October 22nd, 2019 |  



We’ve made progress treating addiction, but there’s still more to do

For far too long, prescription pain medication, heroin, and fentanyl have broken families apart and devastated communities in Ohio. In 2017, our opioi...

October 15th, 2019 |  


A tale of ‘two houses’

We give and take advice on a daily basis. Yet seldom do you give advice to someone 200 years in advance. But when James Burns in Ireland wrote to his ...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Time to winterize your home, car

Winter is just around the corner and it’s time to start preparing your home and car for the harsh weather ahead. Cold weather can cause a multit...

October 8th, 2019 |  


Treasurer’s Office provides training for local government officials

Our local government finance officers play an important role in the success of our communities. On a daily basis, they’re investing, managing an...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Protect yourself from identity theft

Identity theft is one of the fastest growing white-collar crimes affecting millions of Americans every year. That number will continue to grow into 20...

September 10th, 2019 |  


Eaton football team drops season opener at Greenville, 13-6

GREENVILLE — Too many penalties and too many missed opportunities left Eaton football coach Brad Davis feeling like his team let one slip away.E...

September 4th, 2019 |  


Panthers open CCC play with pair of victories

WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South’s volleyball team improved to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the Cross County Conference with a pair of wins l...

September 4th, 2019 |