38 million expected to travel over the holiday weekend

DAYTON — AAA projects more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend, almost 90 percent of them by car. That is the second...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Honoring Our Veterans with the Benefits They Deserve

Melissa Twine’s husband, Captain Philip Twine, was a logistics officer in the Air Forced when he was killed in the line of duty in 2002. In an i...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Controlling College Costs

Holding roundtables across our state is one of the most important things I do in the Senate — it gives me a chance to meet with and hear the sto...

May 17th, 2016 |  



From the bench: Poaching wildlife

In November 2010, Ohio Department of Natural Resources (“ODNR”) officers received a complaint that Arlie Risner was hunting on CSX Railway...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Noxious weeds are ‘bad actors of the plant world’

Once again, it’s that time of year when we at the Preble Soil and Water Conservation District make our impassioned plea for weed control. At the...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Protecting America’s National Parks

Recently, my family and I had the privilege of touring some of Ohio’s most historic sites—the Dayton home and shop of the Wright Brothers....

May 17th, 2016 |  


From the bench

In the realm of the workers’ compensation system, certain industries - such as those involving heavy machinery - are regulated by “specifi...

May 17th, 2016 |  


Fatal crashes involving marijuana double after state legalizes drug

Fatal crashes involving drivers who recently used marijuana doubled in Washington after the state legalized the drug, according to the latest research...

May 17th, 2016 |  


May is Mental Health Month

We often hear the clinical terms used by doctors and other professionals to identify the symptoms of mental illness…but if someone hasn’t ...

May 10th, 2016 |  


‘Educate Before You Vaccinate’ presenters say thanks

Editor:Hello, my name is Laura Adams and I am the organizer of an event being held on June 11, called “Educate Before You Vaccinate: Fact vs. Fi...

May 9th, 2016 |