Do you love the Lord? Do you, really?

Do you love the Lord? Do you, really?

As I was thinking about what to write for this week, I thought about this: how many times do we make a decision on Sunday morning not to go to church?...

November 17th, 2017 |  


As the cookie crumbles, so do my excuses

As the cookie crumbles, so do my excuses

Several weeks ago, I was at home alone when the doorbell rang. I answered the door to find representatives from a local Girl Scout troop doing what th...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Sheriff and others oppose parole release of Stanley Penn

Sheriff and others oppose parole release of Stanley Penn

On Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, a contingent from Union County met with the Ohio Parole Board in Columbus to oppose the release of Stanley Penn. Penn is c...

November 17th, 2017 |  


JA Board to fill vacant seat

Members of the Jonathan Alder Board of Education will fill a soon-to-be vacant seat at its Jan. 11 organizational meeting.Board members voted Monday t...

November 17th, 2017 |  


A hot time in the old town

A hot time in the old town

Plain City has been fortunate in its history not to have suffered the widespread fires that plagued so many towns in their early days. One did not hav...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Christmas Under the Clock Dec. 2

Christmas Under the Clock Dec. 2

On Saturday, Dec. 2, Uptown Plain City Organization’s (UPCO’s) Christmas Under the Clock will be held on Main Street (State Route 161) and...

November 17th, 2017 |  


JA social worker keeping busy

JA social worker keeping busy

One hundred and fifty-three students in Jonathan Alder Local Schools received help with everything from emotional and psychiatric problems to housing ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


God’s plan of salvation part 2

God’s plan of salvation part 2

Last week, I shared about GPS — God’s Plan of Salvation. And I want to continue that thought this week too. Why? Because where you spend y...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Tolles announces key dates of interest for prospective students

Tolles announces key dates of interest for prospective students

Tolles Career and Technical Center will host sophomores from its seven associate school districts interested in attending for the 2018-2019 school yea...

November 10th, 2017 |  


This fall was a major trip for me

This fall was a major trip for me

This past week the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage said to me rather casually, “I guess you know today is November?”She’s always ...

November 10th, 2017 |