Search continues for ninth planet

Search continues for ninth planet

Astronomers still haven’t found a ninth planet in our solar system. To their credit, they haven’t stopped trying since Neptune, the eighth...

November 30th, 2021 |  


Broadway dances way back to Columbus

Broadway dances way back to Columbus

While another Thanksgiving has come and gone and most enjoyed their day filled with food, family, and a lot of football, I have always enjoyed another...

November 27th, 2021 |  


Give thanks to those called to teach, coach

Give thanks to those called to teach, coach

Last summer I returned to my hometown for a high school reunion. It was only my second visit to Brookfield, a small town in north central Missouri, in...

November 26th, 2021 |  



Domestic Relations Court has settled into new normal

Domestic Relations Court has settled into new normal

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day. We have so many things to be thankful for in Delaware County! Thanksgiving has always been one of my favo...

November 26th, 2021 |  


Falling can be sign of diabetic neuropathy

Falling can be sign of diabetic neuropathy

Your feet are the foundation of an active lifestyle. But if diabetes has been damaging the nerves in your lower extremities, you may begin experiencin...

November 24th, 2021 |  


Recipe for well-behaved children

Recipe for well-behaved children

The question has been popping up again, “Why are Amish children so well behaved?” Smiling to myself, it becomes pretty apparent that those...

November 24th, 2021 |  


Eris, Pluto, and the dwarf planets

Eris, Pluto, and the dwarf planets

In January 2005, a team of astronomers at Palomar Observatory led by Mike Brown from Caltech looked at three images of the same star field taken over ...

November 23rd, 2021 |  


National Book Foundation honors authors

National Book Foundation honors authors

One of the most closely watched literary prizes in the world was announced this week – the National Book Awards. It has been previously awarded ...

November 20th, 2021 |  


Life settles down for winter at Stratford

Life settles down for winter at Stratford

The first frost, with temperatures in the low 20s, arrived at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road Nov. 3 and killed the flowering buckwheat in...

November 20th, 2021 |  


Thanksgiving is time to practice gratitude

Thanksgiving is time to practice gratitude

In an 18th-century work, “A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life,” William Law said, “Would you know who is the greatest saint in ...

November 19th, 2021 |