Opinion

Tribune Editorials

Volunteers preserve heritage

Often times it is only the few who offer their free time to volunteer to restore historic landmarks. But without the hard work of those ... Read more

Public forums are key

In two weeks voters will enter their respective polling places to cast ballots on various races. One of the most important things a voter can ... Read more

Support Ironton’s flood levy

In just a few short weeks Ironton residents will be asked to vote on a 2-mill replacement levy that would fund the maintenance of the ... Read more

Keep SSA office in Ironton

Last week, the Ironton City Council voted to approve a resolution in support of the Social Security Administration Accountability Act of 2014, H.R. 3997 and ... Read more

Tribune Columnists

Profile praises area ‘heroes’

In what has become an annual tradition, the last Sunday each February is like The Tribune’s Super Bowl when the yearly Profile edition is distributed ... Read more

Book opens doors, minds

What is in a book? That question could have as many possible answers as Kellogg’s has corn flakes. The reason I say this is because ... Read more

Autumn best time of year

Saturday was just one of those amazingly gorgeous fall days in which I wanted to pass by my exit and keep driving down the interstate, ... Read more

9/11 serves as important reminder

I had never been to New York City, so a few years ago when I took a road trip to New England, making a stop ... Read more

Editorial Cartoon

Letters to the Editor

Fire levy renewal important for township

It is now close to election time. I am writing this letter to inform and remind the citizens of Lawrence Township that it is time ... Read more

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and we have made so much progress in breast cancer early detection and treatment, but there are still so ... Read more

Garrison will bring positive change to Washington

When I travel in our congressional district, almost everyone, whether conservative, moderate or liberal, tell me the same thing: We have some very serious problems ... Read more

Bill Johnson has helped Ohio’s veterans

Recently, I attended the debate for the Sixth Congressional District of Ohio. I did not expect to hear what I did — congressional candidate Jennifer ... Read more

Opinion Columnists

Ebola is federal screw-up

Add Ebola to our long and growing list of federal screw-ups. On Wednesday morning we learned ... Read more

Self-employed people know more about taxes

If more Americans were self-employed independent contractors, the country would soar. Maybe I better explain. In ... Read more