Tribune Editorials

Making sure all are safe

Hope for the best; prepare for the worst. That was the mindset of many volunteer fire departments throughout the county as they practiced worst-case scenarios ... Read more

Garden nurtures spirit

The memorable line in the movie “Field of Dreams” says, “If you build it, they will come.” That is exactly what organizers of the community ... Read more

Fireworks can prove deadly

This weekend people all over the Tri-State will celebrate America’s independence in a number of ways. Several communities in Lawrence County will have festivals, like ... Read more

Secret gun files wrong

The Ohio Newspaper Association, joined by the Ohio Association of Broadcasters and the Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police, as well as news organizations across ... Read more

Tribune Columnists

County fair means good time

Can you smell the sweet aroma of the funnel cakes cooking? How about the taste of the corndogs, sweet tea, lemonade or bloomin’ onions? Or, ... Read more

To my dad on Father’s Day

If you haven’t already wished your father a happy Father’s Day, do it right now. Go ahead, put down the paper or step away from ... Read more

Savoring the moments

We hear people saying that their children grow up way too fast, and they are off to college or married with their own families before ... Read more

Celebrating family milestones

We all celebrate milestones throughout our lives, whether it is graduating from high school or college, a wedding anniversary, the birth of a child, a ... Read more

Editorial Cartoon

Letters to the Editor

Buckeye Trail important

  The Buckeye Trail Association had a work week in Adams County June 6-10. About 20 members constructed about nine-tenths of a mile of new ... Read more

BackPack Buddies grateful for support

With the close of the 2014-2015 school year, BackPack Buddies would like to thank all the churches, businesses and individuals who have helped us provide ... Read more

Shelter needs community support

The staff and board members of the Lawrence County Domestic Task Force would like to take this opportunity to publically thank all of the organizations, ... Read more

Father made lasting contributions

As I look at the flags as they fly in our city, I often wonder if any one knows where they came from. In 1977 ... Read more

Opinion Columnists

More important issues than flags

You can tell it’s presidential election season. Once again, politicians and the mainstream media are being ... Read more

Celebrating ruling for civil rights

History was made Friday morning, with the disposition of the most urgent civil rights issue of ... Read more