Editorials

Steps made toward justice

In Ohio, more than 9,000 rape kits went untested for DNA matches until Attorney General Mike DeWine launched an initiative in 2011 to bring sexual ... Read more

Judge is profile in courage

In the 1960s there was a Pulitzer prize-winning book by President John Kennedy called “Profiles in Courage,” detailing the political courage of individuals who put ... Read more

K-9 partnership vital

For the past couple of weeks, a dog and his police officer handler have been making national headlines. A retired Marietta police officer, Matt Hickey, ... Read more

Are changes for the best?

Most, cities, even those with smaller populations, have a public service director. Both Ashland and Huntington have long had a public service department with one ... Read more

Economic development vital

One of the main elements of a city realizing revitalization is economic development. For the city of Ironton, that next step has been taken with ... Read more