Tribune Column

Ohio can teach feds on deficit

Columbus versus Washington. It sounds like chapters in an American history book but is actually a very current political battle that could end with Ohio ... Read more | 3 comments

Education must join 21st Century

Are we teaching our children to think or simply memorize facts to answer questions on standardized tests? In many cases we are using 19th Century ... Read more | 1 comment

What is county’s backup plan?

Now that the Lawrence County Commissioners — two of them at least — have chosen not to even ask voters how they felt about “Plan ... Read more

Sight, vision are different

The world goes dark. You have no choice but to rely on your other senses. Many of the things that you take for granted every ... Read more | 1 comment

Is mayoral system working?

Ironton City Council may soon ask voters whether or not the city should have mayoral term limits, but it makes me wonder if they are ... Read more | 2 comments