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Jim Crawford: Should everyone vote?

The United States has one of the lowest voter turnouts of the developed democracies. Is that because people ...

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God loves us, even though He knows all about us

I believe that George Orwell in his famous book “1984” hit it right on the money, don’t you ...

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EDITORIAL: Staying safe next week

Neighborhoods across the county are bursting with fall colors. Mums are blooming in gardens, pumpkins are seated on ...

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Jeri Fields: Getting to understand Social Security benefits for spouses

Did you know your spouse’s benefit amount could be up to 50 percent of your spouse’s full retirement ...

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U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown: Saving our stages

In March of last year, the pandemic forced theaters and concerts venues across the state of Ohio to ...

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Jim Crawford: Just a little math

The most important question Donald Trump has for America today is: If 2 + 2 = 4, how ...

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Managing a business is a complex job

With growth comes change. While my current staff and I have been doing a good job of splitting ...

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Nina Keller: Residents’ Rights Month observed in October

This month in October we celebrate Residents’ Rights Month, an annual event led by the Consumer Voice for ...

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October is the month to show the clergy some appreciation

October is National Clergy Appreciation Month so I would like to dedicate this article to the men and ...

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Mark McCown: ‘Finders keepers’ is not exactly the law

Dear Lawyer Mark: I have a legal question for you. If you find somebody’s wallet out in the ...

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EDITORIAL: Election forum coming

We are two and half weeks away from Election Day in Lawrence County. While no statewide or countywide ...

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Jeri Fields: Social Security supports small businesses

The COVID-19 pandemic has been testing small businesses. Running a small business can be a 24-7 endeavor. Managing ...

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U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown: Ensuring Ohio workers will not be left behind

No matter how the energy sector evolves, Ohio workers will always be our greatest resource. It was mineworkers ...

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EDITORIAL: Working to restore confidence

At the beginning of next month, the Village of Chesapeake’s council meeting will not only be presided over ...

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Hitchhiking through to a new life again

So here I am once again, starting over. Remember how I told you in one of my previous ...

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