Editorial roundup

Akron Beacon Journal, Aug. 28Not one Ohioan died of a fentanyl-related overdose in 2011. Last year? The death toll reached 1,155, as reported by the s...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Korean War ended … or did it?

Korean War ended … or did it?

In 1953, when Roy Baker of Troy was an education major at Union College in Kentucky, he wasn’t as concerned about avoiding the draft as he might...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Gamely viewing the Olympics

Gamely viewing the Olympics

You know the theme song for the Olympics that begins with all the percussion instruments? Some wag on the radio made a good case for the opening words...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Driverless cars pose risks we’re not ready to takeThe (Lock Haven, Pa.) Express, Aug. 23We love technology … most of the time.We use it ev...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Family friendly events should not include alcohol

To the Editor:Our city council and our mayor are at it again. Serving alcohol at another family event in Troy.Tell me one thing that is family friendl...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Where has the money for schools gone?

Where has the money for schools gone?

As fall approaches, millions of moms and dads are scrambling to prepare for the first day of school, excited to support their children’s success...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Feed Ohio collecting food donations

TROY — September marks the fourth year for the Feed Ohio food drive, bringing in donations to help feed families within the community in conjunc...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Oh, the history of the school dress code

Oh, the history of the school dress code

Much like parents around the county, I shipped my kid off to school this week.Unlike many other parents around the county, I didn’t post the cla...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Fair results

Fair results

Amanda Ullery | For Civitas MediaBethany Weldy, 13, of Covington, from Ears to Tails 4-H Club won Intermediate Poultry Showmnship.Mike Ullery | Civita...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Aquatic park swimming with memories

Aquatic park swimming with memories

It is pretty easy to take for granted some of the wonderful amenities that exist in the communities in which we live. Perhaps what is even worse is to...

August 26th, 2016 |