Opinion Archive

Family reunions, gotta love ‘em

Life has a way of changing our situations sometimes in such subtle ways that we aren’t even aware of the change happening.

Grange holds adult and junior judging

Last week on Saturday, the Grange had the judging for the adults and juniors crafts they made. The age categories for the juniors are 5 to 8 years, 9 to 11 yrs. and 12 to 14 years.

A close encounter with Old Blackie near Hazard

A few weeks ago Yvonne and I made a trip down below Hazard, Ky. to visit her nephew Dean Cornett and his family. Regular readers may recall I wrote about a trip to Dean

Antique machinery show is over and it was the best one yet

The Ohio Valley Antique Machinery Show is history and it was a great one

Lois Brown Dale touched the lives of many people

Lois Brown Dale, founding director of Clermont Senior Services, passed away on Aug. 16, just 11 days shy of her 92nd birthday. With her passing we are changed, not because she has left us, but because she touched us.

September beginnings

I looked at the calendar the other day and realized that summer is gone.


It’s funny how things go in cycles. Last week during the full moon, I heard about two herds of cows who got loose.

The last Gospel Sing has been held at Fox Farm

If you missed the Gospel Sing at the Fox Farm, last Saturday evening you missed a good one, it was the last one for the year, and will be the last for the Fox Family to have. This wonderful family have continued the Gospel sing since Ora passed away two years ago.

Service with Heart

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Cakes and pies, garden items all did fine at the fair

Last week at the Clermont County Fair, the cakes and pies sold good, not as high as last year, but good. The garden items we took did fine. I was wondering, due to the cool weather and all the rain, whether there would be much garden produce, but it was wonderful, there are lots of green thumbs in our wonderful County.

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