Community control violation hearings

In December 2011, Joseph Heinz pleaded guilty to attempted abduction, a fourth-degree felony. The trial court sentenced him to a 24-month term of comm...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Workforce development key to building a stronger Ohio

Workforce development key to building a stronger Ohio

Many of the bills passed by the legislature and signed by the Governor earlier this year have recently gone into effect. One of those pieces of legisl...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Addressing the veterans’ mental health crisis

Addressing the veterans’ mental health crisis

We face a devastating mental health crisis in our country, one that affects thousands across the country. The veterans community has been particularly...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:The regular Perry Township board meeting was held on Oct. 12. Ryan Arledge and his parents attended, thanking...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

Are you prepared for Medicare enrollment?

The “Baby Boomers” generation of Americans born in the years following World War II represent one of the largest generations in our nation...

September 21st, 2016 |  


The Recreational User

On July 17, 2011, Richard Combs was celebrating his birthday at Indian Lake State Park, in Lakeview, Ohio. The park is open to the public without an a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Protecting you from charter school fraud

Protecting you from charter school fraud

Last week, the U.S. Department of Education answered my call to strengthen oversight of Ohio’s charter schools and ensure that our tax dollars a...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Ideals from founding of America still relevant

Ideals from founding of America still relevant

This weekend, many will check their calendars to make plans around football games and school events and will notice that Saturday, September 17 is Con...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Wanna trade?

Dear Ms. Herak,We were reading your letter to Mr. Matthews in the Aug. 31 Record-Herald. We live in West Lancaster just across the road from Jasper To...

September 15th, 2016 updated: September 15th, 2016. |  


Ineffective assistance of appellate counsel

In 1985, Gina Tenney – a 19-year-old Youngstown State University student – was murdered. The crime went unsolved for 22 years, until DNA e...

September 13th, 2016 |