I am very proud of Andy Carroll's progress over the past several weeks.

With the weight loss and positive feedback at his latest doctor’s visit, his confidence is through the roof.

6:59 PM Oct 7, 2014

The past couple weeks have been stressful.

I had school for my apprenticeship and I didn't do very well.

My first day back I had to cancel my Wednesday work out with Ken Cutcher of Huron Anytime Fitness in order to study more.

12:01 PM Oct 7, 2014

I asked the finance committee if the public will be able to follow along with some kind of budgeting breakdown of the designated categories concerning the city‘s new revenue it hopes to receive. It is my understanding that the finance committee will be doing all the monitoring for us.

11:25 AM Oct 7, 2014

Corn prices dove to a five-year low this week, driven lower by heavy supplies of the grain. On Tuesday, the USDA released its quarterly grain stockpile report, showing a whopping 1.236 billion bushels of corn leftover from last year.

11:22 AM Oct 7, 2014

SECOND UPDATE: We know now that when the stop was made, the officer apparently knew who was inside and had no reason to ask the person's identity. Obviously, many people in the community have been deceived about what happened.

9:45 AM Oct 7, 2014
In George Orwell’s chilling classic “1984” history is “edited” daily by the Ministry of Truth, for which the book’s protagonist Winston Smith toils to ensure that the written historical record complies with the current party line.
3:49 PM Oct 6, 2014

"Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained." Marie Curie

1:15 PM Oct 6, 2014
Thumbs up to Mylander, Baywinds, flu clinic: Thumbs down to dropping off kittens
10:57 AM Oct 6, 2014


Area residents could soon have access to year round produce.

Dregenfly Farms LLC was opened in April by Darrel Tremaine and his wife Danielle Lopez.

9:00 AM Oct 6, 2014

For the anglers without a boat, the chance to catch walleyes using the least amount of equipment or expense is underway from now until freeze-up.

11:10 AM Oct 5, 2014


With their eyes firmly focused on the future, BGSU Firelands officials still pay homage to their college's rich past.

6:30 PM Oct 3, 2014

Ninety percent mental; 10 percent physical.

I remember hearing that day in and day out during football practice when I was in high school. 

12:54 PM Oct 3, 2014

The following real estate transactions were the highest for the week ending Sept. 27, in Erie, Huron and Ottawa counties.

12:01 PM Oct 3, 2014

I write to you in response to Mr. Michael Cejer’s letter, titled “Public Schools need to improve students’ academic performance” (Reader forum, SMCC student letter, Oct. 1).

6:56 AM Oct 3, 2014

In the 2012 election for President, with the economy still suffering and Benghazi fresh on everyone's minds, Obama received more votes than McCain did in 2008. However, Republicans did not put together a compelling campaign based on American values.

7:34 PM Oct 2, 2014

Perkins officials to discuss road levy during live program

6:08 PM Oct 2, 2014