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An assist from the Donald

October 29, 2015 Ohio Gov. John Kasich may have been done a favor by one of his rivals for the Republican nomination for president, Donald Trump. more »»

Pakistan finally fesses up

October 28, 2015 A Pakistani official’s admission a few days ago does not exactly fall into the category of surprise of the century. more »»

A step toward nuclear war?

October 27, 2015 Leaders in several Middle Eastern countries have seen the handwriting on the wall regarding U.S. acquiescence in a “deal” over Iran’s nuclear weapons program. more »»

The problem is Washington

October 26, 2015 The government needs more of our money, liberal politicians insist. Really? During the fiscal year that ended Sep. more »»

County may be forced to bite the bullet on 911

October 25, 2015 The Columbiana County 911 Advisory Committee is in danger of losing more than $100,000 in state funding unless it reduces the number of 911 answering centers from five to four by Jan. 1. more »»

Hickey flees in nick of time

October 24, 2015 Allison Hickey may have resigned as head of the Veterans Benefits Administration just in time to avoid being caught in the middle of a scandal. more »»

Give the school model a chance

October 23, 2015 State officials — along with the community in Youngstown — have an opportunity to establish a model for turning around failing schools in Ohio. It should not be thrown away. more »»

Roasts and Toasts

October 22, 2015 (EDITOR’S NOTE: The following are notes and comments by the Journal staff to recognize both the accomplishments and shortcomings of people, officials and groups in our county, state, nation and world. more »»

You can’t reason with Taliban

October 21, 2015 Last week, first lady Michelle Obama took to Twitter to promote her list of “girl power” songs, ranging from “Survivor” to “Girl on Fire. more »»

Feds not paying attention

October 20, 2015 Apparently, federal officials who hand states millions of dollars for charter schools do not pay much attention to what is going on with charter schools in those states. more »»

Less is more for the poor

October 19, 2015 To the jeers of liberals who claim they are merely insensitive to the poor, conservatives have argued for years that simply throwing money at the economically disadvantaged is foolish. more »»

Deer season is upon us

October 18, 2015 Driving around the Columbiana County area this time of the year is becoming increasingly hazardous. It’s getting dark earlier, and deer are on the move, especially along our rural roadways. more »»

WVU should be rewarded

October 17, 2015 A Virginia congressman has an idea that isn’t bad — not bad at all. He thinks West Virginia University ought to be rewarded for helping bring the Volkswagen scandal to light. more »»

Sentencing laws need probed

October 16, 2015 Rejecting all “get tough on crime” initiatives makes no more sense than locking up everyone who breaks the law, no matter how minor their offense. more »»

ODOT light change applauded

October 15, 2015 A change made by the Ohio Department of Transportation may seem like a small thing — unless you’ve ever been driving at night on an ice-covered road and been blinded temporarily by flashing lights o... more »»

Congress should act before Gitmo closes

October 13, 2015 So desperate is President Barack Obama to keep a campaign promise to close the Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detention center that he apparently is prepared to put Americans at risk if that is what it take. more »»

Thugs who use guns should be punished

October 12, 2015 It has become something of a truism among defenders of the Second Amendment: If guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns. more »»

Along for the ride

October 11, 2015 Ohio should not join big cities elsewhere in stifling entrepreneurs, not to mention thousands of state residents who want to earn a few bucks occasionally. more »»

Thank the bringer of news

October 10, 2015 They bring good news and bad news, day in and day out. more »»

Be safe, and stay safe

October 9, 2015 This week is National Fire Prevention Week — a week set aside to review home fire safety procedures. more »»

 
 

 

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