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I want to take a couple minutes to talk about some readers’ concerns about the “Memories of a Former Kid” cartoon that ran a couple weeks back.

It has been a little while since I’ve done one of these. Most of the time we use this space for some of the columnists our readers tell us the…

A couple weeks ago I introduced myself and asked for feedback on what people like about The Country Today and what they’d like to see done dif…

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As the new editor for The Country Today, I have just one thing to say to our readers: Help!

The first rule of road trips is to never embark upon a road trip. At least not one like ours: 10 days and 2,500 miles of tent camping in the n…

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There is much talk today about what’s wrong with our society. That list is pretty long, but the most important cause of problems in our cultur…

Recently, the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage and I were able to take a well-earned vacation. One of our grandsons graduated from high scho…

The Black Rock Desert in Nevada hosts Burning Man every summer on what used to be an ancient lakebed. Anyone who’s been there will tell you it…

His name was Lyndon, pastor to the Liberty Corners Methodist kirk at the corner of County Trunk J and Old Amish Road. I was newly out of the s…

Upon unloading our gear at the Coon Fork County Park campsite, my wife Meredith is reminded that I am still not the seasoned camper I pretend to be.

Controversy surrounding a recently proposed housing development on Lake Hallie prompted me to dig back into a time before there were any homes here.

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We thank you for the article by Larry Scheckel about some of his family of bygone days. It was read with keen interest and we read it more tha…

Many of us older people can’t believe the mess our country is in. There is so much division in our society today. And many people are yelling …