Columnist Trish Berg reminds women to find joy in their journey and see each moment as a gift from God. She is author and co-author to four books and a nationally recognized speaker. She and her husband, Mike, are blessed with four children and live on a cattle farm in North central Ohio. View Columns
Todd Colucy has a passion for helping people succeed with their personal finances. With his background that of a CPA and being a Dave Ramsey certified budget counselor, Todd brings years of experience, passion and commitment to winning with money. He learned that money, no matter if you have a little or a lot, needs to be told where to go. If not, most of the time it simply disappears with little if anything to show for it. View Columns
Stephany Craig helps her readers unclutter their lives with practical steps for personal, professional, and spiritual benefits. For Craig, clearing clutter is more about thriving instead of being weighed down by all the stuff of life that distracts, so getting organized is just the starting point for anything we want to accomplish. When she is not writing or editing, her husband, three teenagers, and numerous pets give her plenty to write about. View Columns
Melodie Davis is a writer and producer for Third Way Cafe. She is married and the mother of three children. She is the author of Why Didn't I Just Raise Radishes? and seven other books. Her syndicated column, Another Way appears in publications in both the U.S. and Canada. Another Way is a weekly column on family life, values, and spirituality. View Columns
Mike Dewey is a native Ohioan who has written a weekly column for 20 years. A Notre Dame graduate, he's won writing awards, but what matters more to him is touching readers' hearts, sharing moments of insight and confusion, seeking to connect over that thin wire of common experience, confessing failures and reveling in the celebration of life. He and his wife, Kay, have lived in North Carolina for 10 years. View Columns
Martha Filipic is a writer and editor with Ohio State University's College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences. A journalist by training, Filipic ensures accuracy by having each column reviewed by a registered dietitian, professional nutritionist or food scientist (depending on the topic) from Ohio State. Go Bucks! View Columns
Robert Fenn, an Elyria, native, has been with the Social Security Administration since September 1999. Robert was promoted to Public Affairs Specialist, June 2008 for the Downtown Akron Social Security office. Robert is married with two daughters. Robert majored inInterpersonal and Public Communications at the University of Akron. View Columns
Brooks Harris treasures the history behind objects of any kind and over the years, he has become quite the antiques aficionado. In his free time, Brooks visits auctions and each week, he shares stories about some of the unique items he comes across, as well as the going rates for some of the more common collectibles found in the area. View Columns
Kyle Snyder, born in Millersburg, has had Cerebral Palsy since birth. He is a graduate from West Holmes High School, where he was a member of the West Holmes quiz team. Kyle has always been the type of person who thrives on wanting to see others do their best in life, and believes that his Cerebral Palsy gives him insight on how to help people overcome obstacles in life. When he isn't writing, he loves to bike, fish, and spend time with his family, whom he loves very much. View Columns
A lifelong resident of Holmes County, Missy's world is larger than the view off her front porch. With a keen eye for uncovering worthwhile junk, she has sifted and sorted through the thrift stores and garage sales of the area. Missy is a wife of twenty years to Antonio, and mom to three lovely and irreverent teenagers. Any given day you'll find her screaming at her kids soccer games and simply loving the life she's been given. View Columns
Rob Hovis is an investment representative for Edward Jones of Millersburg. Hovis is a member of several civic and professional organizations, including the National Association of Securities Dealers, The Ohio State University Alumni Association, the Rotary and Lions Clubs of Millersburg, and the Holmes County Chamber of Commerce. He attends Millersburg United Methodist Church. View Columns
Tami Lange says all she wants out of life is a Diet Coke and a "Law & Order" marathon, but finds that life often interrupts her fantasy. A product of a fine North Lawrence, Ohio upbringing, she enjoys her roles as wife to Husband, mama to The Nipper, retired minister's daughter and a supporter of all (well, almost all) things Wooster. View Columns
Jim Miller is a contributor to the NBC Today show and author of The Savvy Senior book. Each week Savvy Senior provides informations on a wide variety of topics, such as: health and wellness, retirement planning, senior products and technology, programs and services for the elderly, senior legal issues, Social Security and Medicare, caregiving, travel, employment, volunteerism, end-of-life planning and more. View Columns
Amber Rice Miller has lived in Baltic her entire life and the last six years has been married to her wonderful husband Michael. She is a stay at home Mom and together they have three young, beautiful, ornery sons: A.J, Grady and Braxton. Amber enjoys playing volleyball, golf, reading and gardening. Her real passion is Jesus and telling others about His love and the wonderful work He did for us all on the cross. View Columns
Daphne Ross has been writing her column Country Cupboard for 17 years. She lives in Plain Township, on five acres of God's country with her husband of 30 years, Ronni, college-graduate daughter April, and Triway/WCSCC senior Mason. First published at age 13, her love of writing faithfully continues every week, with another column for The Bargain Hunter family. View Columns
Bruce Stambaugh writes about nature, weather, hobbies and people, often using personal experiences. Much to their dismay, he also writes about his family. He uses humor and pathos when he can't think of anything else to include. Bruce has won the Ohio Newspaper Association's Osman Hooper original column award, third place, and writes a weather column for Farming Magazine. He is a retired educator, retired volunteer firefighter/EMT, community activist, husband, father, grandfather, brother and favorite, though modest, son. He lives with his wife in an equally modest home built on an Amish farm in Saltcreek Twp., Holmes Co., Ohio. View Columns
Teri Stein loves to look for the humorous and amazing moments that happen in everyday life. She has been writing since the 5th grade and became the self proclaimed Queen of Cut and Paste with the advent of the personal computer. She also enjoys camping, hiking, walking, reading, cooking, and spending time with her husband, Joe, and their cats. View Columns
Darla Stitzlein is a strong believer in life-long learning and wants to inspire others of all ages to continue to learn new things. She grew up in the family restaurant business at Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio and began working in Holmes County after graduating from the Ohio State University. She likes tackling new outdoor adventures every year, traveling with her husband Skip, sharing time with family and friends, and horseback riding. She is a member of the Millersburg Rotary Club, Holmes County Chamber of Commerce, and Holmes County Horseman's Council. She serves as Executive Director of the Holmes County Education Foundation. View Columns
Kyle Valentini lives and gardens in the village of Parral, in Tuscarawas County, with a family that includes daughter Francesca and an assortment of overly domesticated and spoiled pets of both the four and two legged variety. She serves on the Parral Village Council. She is an avid supporter of the arts in addition to being an artist herself. She is excited to be sharing her love of gardening and her approaches to it with our readers and anyone else who may be interested. View Columns
With one husband, two sons, two dogs, and one parrot, Karen Wilson finds adventure in every day. With her crew, she enjoys hiking, biking, photography, gardening, learning and traveling. Through her writing, Karen endeavors to help other moms and families organize their time and homes so they too can savor life together. View Columns
Dick Farrell gives advice to graduates.
Dick Farrell appreciates suggestions from his readers for future topics...
Dick Farrell says times have certainly changed, including the job market,...