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Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Parking restrictions during events addressed

Editor, Today, the 3rd of August, the town Chamber organized a very nice street sale which appears to be well attended at this point. However, it appears that the police are marking tires. This seems to be a complete contradiction in what we are trying to achieve here.

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Sponsorship of junior golf tournament appreciated

Editor, The Barnesville Golf Parents and Barnesville golfers would like to thank the community for their support in making the 2017 Belmont Hills Junior Golf Tournament a success.

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

A fond farewell

As I write this, I am finishing my last week as editor of the Barnesville Enterprise. As this is being read, I am in the middle of my first week as administrative assistant at the Belmont County Tourism office.

By Cathryn Stanley Editor
Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

COOK'S HUMOR

If you notice any water spots on this page, it's just the sweat rolling off my forehead.

By Carole Branz Wahler
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Aug 16, 2017 12:00 AM

Stress fracture risk high in female runners with low BMIs

When it comes to competitive running, many say the less weight you carry the better. Quite a few runners try to keep their weight down with the assumption that the lighter they are, the faster they will move. After all, who can recall a marathon winner who looked flabby or overweight?

By Dr. Timothy Miller Director Of The Endurance Medicine Program At The Ohio State University Wexner
Aug 9, 2017 12:00 AM

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THANK GOODNESS July is over! In spite of the craziness in the weather and daily news from our nation's capital, there was a lot going on right here.

By Jean Palmer Davies | Lifetime Enterprise Associate
Aug 9, 2017 12:00 AM

Closing of Cardiac Rehab Maintenace Program addressed

Editor, I am writing in regard to the closing of the Cardiac Rehab Maintenance Program held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Barnesville Hospital. I feel it is a disservice to the community and surrounding areas. I had a quadruple bypass in 1997. Since then I have had eight stents.

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

OSBA offers assistance to school board candidates

COLUMBUS -- The Ohio School Boards Association (OSBA) will help school board candidates running for a seat in November understand more about what the role entails.OSBA will offer five regional Board Candidate Workshops in August and September.

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Keeping more of your hard-earned money:

Back-to-school shopping can be tough on families, as you try to stretch every dollar as far as it can go. Clothing, books, pens, notepads it all really starts to add up.

A Guest Column By State Senator Frank Hoagland
Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Airport to receive $126K federal grant

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Last week U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced that the U.S.

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Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

Writer addresses closure of Cardiac Rehab Phase III

Editor: Kudos to the Barnesville Hospital for being a vital and important part of our community. Your staff has saved my life twice. Unfortunately, this letter will also reveal how disappointed I am in your closing of the Cardiac Rehab Phase III program.

Aug 2, 2017 12:00 AM

State Budget: A Checks-and Balances Process

During the final week of June, the end of the last fiscal year, a conference committee of the Ohio House and Senate agreed upon a version of the biennial state operating budget, the spending plan for the state for fiscal years 2018 and 2019.

A Guest Column By State Rep. Andy Thompson
Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

How to get the most from an attorney-client relationship

Q: How is an attorney-client relationship created? A: Generally, persons may consult with and be represented by an attorney whenever they choose. The client is usually responsible for the fees associated with the service.

Jul 26, 2017 12:00 AM

Writer responds to letter on methane rule

Editor, I respond to a letter to the editor in last week's (July 19) Enterprise, "Pruitt Threatening To Eliminate Clean Air Rule", calling for your readers to file comments to the EPA on fracking methane rules.

Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Answers to law questions you may have

Q: Who is responsible for paying the bills of a deceased person? A: The "estate" of the deceased is primarily responsible.

Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

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REUNIONS OF all kinds seem to fill every summer weekend. Last week was a bonanza. Epworth Park Homecoming and Bethesda Festival and the Ohio Hills Folk Festival (called homecoming by locals) are not called reunions, but they serve the same purpose, just as our Pumpkin Festival does.

By Jean Palmer Davies Lifetime Enterprise Associate
Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Pruitt threatening to eliminate clean air rule

Editor, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is threatening to eliminate an important clean air protection rule.

Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

COOK'S HUMOR

I have never denied that I am a fast food junkie. In fact, I proudly admit it. I love fast food. Pizza, Arby's roast beef and French Dip, Kentucky Fried Chicken, pulled pork sandwiches and everything on the Taco Bell menu board. But my bestie of all fast food is a good old hamburger.

By Carole Branz Wahler
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Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

THE WILD SIDE

Sultry summer days practically beg to be enjoyed near the shady edge of a lake. The shade keeps it cool and makes it possible to enjoy birds, dragonflies, butterflies, and fish. One organism that's noticeable in July is a mysterious floating mass of jelly.

By Dr. Scott Shalaway
Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

New John Glenn Institute at The Ohio State University to help elected officials

COLUMBUS -- The late John Glenn's namesake school at The Ohio State University will be home to a new institute aimed at helping elected officials better understand their positions and the importance of civil discourse in public service.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau