Family gatherings, picnics and fireworks. Today people from all across our country will celebrate Independence Day. We hope that you will take a moment and reflect on how our great nation came to be and remember the sacrifices that many have made to make today possible.
On Saturday, May the 14 the 24th year of the nationwide "Stamp Out Hunger Letter Carriers Food Drive" was completed. It was a large success across the nation and in Miami County.
Justice Antonin Scalia was the first sitting Supreme Court Justice that I was able to remember by name. Unlike the passing of other government leaders, when I heard the news of his death I was affected deeply. This absence on the bench of the highest court in this land is immediately obvious, I fear we have slid oh so far from our humble beginnings to recover without another Nino.