Hope collapses

When we first read of an injured worker in a town about an hour and a half southwest of Columbus, we were hopeful. After all, the story of a partial trench collapse last Tuesday began with hopeful news: emergency workers were on the Hillsboro scene within 60 seconds....

A day and a lesson to remember

Rutland is a small Ohio village about 100 miles southeast of Columbus. The U.S. Census Bureau says just 393 people live in the pastoral setting. The quiet, rural life there was on a day long ago ripped open and blasted apart; a day that serves as a reminder of why...