Ohio Cooperative Living

Do skylights mean sky-high energy bills?

Well-placed skylights can brighten rooms that lack daylight. Kitchens and dining rooms cry out for natural light, and lots of folks consider installing skylights to bring that outside world indoors and...

Ohio Icon: Bishop’s Bicycles

Photo by Damaine Vonada Location: Historic downtown Milford near the Little Miami Scenic biking trail. Provenance: After customers kept asking him to make bicycle parts and repairs, blacksmith John...

World record-setter on display at Farm Science Review

Visitors to the Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Education Center at the 2018 Farm Science Review will get to check out the world-record-holding Buckeye Bullet battery-powered vehicle, as well as lots of...

Back to school

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Schools around the state are back in session, and your electric cooperative has some educational opportunities coming up as well. One of...

All-inclusive quick prep dishes

Thai veggie noodles (Photos by Catherine Murray) More and more people are on a restricted diet of some sort these days, but with today’s busy schedules, who has the time to devote to creating tasty meals...

Legacy of a Legend: Remembering Tecumseh

Credit: Getty Images With its tattered seat and uneven slats, the ladderback chair looks rather uncomfortable, but it was pioneer James Galloway's best chair. "Since this was the ‘guest chair,' it's...

On a mission: MMS Aviation

The staff at MMS Aviation, from CEO Phil Maddux on down, is fully funded by donations from hundreds of congregations, individuals, and businesses around the world. In the Christian mission field, it can be...

Just for show

Photo courtesy of Barhorst Belgians Belgians — those big draft horses with gentle dispositions — are beautiful. Just ask brothers George and Ted Barhorst of Fort Loramie. The Barhorst family was...

Ohio’s Prairie Peddler

Photo by Chip Gross North America's prairies once stretched from the foothills of the Rocky Mountains east into western Ohio, a staggering 1 million square miles or more of native grasslands that covered a...

Ohio Icon: Fort Recovery State Museum

Fort Recovery (Photo by Damaine Vonada) Location: In the village of Fort Recovery, the site near the Wabash River where General "Mad" Anthony Wayne ordered the construction of Fort Recovery in...