Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 21 Aug 2014 18:03:57 EDTThu, 21 Aug 2014 18:03:57 EDT an EMA panel the right decision new panel overseeing the Washington County Emergency Management Agency met this week and though there were differences in opinion on a few issues, the members seem to be on the right track.Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTAnother reminder spending needs reduced reminder of the seriousness of the national debt came earlier this summer, when foreign holdings of U.S. Treasury securities topped $6 trillion for the first time in history. Any debt carries with it serious challenge.Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTKeep safety in mind as new school year begins the children in your neighborhood haven't already returned to school, they likely will do so sometime this week, so it's important all of us pay attention to the special hazards and safety issues each new school year brings.Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTChildren deserve all the support they can get's child support guidelines are out of step with most of the rest of the country, with the federal government and the Child Support Guidelines Advisory Council pushing hard for increases in the amount of money collected.Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTOhio needs a plan for Ohio's poor the economy - providing more jobs - is the key to lifting individuals and families out of poverty. That has been made crystal clear during the last several years in Ohio. Ohio's poverty rate, 16.Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT