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Sharon Myers, president of the Wiliam Wetmore Chapter of Daughters of the War of 1812, stands next to new grave markers honoring War of 1812 veterans buried at the Old Tallmadge Cemetery. (PaulTople/Akron Beacon Journal)
Your favorite newspaper recently published a lengthy story saying Ohio Gov. John Kasich wants to bury the name “Rust Belt,” the less-than-flattering term routinely invoked to describe the states in our region.