NEWS


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Patrol identifies victims from State Fair accident
Drug mailer gets prison

Drug mailer gets prison

A Columbus man will be going to prison for mailing his imprisoned brother prescription opiates.Aaron Chitison, 31, of Columbus, was sentenced to 12 mo...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Online tickets on sale for Farm Science Review

Online tickets on sale for Farm Science Review

Tickets for the 2017 Farm Science Review, a three-day agricultural trade show Sept. 19-21 at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London are now ava...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Boyuk’s artwork displayed at the U.S. Capitol Building

Boyuk’s artwork displayed at the U.S. Capitol Building

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Cassidy Boyuk recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to see her artwork displayed in the halls of the U.S. Capitol building. B...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Preschool screening for new students

Preschool screening for new students

Norwood Elementary School, 899 Norwood Drive, West Jefferson, is having a preschool screening for new students who are interested in enrolling in the ...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Bushman graduates from basic military training

Bushman graduates from basic military training

U.S. Air Force Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Morgan R. Bushman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San An...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Former Mount Sterling Clerk pleads guily

Former Mount Sterling Clerk pleads guily

Mount Sterling’s former clerk has accepted a plea deal from the prosecution over theft in office charges.Bonnie Liff, 58, pleaded guilty to coun...

July 24th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Junior golf camp finale
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Ohio State counting on ‘old-timers’

New NCAA practice rule kicks in

The two-a-day football practices that coaches once used to toughen up their teams and cram for the start of the season are going the way of tear-away ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Big Ten notebook: Game against Ohio State ‘biggest home opener’ in Indiana football history

Big Ten notebook: Game against Ohio State ‘biggest home opener’ in Indiana football history

CHICAGO — Indiana coach Tom Allen says Ohio State’s Aug. 31 trip to Bloomington to play the Hoosiers will be “the biggest home opene...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Sierra Lin Fauver Scholarship Fund Golf Outing

Sierra Lin Fauver Scholarship Fund Golf Outing

The 10th annual Golf Outing and Silent Auction to benefit The Sierra Lin Fauver Scholarship Fund for Teen Driving & Education (a 501c 3 nonprofit)...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Tigers kick past Kroger

Tigers kick past Kroger

I get a kick out of you.In the history of recess, there may not be a more widely-loved game than kickball. From preschool on up, children have logged ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Football officiating classes coming

Classes for football officiating will be coming up in the London and Mount Sterling area on Tuesdays and Thursdays.For additional information call Kei...

July 25th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Recovery from love lost

Birth Announcements

Lisa Jones, of Logan, announces the birth of a son, Liam James Lee Jones, born Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at Madison Health in London.He weighed 8 pound...

June 26th, 2017 updated: June 27th, 2017. |  


Birth announcement

Brooke and Charles Foor, of West Jefferson, announce the birth of a daughter, Olivia Paige, born on Wednesday, June 4, 2017 at Memorial Health in Mary...

June 19th, 2017 |  


Deputy saves life just hours after training

Deputy saves life just hours after training

May 24 was no ordinary day for Madison County Sheriff’s Deputy Justin Roberts. It was a day he will remember for the rest of his life.Deputy Rob...

June 19th, 2017 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

June 15, 1917Madison County Democrat — Miss Lucy Booth leaves on Monday for Oxford, Ohio, where she will attend the summer school. Miss Booth ha...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Birth announcement

Wes and Grace Deyo, of Plain City, announce the birth of a son, Ezekiel Ralph Deyo, born Friday, May 19, 2017, at Dublin Methodist Hospital in Dublin....

June 10th, 2017 |  


So much to learn and share

So much to learn and share

I still have so much to learn.It’s not just about life and death. I still have much to learn about my art. I’m an old beginner who is stil...

June 8th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Free health care event for Madison Countians

Free health care event for Madison Countians

Madison County Public Health is joining forces with the Ohio National Guard to provide a day of free health care for everyone in Madison County. On Sa...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Hey kid, get off my lawn

Hey kid, get off my lawn

When did I become “that guy?” You know, the curmudgeonly old dude grumping at just about anyone, about nearly anything. Did I suddenly wak...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Bigotry has no place in our courts

Bigotry has no place in our courts

Last week, I took to the Senate Floor to shine a light on the president’s nominee to join the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, John K. Bush. This m...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Save on your summer road trip adventure

Save on your summer road trip adventure

Are you packing up your car and hitting the road this summer? You’re not alone. According to a survey conducted by American Automobile Associati...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Making a difference by combating the heroin epidemic

Making a difference by combating the heroin epidemic

The Great Lakes are known for their beautiful coastlines and great fishing and boating. In fact, Lake Erie is Ohio’s number one tourist destinat...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Investing in research is a bipartisan goal

Investing in research is a bipartisan goal

I recently had the opportunity to meet with some Americans whose lives have been forever changed by cancer. A group of constituents from the 15th Dist...

July 24th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing
Plain City Druggist hires new manager

Plain City Druggist hires new manager

Plain City Druggist has hired a new pharmacy manager.Jennifer Provost grew up in Indianapolis, but considers herself a full fledged Buckeye since her ...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” — Walt DisneyOn April 12, a section in the...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Loving Care hosting spring dinner & auction

Loving Care hosting spring dinner & auction

Loving Care Hospice and Home Health’s Annual Spring Dinner and Auction “Your Greatest Adventure” will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, M...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

It’s a golden event! The 50th annual Madison Health Auxiliary Bake-Nic is set for Friday, May 6 at various locations throughout the county.Curre...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Two Plain City pharmacists were recently recognized for their combined 100 years of service to the practice of pharmacy.Registered Pharmacists Robert ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Chamber of commerce seeks board members

Chamber of commerce seeks board members

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is seeking individuals to join its board of directors.There are currently two open seats on the board.“We...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


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