NEWS


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One vehicle fatal crash in Madison County
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Tour of Life adoption event
Grange building demolished

Grange building demolished

The Grange Building at the Madison County fairgrounds was demolished on Thursday and crews began the clean-up process this week. After pulling the plu...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Sheriff’s Office to hold ‘Drug Take-Back Day’

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office will hold its annual “Drug Take-Back Day” on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the S...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Musical Ruth

Musical Ruth

London High School senior Ruth Peart presented a free vocal recital Saturday, April 14 in the school’s Joyce Hildebrand Auditorium. Close to 200...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Suicide prevention training sessions at LCS

London City Schools (LCS) will be hosting a mental health symptoms and suicide prevention information and training session from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Artists honored

Artists honored

London City Schools Board Member Donovan Cooper is flanked by London High School seniors Emily Davis, left, and Cassie Anders during student achieveme...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Buffalo wings may be on the plate for London

London would be the perfect place to open a Buffalo Wings and Rings franchise it was announced at the London City Council meeting Thursday evening.The...

April 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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County teams hit the skids
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Mid-season challenges
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Christmas in April
First Responders vs. Special Olympians III

First Responders vs. Special Olympians III

On Thursday, April 26, members of London’s Police and Fire Departments will take on Madison County’s Special Olympians in a volleyball gam...

April 24th, 2018 |  


High School Schedule

Thursday, April 26SoftballGreenon at West Jefferson, 5 p.m.Urbana at Jonathan Alder, 5:15 p.m.Madison-Plains at Worthington Christian, 5:15 p.m.Baseba...

April 24th, 2018 |  


LHS baseball stays hot

LHS baseball stays hot

The London High School varsity baseball team continues to find ways to win games.The Red Raiders (10-3, 4-1 in Mid-State League Ohio Division) plated ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Eagles win streak continues

Eagles win streak continues

Madison-Plains High School baseball coach Zach Durban is making the most of its opportunities.The Golden Eagles (6-4, 3-3 in Ohio Heritage Conference ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Former OSU coach Bruce dies at 87

COLUMBUS — Earle Bruce embraced the difficult task of following his mentor, Woody Hayes, as Ohio State’s head football coach. In his later...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Day helps OWU softball sweep Oberlin

Day helps OWU softball sweep Oberlin

Senior catcher Erin Ferguson (Greenwich, Conn.) drove in 2 runs to tie the Ohio Wesleyan career record in the opener, and freshman second baseman Nico...

April 20th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Community Calendar

Tuesday, April 3• Village of Mount Sterling Finance, 3 p.m., town hall, 1 S. London St., Mt. Sterling.• London City Parks and Recreation C...

April 2nd, 2018 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

March 22, 1918The Madison Press — The Women’s Foreign Missionary Society of the West Jefferson M. E. Church met at the home of Mrs. W. M....

March 21st, 2018 |  


Deer Creek Daisies celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

Deer Creek Daisies celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

The Deer Creek Daisies celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by visiting Back-En-Thyme Flower Shop. As the members arrived, they were greeted and directe...

March 21st, 2018 |  


Community Calendar

Monday, March 19• Madison County Metropolitan Park Board, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Madison County courthouse, 1 N. Main St., London.• Madison Soil...

March 17th, 2018 |  


Doc’s going to worry

Doc’s going to worry

Doc was just getting up to leave the philosophy counter as Herb walked in. Herb was grinning and flexing muscles and had the look of eagles in his eye...

March 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Land annexation a concern

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Brands should be paying you
Remembering Barbara Bush and Robin

Remembering Barbara Bush and Robin

Only two women were both wife to a president and mother to a president. One was Abigail Adams, who died 200 years ago, Oct. 28, 1818; the other was Ba...

April 20th, 2018 |  


No place else I’d rather be

No place else I’d rather be

As you sat there last Monday morning, looking at the layer of snow on the ground in front of you and realizing Easter was behind you, everyone would h...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Honoring the honorable

Honoring the honorable

It is a flight several decades in the making.London’s Fred Parrott is very proud of being a United States Marine veteran.And well he should be &...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Take steps to prepare for disaster

Take steps to prepare for disaster

Now that it is officially tornado season and our area has already had one touch down, it’s time to review our family and workplace emergency pla...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Adapting old favorites to new tastes

Adapting old favorites to new tastes

My son, Daniel, was an omnivore for the first three decades of his life. He consumed his share of meat products (and maybe someone else’s share ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s family grows again

Gloria’s family grows again

It was Saturday morning, the children and I were all eager to have daddy home for the day. After breakfast and family devotions Daniel headed out to d...

April 20th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing

Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual golf outing at the London Country Club.The fundraiser, held June 9, raised more than $...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 15th, 2016. |  


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 |  


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