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Priest celebrates 40 years
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On to better things
A life altering discovery: Mothers are not fathers

A life altering discovery: Mothers are not fathers

Celebrating another “Mother’s Day” gave opportunity to reflect on the influence and importance of mothers in our society today. I th...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Davis named Rotary’s May SOTM

Davis named Rotary’s May SOTM

London High School Senior Emily Davis is the May Rotary Student of the Month.Students are selected by London High School administration based on the f...

May 19th, 2018 |  


LHS students to play Carnegie Hall

LHS students to play Carnegie Hall

Two London High School musicians will soon perform on the world’s stage.Freshman Noah Hopkins and sophomore Cory Crum have been invited, as part...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Madison Health wins award for third consecutive year

Madison Health wins award for third consecutive year

For the third consecutive year, Madison Health has been awarded a Top Workplaces honor by Columbus C.E.O. Magazine. The Top Workplaces lists are based...

May 19th, 2018 |  


London looking to cut ties with MCEMD

London looking to cut ties with MCEMD

London property owners may be in for some good news come November.At Thursday’s city council meeting Monda, mayor Patrick Closser announced that...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Pack arraigned for aggravated robbery

Pack arraigned for aggravated robbery

A former London man was arraigned in the Madison County Court of Common Pleas Wednesday morning for a robbery perpetrated at the Sunoco One Stop in Lo...

May 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Pioneer power surge
LABC prepares for next 50 years

LABC prepares for next 50 years

The golden age of baseball.Many things of significance happened in the summer of 1968.Detroit Tigers pitcher Denny McLain won 31 games on the mound.Fu...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Coil making improbable leap

Coil making improbable leap

There’s a huge jump from being on the football field at Madison-Plains High School and playing in the Southeastern Conference.But that’s t...

May 18th, 2018 |  


West Jeff comes up short

West Jeff comes up short

DELAWARE — All good things must come to an end.That reality hit home for members of the West Jefferson High School baseball team.One of the very...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Mixed results in district semifinals

LEWIS CENTER — District semifinal day for area high school softball and baseball teams was postponed due to weather Tuesday. Some teams had to w...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Rain stops dist. semifinals

Rain stops dist. semifinals

Mother Nature remains undefeated.Tornado warnings and heaving rain in Central Ohio threw a wrench into plans of playing high school Central District t...

May 15th, 2018 |  


Kaltenbach earns All-OAC Honor

Kaltenbach earns All-OAC Honor

BEREA — Baldwin Wallace University baseball student-athlete Trent Kaltenbach (Plain City/Jonathan Alder High School) is one of six players to be...

May 15th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Birth Announcements

Jason and Kara Riley, of Grove City, announce the birth of a son, Greyson J. Riley, born Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at Mount Carmel East in Columbus.He ...

May 4th, 2018 |  


Birth Announcement

Grant and Carly Toepfer-Gaver, of Toledo, announces the birth of a daughter, Leona Olive Toepfer-Gaver. She was born at 8:17 a.m. Friday, March 30, 20...

April 24th, 2018 |  


Birth Announcements

Valeriy Yarulin and Liliya Yarulina, of Mt. Sterling, announce the birth of a daughter, Milana Valeria Yarulina, born Friday, March 30, 2018, at Madis...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Birth Announcements

Douglas Maxwell and Megan Ann Elizabeth Smith, of Springfield, announce the birth of a daughter, Phoebe Elaine Smith, born Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at ...

April 17th, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Strengthening the VA
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The dangers of debt
The age of petty tyrannies

The age of petty tyrannies

We labor today under the weight of countless tyrannies, large and small, carried out in the name of the national good by an elite class of government ...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Do you need encouraged?

Do you need encouraged?

“How are you doing?” No, be honest with yourself and with me when I ask you that question, “How are you doing?” Many times, wh...

May 19th, 2018 |  


A life altering discovery: Mothers are not fathers

A life altering discovery: Mothers are not fathers

Celebrating another “Mother’s Day” gave opportunity to reflect on the influence and importance of mothers in our society today. I th...

May 19th, 2018 |  


FDA warns adults to keep kids away from liquid nicotine

FDA warns adults to keep kids away from liquid nicotine

My son found an e-cigarette strawberry flavored nicotine pack and almost drank it thinking that it was some kind of candy. Luckily I stopped him in ti...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Shopping in bulk sometimes a good thing

Shopping in bulk sometimes a good thing

How often do you shop at a “big box” store? My children have memberships in two different warehouse stores, Costco and Sam’s Club. I...

May 19th, 2018 |  


Gloria’s wedding memories

Gloria’s wedding memories

Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I read this entry from my personal di...

May 19th, 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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