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Action — the universal language

Action — the universal language

The United States has seen her share of tragedy lately with all the wild fires burning and Hurricane Harvey which hit Texas and Hurricane Irma which h...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


My sneeze is no gentle breeze

My sneeze is no gentle breeze

It has been days (or has it been years) since I have enjoyed a sneeze free day. The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage told me it is simply that time ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Jonathan Alder Day is this Sunday

Jonathan Alder Day is this Sunday

This Sunday, the Madison County Historical Society will hold its annual Jonathan Alder Day, a festival which allows a look back through time into the ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Robotics take center stage at London School Board

Robotics take center stage at London School Board

The London Middle School Robotics Club was present at the Board of Education meeting for the London City School District Tuesday. Students Jake Belmon...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Madison County Shriners donate to local groups

Madison County Shriners donate to local groups

The Madison County Shrine Club presented Madison County organizations with contributions for their programs Wednesday night. Receiving donations were ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Plain City Four Mile Run/Walk changes location

Plain City Four Mile Run/Walk changes location

Mark Saturday morning, Sept. 23 on your calendar for the annual Plain City Four Mile Run/Walk powered by Schrock Automotive.The Plain City Four Mile R...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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Area teams fight on
Eagles come up short at Fairbanks

Eagles come up short at Fairbanks

What looked like a fast start turned into a long night for the Madison-Plains High School football team in a 35-20 loss to host Fairbanks Friday, Sept...

September 19th, 2017 |  


Meyer focusing on improvement

Meyer focusing on improvement

Ohio State fans have weighed in on where they think the Buckeyes could do better, so what does OSU coach Urban Meyer thinks needs to improve most?Duri...

September 19th, 2017 |  


London mourns the loss of Geib

London mourns the loss of Geib

The London City School District is mourning the loss of 2014 graduate Clayton Geib, who passed away Sunday, Sept. 17.Clayton was the son of the late M...

September 19th, 2017 |  


West Jeff rolls over Cedarville

The West Jefferson High School football team barely broke a sweat Friday in moving to 4-0, as it cruised past host Cedarville 61-14.Senior quarterback...

September 18th, 2017 |  


London JV stops Tanks, 16-8

London JV stops Tanks, 16-8

The London JV football team traveled to Unioto High School Saturday, Sept. 15, and took a 16-8 victory from the Sherman Tanks.Unioto took the opening ...

September 18th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Brill babe announcement
Brill babe announcement

Brill babe announcement

Niki and Ethan Brill of Mount Sterling, announce the birth of a daughter, Ivy Nicole Brill, born at 8:44 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, at Riverside M...

September 4th, 2017 |  


A blank period in creativity

A blank period in creativity

I have always been blessed as a creative person. I have had some down times and they were all part of the entire picture of being creative.This year h...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Birth announcements

JP McFarland and Heather Pierce, of South Charleston, announce the birth of a daughter, Stevie Lynn McFarland, born Wednesday, July 5, 2017, at Madiso...

August 11th, 2017 |  


Birth Announcement

Andrew and Kelsee Seaman, of South Charleston, announce the birth of a son, Kash Spahr Seaman, born Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at Madison Health in London....

August 11th, 2017 |  


Recovery from love lost

Recovery from love lost

You should notice that I said recovering, because I am still very much in the process. I like quiet but not this way. This is a paralyzing quiet. I do...

July 12th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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A half-century and counting
New challenges for local businesses

New challenges for local businesses

Local businesses are the backbone of our economy. They provide critical goods and services, create jobs, and attract more people to our communities. T...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Come home to Pork and Brisket Chili

Come home to Pork and Brisket Chili

Quick. What does fall mean to you?As one who leans in the “Pollyanna” direction, I try to look forward to what fall has to offer instead o...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Fall offers more than just pumpkins

Fall offers more than just pumpkins

I know that autumn is a great time to buy pumpkins, but I’m not so sure what other produce is in season in the fall. Any ideas?Fall is a good ti...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


The Yoders go camping

The Yoders go camping

First of all, our thoughts and prayers are with those devastated by the hurricanes of the past few weeks. I’ll share some of my thoughts on that...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Action — the universal language

Action — the universal language

The United States has seen her share of tragedy lately with all the wild fires burning and Hurricane Harvey which hit Texas and Hurricane Irma which h...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


My sneeze is no gentle breeze

My sneeze is no gentle breeze

It has been days (or has it been years) since I have enjoyed a sneeze free day. The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage told me it is simply that time ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 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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