NEWS


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H.E.L.P. House Coat Drive
Fighting back against diabetes

Fighting back against diabetes

Madison County Commissioner David Hunter had a revelation at the London Rotary Club meeting Sept. 28.The guests at that meeting were Elizabeth Douglas...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Mt. Sterling council votes on motion to terminate village administrator

Mount Sterling Village Council voted Monday night on a motion to terminate the contract of village administrator John Martin. The vote was 3-2 in favo...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 12th, 2017. |  


Deadline nears for election questionnaires

Madison County candidates running for contested offices in the Nov. 7 general election were recently sent by email or mail candidate questionnaires by...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 12th, 2017. |  


MCHS director asks for salary

Madison County Historical Society Director Nancy Dever spoke with passion about the work the organization is doing and its benefits to the community, ...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


London board hears of possible testing changes

London board hears of possible testing changes

Nick Owens, a member of the Ohio Board of Education’s 10th District, informed the London Board of Education members that they are in talks about...

October 11th, 2017 updated: October 11th, 2017. |  


SPORTS


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London JV shuts out Ready
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Silver Knights slay Raiders
Holland’s season ends at district

Holland’s season ends at district

Jonathan Alder senior Mikayla Holland came up short in her Division II Central District tournament match against Columbus Academy freshman Lauren Mott...

October 16th, 2017 |  


WJ, Alder keep playoff hopes alive

Both the Jonathan Alder and West Jefferson football teams won Week 8 clashes and remain in contention for league titles and state playoff spots.West J...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Vallery leads Eagles to win

Vallery leads Eagles to win

SPRINGFIELD — One of the best things about a road trip to Greenon High School is the fact the campus is not far from Young’s Jersey Dairy....

October 13th, 2017 |  


OSU could push ‘Huskers over the edge

OSU could push ‘Huskers over the edge

This is the 25th football season since the Big Ten first expanded beyond 10 teams but held on to its traditional name by bringing Penn State into the ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


High School Schedule

Saturday, Oct. 14Cross CountryLondon at MSL Championships at London, 10:20 a.m.Madison-Plains at OHC Championships at Cedarville, 9:30 a.m.Jonathan Al...

October 13th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Brill babe announcement

Birth Announcements

Matthew Perigo and Tess Bennett, of London, announce the birth of a daughter, Darby Jo Perigo, born Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at Madison Health in London...

September 5th, 2017 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Men and sexual assault
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We are asking for it
Life Happens:Thirty years? Inconceivable

Life Happens:Thirty years? Inconceivable

Revisiting a wish come true.Many things were happening in 1987.In the world of music, U2 had just released their classic album (for the youngsters in ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Glazed apple pie and asking the Amish Cook

Glazed apple pie and asking the Amish Cook

Editor’s Note: Having traveled to Amish communities across the USA, the issue of electricity varies widely and is often misunderstood by the gen...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Eating placenta after birth not recommended

Eating placenta after birth not recommended

I’ve heard that consuming your placenta after giving birth can help new mothers with postpartum depression and ease pain. Is that true?The place...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Home is where the heart is

Home is where the heart is

It’s been said, and often repeated, that home is where you go when you have no other place to go and they have to take you in. Of course, that a...

October 13th, 2017 |  


No more excuses: You need a flu vaccine

No more excuses: You need a flu vaccine

Even healthy people need a flu vaccine.Influenza (flu) is a contagious disease which can lead to serious illness, including pneumonia. Even healthy pe...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Why I am suspicious of all yard sales

Why I am suspicious of all yard sales

One of the passions that I really do not have is going to yard sales. The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage is another story.It is my sincere belief ...

October 12th, 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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