NEWS


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Halloween events planned
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H.E.L.P. House Coat Drive

Mt. Sterling meets Monday to discuss vote, funds

A special meeting has been called for the Village of Mount Sterling on Monday, Oct. 16 at 2 p.m. Village solicitor Mark Pitstick said Friday that the ...

October 13th, 2017 |  


Octoberfest: Pumpkins, patriotism, politics

Octoberfest: Pumpkins, patriotism, politics

Pumpkins, politics and patriotism filled the Coughlin Community Center and Eby Arena at the Madison County Fairgrounds on Thursday. The Republican Cen...

October 13th, 2017 |  


H.E.L.P. House Coat Drive

H.E.L.P. House Coat Drive

The H.EL.P. House, located at 122 E. Center St. in London, is planning its next outreach to prepare for the winter months ahead.Many of the H.E.L.P. H...

October 12th, 2017 |  


Do you appreciate your pastor?

Do you appreciate your pastor?

On Tuesday, Beth and I enjoyed the fellowship of about 70 other pastors from the area as guests of Loving Care Hospice and Home Health’s Second ...

October 12th, 2017 |  


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 |  


SPORTS


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London JV shuts out Ready
London JV shuts out Ready

London JV shuts out Ready

The London Red Raiders JV football team hosted the Ready Silver Knights on Saturday, Oct. 14, and defeated them 28-0.The teams were scoreless in the f...

October 16th, 2017 |  


High School Schedule

Tuesday, Oct. 17VolleyballNo. 15 Madison Christian at No. 14 West Jefferson in D-III district tourney, 6 p.m.No. 21 Madison-Plains at No. 2 Fairbanks ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


PSU ranked No. 2 behind ’Bama

Penn State has climbed to No. 2 in The Associated Press College football poll behind unanimous No. 1 Alabama after a wild weekend of upsets gave the T...

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 |  


Silver Knights slay Raiders

Silver Knights slay Raiders

COLUMBUS — They call football a game of inches and nothing illustrated that better than Friday’s game between London, 7-1, and Bishop Read...

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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