NEWS


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Do as I say, not as I do
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In the spirit of giving
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Food drive held
Annual free Thanksgiving Dinner planned

Annual free Thanksgiving Dinner planned

Ask the average American what comes to mind when thinking about Thanksgiving and he will probably say food — specifically turkey, dressing and p...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Coffee with Cops set for Sunday

On Sunday afternoon, London residents are encouraged to stop by the First Presbyterian Church and get to know officers from London Police Department. ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


4-H Health Walk event Saturday

The Canaan Pathfinders, a Madison County 4-H club, will be hosting a Community Health and Rock Walk on Saturday in London at the Shelter House at Cowl...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Farm income expected to rise

Farm income expected to rise

COLUMBUS — Even amid lagging profits from corn and soybeans, Ohio farmers have a reason to be optimistic, according to an agricultural economist...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Heartfelt Holidays ready for annual event

Heartfelt Holidays ready for annual event

The Madison Health Foundation’s annual Heartfelt Holidays gala is set for Saturday, Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m. at the Choctaw Lake Lodge, 2875 Oneida D...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Democratic governor candidate to speak in London

The Madison County Democratic Party (MCDP) will welcome Connie Pillich, a Democratic candidate for the Ohio governor race in 2018, to London on Monday...

November 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Geib honored posthumously
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Alder grad earns NCAC award
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1987 Ohio State-Michigan game one of a kind
‘Fans and Flames’ a success

‘Fans and Flames’ a success

Players, coaches and fans of Shekinah Christian School basketball are excited about the start of the 2017-18 season, that was evident Friday, Nov. 17,...

November 21st, 2017 |  


OSU glad Barrett would leave Texas

OSU glad Barrett would leave Texas

COLUMBUS — The story of how Tom Herman convinced Urban Meyer to offer J.T. Barrett a scholarship without either of them seeing Barrett throw a f...

November 21st, 2017 updated: November 21st, 2017. |  


County classic tips off Friday

Four of the five high school girls basketball teams in Madison County will open their season Friday, Nov. 24 at Jonathan Alder in the inaugural Madiso...

November 21st, 2017 |  


NASCAR losing its star power

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — As Kyle Busch walked off the stage following the final race of the year, a NASCAR official told the driver he would see him ne...

November 21st, 2017 |  


Ohio State gets good grades against a bad opponent

Ohio State gets good grades against a bad opponent

A grade card on Ohio State’s 52-14 win over Illinois, a game in which, to use the words of Mike Hart, OSU looked like the big brother and the Il...

November 20th, 2017 |  


WJ grad earns OAC award

WJ grad earns OAC award

WESTERVILLE — Nine Otterbein University football players were named to the 2017 Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) football team Monday morning, hea...

November 20th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Brill babe announcement

Birth Announcement

Jeremiah Sullivan and Brittany Johnson, of Columbus, announce the birth of a son, Jayden Elliott Sullivan, born Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at Grant Hosp...

September 7th, 2017 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Do as I say, not as I do
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The needs of the many

Thanksgiving dinner no place for politics

Can we all just get along on Thanksgiving?That isn’t a rhetorical question over who gets the drumstick, whether oyster dressing or cornbread dre...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Celebrating Universal Children’s Day

Celebrating Universal Children’s Day

The celebration of United Nations’ Universal Children’s Day that was held on Nov. 20 should prompt us to consider the plight of the world&...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Gates gives 50 million ways to re-think the brain

There are a million reasons why our brains are important, so I’m glad that Bill Gates added $50 million to efforts to understand one of the ways...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Life HappensBeing thankful for guilty pleasures

Life HappensBeing thankful for guilty pleasures

From Polka music to Soap Operas … and everywhere in between.We all have them.By definition, a guilty pleasure is “something such as a film...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Daniel talks turkey

Daniel talks turkey

Editor’s Note: Gloria’s husband, Daniel, filled in this week. We’ll hear from Gloria next week.To all of you far and near, a lot of ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Three ways to safely thaw and cook frozen turkey

Three ways to safely thaw and cook frozen turkey

It’s my first time hosting Thanksgiving, but I’m not sure when I should start thawing the turkey or even how to thaw it — what do I ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


BUSINESS


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Updated: 12:01 pm. |    
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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