Threat closes Madison-Plains schools

Threat closes Madison-Plains schools

A threat of violence closed Madison-Plains Local Schools on Monday. However, classes resumed on Tuesday.Dep. Kelly Sparks of the Madison County Sherif...

April 17th, 2018 |  


WJ discusses utilities for possible annex

West Jefferson is growing again.On Monday, village council approved resolutions to annex more than 537 acres in two parcels into the municipality.Both...

April 17th, 2018 updated: April 20th, 2018. |  


Gorman speaks to Democrats

Gorman speaks to Democrats

The Madison County Democratic Party held a meet and greet for Anne Gorman, Democratic candidate for Ohio State House of Representatives for District 7...

April 17th, 2018 |  



Native Plant Symposium at the Procter Center

The Procter Center will host a Native Plant Symposium from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 28.The cost is $20 and will include coffee, snacks and...

April 17th, 2018 |  


First Federal Bank welcomes Oyster

First Federal Bank welcomes Oyster

DEFIANCE — First Federal Bank is pleased to welcome Tim Oyster as a Commercial Lender and Residential Mortgage Consultant for the Columbus area....

April 16th, 2018 |  


A healthy dose of medicine for the soul

A healthy dose of medicine for the soul

A large segment of the human population takes things way too seriously for their own good. The strange anomaly is that most people laugh at the wrong ...

April 13th, 2018 |  


The key is obedience

The key is obedience

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you hear the word, “Obedience?” I think about my mom telling me that I needed to obe...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Bobcat trapping proposed for Ohio

Bobcat trapping proposed for Ohio

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division (DOW) has proposed a limited season running from Nov. 10, 2018 to Jan. 31, 2019 that would ...

April 13th, 2018 |  


London City Schools hold Fine Arts Festival

London City Schools hold Fine Arts Festival

On Saturday, April 7, the combined London Elementary School and London Middle School choirs performed “Here Inside of You,” music by Kary ...

April 13th, 2018 |  


Turner gets 7 years for attack

Turner gets 7 years for attack

A London man was sentenced to seven years in the state penitentiary Thursday morning in the Madison County Court of Common Pleas for a felonious assau...

April 13th, 2018 |