State criticized for pot consultant’s drug conviction

COLUMBUS (AP) — The state faced criticism Wednesday for hiring a consultant with a drug conviction to help select Ohio’s medical marijuana...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Troopers seize 92 pounds of marijuana in Madison County

Troopers seize 92 pounds of marijuana in Madison County

DEERCREEK TOWNSHIP — Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers have filed felony drug charges against a Minnesota man after a traffic stop Tuesday morn...

December 6th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Cordray pledges to run government ‘the Ohio way’

Cordray pledges to run government ‘the Ohio way’

GROVE CITY — Former consumer watchdog Richard Cordray said Tuesday that he will focus his campaign for governor on improving the lives of Ohio&#...

December 5th, 2017 |  



West Jeff Christmas in the Park this weekend

West Jeff Christmas in the Park this weekend

West Jefferson is getting in the holiday spirit with its 22nd Annual Christmas in the Park. It will be held Friday, Dec. 8, Saturday, Dec. 9, and Sund...

December 5th, 2017 updated: December 6th, 2017. |  


Sheriff’s Office investigating Union County shooting

Sheriff’s Office investigating Union County shooting

On Thursday, Nov. 30, at approximately 9:02 a.m., the Union County Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 call reporting a person on the ground next ...

December 1st, 2017 |  


London Elementary remembers principal with Dollars for Daniels

London Elementary remembers principal with Dollars for Daniels

During the month of October, the students and staff at London Elementary School (LES) collected donations for the annual Pink Out for breast cancer aw...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Black Friday always results in red Monday

Black Friday always results in red Monday

I’m not sure who come up with this term “Black Friday” but I am definitely not for it. To me, Black Friday is rather devious and I k...

November 30th, 2017 |  


You can’t believe everything you read

You can’t believe everything you read

A few years ago, with the “magic” of the check-in button on Facebook, I “checked in to” Cancun, Mexico. A few hours later, I c...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Scaggs remembered for service to county

Scaggs remembered for service to county

Retired Madison County Emergency Medical District (EMD) Chief Jay Scaggs died Wednesday at the age of 69. Scaggs was a prominent figure in Madison Cou...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Mt. Sterling Christmas events planned

The Village of Mount Sterling will be celebrating the holiday season with a three-day event starting Friday night. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. with th...

November 30th, 2017 |