Madison County schools close on Friday

Nearly 200 schools across the state closed Friday due to varying weather conditions and of the 200, including all of the Madison County districts.Many...

January 5th, 2018 updated: January 5th, 2018. |  


Woman pleads in traffic stop, assault case

Woman pleads in traffic stop, assault case

A Columbus woman pleaded guilty to two felony counts in Madison Common Pleas Court Thursday morning.Roselle Irene Mishkind, of Columbus, was originall...

January 4th, 2018 |  


As the old year fades, so does my memory

As the old year fades, so does my memory

Memory is a very tricky thing, at least for me it is. Looking back over a year’s span of activity, my memory seems to pick and choose what it re...

January 4th, 2018 |  


A brand new year — a faithful God

A brand new year — a faithful God

I really like the scripture Romans 8:28 that says “We know that all things work together for good, to those who love the Lord.” But if we ...

January 4th, 2018 |  


West Jeff community leader Rudy Denes passes away

West Jeff community leader Rudy Denes passes away

Former Jefferson Township trustee, Farm Bureau member, West Jefferson community leader and business owner Rudolph E. “Rudy” Denes, 79, die...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Heavy damage in London house fire

Heavy damage in London house fire

The home of a London man caught fire Tuesday afternoon.The house, 163 Western Ave., is owned by Butch Scott, who was not only the owner, but the sole ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Cold causes Plain City water main break

Cold causes Plain City water main break

A crew of village workers was sent to the location of a water main break in Plain City Tuesday night. The extreme temperatures, ranging from sub-zero ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Madison County in a deep freeze

Madison County in a deep freeze

The first full week of the new year started Monday and with it came the bitter cold of a winter season seemingly absent in recent years. The week also...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


‘Nite Owl Theatre’ in London New Year’s Eve

‘Nite Owl Theatre’ in London New Year’s Eve

London’s State Theater hosted another installment of the ongoing “Nite Owl Theatre” productions on New Year’s Eve. The night&#...

January 1st, 2018 |  


New Year’s Eve shooting incident leaves man dead, woman fighting for her life

MECHANICSBURG — A domestic shooting incident at 9815 Loveless Road in southeast Champaign County’s Goshen Township on Sunday afternoon lef...

January 1st, 2018 |