Madison-Plains emergency levy fails

Madison-Plains emergency levy fails

The ballots are cast for the August Special election for Madison-Plains Emergency Levy.The initiative appears to have been voted down at press time wi...

August 8th, 2017 |  


MP asks for levy renewal

MP asks for levy renewal

Another levy initiative is coming to Madison-Plains this November.During a special meeting Monday, the board approved renewing the district’s Pe...

August 8th, 2017 |  


West Jeff approves grant

West Jeff approves grant

West Jefferson will have several educational programs for the rest of the fall and next summer, thanks to a grant.On Monday, the village approved appr...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Two in custody after barn break in

Two in custody after barn break in

Two out of four suspects are now in custody after breaking into a barn on July 31 belonging to Keith Languell of London.Investigating the case is Lt. ...

August 8th, 2017 |  


With changing climate, farmers should prepare

With changing climate, farmers should prepare

Climate change may trigger images of polar bears falling off melting ice slabs in the Arctic, but the changes are relevant for Ohio farmers as well.&#...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Going head-to-head

Going head-to-head

Madison County rivals West Jefferson, left, and London met each other for the first scrimmage of the season Tuesday at London High School. Both the ho...

August 8th, 2017 |  


London festival a great success

London festival a great success

It was bopping weekend in London for the annual Rib and Jazz Festival, with almost 10,000 pounds of food sold and hours of jazz enjoyed by scores of p...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Madison County Business Week: Building Mt. Sterling

Madison County Business Week: Building Mt. Sterling

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the final part in a series of articles on economic development and growth in Madison County.When you enter the village of...

August 7th, 2017 |  


London Rib Fest begins

London Rib Fest begins

With unusually harsh rains being the norm for the last several weekends, it appears London’s getting a reprieve just in time for the Rib and Jaz...

August 4th, 2017 |  


MaCI to donate produce

MaCI to donate produce

Harvest-time has arrived for the inmates and workers at the Madison Correctional Institute (MaCI). Inside the grounds, nearly 45 inmates are working t...

August 4th, 2017 |