Village looks to rebound from troubling year(s)

Village looks to rebound from troubling year(s)

For the residents of Mount Sterling, to say the last several years have been a challenge would be to understate the stresses and frustrations that the...

December 28th, 2017 |  


Smokin’ Aces Armory clears hurdles to open

Smokin’ Aces Armory clears hurdles to open

On Wednesday, Dec. 20, members of the Madison County Chamber of Commerce joined Chris Hines and Tyler Bonta Lane, owners of the Smokin’ Aces Arm...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Victims’ rights faces new backlash

Victims’ rights faces new backlash

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — After his sister was slain and his mother ran into the accused killer, out on bail, in a grocery store a week later, Califo...

December 26th, 2017 |  



Bobcat sighting grows; some near Madison County

Bobcat sighting grows; some near Madison County

The elusive and once-extirpated bobcat is on the comeback trail in Ohio — making an appearance in places close to Madison County.Anyone who spot...

December 26th, 2017 |  


London council discusses wages and raises

London council discusses wages and raises

Pay raises for London city employees and officials was one of the topics of discussion Thursday night at City Council’s final session of 2017.Mu...

December 25th, 2017 |  


Russell tries to avoid personal questions

London City Council President Joe Russell addressed a larger than usual audience Thursday night in council chambers as part of the last council meetin...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Christmas Express

Christmas Express

All aboard! Engine 351 is set to make her way down the Madison Line all the way from Christmasville (located at the North Pole, of course).Madison Sen...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Plain City book hits shelves

Plain City book hits shelves

During the Christmas Under the Clock event on Dec. 2 in Plain City, the village historical society opened up sales for their recently published book o...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Lovejoy’s Market IGA closes its doors

Lovejoy’s Market IGA closes its doors

In November 2016, The Madison Press ran an article detailing the struggling sales of Lovejoy’s Market IGA in Plain City. Village mayor Darrin La...

December 19th, 2017 |  


West Jeff seeks new police chief

West Jefferson Village Council held its final council meeting of the year on Monday. Although much of the evening’s topics dealt with getting bu...

December 19th, 2017 |