Commissioners approve DD levy

The Madison County Commissioners approved a request by the county Board of Developmental Disabilities to place their 1.00 millage levy on the May gene...

January 22nd, 2018 |  


Inmate assaulted in Tri-County

Inmate assaulted in Tri-County

Billy Lee Seagraves, who recently turned down a deal of 20 years in the state penitentiary in exchange for a guilty plea on an attempted murder charge...

January 22nd, 2018 |  


Mayor happy with snow job

London Mayor Patrick Closser thanked the city’s street department for all of the hard work and long hours put in clearing snow from the streets ...

January 19th, 2018 |  



Madison-Plains BOE reaches decision

Madison-Plains BOE reaches decision

After two days of meetings with both members of the community and the school board, the Madison-Plains school district has reached a possible solution...

January 19th, 2018 |  


Implant used to treat opioid addiction

A former West Jefferson family made national news in late December with their story of combating the trials of opioid addiction.In November, Jordan De...

January 19th, 2018 |  


CAUV reform, necessary changes

CAUV reform, necessary changes

Landowners learned about the 2017 Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) reform at Beck’s Hybrids in London, Thursday, Jan. 18. Changes focus on ...

January 18th, 2018 updated: January 18th, 2018. |  


Williamson named Madison Press Editor

Williamson named Madison Press Editor

Michael Williamson has been named Editor of The Madison Press.“We’re looking forward to having Mike on board as the new Editor,” sai...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Shooter declines plea deal

Shooter declines plea deal

Billy L. Seagraves, 31, of Springfield, appeared in Madison County Common Pleas Court Thursday morning for a formal pretrial accompanied by his legal ...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Farmers face fast paced technology

Farmers face fast paced technology

On Jan. 11, at Beck’s Hybrids in London, Madison County farmers spoke on the subject of farmers facing fast paced technology. They also have man...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Council tables discussion

The West Jefferson Village Council met for their first meeting of 2018 on Monday night. Newly elected member of the fourth ward, Howard Wade, took his...

January 16th, 2018 |