Madison Press- RSS Feed Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:16:11 EST 1800 Help available for those struggling to heat homes Those struggling with winter heating bills may apply for the the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP), which begins Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 and will run through March 31, 2015. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:58:05 EST London Public Library events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:14 EST Fundraiser nets $28K for hog barn$28K-for-hog-barn Thanks to an outpouring of community support, the 2014 fundraiser known as the “Fun”raiser hosted by the Madison County Junior Fair Sale Committee has been deemed a success. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:26:09 EST LCS board approves recommendations The following recommendations were approved at the London City School Board meeting Tuesday night: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:16:07 EST ‘Haunted in Ohio’ Have you ever walked into a dark room and felt a cold chill down your spine, even in the sweltering heat of summer, or heard mysterious noises like the sound of footsteps in the dead of the night? Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:14:14 EST Madison County sheriff’s reports Saturday, Oct. 11 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:46:09 EST Nobody is as good as their selfie I must confess I am not up to date with the latest technical gizmos. So much technology is around today that I believe most people have really lost their identity. I do not think they will soon recover. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:15 EST The Marriage Supper of the Lamb Are you going? You say, “going where?” And I say, “To the wedding?” Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:14 EST Upcoming church events • Madison Mills Church, 9100 Madison Road, Washington Court House, is having a spaghetti supper from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. Adults are $7, children $3 and 12 and under are free. Eat-in or carryout. Menu includes spaghetti and... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:13 EST Rape suspect’s case will go to trial A London man charged with multiple counts of rape will go to jury trial, his attorney said Thursday. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:37:09 EST LCS superintendent: Income tax renewal is ‘pivotal’ Residents in the London City Schools district are being asked to renew the district's 1 percent income tax, a source of revenue the superintendent says is pivotal to the district's finance needs. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:47:06 EST 911 system levy on the ballot Few people will doubt the value of the 911 emergency call system. Such a valuable system does, however, does have a cost. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:40:11 EST Pleasant-Darby-Union cemetery seeks levy The Pleasant-Darby Union Cemetery District is seeking a one-mill tax levy for maintenance, operation and equipment. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:34:10 EST Early voting ‘on par’ Early voting is on pace, but perhaps a little on the light side, the county's top elections official reported Wednesday. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:48:17 EST Two vie for seat on State Board of Education For 10th District Representative on the State Board of Education, voters will chose from Michael Kinnamon and Ron Rudduck. The 17-county district includes Madison, Clark and parts of Pickaway counties and stretches south to... Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:40:17 EST Hurt/Battelle library seeks renewal Books are on the ballot in West Jefferson.The Hurt/Battelle Memorial Library is seeking renewal of a tax levy passed in 2009. The levy is projected to generate $279,000 per year. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:39:11 EST Pleasant Valley Fire levy up for renewal On this November's ballot, Plain City and surrounding neighborhoods will be asked to fund the Pleasant Valley Joint Fire District (PVJFD) with a 10 mill replacement levy. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:38:12 EST Midway voters asked to approve 3-mill levy Residents in the Village of Midway will vote on a three-mill levy to be used for the village's current expenses on the Nov. 4 ballot. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:36:03 EST ‘Essential’ levies on ballot in Solon, Fairfield Twp. Both the Village of South Solon and Fairfield Township have “essential” levies on the ballot next week. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:35:09 EST Local cemeteries seek levies Levies to support two Madison County cemeteries are on the ballot.Paint Township and Pleasant-Darby Union Cemetery District are seeking levies for maintenance, operation and equipment. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:33:08 EST