Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:37:51 EST 1800 Letter: Who will be managing your city? http://madison-press.com/news/opinion/152979631/Who-will-be-managing-your-city (Editor's note: The deadline to submit a letter to the editor in reference to the May 5 primary election is April 29.)Dear Editor, Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:31:32 EST Accused computer thief charged http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153022760/Accused-computer-thief-charged A Springfield man was arraigned in Madison County Common Pleas Court Monday for ordering 38 computers through the technology company Apple with a fake email address, and picking them up from FedEx in West Jefferson. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 21:16:31 EST Hunters prepare for Ohio’s 2015 Wild Turkey Season http://madison-press.com/news/news/152981068/Hunters-prepare-for-Ohios-2015-Wild-Turkey-Season For many hunters, spring in Ohio brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio's annual hunt of this popular game bird begins. The 2015 Ohio spring hunting season opens Monday, April 20, with the youth wild turkey season on... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:41:31 EST Widener talks community health centers, Medicaid http://madison-press.com/news/news/152932021/Widener-talks-community-health-centers-Medicaid COLUMBUS — State Senator Chris Widener (R-Springfield) participated in a forum on Monday, April 13 with central Ohio health industry leaders to explore the future of Ohio community health centers within the context of state Medicaid... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:56:32 EST Plain City burglars plead guilty http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153023412/Plain-City-burglars-plead-guilty Two Columbus men pleaded guilty Monday to burglarizing at least one Plain City home in January. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:51:35 EST WJ cheerleaders honored http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153022305/WJ-cheerleaders-honored Madison County commissioners on Monday recognized the achievement of the West Jefferson High School competition cheer squad. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:51:33 EST Spring game draws record crowd http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153014778/Spring-game-draws-record-crowd COLUMBUS — Ohio State is coming off an exciting run to the national championship and the upcoming season promises to be exciting, too.But Saturday's spring football game? Not so much. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:46:35 EST Sheriff’s association opposes concealed carry legislation http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/152982585/Sheriffs-association-opposes-concealed-carry-legislation What would happen if an Ohioan was allowed to carry a concealed weapon without the requirement of the mandatory application, licensing and training now in place by law? Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:46:31 EST Alder picks up wins at Wendy’s http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153014943/Alder-picks-up-wins-at-Wendys Most hard-working Americans look forward to the weekend so they can relax and enjoy the fact that they don't have to get out of bed and go to work. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:41:37 EST WJ, JA catch fire on baseball diamond http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153015268/WJ-JA-catch-fire-on-baseball-diamond There's not a Madison County high school baseball team dominating competition right now, but a handful of teams are starting to play good ball just as squads hit the second half of the season. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:41:36 EST Madison-Plains High School announces honor roll http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153012764/Madison-Plains-High-School-announces-honor-roll The following students from Madison-Plains High School have achieved honor roll and merit honor roll for the second nine weeks of the 2014-15 school year: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:32:15 EST A fairer and simpler tax code http://madison-press.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/153011671/A-fairer-and-simpler-tax-code Tax day is no fun. If you are like Jane and me, for the past few weeks you have scattered papers across your kitchen table, scrambled to find important tax documents, reviewed files, and tracked down charitable contributions. A lot of people also... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:47 EST Shekinah seniors make international trip to Ecuador http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/152954389/Shekinah-seniors-make-international-trip-to-Ecuador Nine seniors and two adult chaperones from Shekinah Christian School recently visited Ecuador. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:45 EST London Middle School announces honor roll http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153012628/London-Middle-School-announces-honor-roll The following students from London Middle School have been named to the honor roll and merit honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2014-15 school year: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:44 EST Daugherty is a 2015 Juried Student Art Exhibition winner at Ashland University http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153012494/Daugherty-is-a-2015-Juried-Student-Art-Exhibition-winner-at-Ashland-University ASHLAND — Emma Daugherty, of West Jefferson, is a 2015 Juried Student Art Exhibition winner at Ashland University, the university has announced.Daugherty is majoring in commercial art. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:43 EST Norwood hosting parent information night http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153000709/Norwood-hosting-parent-information-night Norwood Elementary School, 899 Norwood Drive, West Jefferson, will hold a parent information night at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 4 for all families who have a student entering kindergarten by Aug. 1, 2015 for the school year of 2015-2016. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:43 EST High School Schedule http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153013626/High-School-Schedule Tuesday, April 21BaseballBerne Union at Shekinah Christian, 5 p.m.SoftballWest Jefferson at Big Walnut, 5:15 p.m. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:31:31 EST Wittenberg students recognized at 2015 Honors Convocation http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153012414/Wittenberg-students-recognized-at-2015-Honors-Convocation SPRINGFIELD — Concluding a day-long celebration of the liberal arts at Wittenberg University, the campus community celebrated the achievements of students and faculty members at the annual Honors Convocation, held Friday, April 10, in Weaver... Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:36:32 EST Tolles prom royalty crowned http://madison-press.com/news/news/152953635/Tolles-prom-royalty-crowned Tolles Career & Technical Center held its annual prom on Saturday, April 11 in the Brian O'Mara Auditorium with the theme “Through The Looking Glass.” Students chosen as members of the prom court included front row from left: Tolles... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:41:32 EST Honor Roll http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/152871300/Honor-Roll The following London High School students have achieved merit honor roll and honor roll for the first third nine weeks of the 2014-15 school year: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:06:31 EST