Madison Press- RSS Feed Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:30:11 EST 1800 Man dies in I-70 hit and run A Cincinnati-area man was fatally struck by a vehicle in a hit and run on Interstate 70 in Madison County early Tuesday morning. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:26:33 EST Man dies in hit and run A Cincinnati-area man was fatally struck by a vehicle in a hit and run on Interstate 70 in Madison County early Tuesday morning. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:16:32 EST London earns respect in loss Sometimes victories can occur even when the numbers on the scoreboard tell otherwise. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:41:31 EST County wrestlers shine at sectionals The high school wrestling season has come to an end for all but a handful of Madison County high school athletes. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:36:35 EST Swick delivers last-second victory District tournament wins are hard to come by, especially when you're a lower seeded team. But the 19th-seeded Jonathan Alder boys basketball team found a way to get one as it knocked off No. 15 Heath Saturday, Feb. 28 by the score of 42-40 in... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:31:34 EST ‘Just plain Ted’ If Ted Strickland's life and career represent anything, it's a lesson in perseverance. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:21:34 EST 4-H: ‘To make it better’ Madison County commissioners signed a proclamation Monday proclaiming March 8-14 as 4-H Week in Madison County. From left, seated: Matt Edgington, president of the 4-H committee, Will Huntington, Cloverbud, Deetra Huntington, key leader and advisor,... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:16:34 EST Madison County sheriff’s reports EDITOR'S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.Sunday, Feb. 8 Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:16:32 EST Long-time 4-H educator leaving A long-time Madison County agriculture and 4-H educator is moving west.But not too far. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:06:36 EST Blighted properties demolished under program More than 14,600 blighted properties around Ohio have been demolished in the past two years under a program aimed at benefiting areas affected by foreclosures, according to the state's attorney general. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:06:34 EST Humane society still recovering As Betty Peyton watched the surveillance video of the burglars who ransacked the local humane society last month, she couldn't help but laugh watching them chuck the safe out the door onto the sidewalk. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 18:06:33 EST Do you want to build a snowman? At left, this 14-foot-tall snowman was made on Sunday in Plain City by Quentin Yutzy, Alan Gingerich, Jb Miller, and Trent Miller. The group also posted a time-lapse video on YouTube of themselves making the snow masterpiece. Top right, Jaclyn Lewis... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:46:33 EST Car ruptures gas line A gas leak which created the big noise early Sunday morning along state Route 665 just outside London has been repaired. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:41:31 EST Indians’ Kluber rises quickly to become star AL pitcher GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Corey Kluber was suddenly on a roster of baseball immortality. It was all so surreal, almost overwhelming. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:01:31 EST Masons give to Norwood’s book fair The Brothers of Madison Lodge 221 F&AM of West Jefferson have donated $300 to Norwood Elementary School in West Jefferson. The money will be spent on books for underprivileged students at Norwood's Scholastic Book Fair. The Masons have been... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:36:33 EST Drain line problems? What is in the drain lines in your house? Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:31:42 EST Craig a member of Alpha Phi ASHLAND — Cassandra Craig, of Orient, is a member of Alpha Phi at Ashland University. Craig is majoring in biology. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:26:31 EST Verizon donates to LES teachers Pierce Newland, right, manager of the Verizon Store in London, presented London Elementary School teachers a box of “goodies” last week to help them in their classrooms. Front row from left are: Jennifer Bailey, Erin Karshner, Aaron Hursh... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:31:35 EST High School Schedule Tuesday, March 3Girls basketballNo. 10 Madison-Plains vs. No. 3 Liberty Union in D-III Central District Tournament at TBA, 7 p.m.Thursday, March 5 Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:01:33 EST 2,200 concealed carry licenses issued in ‘14 More than 2,200 concealed carry licenses were issued or renewed last year in Madison County, according to information released this week by the Ohio Attorney General's Office. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:26:33 EST