Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:11:23 EST 1800 Arnett Howard closes out concert series http://madison-press.com/news/news/50040224/Arnett-Howard-closes-out-concert-series Columbus Jazz artist, Arnett Howard will play at the London Public Library at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, July 25 as the concert series comes to an end for the year. Howard will thrill the audience with his high energy and multi-facetted performance... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST National Night Out returns to West Jeff http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50046706/National-Night-Out-returns-to-West-Jeff The Village of West Jefferson is expanding its participation in a national program that tries to build neighborhood camaraderie and crime prevention awareness. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ShockBox helmet sensors in at Madison-Plains http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50044383/ShockBox-helmet-sensors-in-at-Madison-Plains The quarterback shouts signals to his teammates so they know the play called. There's another signal which will come from the heads of the Madison-Plains football players this season, and it will be sent to the sidelines. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Major drug sweep http://madison-press.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/50041145/Major-drug-sweep Rain wasn't the only thing coming down in Madison County on Wednesday morning. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Birthday and anniversary to be celebrated http://madison-press.com/news/birthdays/50040107/Birthday-and-anniversary-to-be-celebrated The family of RJ (Rollan) and Paula Lynn are hosting a celebration for RJ's 80th birthday and his and Paula's 50th wedding anniversary. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Jefferson Homemakers study forgiveness http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-local_features/50039979/West-Jefferson-Homemakers-study-forgiveness The West Jefferson Homemakers met at the home of Connie Little for their July meeting. Attending were Irene Yates, Liz Harper, Joanne Thomas, Blair Wooddell, Wanda Parks, Sue McDowell, Nancy McNabb and Joann Feen. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Counting down to football http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-sports/50035713/Counting-down-to-football Front from left, senior Seth Jones and junior Hayden Thompson; at back, junior Zane Foucht and senior Ben Martin take time out from the London Football Summer Camp to point out the countdown time until the London vs. Urbana home opener for the Red... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Introspective views http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/50040128/Introspective-views Looking inside ourselves for a fresh view of the outside, we all make up our own worlds. How we see things, how we feel about the things we see. The trouble is that we don't let others into our worlds. They are private. We do not want others to... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST London Public Library events http://madison-press.com/news/news/50040251/London-Public-Library-events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Major drug sweep http://madison-press.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/341145/Major-drug-sweep Rain wasn't the only thing coming down in Madison County on Wednesday morning. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 100 Years Ago With Charlie Miller http://madison-press.com/news/news-opinion_columns/340050/100-Years-Ago-With-Charlie-Miller July 24, 1914Madison County Democrat — Mrs. Daniel Priest of Columbus, was called here by the sickness of her aunt, Mrs. James Chambers. (Daniel Priest had a cooper (barrel making)... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Circleville man identified as victim at Deer Creek http://madison-press.com/news/news/333380/Circleville-man-identified-as-victim-at-Deer-Creek The man who died on Monday at Deer Creek Lake has been identified. He is John M. White of Circleville. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Births http://madison-press.com/news/births/337237/Births Ruth Valencia, of Washington Court House, announces the birth of a son, Kaden Leovardo Valencia, born Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Madison County Hospital in London.He weighed 10 pounds 1.2 ounces. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Veteran pleads guilty to assault, fleeing http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/329997/Veteran-pleads-guilty-to-assault-fleeing A disabled military veteran who led authorities on a high-speed chase along westbound U.S. Route 40 last year pleaded guilty this week to fleeing and assault charges. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Clock tower shot at moment in time http://madison-press.com/news/news/328995/Clock-tower-shot-at-moment-in-time Madison County commissioners Paul Gross, left, and David Dhume, and Reagan Gross stand with a limited edition photograph of the clock tower of the Madison County clock tower. The photo, the ninth of 20 printed, is signed by the photographer, Hermann... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Meet me in the middle http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/329455/Meet-me-in-the-middle Bethany Feustel, left, of Delaware, and her Wright State University chum, Anna Talbert, of Kettering, found a spot in London to meet, have lunch (at Ronetti's) and take a walk on the Prairie Grass Trail on Tuesday. Feustel said after looking up... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Burglary ‘fence’ sentenced to community control http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/325475/Burglary-fence-sentenced-to-community-control The former Urbana woman who acted as a “fence” for a burglary ring that included her 20-year-old daughter was sentenced to two years of community control on Tuesday. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Humane Society offering reward for vandalized mailbox http://madison-press.com/news/news/326764/Humane-Society-offering-reward-for-vandalized-mailbox The Humane Society of Madison County (HSMC) is offering a reward of $300 for information leading to arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalizing the organization's mailbox. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Allstate Exteriors gives to Rockin’ on the Run http://madison-press.com/news/news/331004/Allstate-Exteriors-gives-to-Rockin-on-the-Run Allstate Exteriors served as a “Hero Donor” and recently donated $2,500 to Rockin' on the Run. Present for the check presentation were, from left, Rockin' on the Run members Dodie Winebrenner and Erica Beathard, vice president... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Old-fashioned baseball http://madison-press.com/news/localsports/329741/Old-fashioned-baseball The first baseman of the Plain City Dutchmans awaits the ball at first base during an old-fashioned game of baseball against the Ohio Village Muffins, held Friday in Plain City in conjunction with the Miami Valley Steam Threshers... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST