Madison Press- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:26:44 EST 1800 No school recommended for unvaccinated kids http://madison-press.com/news/health/4501217/No-school-recommended-for-unvaccinated-kids COLUMBUS — Central Ohio officials are warning that children without mumps vaccinations might have to miss weeks of school if an outbreak of the illness hits classrooms. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tolles’ turf and landscape students compete nationally http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural-news_education/4495364/Tolles-turf-and-landscape-students-compete-nationally Tolles Career & Technical Center's Sports Turf and Landscape Management students recently competed at two events—the National Collegiate Landscape competition at Colorado State University and the Ohio FFA State Nursery and Landscape... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Jeffers powers Golden Eagles to first baseball victory http://madison-press.com/news/sports/4484053/Jeffers-powers-Golden-Eagles-to-first-baseball-victory There's nothing like playing a heated rival to bring out your very best. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST NCAA urges schools to discuss pitfalls of unions http://madison-press.com/news/sports/4487883/NCAA-urges-schools-to-discuss-pitfalls-of-unions INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA contends that unionization by college athletes could lead to fewer scholarships and championships as well as a drop in academic support and career counseling. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST London Middle School musicians excel http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news_education/4472781/London-Middle-School-musicians-excel Several London Middle School vocal and instrumental students attended the Ohio Music Education Association solo and ensemble contest on Saturday, April 5, held at Westland High School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Jesus lived in a police state http://madison-press.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/4480692/Jesus-lived-in-a-police-state “There is no evidence that Jesus himself openly advocated violent actions. But he was certainly no pacifist. “Do not think that I have come to bring peace on earth. I have not come to bring peace, but the sword.” (Matthew 10:34 |... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tolles partnering with Jonathan Alder Jr. High http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/4482376/Tolles-partnering-with-Jonathan-Alder-Jr.-High Jonathan Alder Junior High School will partner with Tolles Career & Technical Center next year to offer classes in engineering, manufacturing and information technology, following action by the Alder board of education on Monday, April... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Save your quarters http://madison-press.com/news/announcements/4467903/Save-your-quarters The Run for Hope team will host a quarter auction from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at the West Jefferson United Methodist Church, 36 S. Center St., West Jefferson.Food will be available, including brisket sandwiches. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Births http://madison-press.com/news/births/4477202/Births Roderick C. Pounds Jr. and Saebra L. Cox, of London, announce the birth of a son, Royal Cashmere Pounds, born Thursday, March 27, 2014, at Madison County Hospital in London. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Jonathan Alder rolls past Heath, stays undefeated http://madison-press.com/news/sports/4473377/Jonathan-Alder-rolls-past-Heath-stays-undefeated With nearly every key member of the team back from a team that advanced all the way to the Division II state championship game last spring, expectations surrounding the Jonathan Alder baseball team were extremely high this spring. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Madison-Plains tops defending state champion http://madison-press.com/news/sports/4471540/Madison-Plains-tops-defending-state-champion The Madison-Plains softball team was winless as of Wednesday, April 9, that's no longer the case after a strong weekend showing by the Golden Eagles. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Green jacket and golden moment for Bubba Watson http://madison-press.com/news/sports/4476915/Green-jacket-and-golden-moment-for-Bubba-Watson AUGUSTA, Ga. — For all the crazy stunts Bubba Watson does for fun, the green jacket was off limits. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST More farms seek easements http://madison-press.com/news/news/4470397/More-farms-seek-easements The commissioners approved Monday, April 14 the next set of applicants in the county's agricultural easement purchase program for 2014, as recommended by Julia Cumming, of the soil and water district. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse http://madison-press.com/news/news/4476486/Study:-Snack-might-help-avoid-fight-with-spouse WASHINGTON — A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Proposal calls for new strategies on autism http://madison-press.com/news/health/4476703/Proposal-calls-for-new-strategies-on-autism BOSTON — A bill that would establish a state autism commission and proposes other strategies for addressing the needs of the growing number of children diagnosed with the disorder is expected to come up for a vote in the Massachusetts House of... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Troopers seize meth, marijuana during traffic stop http://madison-press.com/news/home_top/4473128/Troopers-seize-meth-marijuana-during-traffic-stop A routine traffic stop along Interstate 70 led to the discovery of a number of illegal substances. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Grove City man sentenced in corpse abuse case http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/4457800/Grove-City-man-sentenced-in-corpse-abuse-case Tye Fannin said fear and panic led him to dump the lifeless body of Bridget Blaney, 33, in a Mt. Sterling-area driveway last November. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Singing the prasises of State Champions http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-sports/4155311/Singing-the-prasises-of-State-Champions A real reason to celebrate. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Life near the Mexican border http://madison-press.com/news/opinion/3955841/Life-near-the-Mexican-border “You have no rights here!” barked a U.S. Border Patrol agent to a resident of Arivaca, Arizona who was passing through a Customs and Border Protection checkpoint 23 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Letter to the editor http://madison-press.com/news/letters/4148412/Letter-to-the-editor Recognizing our outstanding JA volunteersTo the editor: Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST