Madison Press- RSS Feed Fri, 1 Aug 2014 07:33:14 EST 1800 Thoma and Riley unite in marriage Kara Christine Thoma and Jason Allen Riley, both of Grove City, were united in marriage at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, in the St. John's Lutheran Church in Sidney. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Be The Church to take place Aug. 10 On Sunday, Aug. 10, Plain City will again celebrate its annual Be The Church Sunday. Of course we are called to be the church every day. This outward sign is a witness and an opportunity. The many service projects will witness to the compassion of the... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 50th wedding anniversary to be celebrated Frank and Doris Dixon will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Monday, Aug. 18.They were married in 1964 at the Methodist Church in Mount Sterling. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Births Tracy Underwood Jr. and Ashlie Taylor, of Columbus, announce the birth of a daughter, Chloe Jayne Underwood, born Monday, July 14, 2014, at Madison County Hospital in London. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Manziel battling playbook, Hoyer in first NFL camp BEREA, Ohio — Johnny Manziel has quickly learned his college days — on the field anyway — are over. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Man charged with dumping body remains in jail One of two Columbus-area men charged with dumping the lifeless body of London resident Jordyn L. Hollingsworth in a ditch in early July remains behind bars. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Just how good is the guarantee? It broke. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Things I have learned in my lifetime In celebrating my recent birthday, I found myself caught up in a case of nostalgia. I never imagined I would really get this old. Not that I am old, mind you, but I have reached the point in life I never thought I would when I was younger. Had I known... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST McClelland ‘going home’ The spacious room was clearly in take-apart status. A bookshelf stood empty, but boxes, stacked nearby were filled with volumes. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Feedback invited on health department’s emergency response plans One week after the Sept. 11, 2001 al-Qaeda terrorist attacks, letters with anthrax powder were mailed to several news outlets and two U.S. Senators' offices. These bioterrorist acts killed five people and made 17 others sick. They made thousands... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST 100 Years Ago With Charlie Miller July 31, 1914Madison County Democrat — Dr. W. L. Olney has purchased the property of Supt. E. L. Porter on Center Street and will move to same in the near future. (Dr. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Big Ten sets sights on powerful Ohio State CHICAGO — For just a moment it was a different Urban Meyer. He was agitated and a little uncertain. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sharing the experience A clean blank sheet of paper. A place to put down your thoughts. Some fear the blank page or the white canvas of a painter. But if you are a basically creative person, you don't fear much, you just jump in and see what kind of mess you can make. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST London Gridiron Club holds fundraiser The fledgling London Football Gridiron Club held its second fundraiser, a golf outing and pig roast at the National Road Golf Course near West Jefferson, on Saturday, July 19. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Quarter midgets create giant appetites A racing event held in London last weekend had a positive effect on local restaurants, owners reported this week. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tibbals back at LoCI New London Correctional Institution warden Terry Tibbals is glad to be back. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cruisin’ Plain City The 12th annual Plain City Classic Car Cruise-In, presented by Bob Chapman Ford, is returning to the village streets with a new date. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cat returns home two years after disappearance Calleigh the Cat is back on her Arbuckle Road porch, following a two-year absence that's a mystery to her owners - the Downing family. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Methodist Church rummage, bake sales next weekend The First United Methodist Church in London is holding its rummage sale and bake sale fundraiser Aug. 7 to 9.The sale will be held in the church's basement. The address s 52 N. Main Street. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Upcoming events at Hurt/Battelle Memorial Library Upcoming events at the Hurt/Battelle Memorial Library: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST