Madison Press- RSS Feed Tue, 23 Sep 2014 06:22:16 EST 1800 Roof repair to cost $10,200$10200 Madison County commissioners on Monday approved an estimate for some repair work to be performed on the Madison County Courthouse. The amount is $10,200. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:11:13 EST Pass defense not only OSU question vs. UC COLUMBUS — When the first question about how Ohio State's often-maligned pass defense will hold up against Cincinnati quarterback Gunner Kiel and his receivers on Saturday was asked a few minutes into Urban Meyer's press conference... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:04:10 EST What’d you say, honey? Not so long ago I wrote a column about how my parents, during my formative years, often said I was hard-headed. They, of course, were talking about my mental state of mind. But it very well could have applied to the physical version, too. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:00:04 EST Bird’s the word Unlike many others who have the European hobby of racing homing pigeons, Steve Pronai isn't retired.Far from it. Pronai is the Madison County prosecutor — an elected job which keeps him pretty busy. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:48:16 EST Kasich coming to London Oct. 3 Ohio's governor will be in London during the coming weeks.Governor John Kasich will appear from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3 at the party's county headquarters, 60 W. High St. Doors will open at noon. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:47:08 EST Raiders JV tops Kenton Ridge The London JV Red Raiders hosted the Kenton Ridge Cougars Saturday morning, Sept. 20 at Bowlus Field and came away with a rewarding 12-6 victory. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:28:22 EST (No heading) Tuesday, Sept. 23Boys golfNo. 7 London in D-II sectional tournament at Oakhaven Golf Course, 9 a.m. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:25:15 EST JA, WJ boys pick up wins The Jonathan Alder boys soccer team bounced back from a disappointing loss with a strong victory over Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference foe Pleasant Thursday, Sept. 18. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:23:16 EST Kimbler leads London to victory When opposing coaches and teams sit down to prepare to play the London girls soccer (3-3-2) team you can bet the first name that comes to their mouths is that of Red Raiders standout Ally Kimbler. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:21:17 EST Drug bust suspect pleads guilty A London woman will face up to 15 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of drug trafficking, burglary and theft. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:38:11 EST London hosts Little Cheerleaders clinic The London High School and London Middle School cheerleaders sponsored a “Little Cheerleaders” clinic the week of Sept. 8. There were more than 80 participants in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. The cheerleaders were taught jumps,... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:31:29 EST Meade named Rotary student of the month Sara Luci Meade, a senior at London High School, is the London Rotary Student of the Month for September. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:31:25 EST McClellan receives ROTC scholarship Levi M. McClellan, of London, has received an Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) scholarship to attend Ohio University. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:31:20 EST Education news Students namedto Dean's List Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:31:17 EST Daugherty running for Ashland University cross country ASHLAND — Emma Daugherty, of West Jefferson, is a member of the women's cross country team at Ashland University. Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:50:16 EST Tolles set to host Career Connection Conference Tolles Career & Technical Center will host its first annual Career Connections Conference from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 23 to address the growing need of providing students and families with increased career exploration and planning... Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:31:12 EST London falls short, 38-30 When the London High School football team visited Columbus Academy Friday, Sept. 19, both teams were looking to bounce back from lopsided losses in their previous games. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:49:05 EST MP defeats Raiders The London and Madison-Plains Middle School golf teams finished their home schedule Thursday, Sept. 18, at National Road Golf Course in a close dual match. Madison-Plains defeated the Red Raiders 189-191. Hayden Mitchell of London was the match... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:35:09 EST Pleasant tops JA in shootout Football fans saw a shootout at Jonathan Alder High School Friday night when unbeaten Marion Pleasant came to town.The Pioneers rallied multiple times in the game, but fell just short of the upset, falling 57-50. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:23:08 EST Eagles are golden at West Jeff Shiver me timbers! Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:14:07 EST