Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:33:36 EST 1800 Online voter registration support desired http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153154502/Online-voter-registration-support-desired It's secure, it's cost efficient and 20 states have already put into practice.It is online voter registration. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:26:31 EST Baked steak dinner prep http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153162515/Baked-steak-dinner-prep Many hands provide the essentials of the baked steak dinner, a semi-annual, much-anticipated event, held by the First United Methodist Church of London. This afternoon, beginning at 4 p.m., a hungry person can sample these folks' handiwork at... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:21:36 EST Passing the baton http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153155508/Passing-the-baton London High School freshman Kennedy Fellure, left, receives the handoff from sophomore Jessie Thompson as part of the girls 4x20-meter relay during a track meet held Thursday, April 23 at Logan Elm High School. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:16:35 EST Applying Pressure http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153155463/Applying-Pressure Jonathan Alder senior Troy Caldwell (77) chases down a quarterback during the 70h annual Ohio High School Football Coaches Association North-South small school all-star game played at Dayton's Welcome Stadium Saturday, April 25. Caldwell, an... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:16:34 EST Cavs move on, maybe without Love and Smith http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153156640/Cavs-move-on-maybe-without-Love-and-Smith CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers are bruised, not beaten or broken. Their playoff run ambles on amid uncertainty and a heaping dose of anxiety. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:11:32 EST WJ man imprisoned for drug possession http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153153850/WJ-man-imprisoned-for-drug-possession A West Jefferson man was sentenced to eight months in prison Monday in Madison County Common Pleas Court for possessing heroin in a vehicle with a 6-year-old and 14-year-old. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:01:32 EST St. Patrick announces honor roll http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132792/St.-Patrick-announces-honor-roll The following students from St. Patrick School achieved honor roll status the third nine weeks for the 2014-15 school year: Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:46:40 EST New pathway to knowledge http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153155231/New-pathway-to-knowledge Workers with Jay-Car Construction, of Mount Sterling, smooth out freshly poured concrete Monday morning on the pathway in front of the London Public Library. The library will receive new steps, pathway, sidewalk squares and energy-efficient light,... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:36:31 EST Source of botulism cases likely was potato salad http://madison-press.com/news/apnews/153161903/Source-of-botulism-cases-likely-was-potato-salad LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:31:33 EST Possession suspect tries to withdraw guilty plea http://madison-press.com/news/home_top/153155833/Possession-suspect-tries-to-withdraw-guilty-plea A hearing will be held to determine whether a West Jefferson man can withdraw his previously-entered guilty plea, after he complained about his attorney during his sentencing hearing Monday in Madison County Common Pleas Court. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:31:31 EST High School Schedule http://madison-press.com/news/sports/153147280/High-School-Schedule Tuesday, April 28BaseballBishop Ready at West Jefferson, 5 p.m.Delaware Christian at Shekinah Christian, 5 p.m.Softball Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:01:33 EST Files earns Distinguished Scholar Award http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132618/Files-earns-Distinguished-Scholar-Award NEW CONCORD — Elizabeth Files, of Plain City, earned a Distinguished Scholar Award at Muskingum University's Scholarship Recognition Day, held Friday, April 10 on the campus in New Concord. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:41:33 EST Earth Day held at Kiser Lake State Park http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153131933/Earth-Day-held-at-Kiser-Lake-State-Park One thousand second-grade students from schools in Madison and Champaign counties attended the first Earth Day Project event at Kiser Lake State Park on Earth Day, April 22. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:40 EST April Roughriders of the Month http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132414/April-Roughriders-of-the-Month Norwood Elementary School in West Jefferson has announced the April Roughriders of the Month. The students displaying the virtue of “Strive for excellence” received a certificate, a spirit stick, a certificate to Frisch's and ate... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:38 EST Tolles National Technical Honor Society http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132245/Tolles-National-Technical-Honor-Society Tolles Career & Technical Center inducted 27 students into its chapter of the National Technical Honor Society (NTHS) and honored former instructor Carol Reed as an honorary member during the annual induction ceremony. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:36 EST Rose to receive nursing degree http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132991/Rose-to-receive-nursing-degree Lindsay Irene Rose is a candidate for the degree of Bachelor of Science in Nursing with Honors from Mount Carmel College of Nursing at noon on Saturday, May 9 at the Grove City Church of the Nazarene. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:35 EST London teacher recognized by state treasurer http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153083869/London-teacher-recognized-by-state-treasurer A London City Schools educator has been recognized by the Ohio treasurer's office for her commitment to financial literacy education. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:34 EST Montoney inducted into Phi Kappa Phi honor society http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153132114/Montoney-inducted-into-Phi-Kappa-Phi-honor-society BATON ROUGE, La. — Connie Montoney, of Orient, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:31:33 EST Legion names Buckeye Girls State delegates http://madison-press.com/news/news_education/153141580/Legion-names-Buckeye-Girls-State-delegates The Mt. Sterling American Legion Auxiliary Unit 417 will again sponsor two students for the 2015 Buckeye Girls State session. The local delegates are Taylor Sollars, middle, and Honesty Detty, right. The alternate will be Erin Carroll, left. These... Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:01:32 EST No tax cuts for the rich http://madison-press.com/news/opinion_columns/153158304/No-tax-cuts-for-the-rich Good grief Congress. Are you really going to give another tax break to those of us who need it least? Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:46:31 EST