Madison Press- RSS Feed Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:29:56 EST 1800 Trick or Treat in Amherst Amherst Meadows was flooded Thursday evening with trick or treaters. They included, from left: Ninja turtle Leonardo, Conner Hamms, hunter, Gabe Lynch and queen of trick or treat, Ariana Lynch. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:13:06 EST American Legion hosting ‘Turkey Bingo’ event The American Legion Auxiliary Post 201, 9701 W. Broad St., West Jefferson, is having its annual Turkey Bingo on Saturday, Nov. 22. It will benefit the veterans and the children of West Jefferson area for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:27:09 EST Woman injured in car crash One woman was taken by CareFlight to Ohio State University's Wexner Medical Center following a single-vehicle accident on Lafayette-Plain City Road Thursday afternoon. According to a preliminary report, the female driver was proceeding north on... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:33:14 EST Preview capsule: OSU-Illinois Illinois (4-4, 1-3 Big Ten) at No. 13 Ohio State (6-1, 3-0), 8:12 p.m. (ABC)Line: Ohio State by 28½Series Record: Ohio State leads 65-30-4What's at stake Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:41:03 EST Column: Bumgarner great, but Bochy good, too The easiest decision Bruce Bochy had all night was when to put Madison Bumgarner in the game.The hardest thing was supposed to be deciding when to take him out. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:26:08 EST Trick or treat! Crowds of children with parents paraded up and down the streets of Amherst Meadows Thursday evening in search of treats. They included front row, from left: “officer” P.J. Thomas, Spiderman 1, Michael Thomas, Spiderman 2, Jake Salyer; back... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:56:04 EST Letter: Vote with common sense this November Dear Editor,Citizens, for those of you who understand and believe in the U.S. Constitution I have an absolute solution to safe gun control. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:35:27 EST Something to play for The high school football season started 10 weeks ago with sunny skies and temperatures in the mid to upper 80s; expectations were nearly as high for all four Madison County football teams. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:33:09 EST M-P: Report card shows improvement By the curriculum director's analysis, Madison-Plains Local School District's report card could be like many of its students: fruits of its work are there, but there's room for improvement. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:19:03 EST Small game hunting seasons begins Nov. 7 Hunting seasons for ring-necked pheasant, cottontail rabbit, and bobwhite quail will open in Ohio on Friday, Nov. 7. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:31:13 EST A pathway to employment John Zeeck wanted to work in his community. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:00:31 EST Man owes $35K in child support$35K-in-child-support A Columbus man was sentenced to one year and five months in prison Thursday for not paying more than $35,000 of child support. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:54:07 EST West Jefferson police reports Editor's Note: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the West Jefferson Police Department. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.Thursday, Oct. 23 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:48:07 EST Don’t take life for granted I saw something on Facebook last week. It said, “Most of the people who died yesterday had plans for today. Don't take life for granted.” For some reason, that saying stuck with me for almost a week. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:08 EST Life for Christ Life in Christ is a journey of learning and growth. It is the learning that prompts the growth. We begin by getting to know Jesus, to grow in love with Jesus, and to live in Him. Our spiritual journey requires a map. In “Alice in... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:06 EST I wasn’t born old it just happened that way It seems to me that nobody is happy with the way they are. When you are young, you want to be old and then when you get old you want to be young. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:05 EST London Public Library events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:31:10 EST Press accepting your inspirational stories Do you have a positive story of inspiration and good will you would love to share, one that will bring hope and encouragement to others? Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:11:15 EST Letter: Kinnamon: I will stand for education Dear Editor,Dear voters: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:35:04 EST Barrett expects to play vs. Illinois COLUMBUS — Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett isn't scheduled to go all out in practice until today but he and coach Urban Meyer both say he will be ready to play on Saturday against Illinois. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:30:06 EST