Madison Press- RSS NEWS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS Sun, 26 Apr 2015 02:22:00 EST 1800 West Jefferson police reports http://madison-press.com/news/news-publicrecords/153114421/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.Wednesday, April 15 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:41:32 EST Mangia! Mangia! A Friend’s House fundraiser May 1 http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153121714/Mangia-Mangia-A-Friends-House-fundraiser-May-1 Friends making food for friends to benefit Friends.That will be the scene next Friday at the fifth annual “Friends for Friends” event, a fundraiser to benefit A Friend's House domestic violence shelter. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:26:32 EST May 2-3 is Ohio’s free fishing weekend http://madison-press.com/news/news/153104080/May-2-3-is-Ohios-free-fishing-weekend Ohio is known for its world-class fishing, and on Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3, residents can experience it for free. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:46:31 EST Hog barn under construction http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153124080/Hog-barn-under-construction A concrete footer was poured for the new hog barn Friday at the Madison County Fairgrounds. Brad Hickman, right, and Bob Bump, left, work the concrete in the footer, while David Peters uses a laser level. It will tell the workers if the top of the... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:06:33 EST QUIZ: Which Breed Of Puppy Is Perfect For You? http://madison-press.com/quizzes/puppy1LON Find out with the Madison Press's Perfect Puppy Quiz! Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:03:38 EST Strawberry Festival seeks community support http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153012351/Strawberry-Festival-seeks-community-support The London Strawberry Festival Board is seeking more community involvement for this year's festivities, set for June 25-27. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:56:37 EST Octogenarian volunteers http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153123150/Octogenarian-volunteers After retirement, the Millers — Levi, 84, and Cora, 85 — launched into the world of volunteering. From then on they have lent a hand or hands, if you will, to projects in and around Madison County. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:56:32 EST Aging in place begins in the bathroom http://madison-press.com/news/news/153111391/Aging-in-place-begins-in-the-bathroom Any real estate agent will tell you that updating your bathroom is one of the best things you can do if you want to sell your home. But, it's also one of the best things you can do if you plan to stay in your home for a long time to come,... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:32:04 EST How do you live ‘Well Beyond 60?’ http://madison-press.com/news/news/152781378/How-do-you-live-Well-Beyond-60 COLUMBUS — To celebrate Older Americans Month in May, the Ohio Department of Aging is asking Ohioans of all ages to submit pictures that show how they or their loved ones are living “Well Beyond 60!” Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:31:38 EST Seniors eligible for Farmers’ Market coupons http://madison-press.com/news/news/153111534/Seniors-eligible-for-Farmers-Market-coupons Fresh fruits and vegetables are an important part of federal dietary guidelines. They are also good sources of fiber; low in sugar, fat and sodium; and nutrient-rich, yet low in calories. In addition, fresh fruits and vegetables add flavor and variety... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:31:36 EST Plant trees to hug later http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153096603/Plant-trees-to-hug-later What's better than hugging a tree on Earth Day?Planting one.Or more. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:51:35 EST Madison County Real Estate http://madison-press.com/news/news-publicrecords/153112523/Madison-County-Real-Estate Following is the real estate transactions from the Madison County Recorders Office for the week of April 14-20.Warranty DeedsWednesday, April 15 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:44 EST Sugar alcohols aren’t sugar or alcohol http://madison-press.com/news/opinion_columns-WK_Food/152829802/Sugar-alcohols-arent-sugar-or-alcohol What is sugar alcohol? I gave up sugar when I found out it will go into your fat cells if you don't use it for energy. Does the same thing happen with sugar alcohols? And, is there a difference between different types of sugar... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:42 EST Gloria serves up meatball sub casserole http://madison-press.com/news/opinion_columns-WK_Food/153037411/Gloria-serves-up-meatball-sub-casserole Hello from Flat Rock, Illinois. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:36 EST Give yourself a gift once a year http://madison-press.com/news/opinion_columns-WK_Food/153084196/Give-yourself-a-gift-once-a-year A few years ago, I borrowed a very good idea from a very good friend. Jan had a personal tradition of taking off from work on her birthday no matter what. She explained it to me as a gift she gave herself. Usually she didn't do anything... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:34 EST Senior center to feature baby photos http://madison-press.com/news/news/153120893/Senior-center-to-feature-baby-photos It's time to show off those baby pictures! Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:16:41 EST Running to beat childhood cancer http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153028261/Running-to-beat-childhood-cancer Ashley Winebrenner says it every year, but she is still amazed by the community's support of Rockin' on the Run's fundraising efforts. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:26:32 EST Pavement repair on I-70 east http://madison-press.com/news/news/153105262/Pavement-repair-on-I-70-east The following work is planned in the Madison County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent. It may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:51:35 EST Tiberi brings Maria’s message to LHS http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/153101907/Tiberi-brings-Marias-message-to-LHS A parent knows the message can't be good when it's delivered by seven law enforcement officers and one of them is a chaplain. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:21:31 EST Washington C.H. senior student charged with sex offense http://madison-press.com/news/news/153103872/Washington-C.H.-senior-student-charged-with-sex-offense WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE — An 18-year-old Washington C.H. High School student has been charged with a misdemeanor sex offense for allegedly grabbing a special needs student's genitals. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:56:32 EST