Madison Press- RSS NEWS Feed Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:34:17 EST 1800 Tri-County’s toy drive to begin With the approach of the holiday season, the firefighters of the Tri-County Joint Fire District are now accepting applications for their holiday toy celebration. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:32:03 EST Two congregations become one A Madison County church which has been in existence for more than 100 years has been melded into another congregation of the same ilk. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:20:07 EST Road work The following work is planned in the Union County area on the specified dates and times. All work is weather dependent; it may be postponed or cancelled without prior notice. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:31:10 EST Agricultural easement acquired under new program About 450 acres of Madison County farmland will be preserved as part of the first agricultural easement under a new local program. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:31:07 EST Notes to self: Get mom through the holidays There are two months left in the year 2014. (Didn't 2014 start last month?) The next primal scream you hear will be mine. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:31:07 EST Gloria serves up favorite coffeecake Dear Friends, Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:31:05 EST (No heading) Thursday, Oct. 23 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:14:07 EST Drug suspect’s jury trial pushed back A West Jefferson man who was arrested in the Madison County drug sweep in July requested to continue his jury trial to Jan. 15 Friday. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:06:04 EST Madison County Real Estate Following is the real estate from the Madison County Recorders Office for the week of Oct. 21-27.Warranty DeedsTuesday, Oct. 21 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:05:10 EST Marriage Applications Following are the marriage applications from the Madison County Probate Court for Oct. 23-30Thursday, Oct. 23 Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:05:09 EST Brake guest speaker at Rotary Tony Brake, the newly-appointed director of the City of London's Parks and Recreation Department, was the guest speaker at the London Rotary Club's Oct. 30 meeting. Brake, a long-time school administrator and coach, spoke about the... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:02:05 EST Kiwanis give to Free Clinic The London Kiwanis Club recently donated $1,000 to The Madison County Health Partners (MCHP) Free Clinic. The mission of the clinic is to provide healthcare services to the uninsured population of Madison County. Pictured, club President Traver... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:32:06 EST 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 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 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