Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:25:22 EST 1800 Tours scheduled in Mechanicsburg cemetery http://madison-press.com/news/news/150283334/Tours-scheduled-in-Mechanicsburg-cemetery MECHANICSBURG — On Saturday, Oct. 25, Stan Oliver will lead two tours of Maple Grove Cemetery that will highlight the fascinating and historical “residents” of Maple Grove. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:01:18 EST Think about these things http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150272891/Think-about-these-things Saint Paul writes in Philippians, chapter 4, verse 8: “Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is gracious, if there is any excellence and if there is anything... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:26:09 EST What we really care about is food http://madison-press.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150232355/What-we-really-care-about-is-food Our community may have ongoing assaults, thefts, drug problems, education challenges, weather catastrophes and political campaigns and debates, but what we really care about is food.That's right, food. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:08:16 EST Rape suspect’s case will go to trial http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150277313/Rape-suspects-case-will-go-to-trial A London man charged with multiple counts of rape will go to jury trial, his attorney said Thursday. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:21:12 EST Madison County sheriff’s reports http://madison-press.com/news/news-publicrecords/150280533/Madison-County-sheriffs-reports EDITOR'S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.Saturday, Oct. 11 Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:17:11 EST Local Methodist women’s church group publishes fundraiser cookbook http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150273586/Local-Methodist-womens-church-group-publishes-fundraiser-cookbook DERBY — The Derby United Methodist Women's Blissful Circle “127th Anniversary Cookbook” is available for purchase. Proceeds from the sale of the book will be used towards updating the fellowship hall that is more than 50 years... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:15:12 EST ‘Haunted in Ohio’ http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150282507/Haunted-in-Ohio Have you ever walked into a dark room and felt a cold chill down your spine, even in the sweltering heat of summer, or heard mysterious noises like the sound of footsteps in the dead of the night? Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:57:09 EST Fundraiser nets $28K for hog barn http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150225140/Fundraiser-nets-$28K-for-hog-barn Thanks to an outpouring of community support, the 2014 fundraiser known as the “Fun”raiser hosted by the Madison County Junior Fair Sale Committee has been deemed a success. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:54:10 EST Playoff hopefuls running out of time http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150276812/Playoff-hopefuls-running-out-of-time There's no more wiggle room for the Madison County high school football teams still entertaining thoughts of postseason play. With just this Friday night and one more in the regular season schedule, teams are clearly in must-win... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:48:14 EST Time change a “win-win” for JA fans http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150277678/Time-change-a-win-win-for-JA-fans Jonathan Alder High School sports fans have a chance to make it a district championship doubleheader Saturday, Oct. 25, thanks to a change in start time instituted by the Central District Athletic Board. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:43:12 EST Alder girls top B-C, advance to final http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150279576/Alder-girls-top-B-C-advance-to-final The Jonathan Alder girls soccer team will get a chance at a little revenge when it squares off with No. 1 seed DeSales in a Division II Central District championship game Saturday, Oct. 25, at Westerville South at 7 p.m. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:37:04 EST Help available for those struggling to heat homes http://madison-press.com/news/news/150257786/Help-available-for-those-struggling-to-heat-homes Those struggling with winter heating bills may apply for the the Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP), which begins Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 and will run through March 31, 2015. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:58:05 EST London Public Library events http://madison-press.com/news/news/150257628/London-Public-Library-events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:52:14 EST LCS board approves recommendations http://madison-press.com/news/news/150279409/LCS-board-approves-recommendations The following recommendations were approved at the London City School Board meeting Tuesday night: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:16:07 EST Nobody is as good as their selfie http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150221915/Nobody-is-as-good-as-their-selfie I must confess I am not up to date with the latest technical gizmos. So much technology is around today that I believe most people have really lost their identity. I do not think they will soon recover. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:15 EST The Marriage Supper of the Lamb http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150272981/The-Marriage-Supper-of-the-Lamb Are you going? You say, “going where?” And I say, “To the wedding?” Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:14 EST Upcoming church events http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150272258/Upcoming-church-events • Madison Mills Church, 9100 Madison Road, Washington Court House, is having a spaghetti supper from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. Adults are $7, children $3 and 12 and under are free. Eat-in or carryout. Menu includes spaghetti and... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:31:13 EST LCS superintendent: Income tax renewal is ‘pivotal’ http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150267541/LCS-superintendent:-Income-tax-renewal-is-pivotal Residents in the London City Schools district are being asked to renew the district's 1 percent income tax, a source of revenue the superintendent says is pivotal to the district's finance needs. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:47:06 EST 911 system levy on the ballot http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150267388/911-system-levy-on-the-ballot Few people will doubt the value of the 911 emergency call system. Such a valuable system does, however, does have a cost. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:40:11 EST Pleasant-Darby-Union cemetery seeks levy http://madison-press.com/news/news/150208316/Pleasant-Darby-Union-cemetery-seeks-levy The Pleasant-Darby Union Cemetery District is seeking a one-mill tax levy for maintenance, operation and equipment. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:34:10 EST