Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:29:03 EST 1800 London falls short, 38-30 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50704852/London-falls-short-38-30 When the London High School football team visited Columbus Academy Friday, Sept. 19, both teams were looking to bounce back from lopsided losses in their previous games. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:49:05 EST MP defeats Raiders http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50705998/MP-defeats-Raiders The London and Madison-Plains Middle School golf teams finished their home schedule Thursday, Sept. 18, at National Road Golf Course in a close dual match. Madison-Plains defeated the Red Raiders 189-191. Hayden Mitchell of London was the match... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:35:09 EST Pleasant tops JA in shootout http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50706327/Pleasant-tops-JA-in-shootout Football fans saw a shootout at Jonathan Alder High School Friday night when unbeaten Marion Pleasant came to town.The Pioneers rallied multiple times in the game, but fell just short of the upset, falling 57-50. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:23:08 EST Eagles are golden at West Jeff http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50704901/Eagles-are-golden-at-West-Jeff Shiver me timbers! Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:14:07 EST London spikes West Jefferson http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50700438/London-spikes-West-Jefferson Too close for comfort.In the 1980s, funny man Ted Knight starred in a comedy about a cartoonist who wore sweatshirts from various colleges while illustrating the exploits of Cosmic Cow. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:08:11 EST Scaggs: ‘It’s time to make city officials accountable’ http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50700599/Scaggs:-Its-time-to-make-city-officials-accountable A member of London City Council is pressing forward to pass a law requiring city employees to be personally liable for any unapproved purchases, but other members feel as if the law is “too broad.” Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:02:13 EST Picassos among pieces going on public view in Ohio http://madison-press.com/news/news/50703494/Picassos-among-pieces-going-on-public-view-in-Ohio COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When retail mogul Leslie Wexner peers at one of the Picassos, Dubuffets or Giacomettis in the personal art collection he and his wife Abigail have amassed over the years, he feels a range of emotions that often include... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:43:13 EST Music Men take part in grand opening http://madison-press.com/news/news/50680207/Music-Men-take-part-in-grand-opening The Music Men of London Barbershop Quartet were among the volunteer performers at Sunday's (Sept. 14) Ronald McDonald House Home Charities grand opening, located across from the Columbus Nationwide Children's Hospital. The quartet includes... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:31:07 EST Plow Days this weekend near Newport http://madison-press.com/news/news-news_agricultural/50561632/Plow-Days-this-weekend-near-Newport When it comes to wheat stubble, the fields of Wayne Price have it.150 acres of it to be more precise. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:24:10 EST Eades wants you! To run for mayor http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50702481/Eades-wants-you-To-run-for-mayor Have you had a problem with the way London Mayor Dave Eades has run the city for the past 24 years? If so, he wants you to put your hat into the ring next year. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:15:20 EST Remembering Martha, the last passenger pigeon http://madison-press.com/news/opinion/50698983/Remembering-Martha-the-last-passenger-pigeon One hundred years ago, Americans across the eastern United States could have looked up into the sky and seen it filled with passenger pigeons. Their flocks numbered in the billions and could turn day into night. Now they are extinct, the victim of... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:12:07 EST Kids still not eating enough produce http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/50681398/Kids-still-not-eating-enough-produce How many fruits and vegetables should children eat every day? Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:08:07 EST Date night and a fondue supper http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/50681129/Date-night-and-a-fondue-supper Hi to all of you. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:51:14 EST Marriage Applications http://madison-press.com/news/news/50696274/Marriage-Applications Madison CountyProbate CourtThursday, Sept. 4 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:22 EST Madison County Real Estate http://madison-press.com/news/news/50696290/Madison-County-Real-Estate Sept. 9-15Warranty DeedsTuesday, Sept. 9 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:18 EST Backyard harvest time means tomatoes http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/50681327/Backyard-harvest-time-means-tomatoes This year, all at once the nights are chilly. Last week, so were the days. Seems like a trend. It took the summer of 2014 a long time to really warm up but a short time to slide into fall. A sure sign is the song of the cicadas at night as they say... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:12 EST Costello: People are dying from drugs http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50699232/Costello:-People-are-dying-from-drugs A Plain City man was sentenced to six months in prison Friday for drug trafficking. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:58:08 EST AWOS system up at airport http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50617663/AWOS-system-up-at-airport The Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) has been installed at the Madison County Airport, and has generally been working pretty well up until Friday, officials said. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:21:06 EST Madison March for Life to be held Oct. 3 http://madison-press.com/news/news/50699448/Madison-March-for-Life-to-be-held-Oct.-3 As part of October being commemorated as Respect Life Month, the Madison County Right to Life is hosting its first Madison March for Life.The march will take place Friday, Oct. 3. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:54:05 EST Pizza Hut testing ‘skinny slice’ http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food/50699145/Pizza-Hut-testing-skinny-slice NEW YORK (AP) — Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:24:09 EST