Madison Press- RSS NEWS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:18 EST 1800 Easter brunch made easy with delicious make-ahead egg casserole http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food/4522566/Easter-brunch-made-easy-with-delicious-make-ahead-egg-casserole Plan an Easter gathering everyone can enjoy with a make-ahead menu that includes crowd-pleasing brunch casseroles packed with everyone's favorite flavors and leaves you plenty of time to spend with the family. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hear history on Seeburg at Mt. Sterling museum http://madison-press.com/news/news/4509469/Hear-history-on-Seeburg-at-Mt.-Sterling-museum The Mt. Sterling Museum has a new sound.Listen for Patsy Cline, Buddy Holly, Elvis and more. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Council approves sale of Armory; adds $35K to parks and rec budget http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/4517278/Council-approves-sale-of-Armory;-adds-$35K-to-parks-and-rec-budget London's historic Armory at 15 E. Second St. will soon be home to Mandy's Day Care, following action by city council on Thursday, April 17. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Surplus auction features motorcycles http://madison-press.com/news/news/4467960/Surplus-auction-features-motorcycles COLUMBUS — Nearly 175 vehicles will be up for bid at the State of Ohio surplus auction Saturday, April 19. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Disturbing trends http://madison-press.com/news/news/4498464/Disturbing-trends Madison County is not isolated from the national epidemic of drug and substance abuse. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Principals, BOE discuss student stagnation at Madison-Plains http://madison-press.com/news/news/4497244/Principals-BOE-discuss-student-stagnation-at-Madison-Plains Two Madison-Plains principals, Chris Clark, high school principal, and Kim LeGault, middle school principal, on Tuesday evening, April 15 gave a read on what's happening in their respective schools to the board of education. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST A pedicure that cured all my pet peeves http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/4504406/A-pedicure-that-cured-all-my-pet-peeves Since I was a young person, I always had some pets around. Most of these have been dogs, hunting dogs in particular. And I loved my pets. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST What does Easter mean to you? http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/4504226/What-does-Easter-mean-to-you Luke records these words, “When they arrived at the place called The Skull, they crucified Him there.” (Luke 23:33) The death of Jesus Christ is one of the most important events in history. His birth is the first most important because... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Where did the Old Testament come from? http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/4503795/Where-did-the-Old-Testament-come-from The obvious starting point is God. Unlike the Koran, the Hebrew Scriptures do not claim to be dictated by God. They are recognized as the writings of men whom God inspired. But there were a lot of such writings, so who decides what is included? You... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Woman moves stranger’s vehicle; key fit 2 cars http://madison-press.com/news/news/4512314/Woman-moves-strangers-vehicle;-key-fit-2-cars NEW YORK — A Brooklyn woman says her mother accidentally moved a stranger's car with a key that fit two vehicles.Cheryl Thorpe was house-sitting for her daughter, Nekisia Davis, when the mix-up occurred on April 7. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Ready for the runway http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-lifestyle-local_features/4504601/Ready-for-the-runway Paris, New York, Milan, West Jefferson.The work of fashion design senior Maggie Tanner, from West Jefferson, will be featured in the Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD) Senior Fashion Show on May 9 in Columbus. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST PC Elementary school custodian fired for drug use http://madison-press.com/news/news/4483824/PC-Elementary-school-custodian-fired-for-drug-use A night custodian at Plain City Elementary School was fired on Monday, April 14, for using and possessing drugs at the school. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Mt. Sterling to go for beautification grants http://madison-press.com/news/news/4483738/Mt.-Sterling-to-go-for-beautification-grants Mt. Sterling council agreed Monday evening, April 14 to pursue grant dollars with the purpose of beautifying the village. The council passed on first reading a resolution to move forward with a project which would install new sidewalks and street... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sometimes as I paint the subject reveals itself http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/4492975/Sometimes-as-I-paint-the-subject-reveals-itself I might have a main idea when I start, but as I paint, a vague idea may take on a different form than I first visualized. I may see forms in the paint that open more ideas or maybe help define vague ideas into more detailed visual forms. Even in some... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST You need a catchy phrase for the worms http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/4492818/You-need-a-catchy-phrase-for-the-worms Dewey and Emily were the first to finish their lunches, and the two sweethearts whispered together at the nearby coffee machine while the rest of the valley's first focus group finished up. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tolles’ turf and landscape students compete nationally http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news_agricultural-news_education/4495364/Tolles-turf-and-landscape-students-compete-nationally Tolles Career & Technical Center's Sports Turf and Landscape Management students recently competed at two events — the National Collegiate Landscape competition at Colorado State University and the Ohio FFA State Nursery and Landscape... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST No school recommended for unvaccinated kids http://madison-press.com/news/health/4501217/No-school-recommended-for-unvaccinated-kids COLUMBUS — Central Ohio officials are warning that children without mumps vaccinations might have to miss weeks of school if an outbreak of the illness hits classrooms. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST London Middle School musicians excel http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news_education/4472781/London-Middle-School-musicians-excel Several London Middle School vocal and instrumental students attended the Ohio Music Education Association solo and ensemble contest on Saturday, April 5, held at Westland High School. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tolles partnering with Jonathan Alder Jr. High http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/4482376/Tolles-partnering-with-Jonathan-Alder-Jr.-High Jonathan Alder Junior High School will partner with Tolles Career & Technical Center next year to offer classes in engineering, manufacturing and information technology, following action by the Alder board of education on Monday, April... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST More farms seek easements http://madison-press.com/news/news/4470397/More-farms-seek-easements The commissioners approved Monday, April 14 the next set of applicants in the county's agricultural easement purchase program for 2014, as recommended by Julia Cumming, of the soil and water district. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST