Madison Press- RSS NEWS?profile=1011 Feed http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS?profile=1011 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:12:18 EST 1800 Births http://madison-press.com/news/births/50063375/Births Paul Charles Toomey Jr. and Kimberly Alexandra Carnahan, of London, announce the birth of a daughter, Madison Grace Toomey, born Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Madison County Hospital in London. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST How good is the guarantee? http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50053310/How-good-is-the-guarantee This week, I needed to buy a new string trimmer for the yard work around our home. I looked at several brands and finally made my decision based on the warranty of the product. It literally came down to how long the trimmer was guaranteed. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A year older but not that much smarter http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/50053326/A-year-older-but-not-that-much-smarter I think I am in a rut. No matter how hard I work, I do not seem to be getting any further along in life. Could it be that somewhere in my past, I peaked and did not realize it? If so, I wish I knew about it so at least I could have the consolation... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Thy will be done http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion/50053338/Thy-will-be-done In the Lord's Prayer we pray that God's Will be done on earth as it is in heaven. His Will is accomplished perfectly in heaven, but what about on earth? God's Will is also perfectly accomplished on earth. Sin seems to be a violation... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Quarter midgets ‘rule’ at fairgrounds http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50058157/Quarter-midgets-rule-at-fairgrounds Participants in quarter midget racing's biggest event this week have literally taken over the Madison County Fairgrounds. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Murder victim was London native http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50060406/Murder-victim-was-London-native A 51-year-old Columbus woman killed in a murder/suicide this week was a London native. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Eight drug suspects remain in jail http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50056816/Eight-drug-suspects-remain-in-jail Eight of 26 people arrested during Wednesday's “sweep” of suspected opiate dealers and users in and around Madison County remained behind bars on Thursday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Johnny Be Good: Browns expect Manziel to behave http://madison-press.com/news/sports/50059286/Johnny-Be-Good:-Browns-expect-Manziel-to-behave BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny will be good.That's what the Browns expect from Johnny Manziel now that training camp is about to start. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The plague of addiction http://madison-press.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/50055694/The-plague-of-addiction Once upon a time, drug abuse was something “others” dealt with. Now, chances are pretty good we all know someone affected. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Cincinnati bear moves eastward http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news-outdoors/50055059/Cincinnati-bear-moves-eastward The 2-year-old male black bear that toured suburban Cincinnati in recent weeks to the delight of local residents and reporters continues to move east along the Ohio River, according to state wildlife officials. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Arnett Howard closes out concert series http://madison-press.com/news/news/50040224/Arnett-Howard-closes-out-concert-series Columbus Jazz artist, Arnett Howard will play at the London Public Library at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, July 25 as the concert series comes to an end for the year. Howard will thrill the audience with his high energy and multi-facetted performance... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST National Night Out returns to West Jeff http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/50046706/National-Night-Out-returns-to-West-Jeff The Village of West Jefferson is expanding its participation in a national program that tries to build neighborhood camaraderie and crime prevention awareness. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST ShockBox helmet sensors in at Madison-Plains http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news-sports/50044383/ShockBox-helmet-sensors-in-at-Madison-Plains The quarterback shouts signals to his teammates so they know the play called. There's another signal which will come from the heads of the Madison-Plains football players this season, and it will be sent to the sidelines. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Major drug sweep http://madison-press.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/50041145/Major-drug-sweep Rain wasn't the only thing coming down in Madison County on Wednesday morning. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Birthday and anniversary to be celebrated http://madison-press.com/news/birthdays/50040107/Birthday-and-anniversary-to-be-celebrated The family of RJ (Rollan) and Paula Lynn are hosting a celebration for RJ's 80th birthday and his and Paula's 50th wedding anniversary. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Jefferson Homemakers study forgiveness http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-local_features/50039979/West-Jefferson-Homemakers-study-forgiveness The West Jefferson Homemakers met at the home of Connie Little for their July meeting. Attending were Irene Yates, Liz Harper, Joanne Thomas, Blair Wooddell, Wanda Parks, Sue McDowell, Nancy McNabb and Joann Feen. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Counting down to football http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-sports/50035713/Counting-down-to-football Front from left, senior Seth Jones and junior Hayden Thompson; at back, junior Zane Foucht and senior Ben Martin take time out from the London Football Summer Camp to point out the countdown time until the London vs. Urbana home opener for the Red... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Introspective views http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/50040128/Introspective-views Looking inside ourselves for a fresh view of the outside, we all make up our own worlds. How we see things, how we feel about the things we see. The trouble is that we don't let others into our worlds. They are private. We do not want others to... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST London Public Library events http://madison-press.com/news/news/50040251/London-Public-Library-events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Major drug sweep http://madison-press.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-news/341145/Major-drug-sweep Rain wasn't the only thing coming down in Madison County on Wednesday morning. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST