Madison Press- RSS NEWS Feed http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS http://madison-press.com/section/NEWS Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:36:08 EST 1800 Trick or Treat in Amherst http://madison-press.com/news/news/150369321/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 http://madison-press.com/news/news/150288316/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 http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150368388/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! http://madison-press.com/news/news/150368997/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 M-P: Report card shows improvement http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150331032/M-P:-Report-card-shows-improvement By the curriculum director's analysis, Madison-Plains Local School District's report card could be like many of its students: fruits of its work are there, but there's room for improvement. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:19:03 EST Small game hunting seasons begins Nov. 7 http://madison-press.com/news/news/150357612/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 http://madison-press.com/news/news/150364107/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 http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150351419/Man-owes-$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 http://madison-press.com/news/news-publicrecords/150362686/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 Don’t take life for granted http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150357595/Dont-take-life-for-granted I saw something on Facebook last week. It said, “Most of the people who died yesterday had plans for today. Don't take life for granted.” For some reason, that saying stuck with me for almost a week. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:08 EST Life for Christ http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150323671/Life-for-Christ Life in Christ is a journey of learning and growth. It is the learning that prompts the growth. We begin by getting to know Jesus, to grow in love with Jesus, and to live in Him. Our spiritual journey requires a map. In “Alice in... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:06 EST I wasn’t born old it just happened that way http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/150303554/I-wasnt-born-old-it-just-happened-that-way It seems to me that nobody is happy with the way they are. When you are young, you want to be old and then when you get old you want to be young. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:31:05 EST London Public Library events http://madison-press.com/news/news/150355362/London-Public-Library-events The following is a list of programs offered by the London Public Library: Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:31:10 EST Press accepting your inspirational stories http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-religion/150330600/Press-accepting-your-inspirational-stories Do you have a positive story of inspiration and good will you would love to share, one that will bring hope and encouragement to others? Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:11:15 EST MCAC revue to feature ‘Beatles’ and Motown http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150350911/MCAC-revue-to-feature-Beatles-and-Motown The Madison County Arts Council has announced the theme for its fall fundraiser: “Saluting Motown and the Beatles” — a night to honor music that influenced the entertainment world. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:25:05 EST Opiate war http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150346207/Opiate-war U.S. Sen. Rob Portman visited with members of a local drug coalition task force Wednesday morning to listen and encourage members to apply for a federal grant. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:16:12 EST London man injured in semi-truck crash http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150353418/London-man-injured-in-semi-truck-crash A Madison County man was airlifted to the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's trauma center late Wednesday morning following a one-vehicle semi-truck crash on State Route 38, north of State Route 734 in Fayette County. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:15:05 EST 100 Years Ago With Charlie Miller http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/150011065/100-Years-Ago-With-Charlie-Miller Oct. 30, 1914Madison County Democrat — Mr. and Mrs. Myron Silver and son, are on a two weeks visit at San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Silver will spend the time hunting game in that section of... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:31:15 EST Madison County Senior Center weekly activities http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle/150324291/Madison-County-Senior-Center-weekly-activities The Madison County Senior Center weekly activities are:Monday, Nov. 39 a.m. — Chair volleyball9:30 a.m. — Crocheting, knitting and needle crafts Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:30:21 EST ‏This is the best time to take up painting http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-opinion_columns/150340358/This-is-the-best-time-to-take-up-painting The number one reason why this is the best time to take up painting is its reasonably low cost to get started. There is also a bigger market in which to sell your paintings than ever before. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:30:17 EST