NEWS


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London City Council meeting heats up

London City Council meeting heats up

Tensions were high Thursday evening during London’s City Council meeting.Concerned citizens exercised their civic duty speaking on the city̵...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Education News

Students receive their diplomasColumbus StateCommunity CollegeCOLUMBUS — The following students graduated from Columbus State Community College ...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Raid on London house likely to result in arrests

Raid on London house likely to result in arrests

According to a post made by the London Police Department made on social media, The Madison County Major Crimes Task Force was assisted by Columbus Pol...

June 21st, 2018 updated: June 21st, 2018. |  


Sterling double shooting trial underway

Sterling double shooting trial underway

Security was tight in Madison County Common Pleas Court Tuesday morning on the first day of the trial of Dustyn Wood — tighter than the cohesive...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Hot time for GOBA campers

Hot time for GOBA campers

About 1,200 bicyclists and their families braved sweltering heat to camp at Madison County Fairgrounds Monday afternoon as part of the London leg of t...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Funding agreement approved by commissioners

An agreement for grant funding between the Family and Children First Administrative Agency and the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD...

June 19th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Hoopin’ it up
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Ferguson making strides

Hall, Shahs nab HOJGA titles

WALDO — A perfect weather day prevailed for junior golfers at the second Heart of Ohio Junior Golf Association (HOJGA) tournament held at Kings ...

June 20th, 2018 updated: June 22nd, 2018. |  


All-Region lacrosse Pioneers

All-Region lacrosse Pioneers

The Jonathan Alder High School lacrosse team had a successful 2018 season. The Pioneers also had a trio of players pick up significant postseason awar...

June 19th, 2018 |  


LHS makes camp ‘exciting’

LHS makes camp ‘exciting’

The London High School boys basketball program had over 60 campers last week for its Boys Camp and Little Dribblers Camp.Campers worked all week on ba...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Day named to NCAC Academic Honor Roll

Day named to NCAC Academic Honor Roll

A total of 85 Ohio Wesleyan University student-athletes were named to the North Coast Athletic Conference Academic Honor Roll, it was announced by the...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Special Olympians selected for State Games

Special Olympians selected for State Games

Madison County Special Olympics has selected 65 athletes/coaches to represent the organization at the 49th Annual Special Olympics Ohio State Summer G...

June 15th, 2018 |  


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LIFE


Birth Announcements

Anthony Dylan Stepp and Anna Marr, of London, announce the birth of a daughter, Aleea Renaye Stepp, born Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at Madison Health in L...

June 15th, 2018 |  


100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

June 7, 1918The Madison Press — Never before in its history has West Jefferson been so loyal, so patriotic, so true as today, when our country ...

June 5th, 2018 |  


Award-Winning Canadian band readies to rock Yellow Springs

Award-Winning Canadian band readies to rock Yellow Springs

YELLOW SPRINGS — Hot off their Los Angeles debut at the legendary Whisky a Go Go, award-winning Canadian rock trio, Rose Cora Perry & The Tr...

June 5th, 2018 updated: June 6th, 2018. |  


Birth Announcements

Mackenzie Merritt, of Mechanicsburg, announces the birth of a daughter, Ella Merritt, born Monday, May 14, 2018, at Madison Health in London.She weigh...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Blankenship and Collier exchanged vows

Blankenship and Collier exchanged vows

William Hunter Collier and Andrea Blankenship exchanged vows on Friday, May 11 at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.Both graduated from Jonathan Alder in 2...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Birth Announcement

Tissa (Rogan) and Jared Toops announce the birth of a son, Liam Rogan Toops, born at 1:21 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at Memorial Hospital, Marysville....

May 14th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Get comfortable with summer
God loves you just like you are

God loves you just like you are

Jeremiah 31:3 says this, “I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued to extend faithful love to you.” I know y...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Yoder’s go camping

Yoder’s go camping

We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes we love it. Okay, I can’t say that I don’t have some things that need to be organi...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Last week, I wrote on the topic, “Change is inevitable, growth is optional.” The longer we live, the more we realize that is true. Very tr...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Where have all the fathers gone?

Where have all the fathers gone?

Around this time of the year, my thoughts wander back to my father. He’s been gone quite a spell but his memory lingers. I often wonder what he ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


The Yoder’s old digs are new again

The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it.I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Don’t drink the pool water

Don’t drink the pool water

I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make him sick?Yes...

June 15th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing

Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce recently held its annual golf outing at the London Country Club.The fundraiser, held June 9, raised more than $...

June 15th, 2016 updated: June 15th, 2016. |  


Plain City Druggist hires new manager

Plain City Druggist hires new manager

Plain City Druggist has hired a new pharmacy manager.Jennifer Provost grew up in Indianapolis, but considers herself a full fledged Buckeye since her ...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” — Walt DisneyOn April 12, a section in the...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Loving Care hosting spring dinner & auction

Loving Care hosting spring dinner & auction

Loving Care Hospice and Home Health’s Annual Spring Dinner and Auction “Your Greatest Adventure” will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, M...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

It’s a golden event! The 50th annual Madison Health Auxiliary Bake-Nic is set for Friday, May 6 at various locations throughout the county.Curre...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Two Plain City pharmacists were recently recognized for their combined 100 years of service to the practice of pharmacy.Registered Pharmacists Robert ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


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