County approves West Jeff annexations

Madison County Commissioners approved the annexation of two pieces of land from Jefferson Township to the village of West Jefferson on Monday. The annexation...

Celebrating Constitution Week, Sept. 17-23

It’s time again for celebration and reflection of one of the country’s most important pieces of history.

School shares message of kindness

Plain City Elementary School celebrated its first-ever Kindness Day on Thursday with a day full of fun activities. Rotating groups of students were invited...

Enrollment up at Jonathan Alder

The overall enrollment at Jonathan Alder Local Schools is up for the 2017-18 school year. At its meeting Monday night, Alder Board of Education...

Going ’Around Town’

Members of the “Around Town” Book Club were hosted in the home of fellow member Peggy Vincent’s home for their October meeting. Everyone enjoyed a chili dinner with pie and pumpkin roll for dessert. From left to right: Bev Kern, Carolyn Tadlock, Casey O’Neill, Karen Levine, Peggy Vincent, and Barb Kabat. Not shown is Melissa Reece.

The Plain City Public Library will be receiving an update starting next month. On Nov. 22, the library will close down its facilities and...

Six inches of rain soaks, floods London

London area residents woke up Tuesday morning to flooded basements, flooded streets and streams that became rivers covering a major part of the city...

Having ‘Coffee with a Cop’

Those who follow the West Jefferson Police Department on social media know that the officers are invested in their community. Many of their posts conclude with #WestJeffCares. Making sure the residents know that was the purpose of the village’s first ever Coffee with a Cop event.

Election questionnaire deadline extended

Because of problems with The Madison Press email system over the weekend that has carried over to present, we are extending the deadline for...

Sterling puts pressure on nuisance violators

The Village of Mt. Sterling plans to crack down on violations of their nuisance and abatement ordinance.