Connecting the community

Members of the Ohio Contractors Association pour and finish concrete near the high school in West Jefferson Monday. The work is done as part of an effort to connect the Converse Park area with the downtown. More than a dozen companies helped in the effort which was done with funding from a grant.

Changes coming to SR 29/US 40 intersection

Land continues to top the list of business in the Village of West Jefferson.

Wet weather complicates Ohio crops

Friday morning’s weather appropriately set the stage for the Farmers’ Breakfast: Crop Weather Outlook talk at the Beck’s Hybrids building in London. Heavy winds...

Survey: Problem gamblers in Ohio doubled after casinos

COLUMBUS — The percentage of Ohioans deemed problem gamblers has doubled since the implementation of racinos and casinos five years ago, according to a...

London board plans for back-to-school

The London City Schools Board of Education met Tuesday for the final meeting of summer before back-to-school day Aug. 15.

London board hears of possible testing changes

Nick Owens, a member of the Ohio Board of Education’s 10th District, informed the London Board of Education members that they are in talks...

Plain City names new village administrator

Plain City has a new village administrator.

Martha Mabe passes at age 100

Martha Jane Mabe of London passed away Saturday at the age of 100. Mabe had spent most of her full and active life in...

Promoting the general welfare

July 4 reminds me of our nation’s founding ideal that all of us are created equal. How does this “self-evident” truth inform debate about...

Mt. Sterling celebrates Christmas

The Village of Mt. Sterling celebrated the holiday season with their annual Christmas event on Friday.