West Jefferson appoints new part-time officer

West Jefferson appoints new part-time officer

West Jefferson mayor Ray Martin appointed a new officer to the village’s police department at the council meeting Monday night. Billie Leevy, jo...

February 6th, 2018 |  


Jackson case moved to special grand jury

Jackson case moved to special grand jury

London resident, Tevin Jackson, was indicted on one count of aggravated murder by a special grand jury in the Madison County Court of Common Pleas on ...

February 6th, 2018 |  


Commissioners approve levy increase

Madison County Commissioners approved the request of a levy increase which funds the county’s 9-1-1 emergency phone system Monday. The request t...

February 5th, 2018 |  



Office hours have changed

Office hours at The Madison Press have changed. We now open an hour later than our previous time, effective Monday, Feb. 5. Office hours run from 9 a....

February 5th, 2018 |  


Two sentenced in plea deals

Two sentenced in plea deals

Madison County Court of Common Pleas Judge Eamon Costello sentenced two people in his courtroom on Friday morning.The first person to be sentenced was...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Madison-Plains substitute put on paid leave

Following an investigation into allegations of “inappropriate touching” by a substitute teacher at Madison-Plains Middle School, the distr...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


London council seeks two seats

On Tuesday, London City Council went down to two council members.At Thursday evening’s council meeting it was announced that Lora Long, formerly...

February 2nd, 2018 |  


Celebrating 100 days

Celebrating 100 days

This week, several Madison County schools are celebrating a milestone: their 100th day of the academic year. London and Plain City elementary schools ...

February 1st, 2018 |  


‘A wonderful distraction’

‘A wonderful distraction’

For the volunteers at Loving Care Hospice and Home Health, making patients more comfortable is a top priority. Sometimes the best way to do that is to...

January 31st, 2018 |  


Car crash kills one

Car crash kills one

A former London resident was killed as the result of a car crash some time around 5:30 p.m. Monday on State Route 142 in the vicinity of Sharp Avenue ...

January 30th, 2018 |