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State Theater celebrates one year
Woman who fled police gets prison

Woman who fled police gets prison

A Delaware woman who led authorities on a high-speed chase through two counties in February will spend the next year in prison.Barbara J. Robinson, 36...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


County searches for administrator

Madison County commissioners are looking for a county administrator.An employment notice for the new position has been posted on the county’s we...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Scaggs celebrate 60th anniversary

Scaggs celebrate 60th anniversary

Jack and Georgia Scaggs, of London, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 30, 2016.They were married on June 30, 1954 in Betsy La...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Johnson held on $500,000 bond

Johnson held on $500,000 bond

Former Mount Sterling Village Administrator Joe Johnson remains in jail under $500,000 cash or surety bond, following arraignment in Madison County Co...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


Martin: Water looking good

Martin: Water looking good

Following the presentation by law enforcement regarding the arrest of the former village administrator Joe Johnson, Mount Sterling council conducted i...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


H.E.L.P. House hosts back to school outreach

H.E.L.P. House hosts back to school outreach

The H.E.L.P. House is gearing up for its annual school outreach program, which provides backpacks to children from kindergarten to eighth grade.The ba...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


SPORTS


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Depleted Russians head to Rio
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Spieth ignoring history
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Meyer sees a little of 2014 in current Buckeyes

WJYAA volleyball sign-ups continue

West Jefferson Youth Athletic Association (WJYAA) is now accepting volleyball registrations. The cost for registration is $65 and will be for students...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Spieth ignoring history

Spieth ignoring history

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — Jordan Spieth walked with purpose down the long corridor toward his locker, not stopping to look at the photos and scorecard...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Owner’s patience gives Lewis another chance

CINCINNATI (AP) — Any other NFL team would be starting the season with a new head coach.A playoff meltdown against Pittsburgh left Cincinnati...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


Olympics present problem for Ryder Cup qualifying

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — The Olympics has thrown another wrinkle into the golf schedule, this one affecting the American team for the Ryder Cup.The P...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


MSU QB race not settled

MSU QB race not settled

CHICAGO — Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio says Tyler O’Connor is in the lead to be the starting quarterback for the Spartans t...

July 28th, 2016 updated: July 28th, 2016. |  


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LIFE


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Art is often a refuge
Living day by day and appreciating it more and more

Living day by day and appreciating it more and more

As I opened the curtains this morning (July 19) I could see fog disappearing in the field in front of me. That was a strange sight for the middle of J...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Iota Beta honored at national convention

Iota Beta honored at national convention

Thirteen members of Iota Beta attended the 2016 Phi Beta Psi National Convention in Cleveland July 11-13.The Chapter received the Mitzi Jones Memorial...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Troyer and Keigley to exchange vows

Troyer and Keigley to exchange vows

Walter G. Keigley Jr. and Patricia A. Keigley of London announce the engagement of their son, Brian K. Keigley to Victoria D. Troyer daughter of Eliza...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Book club awards door prizes

Book club awards door prizes

Carolyn Tadlock won the game prize drawing at the June Around Town Book Club meeting. Her gift included a $10 gift card to The Rusty Keg, and a Mt. St...

July 14th, 2016 |  


The pleasure of finishing a memory

The pleasure of finishing a memory

The barn last week was one of three main elements that made up this memorable scene. Besides the barn, there was a farm pond and a large Oak tree besi...

July 14th, 2016 updated: July 14th, 2016. |  


OPINION


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Law enforcementofficers deserverespect, prayers

This is the time for the communities of Madison County to rally around the men and women in law enforcement who keep us safe. They put their lives on ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Clinton’s college plan is unrealistic

Clinton’s college plan is unrealistic

WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton’s proposal for making public higher education not just cheaper but free to most Americans sounds good on pape...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

Jay Ambrose: Not the usual Trump speech

It was dark, dark, oh so dark. That’s what numerous media commentators said about Donald Trump’s speech at the end of the Cleveland conven...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Plan to travel out of country? it’s time to get a passport

Plan to travel out of country? it’s time to get a passport

Every year, millions of Americans travel overseas for work or family vacations. Those with plans to travel outside of our borders for the first time w...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

I love being a mother. There’s nothing in the entire world I’d rather do than be a wife to my beloved husband Daniel and be called mother ...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


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Fore! Chamber hosts annual golf outing
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 |  


Chamber of commerce seeks board members

Chamber of commerce seeks board members

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is seeking individuals to join its board of directors.There are currently two open seats on the board.“We...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Chamber of commerce seeking ambassadors

Chamber of commerce seeking ambassadors

Are you looking for a way to get involved in your local community?The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is in search of people willing to serve as vo...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Dr. Gary Erdy joins Madison Health in Mt. Sterling

Dr. Gary Erdy joins Madison Health in Mt. Sterling

Madison Health has announced Dr. Gary Erdy, MD, a primary care practitioner, has joined its family of physicians. Erdy will care for patients at Madis...

March 9th, 2016 |  


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