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Cruise-In set for Sunday
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Hammond sworn in at PVFD
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Noble promoted to LoCI warden
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Martin: Abated businesses still fund FD
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Police raid apartment in Johnson investigation
Timmons Bros. to talk rock ‘n’ roll, TV

Timmons Bros. to talk rock ‘n’ roll, TV

Why did Elvis Presley sing to a basset hound? Why did the Rolling Stones change the lyrics to one of their iconic hits?The answers to those questions ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Post Office hosting Passport Fair

Post Office hosting Passport Fair

Need a passport? The London Post Office is making it easy for you this Saturday.A Passport Fair will be held at the office from noon to 4 p.m. The off...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Bacteria outbreak linked to Deer Creek

Bacteria outbreak linked to Deer Creek

At least 15 people are reported sick after visiting the beach at Deer Creek State Park, according to local health officials.Six of those individuals h...

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


Trial delayed for accused arsonist

Trial delayed for accused arsonist

The trial of a local resident accused of setting his Sheffield Boulevard apartment ablaze in October 2014 was delayed until Aug. 30 to allow his new d...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Car thief tries twice to evade police

Car thief tries twice to evade police

An accused car thief and robber is in Tri-County Regional Jail under $500,000 bond despite two attempts on Tuesday to evade the law.Aaron E. Goins Jr....

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


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. |  


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Depleted Russians head to Rio
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Spieth ignoring history
Depleted Russians head to Rio

Depleted Russians head to Rio

MOSCOW — A depleted Russian team departed for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday, missing dozens of athletes who were excluded amid the ...

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


WJYAA soccer registration underway

The West Jefferson Youth Athletic Association is accepting fall soccer registrations.Co-ed leagues are for players in first through eighth grade. Pee ...

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


London Kiwanis/Takacs Soccer sign-ups set

The London Kiwanis/Takacs Soccer League is now accepting registrations for the fall 2016 soccer league for first through eighth grades who are not on ...

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


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. |  


Meyer sees a little of 2014 in current Buckeyes

Meyer sees a little of 2014 in current Buckeyes

CHICAGO — Last year Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer warned his team against reliving and reflecting too much on the 2014 national champion...

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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Same fish, all good
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Enjoying the Yoder sisterhood
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Is your child ready for school?

Letter: London residents should spread peace, positivity

Dear Editor:I would like to take this opportunity to talk about what is going on in our country. As we all see every night on every news station, too ...

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


Preventive medicine

Preventive medicine

I remember my grandmother telling me “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Now, I don’t know if that is true or she just wanted me...

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


Editorial: When will people learn email faux pas can destroy careers?

Editorial: When will people learn email faux pas can destroy careers?

Phones got smarter, then smaller and now larger. Videocassette players are officially relics, with the last one coming off the assembly line this mont...

July 29th, 2016 |  


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 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Art is often a refuge

Art is often a refuge

I didn’t really realize that art had become my refuge, my mental and physical escape.I had a very long and hard time with learning to read. Many...

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


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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