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Johnson: How did he do it?
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Better late than never
Judge: No prison for Stoops

Judge: No prison for Stoops

Tammy Stoops, once chief probation officer in Madison County Juvenile Court, will not spend time behind bars for stealing on the job, despite a reques...

July 21st, 2016 |  


More ribbons awarded at fair dog show

More ribbons awarded at fair dog show

In addition to Regan Rubel winning dog showmanship, several other youth members took home ribbons following last Friday’s Madison County Jr. Fai...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Rotary installs new officers

Rotary installs new officers

The London Rotary Club recently installed its 2016-17 officers. From left, Kelly Snyder, president-elect; Mike Hensel, president; Marshall Geib, past ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Councilman: Johnson arrest a ‘dark blow’ for village

Councilman: Johnson arrest a ‘dark blow’ for village

Reaction to the arrest of Joe Johnson, former Mount Sterling village administrator, has been shock and surprise from many of the village’s offic...

July 21st, 2016 |  


West Jeff approves Flucke Trust annexation

West Jeff approves Flucke Trust annexation

West Jefferson Village Council have moved ahead with plans to annex nearly 300 acres of prime development land along Interstate 70 between Byerly Road...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Report: West Jeff pool revenue is up

Report: West Jeff pool revenue is up

A hot and humid summer is proving a boon to the West Jefferson Municipal Pool.On Monday, village parks and recreation director Marci Darlington told c...

July 20th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Russians lose track appeal
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14U Lady Pioneers win title
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Decision on Russian Olympic ban expected Sunday

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


The other Nicklaus mark

The other Nicklaus mark

TROON, Scotland — Tiger Woods isn’t the only player chasing Jack Nicklaus in the majors.So is Phil Mickelson.Only one of them has been mak...

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


Gordon to replace Earnhardt in No. 88 car

INDIANAPOLIS — Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss two more races with concussion-like symptoms and Jeff Gordon will come out of retirement to drive th...

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


Commissioners honor speedster Ayoub

Commissioners honor speedster Ayoub

Division II state champion in the 800-meter run, Aziza Ayoub, was honored Monday by Madison County Commissioners for her accomplishments. The Jonathan...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Column: Earnhardt the example of putting health first

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — There was a time when drivers raced injured, when nothing could get them to climb out of their seat.The rules didn’t all...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


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LIFE


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Living day by day and appreciating it more and more
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. |  


Times are troubled

Times are troubled

There is a movement going on that everybody has heard about and it is a movement that is rooted in the belief that in our justice system black lives a...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Legion donates to historical society

Legion donates to historical society

The American Legion Post No. 105 of London recently presented a $1,000 donation to The Madison County Historical Society. Charlie Fisher, right, membe...

July 8th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Better late than never
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Living day by day and appreciating it more and more
Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

Jim Krumel: As Mayberry goes, so goes America

You don’t have to look further than Mayberry to find a bellwether city this election year.That’s right. The fictional TV home where Sherif...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Connecting youth, state government

Connecting youth, state government

This past April, the Ohio Statehouse was host to the 65th Ohio Youth Leadership Association (YLA) Youth in Government Conference. As a co-chair of the...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Editorial: Convention needs to be more than pep rally for GOP

Editorial: Convention needs to be more than pep rally for GOP

The hugs, handshakes and energizing sound bites that have become the hallmarks of national political conventions won’t be enough.The Republican ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Help on the way against addiction

Help on the way against addiction

About once a month, I have a teletownhall — a big conference call with tens of thousands of people from across our state to take their questions...

July 18th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


Their view

Presidential candidates invariably seek and often get endorsements from admired figures in American life. But Hillary Clinton apparently didn’t ...

July 15th, 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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