100 years ago with Charlie Miller

100 years ago with Charlie Miller

Jan. 5, 1917Madison County Democrat — The following officers of the First Baptist Church, West Jefferson, Sunday School were elected on Sunday f...

January 5th, 2017 updated: January 5th, 2017. |  


Birth announcements

Nelson and Renee Francis Wickline, of Springfield, announce the birth of a daughter, Caroline Wickline, born Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at Madison Health...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Sometimes your whole life can change very quickly

Sometimes your whole life can change very quickly

Cookie, my wife of 53 years, passed away quietly on Christmas Eve and I was granted one last favor and that was that I was seated by her side as she p...

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


Iota Beta celebrates Christmas

Iota Beta celebrates Christmas

Members of the Iota Beta Chapter of Phi Beta Psi, a national civic sorority that raises money for cancer research, held their annual Christmas party D...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Garden Club holds in-home holiday flower show

Garden Club holds in-home holiday flower show

Twenty-eight members and guests attended the Open Gate Garden Club’s Dec. 7 meeting at the Wessel’s historic home in Lafayette.The evening...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Birth announcements

Kyle and Cortney Alspaugh, of London, announce the birth of a son, Collin Wyatt Alspaugh, born Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, at Dublin Methodist Hospital in D...

December 14th, 2016 |  


Iota Beta raises money for cancer research

Iota Beta raises money for cancer research

Iota Beta Chapter of Phi Beta Psi held its annual Wine and Dine fundraiser at Ann and Tony’s Restaurant in West Jefferson on Nov. 7 and Nov. 14....

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Plain City DAR swears in new officers

Plain City DAR swears in new officers

The Plain City Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution met Nov. 12 for its last business meeting of a busy year.Chaplin P...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Daisies celebrate Christmas with candy

Daisies celebrate Christmas with candy

The outside of the old school house at the fairgrounds looked like summer with the beautiful pink roses blooming, but the inside of the building had a...

December 1st, 2016 |  


It’s really winter out there

It’s really winter out there

The trees are mostly barren, the grass is more golden than green. I’m not real crazy about November, especially when I have another birthday to ...

November 25th, 2016 updated: November 25th, 2016. |