Masonic Lodges to observe 300th anniversary

Masonic Lodges to observe 300th anniversary

Plain City Masons are among those observing the 300th anniversary of modern Freemasonry this year.More than 80,000 Masonic members in 480 lodges in Oh...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Couple announces engagement

Dave and Jan McGrew of Plain City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nikki, to Ivan Mast III of Galloway.Ivan is the son of Iva...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Coloring: Not just for kids

Coloring: Not just for kids

Coloring books are for adults, too. Researches say coloring has therapeutic potential to reduce anxiety, create focus or bring about more mindfulness....

January 11th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 11• West Jefferson Athletic Boosters, 7 p.m., West Jefferson High School library, 1 Roughrider Drive, West Jefferson. Everyone i...

January 6th, 2017 |  


Birth announcement

Kevin and Jillian Dyer, of West Jefferson, announce the birth of a daughter, Dillyn Lucille Jean Dyer, born Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at Madison Health i...

January 6th, 2017 |  


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 |