Senior fall prevention program goes unused, lieutenant urges residents to utilize new service

Senior fall prevention program goes unused, lieutenant urges residents to utilize new service

Despite a glaring need for the program, no senior citizens in the county have taken advantage of a new program that would lower fall risks.Madison Cou...

April 12th, 2017 |  


County Treasurer warns of scam

County Treasurer warns of scam

Madison County Treasurer Donna Landis is asking residents to ignore what appears to be one entity’s bid to buy up homes in Madison County, as sh...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Ohioans invited to enjoy a weekend of free fishing

Ohioans invited to enjoy a weekend of free fishing

COLUMBUS — Ohio is known for its world-class fishing, and on May 6-7, state residents are invited to take part in the annual free fishing weeken...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Jonathan Alder discusses synthetic turf

Jonathan Alder discusses synthetic turf

Athletes at Jonathan Alder High School may soon be playing on a field of artificial turf if a small group of supporters get their way.Alder graduate R...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Boil alert issued in Plain City after water main break

Boil alert issued in Plain City after water main break

A boil advisory was issued in Plain City on Monday after a contractor struck a 10-inch water main line, flooding the area and bringing work to a stop....

April 11th, 2017 |  


W.O.W. donates flags to city

W.O.W. donates flags to city

Rich Hays, right, presents London Mayor Pat Closser with a flag for the city on behalf of the Woodmen of the World life insurance company. Hays is the...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Don Knotts’ daughter to perform locally

Don Knotts’ daughter to perform locally

MECHANICSBURG — Whether it’s Deputy Sheriff Barney Fife working alongside Sheriff Andy Taylor in the fictional community of Mayberry, Nort...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Horse owner pens book

Horse owner pens book

Carol L. Blackburn of London pets Chuck, a 13-year-old Clydesdale horse who was at the Madison County Senior Living Community on March 31.Her husband ...

April 11th, 2017 updated: April 11th, 2017. |  


4-H Club News

4-H Club News

The Fairfield Rascals 4-H Club met at the Fairfield Township Hall at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 5.The meeting was called to order by president Olivia ...

April 11th, 2017 |  


JLSD selects new high school principal, Dave Metz retiring after 16 years

JLSD selects new high school principal, Dave Metz retiring after 16 years

A new principal is coming to West Jefferson High School this fall.The Jefferson Local School District Board of Education unanimously approved the empl...

April 11th, 2017 |