Touring the Torch

Touring the Torch

The crowd cheered as a police escort led the runners down North Main Street.Carrying the torch at front of the pack was Columbus Police Lt. Erica Guti...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Mt. Sterling Public Library events

Mt. Sterling Public Library events

Upcoming events at the Mt. Sterling Public Library:• Discover your world at the Library Summer Reading Club. It ends Sunday, July 31. Reading lo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


‘A piece of Americana’

‘A piece of Americana’

You can see for miles when you’re 1,000 feet up.It’s an experience that is available to Madison County residents and Strawberry Festival v...

June 24th, 2016 |  


West Jeff woman gets prison for embezzlement from Forrest Trucking

West Jeff woman gets prison for embezzlement from Forrest Trucking

A West Jefferson woman who embezzled $115,000 from a local trucking company was sentenced Friday morning to seven months in prison.Karen M. Martin, 43...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Fun at the festival

Fun at the festival

Sophie Malone, 4, amused herself by blowing bubbles Friday, while mom, Stacey Malone, of Springfield, sold “pampering products” at the Lon...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Time for work to begin

Time for work to begin

Work by the Durable Slate company officially began on Plain City’s historic uptown clock this week, according to village officials. The clock wa...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


London Strawberry Festival Shortcake contestants

London Strawberry Festival Shortcake contestants

The London Strawberry Festival Shortcake contestants are from left: Jazlynne Lowe and Kilah Parsley. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlo...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Who’s your idol?

Who’s your idol?

For almost 20 seasons, there was a show entitled “American Idol” in which individuals tried out to become the best singer of the season. M...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


Not smart enough to be an idiot

Not smart enough to be an idiot

In my experience, everybody has a slice of “idiot” somewhere hiding inside them. The trick is not to let it show itself at the wrong time....

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


Columbus Division of Fire promotes Saltsman to rank of Battalion Chief

Columbus Division of Fire promotes Saltsman to rank of Battalion Chief

COLUMBUS — A London man was named promoted to the tank of Battalion Chief at the Columbus Division of Fire, announced Chief Kevin O’Connor...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |