CHIP off the old block (grant): County approves proposal for CHIP and CDBG grants

To help repair homes of the local poor and nonprofits, Madison County will be asking for more than $798,000 through Ohio’s Community Housing Imp...

April 24th, 2017 updated: April 24th, 2017. |  


Flagging spring

Flagging spring

While for some people, tulips and warmer weather signify the start of spring, in London there’s another telltale sign - the erecting of a nearly...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Library donates baby bundles to promote early literacy

Library donates baby bundles to promote early literacy

The London Public Library donated a supply of baby bundles to Madison Health’s Maternity Department.The baby bundles include items such as books...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Earth Day celebration

Earth Day celebration

Hilary Draper, left, and Tammy Whisler, right, engage in a seed-growing seminar with kindergarten students at London Elementary School on Friday, in c...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Bullseye for buckeyes: new gun range in Madison County

Bullseye for buckeyes: new gun range in Madison County

Since the founding of the country over 200 years ago, a classic American value has been owning and using firearms either for leisure, competitive spor...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Man wins big at casino, ends up in court

Man wins big at casino, ends up in court

A Columbus man pleaded guilty to felony charges after a good night at the casino caused him to celebrate a little too much.Brian Cramer, 39, pleaded g...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Dave Metz steps down West Jefferson High School as principal after 46 years with district

Dave Metz steps down West Jefferson High School as principal after 46 years with district

Three major things happened to Dave Metz in 1971.He graduated from Ohio University with a bachelor’s degree in history and government.He married...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Life does have its compensations — occasionally

Life does have its compensations — occasionally

At times, it seems as if there is absolutely no justice in this world, and then something wonderful happens making up for almost everything. This past...

April 20th, 2017 |  


So close — yet, so far away

So close — yet, so far away

We are almost a week removed from Resurrection Sunday, or as most refer to it, Easter. Only one week later and I would imagine that many people have a...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Madison and Union County Democrats discuss shortcomings

Madison and Union County Democrats discuss shortcomings

In an attempt to innovate on the tactics of his party, Ohio Senator and Democratic Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni reached out to Madison and Union Coun...

April 20th, 2017 |