Proposed West Jefferson housing development worries Darby Crest residents, trustees

Proposed West Jefferson housing development worries Darby Crest residents, trustees

Residents of a housing development located just outside West Jefferson are worried about the effects a proposed new subdivision would have on their ow...

March 24th, 2017 |  


London middle schoolers plan for future at ‘life fair’

London middle schoolers plan for future at ‘life fair’

It’s never too early to start thinking about your future, right?That’s the mindset behind the “Life Fair” held Friday at Londo...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Same department, simple name: Madison County’s health department announces plan to rebrand

Same department, simple name: Madison County’s health department announces plan to rebrand

The Madison County health department is getting a new name and logo to make the agency easier to recognize.The agency is changing its name from Madiso...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Nominations sought for 2017 Heritage Tree

Nominations sought for 2017 Heritage Tree

Do you know of an amazing tree in Madison County?The Madison County Master Gardener volunteers are seeking nominations for the 2017 Heritage Tree.Dead...

March 24th, 2017 |  


A tractor tradition: London High School FFA members drive tractors to school

A tractor tradition: London High School FFA members drive tractors to school

Six students at London High School drove their tractors to school on Friday as part of the FFA’s annual “Drive Your Tractor to School Day....

March 24th, 2017 |  


Madison-Plains schools to close Monday due to sickness

Madison-Plains schools to close Monday due to sickness

Madison-Plains Local Schools will be closed on Monday, March 27 due to wave of illness hitting the student body.Superintendent Tim Dettwiller said ill...

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


Mount Sterling council finalizes hiring plan for new fiscal officer

Mount Sterling council finalizes hiring plan for new fiscal officer

The search for a new fiscal officer for the village of Mount Sterling is winding down as interviews for the position start next Tuesday.The interviews...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Mount Sterling council disputes weight of ‘rule change’ referenced by prosecution

Mount Sterling council disputes weight of ‘rule change’ referenced by prosecution

When it comes to whether Mount Sterling village council voted to hand over control of the village finances to Joe Johnson, the devil is in the details...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Madison County’s Andra Troyer named Ohio Farm Bureau’s 2016 Ag Woman of the Year

Madison County’s Andra Troyer named Ohio Farm Bureau’s 2016 Ag Woman of the Year

A long-time local trustee of the Ohio Farm Bureau has been awarded a prestigious award from the organization.Andra Troyer, of Madison County, was name...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Would you like a burp with that hiccup

Would you like a burp with that hiccup

Looking at the alarm clock by my bedside, it clearly read 2:37 a.m. The loud buzzing sound was not in my head after all. Who in the world could be cal...

March 23rd, 2017 |