London pitches revised plan to trade recycling bins for carts, keep trash bags (for now)

London pitches revised plan to trade recycling bins for carts, keep trash bags (for now)

Red and green recycling bins will be traded for carts, but the London trash bags will stay — for now — under a revised plan for the city&#...

February 17th, 2017 |  


West Jeff middle schooler arrested, charged for carrying toy gun

West Jeff middle schooler arrested, charged for carrying toy gun

A West Jefferson Middle School student has been charged with inducing panic after he was spotted walking to school with a toy gun.A bus driver saw the...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |  


London man breaks into dollar store with hammer, steals detergent to trade for heroin

London man breaks into dollar store with hammer, steals detergent to trade for heroin

A London man accused of breaking into a local dollar store with a hammer to steal laundry detergent is facing felony charges.Joseph Hamilton, 39, of L...

February 17th, 2017 |  


State Auditor Dave Yost to speak at Lincoln Day Dinner

State Auditor Dave Yost to speak at Lincoln Day Dinner

Ohio Auditor Dave Yost will be speaking at this year’s Lincoln Day Dinner, a fundraiser to benefit the Madison County Republican Party.The event...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Plain City may borrow millions to fix utility lines, consolidate village offices

Plain City may borrow millions to fix utility lines, consolidate village offices

Plain City is considering taking on nearly $4 million of debt to knock out some much-needed capital improvement projects, largely repairs on its water...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Police investigating ‘hit list’ at London Middle School

Police investigating ‘hit list’ at London Middle School

A criminal investigation has been opened at London Middle School after it was discovered multiple middle school girls created a “hit list”...

February 16th, 2017 |  


New London Public Library director Bryan Howard is a lifelong patron

New London Public Library director Bryan Howard is a lifelong patron

For Bryan Howard, his love of the library started with his love for golf.As a young kid in 1997, Howard would ride his bike to the London Public Libra...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


The strange myth of multitasking

The strange myth of multitasking

The Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage is an expert when it comes to multitasking. Although I have lived with her for over 45 years, I still do not kn...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Don’t give up — keep climbing

Don’t give up — keep climbing

Beth and I have recently started a new way of life. It’s called a “fitness program!”We both want to get healthy and feel better abou...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Medical helicopter transports one from serious head-on crash on State Route 38

Medical helicopter transports one from serious head-on crash on State Route 38

A medical helicopter transported a victim from a serious crash on State Route 38 just outside London Thursday afternoon.The two-vehicle crash occurred...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |