NEWS


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Planter Field Day slated for May 31
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London Academy referred for state investigation

London Academy referred for state investigation

London Academy is one of three charter schools in the state that Ohio Auditor Dave Yost referred for investigation, his office announced this week.It ...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Trial starts for London man accused of raping 3-year-old

Trial starts for London man accused of raping 3-year-old

The jury trial began Tuesday for a London man accused of raping a three-year-old family member.Robert E. Bolton, 69, is charged with three counts of f...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Click It or Ticket going coast to coast

Click It or Ticket going coast to coast

Emergency officials staged a crashed car in front of the Madison County/London City Health District Tuesday in support of the Click It or Ticket campa...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Mount Sterling to upgrade water meters

Mount Sterling to upgrade water meters

While Mount Sterling village workers continue the refurbishment of the village’s water system, work is also being done to determine if the villa...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $3.87June 2016: $3.87July 2016: $3.87August 2016: $3.90September 2016: $3.90October 2016: $3.73November 2016...

May 24th, 2016 |  


2017 Acura NSX rolls off line

2017 Acura NSX rolls off line

MARYSVILLE – Known by its vehicle identification number as VIN 001, the first production model of the next-generation 2017 Acura New Sports eXpe...

May 24th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Madison Co. Tigers head to Florida
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Madison Co. Tigers head to Florida

Madison Co. Tigers head to Florida

No Mickey Mouse operation.When visiting Orlando, Fla., most people are looking to conquer the Magic Kingdom.For the Madison County Tigers, they are lo...

May 25th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Indy champs say milk race’s top tradition

INDIANAPOLIS — Sam Hornish Jr. remembers every moment from his Indy 500 victory as if they were snapshots in time.His aborted pass of Marco Andr...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Seidenstricker again named All-American

Seidenstricker again named All-American

SPRINGFIELD — Wittenberg University women’s volleyball senior outside hitter Kara Seidenstricker (London, Ohio/Jonathan Alder) has earned ...

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


Track athletes qualify for regionals

Track athletes qualify for regionals

The Division II regional track and field meet being held this week at Lexington High School will have a distinct Madison County feel to it.Thanks to a...

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


′Riders come up just short

′Riders come up just short

In the moments immediately following West Jefferson High School’s disappointing 5-0 Division III Central District championship game loss Friday ...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Plain City DAR reflects on historic quilt

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 25• Plain City Business Association, 8 a.m., Der Dutchman, 445 S. Jefferson Ave., Plain City. The topic will be joint business as...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $3.87June 2016: $3.87July 2016: $3.87August 2016: $3.90September 2016: $3.90October 2016: $3.73November 2016...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $3.88June 2016: $3.88July 2016: $3.88August 2016: $3.90September 2016: $3.90October 2016: $3.73November 2016...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 25• Plain City Business Association, 8 a.m., Der Dutchman, 445 S. Jefferson Ave., Plain City. The topic will be joint business as...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $3.84June 2016: $3.84July 2016: $3.84August 2016: $3.87September 2016: $3.87October 2016: $3.70November 2016...

May 20th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Saturday, May 21• Seventh annual Rockin’ on the Run 5K Walk/Run and Family Fun Day, 8 a.m. to noon, St. Patrick School, 226 Elm St., Londo...

May 20th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Federal planning standards for healthcare facilities

Some answers, and more questions, about GMOs

About a year ago, fast-food chain Chipotle trotted out its “G-M-Over It” campaign, boldly declaring that it would extend its commitment to...

May 23rd, 2016 |  


The harm of mansplaining at work

The harm of mansplaining at work

America’s most-beloved workplace advice columnist and a man, it’s high time I address the subject of workplace “mansplaining.”...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Making progress in the battle against opiate abuse

Making progress in the battle against opiate abuse

Every week, I read heartbreaking stories about how the lives of families across the country have been devastated by drug use. A study by the U.S. Depa...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Gloria serves up schoolhouse rhubarb dessert

Gloria serves up schoolhouse rhubarb dessert

Today, we as a church had an excellent time together at what we call our “annual school picnic.”For the last five weeks the three teachers...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Trip to D.C. celebrates the end of middle school

Trip to D.C. celebrates the end of middle school

It’s almost that time — the end of the school year. Since we had such a mild winter, there are no snow days to make up — no more sch...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

Madison Health Auxiliary seeks homemade donations for countywide bake sale

It’s a golden event! The 50th annual Madison Health Auxiliary Bake-Nic is set for Friday, May 6 at various locations throughout the county.Curre...

April 20th, 2016 |  


Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Two Plain City pharmacists were recently recognized for their combined 100 years of service to the practice of pharmacy.Registered Pharmacists Robert ...

April 13th, 2016 |  


Chamber of commerce seeks board members

Chamber of commerce seeks board members

The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is seeking individuals to join its board of directors.There are currently two open seats on the board.“We...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Chamber of commerce seeking ambassadors

Chamber of commerce seeking ambassadors

Are you looking for a way to get involved in your local community?The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is in search of people willing to serve as vo...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Dr. Gary Erdy joins Madison Health in Mt. Sterling

Dr. Gary Erdy joins Madison Health in Mt. Sterling

Madison Health has announced Dr. Gary Erdy, MD, a primary care practitioner, has joined its family of physicians. Erdy will care for patients at Madis...

March 9th, 2016 |  


LoCI recognizes employee for preventing prisoner escape

LoCI recognizes employee for preventing prisoner escape

London Correctional Institution (LoCI) has recognized ones of its employees for preventing an inmate escape.The morning of Oct. 28, 2015 ,Travis Hall ...

March 9th, 2016 |  


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