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Kountry Kids learn to mail a letter
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Ready for a dip?

Ready for a dip?

Summer will officially begin this Memorial Day weekend with the opening of Madison County’s three municipal pools.London, West Jefferson and Pla...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


London Metropolitan Housing receives audit award again

London Metropolitan Housing Authority has received the Auditor of State Award for its clean audit reports for the second conseuctive year, according t...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Let’s make a deal

Let’s make a deal

I watched a re-run of the once popular game show, “Let’s Make A Deal” this week. I used to love that show and would set our DVR to r...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


New lawyer for Colorado man busted with 123 pounds pot

New lawyer for Colorado man busted with 123 pounds pot

The judge appointed a new lawyer Thursday morning for a Colorado man busted on the interstate in January with 123 pounds of pot.Kelly Harding, 48, is ...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Dirt drags at fairgrounds Saturday

The Danny Toops Memorial and KOI Drag Racing will team up to host The second Danny Toops Memorial Dirt Drags on Saturday.Race officials say this year&...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Long-wed couple lives their vows

Long-wed couple lives their vows

Few couples can claim to be married to each other for as long as Kermit and Dorothy Grener. Kermit, 97, and Dorothy, 94, recently celebrated their 77t...

May 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Steelers RB Bell believes Bengals targeted him

PITTSBURGH — Le’Veon Bell considers the first injury of his NFL career — a sprained foot in a preseason game three years ago —...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Baylor fires coach amid sex scandal

AUSTIN, Texas — Baylor University demoted school President Ken Starr and fired football coach Art Briles on Thursday, issuing a scathing report ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Indy 500 remains American icon

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis 500 has outlasted two world wars, the decline of the automobile industry, a bitter split in open-wheel racing an...

May 26th, 2016 |  


New swim team looks to make splash

The City of London has officially cut ties with its community swim team, but thanks to a collection of dedicated parents committed to providing childr...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Indy champs choose Andretti as best to never win

INDIANAPOLIS — The words were stunning as they flew out of announcer Paul Page’s mouth in the waning laps of the 1992 Indianapolis 500....

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


LIFE


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Plain City DAR reflects on historic quilt

Community Calendar

Friday, May 27• American Legion Post 201 of West Jefferson Poppy Days, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Huntington Bank, McDonald’s, West Jefferson Hardw...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $4.06June 2016: $4.06July 2016: $4.06August 2016: $4.08October 2016: $3.90November 2016: $3.90December 2016:...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Plain City DAR reflects on historic quilt

Plain City DAR reflects on historic quilt

Members of the Plain City Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution recently reflected on a historic quilt sewed by the club more than 50 years ago...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Commodities

HeritageCooperativein LondonCornMay 2016: $3.95June 2016: $3.95July 2016: $3.95August 2016: $3.97October 2016: $3.78November 2016: $3.78December 2016:...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Community Calendar

Thursday, May 26• Madison-Plains Local Schools District Board of Education, special meeting, 6 p.m., district meeting room, 47 Linson Road, Lond...

May 25th, 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 24th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Honoring our Veterans with the benefits they deserve
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Favorite recipes shared
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Mom makes magic with rhubarb
Smoothies can boost fruit, calcium intake

Smoothies can boost fruit, calcium intake

My teenage daughter has a sudden affinity for smoothies. She is making them all the time. Is this something I should encourage?Smoothies can be a grea...

May 28th, 2016 updated: May 28th, 2016. |  


Our view

Monday is Memorial Day — set aside to honor those Americans who gave their lives in this nation’s wars. Lots of folks fly the flag every d...

May 27th, 2016 |  


No data, only politics behind bathroom bills

The movement to ban students from using restrooms that conform to their gender identity is a solution in search of a problem. There is no evidence, no...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Honoring those who served

Honoring those who served

In the 240 years since our nation’s founding, more than one million men and women have given their lives to defending us. Memorial Day is the da...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Let’s make a deal

Let’s make a deal

I watched a re-run of the once popular game show, “Let’s Make A Deal” this week. I used to love that show and would set our DVR to r...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


Gluten-free not always the way to go

In recent years, going “gluten-free” has become a huge movement in this country. It’s more than just a weight loss fad — it...

May 26th, 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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