Madison Press- RSS Feed Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:53:52 EST 1800 London spikes West Jefferson Too close for comfort.In the 1980s, funny man Ted Knight starred in a comedy about a cartoonist who wore sweatshirts from various colleges while illustrating the exploits of Cosmic Cow. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:08:11 EST Scaggs: ‘It’s time to make city officials accountable’ A member of London City Council is pressing forward to pass a law requiring city employees to be personally liable for any unapproved purchases, but other members feel as if the law is “too broad.” Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:02:13 EST Picassos among pieces going on public view in Ohio COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When retail mogul Leslie Wexner peers at one of the Picassos, Dubuffets or Giacomettis in the personal art collection he and his wife Abigail have amassed over the years, he feels a range of emotions that often include... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:43:13 EST Music Men take part in grand opening The Music Men of London Barbershop Quartet were among the volunteer performers at Sunday's (Sept. 14) Ronald McDonald House Home Charities grand opening, located across from the Columbus Nationwide Children's Hospital. The quartet includes... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:31:07 EST Plow Days this weekend near Newport When it comes to wheat stubble, the fields of Wayne Price have it.150 acres of it to be more precise. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:24:10 EST Eades wants you! To run for mayor Have you had a problem with the way London Mayor Dave Eades has run the city for the past 24 years? If so, he wants you to put your hat into the ring next year. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:15:20 EST Remembering Martha, the last passenger pigeon One hundred years ago, Americans across the eastern United States could have looked up into the sky and seen it filled with passenger pigeons. Their flocks numbered in the billions and could turn day into night. Now they are extinct, the victim of... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:12:07 EST Kids still not eating enough produce How many fruits and vegetables should children eat every day? Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:08:07 EST Date night and a fondue supper Hi to all of you. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:51:14 EST Marriage Applications Madison CountyProbate CourtThursday, Sept. 4 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:22 EST Madison County Real Estate Sept. 9-15Warranty DeedsTuesday, Sept. 9 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:18 EST Backyard harvest time means tomatoes This year, all at once the nights are chilly. Last week, so were the days. Seems like a trend. It took the summer of 2014 a long time to really warm up but a short time to slide into fall. A sure sign is the song of the cicadas at night as they say... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:12 EST Costello: People are dying from drugs A Plain City man was sentenced to six months in prison Friday for drug trafficking. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:58:08 EST AWOS system up at airport The Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) has been installed at the Madison County Airport, and has generally been working pretty well up until Friday, officials said. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:21:06 EST Madison March for Life to be held Oct. 3 As part of October being commemorated as Respect Life Month, the Madison County Right to Life is hosting its first Madison March for Life.The march will take place Friday, Oct. 3. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:54:05 EST Pizza Hut testing ‘skinny slice’ NEW YORK (AP) — Pizza Hut is testing out a lighter pizza in two U.S. markets as it seeks to freshen up its menu and regain its footing against competitors. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:24:09 EST A speedy, kitchen sink approach to pumpkin bread Some days you just need to embrace a kitchen sink approach to cooking. This quick bread is just such a case. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:19:09 EST M-P: Report card moving in right direction Efforts taken in Madison-Plains Schools to improve testing scores is showing some results, administrators told the Board of Education (BOE) Tuesday evening during its regular meeting. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:34:13 EST Heightened caution needed on roads in harvest time Now that harvest time is here, motorists will encounter additional driving challenges during the next few months. Regardless of the type of roadway, farm equipment of all shapes and sizes will be on the road at all times of the day and... Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:03:20 EST WJ police recover suspicious plants West Jefferson Police executed a search warrant on Brookdale Drive Thursday based on a tip of marijuana plants being cultivated in the backyard. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:02:06 EST