Madison Press- RSS Feed http://madison-press.com/ http://madison-press.com/ Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:22:58 EST 1800 Pioneers fall at River Valley http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150292513/Pioneers-fall-at-River-Valley The feel good story that was the second half of the Jonathan Alder football season hit a snag Friday, Oct. 24. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:07:04 EST Meetings http://madison-press.com/news/news/150286459/Meetings The Jefferson Local Board of Education's regular meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 27, at the high school auditeria, 1 Roughrider Drive, West Jefferson. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:46:09 EST WJ survives a thriller at Whitehall; wins 34-33 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150292484/WJ-survives-a-thriller-at-Whitehall;-wins-34-33 WHITEHALL — No day at the beach. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:16:06 EST Lions shred Red Raiders, 57-7 http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150292430/Lions-shred-Red-Raiders-57-7 BEXLEY — Dominate time of possession; keep the opponent's offense off the field and you should win the game. That was not the case when London took on Bexley Friday night. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:06:05 EST Bobcats claw past Plains http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150292463/Bobcats-claw-past-Plains Two weeks ago the Madison-Plains High School football team was in a good position.Sitting at 5-1 overall, the Golden Eagles looked to be on their way to the team's first winning seasons in 20 years. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:02:06 EST Tackle for loss http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150298533/Tackle-for-loss Drew Stahl of Jonathan Alder brings down the Vikings ball carrier during Friday nights game against River Valley. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:04:05 EST Mamma Mia! http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150264401/Mamma-Mia The pasta is boiling, the salad is being tossed and the mustaches are being waxed as the St. Patrick School eighth grade class prepares to host a spaghetti dinner. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:23:03 EST OSHP project emphasizes speed, safety belt, OVI http://madison-press.com/news/news/150187300/OSHP-project-emphasizes-speed-safety-belt-OVI COLUMBUS — The Ohio State Highway Patrol issued eight OVI arrests, 19 safety belt citations and 343 speed citations in the duration of the latest 6-State Trooper project. The initiative focused on the Interstate 70 corridor, beginning on Oct. 10... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:10:04 EST Prison ordered for drug traffickers http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150290566/Prison-ordered-for-drug-traffickers Two London women were sentenced to a year in prison Friday after being arrested and charged in relation to a Madison County drug sweep in July. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:42:05 EST Ending veteran homelessness in Ohio http://madison-press.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/150273988/Ending-veteran-homelessness-in-Ohio In gratitude for their courage and sacrifice for our nation, my office helps U.S. veterans access their medical and disability benefits and the overdue or replacement medals that they have earned for their military service. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:31:08 EST Another big win looks accessible for OSU http://madison-press.com/news/sports/150292622/Another-big-win-looks-accessible-for-OSU It's not easy to get out of Penn State with a victory. Ohio State has won five times and lost five times there since Penn State joined the Big Ten in 1993. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:24:07 EST London Public Library appreciates patrons http://madison-press.com/news/news/150272009/London-Public-Library-appreciates-patrons In 1902, a women's group in the city of London sent a letter to the Philanthropist, Andrew Carnegie, seeking a grant to build a public library. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:07:04 EST Letter: Spread of Ebola must be stopped http://madison-press.com/news/letters-opinion/150288816/Spread-of-Ebola-must-be-stopped Dear editor:The outbreak of Ebola has the whole country in fear of this dangerous disease.We must stop the flow of people coming and going from West Africa with this awful disease. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:19 EST ‘Surviving the Holidays’ seminar on Nov. 11 http://madison-press.com/news/news/150258681/Surviving-the-Holidays-seminar-on-Nov.-11 A free GriefShare “Surviving the Holidays” seminar will be held in Plain City. The program offers practical, actionable strategies for grievers to make it through the holiday season. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:18 EST Madison County Board of DD awarded four-year accreditation http://madison-press.com/news/news/150189728/Madison-County-Board-of-DD-awarded-four-year-accreditation The Madison County Board of Developmental Disabilities (MCBDD) recently received a four-year accreditation certification from the State of Ohio. The presentation was made at a recent Madison County Board of Developmental Disabilities board... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:17 EST Monster cookies are just the thing for Halloween http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/150273264/Monster-cookies-are-just-the-thing-for-Halloween Boo! It's time for the annual influx of “ghosties and ghoulies and things that go Bump! in the night!” Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:16 EST Gloria’s birthday present http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/150258490/Glorias-birthday-present Dear friends both far and wide, Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:14 EST Use Halloween to coach moderation http://madison-press.com/news/lifestyle-food-opinion_columns/150222063/Use-Halloween-to-coach-moderation My 6-year-old daughter is excited about trick-or-treating this year, but I'm concerned about how to limit the candy she eats afterward. What's the best way to handle Halloween? Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:13 EST Marriage Applications http://madison-press.com/news/news/150288863/Marriage-Applications Following are the marriage applications from the Madison County Probate Court for Oct. 1-22.Thursday, Oct. 9 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:05:13 EST Plain City wrap design to lead U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree http://madison-press.com/news/home_top-news/150275353/A-Capitol-design While this year's U.S. Capitol Christmas tree, the one chosen to stand before the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., is harvested from Minnesota, it will make the trip to the nation's capital behind a truck with a Plain City-area... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:52:08 EST