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Housing development coming to Plain City

Housing development coming to Plain City

A new housing development is coming to Plain City, village officials announced Monday.Darby Fields, a project of M/I Homes, will include lots for 236 ...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Tolles hosting Community Open House Sept. 22

Tolles hosting Community Open House Sept. 22

Tolles Career & Technical Center providing a launchpad for both high school students and adult learners, will open its doors to the community from...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


It took a miracle

It took a miracle

A group of us from our church went to Williamstown, Kentucky, last Saturday to tour The Ark Encounter.It is a one-of-a-kind, historically themed attra...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


Alder refinancing debt at lower rate

Alder refinancing debt at lower rate

Property owners in the Jonathan Alder Local School District can expect slightly lower taxes in coming years.The district expects to save more than $2 ...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Restoring Jefferson’s Monticello

Restoring Jefferson’s Monticello

Plain City resident Garry Whitley is right where he wants to be professionally.In Virginia.Whitley, who ran his own painting business in Madison Count...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Memorial pharmacist receives OSU Pharmacy Award

Memorial pharmacist receives OSU Pharmacy Award

MARYSVILLE — Memorial Hospital Clinical Pharmacist Frank Krivanek, Pharm D, MS was honored as a 2016 “Preceptor of the Year” during ...

September 10th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Taking care of business
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Sister act

Sister act

Jonathan Alder graduates and current Ohio University soccer players Alivia (22) and Alexis Milesky are enjoying their time playing together in Athens....

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


Alder Youth Wrestling pre-season camp

The Jonathan Alder High School wrestling program will hold a pre-season youth wrestling camp this October. It will be for students in fourth through e...

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


Alder sweeps Pleasant

Alder sweeps Pleasant

There wasn’t any debating on which was the better team on the field when the Jonathan Alder girls soccer team hosted Marion Pleasant Monday even...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Alder wins 33-16

Alder wins 33-16

Hunter Maynard, 41, and Casey Fogle, 70, both of Jonathan Alder, tackle the ball carrier. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { mar...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


Lacrosse gets varsity status at Alder

They’ve worn the jersey for a number of years, they’ll now be able to earn the varsity letter.The Jonathan Alder Board of Education approv...

September 17th, 2016 |  


DeSales humbles volleyball Pioneers

DeSales humbles volleyball Pioneers

The Jonathan Alder volleyball team was slapped with a bit a of reality Thursday evening, Sept. 8 as it was beaten in three straight games at DeSales 2...

September 17th, 2016 |  


LIFE


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50th wedding anniversary to be celebrated

50th wedding anniversary to be celebrated

Doug and Connie Weakley will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 28, at the New California Presbyterian Church, ...

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


Master Gardeners to host plant sale

Master Gardeners to host plant sale

The 2016 Union County Master Gardener Plant Sale will be held at the Armory Building at the Union County Fairgrounds, 845 N. Main St., Marysville, fro...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Garden club to plant daylillies

Garden club to plant daylillies

The Richwood Garden Club June meeting was held at the home of Tenah McMahan in Somersville.Beverly Ridge gave the program on arranging silk flowers. T...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Berry and Troyer to exchange vows

Berry and Troyer to exchange vows

Stephen Berry of Plain City and Michael and Dawn Johnson of London announce the engagement of their daughter, Aliscia M. Berry of London to Alex J. Tr...

August 6th, 2016 |  


Roby to celebrate 90th birthday

Roby to celebrate 90th birthday

An open house will be held for Frank Roby, of Plain City, as he celebrates his 90th birthday.The event will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 7...

August 4th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Special traditions and Raber’s special

Special traditions and Raber’s special

Family traditions are an interesting subject. The Amish as a whole have large families. My father-in-law, for example, comes from a family of 16 child...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


It took a miracle

It took a miracle

A group of us from our church went to Williamstown, Kentucky, last Saturday to tour The Ark Encounter.It is a one-of-a-kind, historically themed attra...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


Use that freezer — casserole season is upon us

Use that freezer — casserole season is upon us

I look at appliances the way some women look at fur coats, serious diamonds and recurring spa treatments.It’s the same way a farmer looks at a b...

September 17th, 2016 updated: September 17th, 2016. |  


What will happen when fiber is no longer fiber

What will happen when fiber is no longer fiber

I understand that the recommendation for fiber intake is going up. When will we see that reflected on Nutrition Facts labels?The new labels should be ...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Make time to get your flu shot

Make time to get your flu shot

Summer of 2016 is coming to an end. Children have returned to school, daylight is getting shorter and soon farmers will be harvesting. These are all s...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Gloria’s mixing it up

Gloria’s mixing it up

We like convenience and easy meals in the kitchen as much as anyone else. So why not try homemade premixed foods? With most Amish families being large...

September 10th, 2016 updated: September 10th, 2016. |  


BUSINESS


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 16th, 2016 |  


Dickman Supply breaks ground on new Marysville facility

Dickman Supply breaks ground on new Marysville facility

Dickman Supply, one of Midwest Ohio’s leading suppliers of industrial and electrical products, broke ground on Tuesday, Dec. 8 on a new facility...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Dispelling myths about colds: Keeping your child healthy

Dispelling myths about colds: Keeping your child healthy

A typical child will catch five to eight colds this year — possibly more, if family or friends are around sharing their germs. While you canR...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Darren Clark joins Keller Williams real estate team in Plain City

Darren Clark joins Keller Williams real estate team in Plain City

The Barbara George team of Keller Williams Consultants Realty in Plain City has welcomed a new real estate sales professional.Darren Clark, who was bo...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Reasons to get pneumonia vaccine

Reasons to get pneumonia vaccine

Many patients have asked me if they need to get a pneumonia shot. There are many reasons why I encourage my patients to get this important vaccine. Th...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 4th, 2015. |  


Memorial Health CFO honored by Business First

Memorial Health CFO honored by Business First

MARYSVILLE — Memorial Health Chief Financial Officer Jeff Ehlers has received a C-Suite Award from Columbus Business First, and will be honored ...

August 21st, 2015 |  


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