NEWS


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Let’s make a deal
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Tolles inducts 24 into honor society
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Jonathan Alder Spanish students earn high scores
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 28th, 2016 |  


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. |  


My amazing fascination with summer

My amazing fascination with summer

It comes as a great relief to me that winter is over and summer has stepped up and taken its rightful place. I really love summer. I am fascinated wit...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Uptown Plain City Organization expands grant programs

Uptown Plain City Organization expands grant programs

In an effort to enhance Plain City’s ability to host businesses providing high-quality, locally-sourced items, the Uptown Plain City Organizatio...

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


Memorial Day observances planned

Memorial Day observances planned

Citizens of Madison County will have several opportunities to observe Memorial Day next weekend throughout the county. Add your services to the calend...

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


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• The annual spring Friends of the Plain City Public Library Book Sale will begin at...

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


SPORTS


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Seidenstricker again named All-American
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Aces deal Alder final defeat
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Lady Pioneers overpower Rangers, 14-0

Lady Pioneers overpower Rangers, 14-0

There’s nothing wrong with using someone else’s failure as your own motivation.Especially not when it comes to motivating your team prior ...

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


Area athletes headed to regionals

Area athletes headed to regionals

The first two days of the Division II District track and field meet at Westerville South and the D-III meet at Whitehall guaranteed there will be Madi...

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


Seidenstricker, Stump earn NCAC awards

Seidenstricker, Stump earn NCAC awards

SPRINGFIELD — Wittenberg University’s Department of Athletics can boast of a variety of outstanding team and individual athletic accomplis...

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


Pioneers win outright title

Pioneers win outright title

The focus of most of the area high school softball team this week is on the Central District tournament which is currently underway, but the players a...

May 14th, 2016 updated: May 14th, 2016. |  


Pioneer basketball camp dates set

The Pioneer Basketball Summer Skills Camp will be held from June 6-9 at Jonathan Alder High School, 9200 U.S. Route 42 South, Plain City.For students ...

May 14th, 2016 updated: May 14th, 2016. |  


LIFE


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Thiel and Beachy to exchange vows Aug. 27
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Garden club members attend spring meeting
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Jonathan Alder alumni banquet May 28
Master Gardeners award scholarship

Master Gardeners award scholarship

The Union County Master Gardeners have alwarded their sixth annual scholarship., Austin Davis received the $1,000 scholarship at the North Union Senio...

May 14th, 2016 updated: May 14th, 2016. |  


Genealogical society learns about reunion planning

Genealogical society learns about reunion planning

The Union County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society held its meeting at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 16 at the Marysville Public Library in meetin...

May 14th, 2016 updated: May 14th, 2016. |  


Community Calendar

Sunday, May 15• Madison County Democratic Party, 5 p.m., London City Council Chambers, 6 E. Second St., London. The public is invited. Meetings ...

May 13th, 2016 |  


Plain City DAR salutes Vietnam Veterans

Plain City DAR salutes Vietnam Veterans

The Plain City Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution participated in the April 8 Fairbanks Salute to Vietnam Veterans to honor them and ...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Hansel and Meaige to wed May 14

Hansel and Meaige to wed May 14

Mr. and Mrs. Ricky Meaige announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter Tiffany Lynn to John Lee Hansel on Saturday, May 14, at The Little Bear Golf...

May 7th, 2016 |  


Book club selects new officers

Eighteen members answered the roll call question “In my kitchen, I simply cannot live without what item?” at the April 13 meeting of the P...

April 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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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 |  


Mom makes magic with rhubarb

Mom makes magic with rhubarb

One of my ultimate impulse purchases when I go grocery shopping in the spring is fresh local rhubarb. I can’t glance at it and just walk away. I...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Favorite recipes shared

Favorite recipes shared

Editor’s Note: Gloria will return in her regular format next week. This week, Gloria and her mother wanted to share two favorite recipes from th...

May 28th, 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 27th, 2016 |  


My amazing fascination with summer

My amazing fascination with summer

It comes as a great relief to me that winter is over and summer has stepped up and taken its rightful place. I really love summer. I am fascinated wit...

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 |  


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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