NEWS


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Tip me over and pour me out
Mother said there’d be days like this

Mother said there’d be days like this

Mothers are the greatest dispensers of advice since God said, “Let there be light.”I distinctly remember my mother standing before me, wit...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Former Treasurer repays funds swindled from Agricultural Society

COLUMBUS — A former treasurer who paid scammers $60,491 with Madison County Agricultural Society funds finished repaying the entity in March, ac...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Local Democrats award scholarships

Local Democrats award scholarships

Over 100 people enjoyed the Fourth Annual Madison County Democratic Party Scholarship Dinner at Ann & Tony’s Restaurant in West Jefferson.Fo...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Madison and Union County Democrats discuss shortcomings

Madison and Union County Democrats discuss shortcomings

In an attempt to innovate on the tactics of his party, Ohio Senator and Democratic Minority Leader Joe Schiavoni reached out to Madison and Union Coun...

April 21st, 2017 |  


So close — yet, so far away

So close — yet, so far away

We are almost a week removed from Resurrection Sunday, or as most refer to it, Easter. Only one week later and I would imagine that many people have a...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Senior fall prevention program goes unused, lieutenant urges residents to utilize new service

Senior fall prevention program goes unused, lieutenant urges residents to utilize new service

Despite a glaring need for the program, no senior citizens in the county have taken advantage of a new program that would lower fall risks.Madison Cou...

April 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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JA gets revenge, wins title
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Big bats lift Alder
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Errors doom Pioneers
County athletes make regional

County athletes make regional

The spring sports season is racing toward the finish line and a handful of Madison County athletes are doing their best to stay ahead of the end of th...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Pioneer Football Camp dates set

The Jonathan Alder High School football program will be hosting its Pioneer Football Camp June 12-14 at the high school, 9200 U.S, Route 42 S., Plain ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Ayoub shines at MOAC

Ayoub shines at MOAC

As the dust settled on the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division Track and Field Championship meet at Pleasant High School last week, it became ob...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Day named to All-NCAC team

Day named to All-NCAC team

Six Ohio Wesleyan University softball players were named to the All-North Coast Athletic Conference teams, it was announced this week.Junior outfielde...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Kaltenbach earns All-OAC honors

Kaltenbach earns All-OAC honors

BEREA — Baldwin Wallace University Trenton Kaltenbach (Plain City/Jonathan Alder High School) has earned All-Ohio Athletic Conference honors.Kal...

May 19th, 2017 |  


JA outlasts Granville in 12 innings

JA outlasts Granville in 12 innings

LEWIS CENTER — Three and a half hours of gut-wrenching softball action ended in dramatic fashion for the Jonathan Alder softball team Tuesday, M...

May 19th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• IMAKE will be held from 3:15 to 4:30 p.m. every Wednesday. Drop in and create, inv...

May 5th, 2017 updated: May 5th, 2017. |  


Birth announcements

Tony Rice and Monica Galloway, of Plain City, announce the birth of a son, Korbyn Lynn Rice, born Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at Madison Health in London...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Wilson to be guest speaker at genealogical society

Wilson to be guest speaker at genealogical society

Jeff Wilson, artist and author, will present “Ohio Legends — Every Picture Tells A Story” at the Union County Chapter of the Ohio Ge...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Garden Club: Don’t plant flowers too soon

The February meeting of the Richwood Garden Club was held at the Richwood village administration building on Tuesday, Feb. 7. The meeting was called t...

March 10th, 2017 updated: March 10th, 2017. |  


Garden club gets help decorating town hall

Garden club gets help decorating town hall

The Richwood Garden Club decorated the Richwood town office with the help of two exchange students.Leonardo Bez from Italy and “Ian” Tzu-S...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• Every child who visits the library on Saturday, Feb. 4 will have the chance to win...

February 3rd, 2017 updated: February 3rd, 2017. |  


OPINION


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A reason to remember
Where do you look when she’s lost her voice?

Where do you look when she’s lost her voice?

It has been a quiet week at the parsonage. Far quieter than usual. I cannot remember a time when it was quieter. If silence is golden, the week glowed...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Gloria’s picnic picks

Gloria’s picnic picks

Hello! I hope all of you readers are having a great month of May. A special thank you to my mother for filling in for me last week. Daniel, myself, Ju...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Stay hydrated in warmer weather

Stay hydrated in warmer weather

Now that spring is here and the weather is warming up, I plan to be outside more doing all kinds of strenuous outdoor activities. What are some ways t...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Tip me over and pour me out

Tip me over and pour me out

I’m not sure why this little song has been playing in my mind today — maybe somebody needs to read what I’m going to write about thi...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Best recipes direct from the source

Best recipes direct from the source

Many of the foods you buy to store, prepare and consume at home are packaged.Think about it. That pound of butter comes in four sticks, each wrapped i...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Hold on to your hat, it’s the year-end softball game

Hold on to your hat, it’s the year-end softball game

Editor’s Note: Gloria is on vacation this week, her mother, Dorcas Raber, is filling in.Batter up!The last day of school had finally come. In ou...

May 19th, 2017 |  


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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