NEWS


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Former Mount Sterling village administrator Johnson gets 10 years prison for theft in office

Former Mount Sterling village administrator Johnson gets 10 years prison for theft in office

Former Mount Sterling administrator Joe Johnson was sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing in excess of $700,000 from the village between 2012 a...

March 10th, 2017 |  


New Plain City barbershop offers old school techniques, atmosphere

New Plain City barbershop offers old school techniques, atmosphere

A new barbershop in Plain City has turned on its barber’s pole for the first time.Old American Barber Shop, 135 E. Main St., held a ribbon cutti...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


‘Sticker Shock:’ Residents weary of taking on debt

‘Sticker Shock:’ Residents weary of taking on debt

Plain City leaders were peppered with questions regarding the village’s plan to borrow up to $4.5 million to tackle capital improvement projects...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


God loves you — it’s the truth

God loves you — it’s the truth

God loves you. Think about that for a minute. The Supreme Being who created this Universe and everything in it by simply speaking the words, “Le...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Where in the world does time go?

I remember my grandfather telling me that the older you get the faster time flies. Laughing at him at the time I thought it was another one of his lit...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Medical marijuana ban proceeds in village

Medical marijuana ban proceeds in village

Although Plain City’s leaders remain split on the issue, the village took its first step toward banning medical marijuana during Monday’s ...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Making a statement
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Koenig, Minner earn first team
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West Jeff pair make podium
Just not their day

Just not their day

COLUMBUS — A season-long quest to win a Division II state bowling championship came to an unsatisfying end for the Jonathan Alder High School gi...

March 10th, 2017 |  


OWU baseball drops doubleheader

OWU baseball drops doubleheader

Freshman shortstop Carter Franklin (Wooster/Canton Central Catholic) knocked in a run that brought the Ohio Wesleyan baseball team within 3-1, but Mar...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Alder gets pushed around

Alder gets pushed around

It’s a formula Jonathan Alder boys basketball coach Brent Cahill has followed for years.Have his Pioneers play regular-season games against a va...

March 10th, 2017 |  


JA boys come up short

JA boys come up short

COLUMBUS — Besides the accomplishment of having both its boys and girls bowling teams make the Division II state championship tournaments, the J...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Trainer to the pros returns to Memorial

Trainer to the pros returns to Memorial

MARYSVILLE — Craig Devine, PT, AT has returned to work for Memorial Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine, after three years as lead athletic tra...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Rolling with Urbana University

Jonathan Alder senior Mackenzie Heimlich recently signed a National Letter of Intent to bowl at Urbana University. She was joined by front row from le...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Plain City Public Library events
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Couple announces engagement

Birth announcement

Christopher B. Miller and Emily Chadwick, of West Jefferson, announce the birth of a son, Gage Allen Miller, born Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, at Madison ...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Friesens celebrate 50th anniversary

Friesens celebrate 50th anniversary

Corny and Ida Friesen will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 at the Haven Fellowship Church, 7730 Co...

October 22nd, 2016 |  


Birth announcement

Craig and Sarah Burns, of West Jefferson, announce the birth of a son, Zachary Ranon Burns, born Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016, at Madison Health in London....

October 15th, 2016 updated: October 15th, 2016. |  


Garden club makes seed packets

Garden club makes seed packets

The Richwood Garden Club met at the Richwood park. Six members were present for a potluck lunch. Members made seed packets to fill and give away at Ri...

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


Birth announcement

Chandler Stone and Logan Thomas, of London, announce the birth of a son, Jaxson Scott Stone, born Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, at Madison Health in Londo...

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


OPINION


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It’s good to be Irish
One day — you will tell the truth

One day — you will tell the truth

Hebrews 9:27 says, “It is appointed unto man once to die, but after this the judgment.”I was driving the other day, and looked into my rea...

March 17th, 2017 |  


I like it — you don’t

I like it — you don’t

I snickered to myself as I wrote my last column. (Remember the borsch?) I knew exactly the response I’d get from my friend Mary, and she didn...

March 17th, 2017 |  


The best defense against fake news

Your average slug is more popular than the media these days. The Trump administration has declared the press the opposition party and enemy of the peo...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Open buggy ride with the Yoders

Open buggy ride with the Yoders

Sunshine, clear blue skies, daffodils, and even dandelions, they’re all a part of my favorite season! Spring peepers are calling out their welco...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Choose between iPhones and health care is not a solution

The following editorial appeared in The Dallas Morning News on Wednesday, March 8:It is too easy to ignore the plight of the working poor by convincin...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Change those clocks

Change those clocks

We’re about to gain another hour of daylight in the evening — whoopee! Of course, we’ll pay for it every morning when we adjust our ...

March 10th, 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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