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Bake sale set for May 5
Plain City enacting noise ordinance, marijuana ban

Plain City enacting noise ordinance, marijuana ban

Plain City may soon have a noise ordinance on the books for the first time.Village council recently introduced legislation to ban “excessiveR...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Our sufferings are nothing compared to his

Many of us know what it is to live with pain. It is difficult for me to remember living a day where I was pain free. For the past 25 or 30 years, I ha...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Firefighters train on new torch with Tolles

Firefighters train on new torch with Tolles

An area fire department is in top shape to respond to vehicle crashes following the recent purchase of new vehicle rescue equipment.The Pleasant Valle...

April 7th, 2017 |  


All my friends are getting old

All my friends are getting old

Getting old seems to be a long and slow process. The longer it goes the older you get.I didn’t really think I was getting old until a few weeks ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Jonathan Alder reaches new heights with ‘Mary Poppins’

Jonathan Alder reaches new heights with ‘Mary Poppins’

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!No theatrical surface is off limits for a Jonathan Alder High School musical.Last year they traveled under the sea ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


A suspicious mind is a terrible thing to waste

A suspicious mind is a terrible thing to waste

The most valuable mind is the suspicious mind. It is in this frame of mind that the real picture has developed for me. An incident several years ago i...

March 31st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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1-loss teams stay focused
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Sticking to the basics
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Alder shines under lights
Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

COLUMBUS — There were no big revelations in Ohio State’s spring football football game on Saturday, just smaller surprises like discoverin...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Ohio State needs more from offensive line

Ohio State needs more from offensive line

COLUMBUS — Although Ohio State’s offense put up monster numbers in some football games last season, it heard a fair share of criticism and...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Diamond action heats up

Diamond action heats up

West Jefferson softball coach Jim Stevens knew going into the season he had a good collection of young, talented players on his roster, how good they ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


County teams post big wins

At this time of year if the weather is nice, high school baseball and softball teams are going to be playing.Madison County teams were out on the diam...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Primetime showdown

Primetime showdown

There’s no questioning which are the two most successful high school softball programs in Madison County.Jonathan Alder and West Jefferson have ...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Alder athletes sign

Alder athletes sign

A half dozen Jonathan Alder High School athletes signed Division III Commitment Letters Friday to continue their athletic careers at the college level...

April 7th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Plain City Public Library events
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 |  


Couple announces engagement

Couple announces engagement

Dave and Jan McGrew of Plain City are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nikki, to Ivan Mast III of Galloway.Ivan is the son of Iva...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


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. |  


OPINION


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The apartment is taken
Gloria’s delicious Everything But The Kitchen Sink Dip

Gloria’s delicious Everything But The Kitchen Sink Dip

Easter Sunday is one of the most special days of the year to me. It is a special day to celebrate our Lord and Savior.Early on Easter Sunday morning I...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Life does have its compensations — occasionally

Life does have its compensations — occasionally

At times, it seems as if there is absolutely no justice in this world, and then something wonderful happens making up for almost everything. This past...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Egg-cellent question about Easter eggs

Egg-cellent question about Easter eggs

My mom is hosting Easter dinner this year and plans to have an Easter egg hunt for the grandkids. Growing up, we always ate the eggs used in the egg h...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The resurrection and the life

The resurrection and the life

Jesus said in John 11:25-26 “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and bel...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Celebrate Easter with food and family

Celebrate Easter with food and family

Did you ever think about why certain foods are tied into particular holidays? Usually, it’s either for purely practical reasons (a time limit on...

April 14th, 2017 |  


The high cost of speaking your mind

The high cost of speaking your mind

One thing I have learned throughout my life is sometimes speaking your mind only gets a piece of somebody else’s mind and not the good piece.An ...

April 14th, 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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