Celebrating Ohio agriculture at the Farm Science Review

Celebrating Ohio agriculture at the Farm Science Review

The first day of the Farm Science Review was a day of celebration for Ohio State University leaders and stakeholders.The university has met its latest...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Thoughts, plots and other dangerous activities

Thoughts, plots and other dangerous activities

One day this past week, I got up a little earlier than usual and to keep from waking up the Gracious Mistress of the Parsonage I got my coffee and wen...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Meet the candidates Monday

Meet the candidates Monday

Madison County voters will have a chance next week to hear from the candidates who want to represent them.A meet the candidates forum is set for 6:30 ...

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


If we could turn back time

If we could turn back time

I recently bought an automatic watch. It doesn’t need a battery. It doesn’t run off of sunlight. There’s a small mechanism inside of...

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


Schools receive below-average grades

Madison County’s four public school districts earned generally poor grades on state report cards issued Thursday, Sept. 15.The single bright spo...

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


‘Unhappy News’: Losses across the board for Ohio grain crops

‘Unhappy News’: Losses across the board for Ohio grain crops

Losses are expected across the board for Ohio’s major crops in 2017, according to information presented at the Farm Science Review this week.Bar...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Five finalists for county administrator

Five finalists for county administrator

Five individuals are being interviewed by Madison County commissioners to serve as the county administrator.The candidates are among 16 individuals wh...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Alder homecoming court

Alder homecoming court

The 2016 Jonathan Alder Homecoming Court candidates are front row from left: Chloe Scott (freshman), Lillian Hess (senior), Sarah Gentil (senior), Isa...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Plain City man dies in Union County crash

Plain City man dies in Union County crash

A Plain City man was killed in a one-vehicle car crash in neighboring Union County early Friday morning.The victim has been identified as 56-year-old ...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


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 |