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 |  


Bake sale set for May 5

Bake sale set for May 5

Madison Health Auxiliary’s annual Bake-Nic is set for Friday, May 5 at locations throughout the county.Homemade goods may be purchased at the fo...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Madison Public Health looks to combat smoking during pregnancy

Madison Public Health looks to combat smoking during pregnancy

Due to high rates of women smoking during pregnancy, Madison County Health Commissioner Chris Cook has applied for a grant to hire a health coach focu...

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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Teaching safety at Tolles

Teaching safety at Tolles

Around 48 Tolles Career & Technical Center students and a handful of staff took to the pavement Thursday to learn of the dangers of drunk and impa...

April 13th, 2017 |  


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 |