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20 hrs ago | The Madison Press

Troopers seize meth, marijuana during traffic stop

Ohio State Highway Patrol found 17 grams of methamphetamine and approximately a pound of marijuana after searching a 2007 Lincoln Mark LT with Califor... Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers stopped a 2007 Lincoln Mark LT pick-up truck, with California registration for speed, following too closely, marked lanes and unsafe lane change violations on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Drugs, Lincoln Mark LT, Lincoln, Truck, Prison

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Madison Press

Madison County's oldest veteran dies

Clifford Bowen, former resident of Lamplight Court in London, passed away on Monday, March 31. He was 101 years old.

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Related Topix: London, OH

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Madison Press

Early voting off to slow start

Since absentee voting kicked off on Tuesday, April 1, the Madison County Board of Elections office has sent out 224 ballots.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

The Madison Press

London man admits to molesting 4-year-old

An 18-year-old London man pleaded guilty on Friday, April 11, to molesting a 4-year-old city girl last September.

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Related Topix: London, OH

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Madison Press

U.S. Marshal Tobin honored at luncheon

As the newly sworn U.S. Marshal for Ohio's southern district, Tobin's Columbus office is across the street from the police department where he began his law enforcement career 40 years ago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, London, OH

The Madison Press

Xenia tornado remembered 40 years later

Forty years ago, when President Richard Nixon made an unannounced visit to the town of Xenia, Ohio, he said, "As I look back over the disasters, I saw the earthquake in Anchorage in 1964; I saw the hurricanes Hurricane Camille in 1969 down in Mississippi and I saw Hurricane Agnes in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

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Related Topix: Xenia, OH, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Ohio, Hurricane, London, OH

The Madison Press

Ita s not too early to prepare for kind...

It's that time of year again. Parents are registering their children for kindergarten.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Madison Press

County prosecutor discusses Madison County's drug task force

"I can tell you that everywhere in the county has a drug problem," Madison County prosecutor Steve Pronai told West Jefferson Village Council on Monday, March 17. "In some ways, West Jefferson has a worse drug problem, since you're close to Columbus, which is Drug Central," Pronai said.

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Related Topix: Drugs, West Jefferson, OH, Plain City, OH

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Madison Press

U.S. Marshal Tobin honored at luncheon

As the newly sworn U.S. Marshal for Ohio's southern district, Tobin's Columbus office is across the street from the police department where he began his law enforcement career 40 years ago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, London, OH

The Madison Press

Madison County's oldest veteran dies

Clifford "Preacher" Bowen drove his red Mustang around London for many years from his residence in Lamplight Court.

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Related Topix: London, OH

The Madison Press

Xenia tornado remembered 40 years later

A photo from the April 11, 1974 Plain City Advocate shows Titus Hostetler of Route 5, Marysville, holding a checkbook found on the family's front lawn... A display at the Madison County Senior Center, 280 W. High St. in London, includes pieces of the Madison County courthouse that blew off the building ... Forty years ago, when President Richard ... (more)

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Related Topix: Xenia, OH, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Plain City, OH, Marysville, OH, London, OH

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Madison Press

County prosecutor discusses Madison County's drug task force

"I can tell you that everywhere in the county has a drug problem," Madison County prosecutor Steve Pronai told West Jefferson Village Council on Monday, March 17. "In some ways, West Jefferson has a worse drug problem, since you're close to Columbus, which is Drug Central," Pronai said.

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Related Topix: Drugs, West Jefferson, OH, Plain City, OH

Tue Apr 01, 2014

WBNS

Indiana Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of More Than A Dozen Destructive Devices

The plea comes after Andrew Boguslawski was pulled over for speeding by the Ohio Highway patrol on New Year's Day in January in Madison County.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Madison Press

Jason Fruth: The Tootle trainer

Jason Fruth, Ph.D., assistant professor in Wright State's Department of Education, spoke to community leaders and citizens on the afternoon of Thursday, March 20. The purpose of his visit was to help get the ball rolling on the Community PAX program.

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Related Topix: Wright State University, Family, Kids

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Madison Press

Plea accepted in rape case

After 20 months of legal maneuvers and the services of three defense lawyers, Patrick Adkins III, 35, dodged Wednesday's scheduled jury trial and entered an Alford guilty plea to two counts of rape.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, West Jefferson, OH

Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Madison Press

County prosecutor discusses Madison County's drug task force

"I can tell you that everywhere in the county has a drug problem," Madison County prosecutor Steve Pronai told West Jefferson Village Council on Monday, March 17. "In some ways, West Jefferson has a worse drug problem, since you're close to Columbus, which is Drug Central," Pronai said.

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Related Topix: Drugs, West Jefferson, OH, Plain City, OH

The Madison Press

U.S. Marshal Tobin honored at luncheon

Peter Tobin speaks to guests assembled at Tobin's Administration of the Oath of Office as United States Marshal for the southern district of Ohio.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Sherrod Brown, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ohio, London, OH

Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Madison Press

Walking the plank of intrigue

Pirate Jarvis questions Wiki Resort do-it-all Sara about his treasure in the mystery "The Last Pirate of ... It is mystery, misrepresentation and multi-tasking all thrown into one as the Mt.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

The Madison Press

Walking the plank of intrigue

Pirate Jarvis questions Wiki Resort do-it-all Sara about his treasure in the mystery "The Last Pirate of ... It is mystery, misrepresentation and multi-tasking all thrown into one as the Mt.

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The Madison Press

London man's re-trial set for June 4

Visiting Common Pleas Judge Steven P. Beathard set June 4 for the re-trial of former London resident Timothy S. Ackley, 34. Ackley pleaded guilty in 2012 to killing Mark and Jo Ann Williams in a drunk-driving crash on state Route 142.

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Related Topix: London, OH

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