Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

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  1. Brake resigns from London parks and recRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Madison Press

    ... to that department, which should make the transition to a new director smooth." Nick Adkins, assistant Madison County prosecutor and chair of the city's civil service committee, is working to gather information on how to post the position and the ...

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  2. Mount Sterling man charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Madison Press

    A Mount Sterling man is facing a felony rape charge after officials say he inappropriately touched a girl under the age of 13. Jacob Fitzgerald, 33, has been charged with one count of first-degree rape. He was arraigned Friday in Madison County Municipal Court.

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  3. Man gets prison for assaulting infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Madison Press

    A London man who broke the leg of a 7-month-old baby girl was sentenced to seven years in prison Friday in Madison County Common Pleas Court Ethan Dempsey, 25, of London, pleaded guilty in January to one second-degree felony count of child endangerment. He was also ordered three years of post release control, essentially parole.

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  4. Brightway to open first classes in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Madison Press

    ... contract details state Brightway may not sell or transfer the property without the city's approval, that the Madison County Arts Council will be able to use the property to stage one production every year, and that if Brightway does not use the ...

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  5. Conference moves up for vote MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Madison Press

    When it comes to the game of conference re-shuffling, the ball is officially in the court of two Madison County school boards. On Monday, the Greenon Local School District's board of education unanimously voted to leave the Central Buckeye Conference in favor of the Ohio Heritage Conference, a four-year commitment that takes effect with the 2017-18 school year.

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  6. Rotary Club honors Dr. GeibRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Madison Press

    ... 2010. She served as president of the board in 2012. Geib also served as a volunteer physician with the Madison County Health Partners' Free Clinic. Marshall Geib said he had felt his wife had been deserving of the honor for several years, but felt ...

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  7. Precision Ag workshop slated for Feb. 11Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Madison Press

    The Choctaw Lake Property Owner's Association and Madison County Farm Bureau are teaming up to provide a free workshop on the topic this month. The Precision Ag Workshop will take place from noon to 2 p.m., Feb. 11. at the Choctaw Lake Lodge, 2875 Oneida Drive, London.

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  8. Madison County art by Madison County artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Madison Press

    ... which will go on display this Friday. Entitled "Madison, My Madison," the show showcases art rendered by Madison County residents who took as their subjects sights in Madison County. Sandy Fox, a member od the London Visual Arts Guild, holds an ...

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  9. County wrestlers shine at Sally George Inv.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Madison Press

    ... and came in seventh and the Red Raiders scored 71 points placing them 11th in the 20-team field. All three Madison County squads had plenty of high-placing finishers. Holland Springfield (164.5) won the team championship while Upper Sandusky placed ...

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  10. Election board to get raiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Madison Press

    Whitaker Wright, city planner with Community Development Consultants of Ohio, conducts the first hearing of 2016 for CDBG on Monday during the meeting of the Madison County Commissioners. Whitaker Wright, city planner with Community Development Consultants of Ohio, conducts the first hearing of 2016 for CDBG on Monday during the meeting of the Madison County Commissioners.

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  11. Last lunch at Ben & Joya sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Madison Press

    ... CEO of Madison Health, distributes hospital information and merchandise during the luncheon meeting of the Madison County Retired Teachers Association, which was held Monday at Ben & Joy's restaurant in Mount Sterling. The group, some 60 strong, ...

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  12. Inaugural winter classic beef show successfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Madison Press

    Youth cattle showmen and women turned out for the inaugural BEST winter classic held at the Madison County Fairgrounds Saturday and Sunday. Numerous breeds were represented by nearly 300 head of steers and heifers.

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  13. One year for man who fled policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Madison Press

    A Kettering man who was arrested when he returned to work two days after leading West Jefferson police officers on a high-speed chase will spend one year in prison. Ricky L. Cain Jr., 39, pleaded guilty to one count of third-degree felony failure to comply Monday morning in Madison County Common Pleas Court.

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  14. Building an online fitness revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Madison Press

    ... at EliteFTS in London boasts the best equipment the fitness industry has to offer. It's all tested for the Madison County company's seal of approval before becoming available for sale at elitefts.com. The show room at EliteFTS in London boasts the ...

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  15. Arson charges for man rescued from London Apartments fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | The Madison Press

    Jackie Edwards, 57, of Whitehall, was arraigned in Madison County Common Pleas Court Friday morning. He is charged with one first-degree felony count of aggravated arson and one second-degree felony count of aggravated arson.

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  16. New evidence stalls jury trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Madison Press

    ... new evidence came to light in the final days before the trial date. Shortly after midnight on Sept. 6, a Madison County sheriff's deputy was dispatched to the 7000 block of Converse-Huff Road on a report of a suspicious person, according to a ...

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  17. Trail Sentinels recognized for hours of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Madison Press

    Volunteers of the Trail Sentinel Program were recognized for their hours of service on behalf of the Madison County Park District by Commissioners David Dhume and Paul Gross at the Friends of the Madison County Parks and Trails annual meeting held at the Madison County Senior Center on Wednesday, Jan. 20. From left are: Jim Price, Jerry Miller, Paul Gross, David Dhume, Harry Huffman, John Allison, Will Jones and Gene Pass.

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  18. Letter: Historical society is a Madison County treasureRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Madison Press

    "What a wonderful museum you have right here in London! I'm telling my sister in Columbus she needs to come here and see this." Those were the comments of a woman from Oregon who attended Jonathan Alder Days last September at the Madison County Historical Society.

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  19. Mt. Sterling approves contract with sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Madison Press

    Village council approved a four-year contract with the Madison County sheriff's office during Monday's regular meeting. The amount of the agreement is $253,087 per year.

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  20. Filling West Jeffersona s housing gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Madison Press

    ... housing development designed by a firm Miller hired in spring of 2014. Currently, West Jefferson is the only Madison County municipality without a comprehensive plan - London, Plain City and Mount Sterling had plans written in the last five to 10 ...

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