Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madison County, OH.

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  1. Weather delays start of Red Raiders contestRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    Cell phones and tablets were working overtime at London High School Friday evening as fans, coaches and officials steadily watched the weather radar trying to get an idea of what was coming next. The Red Raiders were supposed to host Greenon in a game that was slated to start at 7 p.m. But multiple lines of thunderstorms rolled through Madison County, forcing numerous delays and putting everyone into a seemingly endless holding pattern.

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  2. New downtown plug and play office alternative aims to fill a void in HuntsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Building owner and San Francisco resident Anne O'Shea's struggle to find suitable meeting space is the inspiration behind her new business in downtown Huntsville. Office Alliance, a "plug and play" alternative to the long-term office lease, opened in May on the eighth floor of 200 West Side Square across from the Madison County Courthouse.

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  3. Lifetime Vision Center opensRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Madison Press

    Lifetime Vision Center, 94 W. Main St., West Jefferson, became the newest member of the Madison County Chamber of Commerce and celebrated that association with a ribbon cutting on Friday. The center, which opened Aug. 4, offeres optometry services and vision care products.

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  4. Medical care for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Madison Press

    Rocking Horse Community Health Center - Madison officially opened Thursday at the former site of the Madison County Health Partners' Free Clinic, 212 N. Main St., London. At left, posing are certified nurse practitioner Chelsea Harris, patient Kelly Pickering, and the center's director of operations, Melissa Canney.

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  5. Haenszel is Ox Roast Grand MarshalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    ... sandwich purchase on Monday. They handle 5,000 pounds of beef, Haenszel said. She also volunteers for the Madison County Relay for Life. Cancer has hit her family hard, three of her four brothers, Ronald, Charles and Eddie, pre-deceased her due to ...

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  6. Plenty to work on in WJ-Alder clashRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    It's a short week for both the Jonathan Alder and West Jefferson high school football teams as they square off against each other in a Madison County clash Thursday at Alder at 7 p.m. Chances are neither coach is excited about playing a full day earlier than usual, because with both squads coming off Week 1 losses, the lost day of practice could have been beneficial. West Jefferson is coming off a humbling 43-8 loss to host Mechanicsburg, while Alder watched a fourth quarter lead disappear on a 90-yard pass play in the closing minutes of an 18-14 defeat against rival Marysville.

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  7. Local acts featured at Ox RoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    Both new artists and familiar favorites will fill the bill for the 2015 West Jefferson Ox Roast, including West Jefferson singer Blake Soles and Madison County country acts The Posse and Smokin' Ham Band. The entertainment for the festival kicks off on Saturday, Sept.

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  8. London man pleads to drug charges involving minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    A London man could face up to 10 years and six months in prison after using a juvenile to complete drug transactions. Jesse Strickland, 31, pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated drug possession, complicity to drug trafficking and corrupting another with drugs Tuesday in Madison County Common Pleas Court.

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  9. Alder-West Jeff series draws to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    It's no secret that if you're looking for the best doughnuts in Madison County you venture just past Jonathan Alder High School to Der Dutchman up in Plain City. That's where you'll find dozens of varieties of perfectly prepared pastries.

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  10. Senior center weekly activitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Madison Press

    Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday. It is open to the public. The Madison County Senior Center is located at 280 W. High St., London. For more information call 740-852-3001.

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  11. Hockey player pleads guilty to possessing 3 pounds potRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Madison Press

    A professional hockey player pleaded guilty to drug possession in Madison County Common Pleas Court Tuesday morning after about three pounds of marijuana was found in his car in March. Jason Pietrasiak, 26, of Shrewsbury, Mass., played left wing for the Dayton Demonz team in 2014-2015.

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  12. Trial delayed for man accused of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Madison Press

    A Plain City man charged with raping a child under the age of 10 had his scheduled jury trial and next hearing pushed back as new charges against him are being considered. Manuel Bartolo Prado, 68, of Plain City, attended his formal pretrial Tuesday in Madison County Common Pleas Court.

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  13. Investigation continues in West Jefferson building collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... part of the two-story brick building fell and who, or what, is to blame. An engineer who visited the site in Madison County on Monday refused to comment. Two people were hurt in the collapse, though their injuries weren't severe. One man is said to ...

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  14. Long-time director to retire from board of DDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Madison Press

    ... were pointed out: playing golf and fixing dinner. His wife, Melissa Canney, director of operations for the Madison County branch of the Rocking Horse Center (formerly the Madison County Free Clinic) will continue to work, he said. Commissioner David ...

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  15. The line at the Alabama DMV: Could it really get worse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Alabama Live

    ... will have to move through one of the Big Four offices each year. Despite satellite offices, an office in the Madison County Courthouse, and online driver's license renewal, there are many reasons to wind up in this line. Like Tamir Johnson of ...

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  16. Three to run for Plain City mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Madison Press

    After three terms and 12 years, Mayor Sandra Adkins is ready to hand over the reins, and three residents have stepped up to take over the position, according to the Madison County Board of Elections. Jim "James" Eudaily, 44, is a civil engineer.

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  17. The Savings Bank to open in London TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Madison Press

    ... as senior vice president at the new office. Lelonek said that the key difference The Savings Bank brings to Madison County is the level of service and commitment to community involvement, the release said. "I am excited to share their altruism and ...

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  18. Computer thief must pay back $35,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Madison Press

    A Springfield man who picked up 38 computers through the technology company Apple,with fake identification at FedEx in West Jefferson was sentenced to five years of community control Friday and ordered to pay more than $35,000 in restitution. Adebowale Balogun, 33, was additionally ordered to serve a 14-day jail sentence at his sentencing hearing in Madison County Common Pleas Court.

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  19. Man sentenced for fleeing police with infantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Madison Press

    A man currently in prison was sentenced to an additional year in the penitentiary Thursday for leading Fayette County sheriff's deputies on a 2012 chase that ended in Madison County. Ton Sha Laquan Cheese, 27, was sentenced in Madison County Common Pleas Court on a charge of failure to comply.

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  20. Shorthanded Raiders fall to Academy, 5-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Madison Press

    London Red Raiders junior Grant Brooks fights through the Urbana defense during the team's 5-2 loss to the visiting Hillclimbers of Urbana Aug. 22. London Red Raiders junior Grant Brooks fights through the Urbana defense during the team's 5-2 loss to the visiting Hillclimbers of Urbana Aug. 22. With all fall sports teams now playing regular season games, there's rarely a quiet night at any of the area high schools. A number of Madison County teams were in action Wednesday.

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