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  1. Band night at PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Madison Press

    Elmer Broecker directs the West Jefferson High School band Thursday night in the Madison-Plains High School gymnasium during the Madison County Concert Band Festival, hosted by Madison-Plains. Bands from West Jefferson, London and Madison-Plains performed pieces each band is preparing to present to Ohio Music Education Association judges in the coming weeks.

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  2. 2,200 concealed carry licenses issued in '14Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Madison Press

    More than 2,200 concealed carry licenses were issued or renewed last year in Madison County, according to information released this week by the Ohio Attorney General's Office. In total, 2,222 licenses were issued in the county in 2014, including 1,338 new licenses and 884 license renewals.

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  3. Four face burglary chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Madison Press

    Thomas' sons, Jayson and Joshua Anderson, both 18, of Columbus, were charged with complicity to burglary, complicity to theft and possession of criminal tools. Madison County sheriff's deputy Rodger Heflin responded to a call Jan. 30 from a resident on Price Hilliard Road in Plain City at about 11 a.m., according to the incident report.

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  4. Smuggling drugs leads to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Madison Press

    ... pleaded guilty to a single count in January to illegal conveyance of drugs. The case was boundover from Madison County Municipal Court to common pleas court in October. Madison County Common Pleas Judge Eamon Costello said trafficking into the ...

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  5. 100 years ago with Charlie MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Madison Press

    ... point reached during the Civil War was $2.28. The Madison Press - Nov. 25, 1954 - The last meeting of the Madison County Farmers Club for the year 1954 was held in the basement of the West Jefferson Methodist Church with a greater number than usual ...

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  6. Plain City hires public information officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Madison Press

    ... hired on a full-time basis at the hourly pay rate of $17.47, or $36,337 annually. Riley is no stranger to Madison County, having worked as a media specialist assistant for London City Schools for the past year, and as the communications coordinator ...

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  7. Keeping winter roads safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Madison Press

    A Madison County engineer's snow plow, driven by John Payne, takes four tons of 50-50 salt/limestone grit mixture in the bed from the front loader operated by Chris Yoder. The material in the bed gives the truck, heavily front-weighted with the huge plow, better balance for driving.

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  8. Madison County sheriff's reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    EDITOR'S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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  9. London police reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    ... 9. Jennifer Tsosie, 33, and Daniel Brucato, 19, both of London, were arrested for outstanding warrants out of Madison County. The incident took place about 2 a.m on South Oak Street. Police responded to a prowler call, the report said. A resident on ...

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  10. Central Ohio braces for record coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... zero at 11 last night. It was the lowest temperature for central Ohio counties late last night. London, in Madison County, was at 10 below zero. The record low for Columbus for Feb. 24, set in 1914, is 1 below zero. The city already was at that ... 1 comment

  11. JA, M-P boys make bowling districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    ... boys were to play in the D-II district tournament back at HP Lanes Monday, Feb. 23. They weren't the only Madison County boys team preparing for the boys district. Madison-Plains also earned its way to within one step of the state tournament with ...

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  12. On a long road to recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    ... to help a Springfield couple pay for medical expenses resulting from the pile up accident on Interstate 70 in Madison County last weekend. Greenon High School graduate Elizabeth Hester, 30, and her husband Ryan Hester, 29, were headed to Columbus ...

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  13. Fatalities drive seat belt campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    Ohio Highway Patrol Lt. Marty Fellure talks about the nine fatalities on Madison County roadways in 2014.

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  14. Convicted identity fraudster back in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Madison Press

    A London woman was arraigned Monday in Madison County Common Pleas Court for allegedly falsifying information and presenting fraudulent documentation while seeking employment at Nissen Chemitec in London. Danyelle Scheurell, 36, is charged with two counts of tampering with records, one count of identity fraud and two counts of forgery. 1 comment

  15. Did you know it's cold?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Madison Press

    ... It often takes place as I'm walking to my car after a long day in the office, or on my way into the Madison County Senior Center for a London Rotary meeting. Lately, it's been while leaning out my car window at the ATM, dashing into the grocery ...

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  16. Troopers Urge Safe, Focused Driving As The Weekend Snowstorm Rolls InRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | WBNS

    ... played a role in several pile-ups on Valentine's Day. Hofmann responded to a massive pile-up on I-70 in Madison County last weekend that killed one person and pinned several others in their vehicles. "It took 11 hours for the roadway to get open," ...

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  17. All-county band, choir event canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Madison Press

    The concert of the all-county band and choir, scheduled for 3 p.m Saturday, has been postponed until further notice. The impending threat of nasty weather, which could cause potential transportation problems, has been cited as the reason for the cancellation, said Jeff Gates, spokesperson for the Madison County Arts Council, which is sponsoring the event.

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  18. London burglar gets nine yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Madison Press

    A London man was sentenced to nine years in prison Thursday in Franklin County after being shot by a Columbus homeowner during a 2014 burglary. He was also sentenced to more than two years in prison in Madison County last September on one count of burglary for an unrelated crime.

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  19. Supporting the grieving processRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Madison Press

    ... quickly will allow those ready to move on the ability to do so. He introduced Roger Roberts, director of the Madison County Emergency Management Agency, and the evening's keynote speaker, Dr. Greta Mayer, director of prevention and community ...

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  20. All-county band, choir concert SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Madison Press

    The Madison County Arts Council on Saturday will revive a tradition which has been absent from the cultural landscape for 30 years, and the former director of The Ohio State University's marching band will be a part of it. About 120 selected musicians and singers from all four county high schools - London, Madison-Plains, Jonathan Alder and West Jefferson - will be perform a concert at 3 p.m. in the London High School auditorium.

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