Sheriff and others oppose parole release of Stanley Penn

Sheriff and others oppose parole release of Stanley Penn

On Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, a contingent from Union County met with the Ohio Parole Board in Columbus to oppose the release of Stanley Penn. Penn is c...

November 17th, 2017 |  


SOS program targets at-risk teens

SOS program targets at-risk teens

Madison County parents and staff met Tuesday night at Canaan Middle School in Plain City to learn about the Signs of Suicide (SOS) program from Nation...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Fashion Stars of Madison County Fair

Fashion Stars of Madison County Fair

Madison County’s very own young fashionistas walked down the runway showing off handmade clothes Wednesday night at the Madison County Fair̵...

July 14th, 2017 |  


NBA draft shows even superstars need backup plan

NBA draft shows even superstars need backup plan

According to research done by the NCAA, in a typical year just 1.1 percent of the players eligible to be selected in the NBA draft are drafted.Those n...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Plain City rapist sentenced

Plain City rapist sentenced

A Plain City man has pleaded guilty to raping a young boy for eight years.Gary L. Zornes, 52, of 230 1/2 North Ave. in the village, accepted an agreem...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Jeffersonville mayor sees airport as opportunity

It’s a village that intersects at State Route 41 and 729 in Fayette County, but Jeffersonville is also known for being at the intersection of In...

June 9th, 2017 |  


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 |  


Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

Ohio State spring football game tells part of story

COLUMBUS — There were no big revelations in Ohio State’s spring football football game on Saturday, just smaller surprises like discoverin...

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 |  


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 |