NEWS


Study: Tax incentive programs pay off in 6,275 new jobs for Union County

Study: Tax incentive programs pay off in 6,275 new jobs for Union County

MARYSVILLE — Tax incentives granted to new and expanding Union County businesses have helped generate significant economic growth — includ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Public hearing held on code variance

Plain City is one step closer to seeing the completion of a planned apartment complex in the village — but not without some concern from residen...

June 9th, 2018 |  


The Percheron capital of the United States

The Percheron capital of the United States

No matter how much we love our home town, it is hard for most of us to imagine Plain City as the national center of anything. But there was a time in ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Vases done for Arbors residents

Vases done for Arbors residents

The HORIZON program is a multi-faith community at the London Correctional Institution.HORIZON has partnered with London Christian Fellowship and Arbor...

June 9th, 2018 |  


County Democrats reorganize

The Central Committee of the Madison County Democratic Party elected officers and appointed members to vacant seats during its monthly meeting held in...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Westminster surveyed June 11, 1818

Westminster surveyed June 11, 1818

Since Plain City’s official Bicentennial celebration is only a little over a month away, it is appropriate that we take a look this week at the ...

June 1st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Pioneer campouts
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Running of the Ox 5K returns
Shekinah campers heat up

Shekinah campers heat up

The Flames summer basketball camp at Shekinah Christian School concluded last week with improvement shown from campers of all ages.Both the “NCA...

June 15th, 2018 |  


OHSAA makes changes to football playoffs

OHSAA makes changes to football playoffs

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association (OHSAA) has announced details for the 2018 football regional assignments and playoffs sched...

June 9th, 2018 |  


County produces All-Ohio trio

County produces All-Ohio trio

Being recognized as an All-Ohio performer in your sport of choice is an honor that high school athletes should cherish.Being honored after your sophom...

June 9th, 2018 |  


One last run

One last run

COLUMBUS — On the strength of it’s distance running the Jonathan Alder girls track and field team scored 13 points and placed 19th at the ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Among Ohio’s very best

Among Ohio’s very best

None of the Madison County high school baseball teams won district titles in 2018, but there were plenty of players from the area who were recognized ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Alder tops Massie 7-5

Alder tops Massie 7-5

MASON — Lindsey Potter worked her magic with three hits, including a homerun, as Jonathan Alder defeated Clinton-Massie 7-5 Saturday, May 26 in ...

June 1st, 2018 |  


LIFE


Awards presented at banquet

Awards presented at banquet

The Union County Master Gardener Awards & Recognition Banquet was held on Wednesday, April 25. Those recognized included Devin Lyon, as a new cert...

April 27th, 2018 |  


Community Calendar

Monday, March 19• Young Professionals, tax prep, 6-8 p.m., Union Station, 109 E. Fifth St., Marysville.Wednesday, March 21• Marysville Bus...

March 16th, 2018 |  


Snyder to celebrate 90th birthday

Snyder to celebrate 90th birthday

Lois Bowman Snyder will be celebrating her 90th birthday from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 25 at the Church of Christ, 195 Arthur-Bradley Road in Plumwood...

February 24th, 2018 |  


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• The library will host a series of STEM projects this winter at the Plain City Unit...

February 24th, 2018 |  


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• The library will host a series of STEM projects this winter at the Plain City Unit...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• The library will host a series of STEM projects this winter at the Plain City Unit...

February 9th, 2018 |  


OPINION


Where have all the fathers gone?

Where have all the fathers gone?

Around this time of the year, my thoughts wander back to my father. He’s been gone quite a spell but his memory lingers. I often wonder what he ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Don’t drink the pool water

Don’t drink the pool water

I tell my youngest son not to swallow water from the pool every time we go swimming. While I know that it’s gross, can it also make him sick?Yes...

June 15th, 2018 |  


A merry heart doeth good

A merry heart doeth good

With all the sad news in our country today, it is about time for some good news. However, the way things are going I am not going to hold my breath.We...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Precautions can lessen your chance of developing tapeworms

Precautions can lessen your chance of developing tapeworms

I just heard about an athlete who developed a tapeworm infection from eating raw fish. How is that possible?It actually is possible to develop a fish ...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Daniel teaches mom some new tricks about healthy eating

Daniel teaches mom some new tricks about healthy eating

My son, the former carnivore, decided a while ago that he feels better when he doesn’t eat meat. After more than three decades of consuming meat...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Chicken Mozzarella Salad is very popular

Chicken Mozzarella Salad is very popular

Editor’s Note: Our good friend Rosanna is filling in for Gloria this week who is in the midst of moving. I can’t wait to hear about her mo...

June 9th, 2018 |  


BUSINESS


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Vance has been promoted
Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

Martha’s Corner dedicated to Dr. Geib

“There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” — Walt DisneyOn April 12, a section in the...

April 23rd, 2016 |  


Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Pharmacists honored for 50 years service

Two Plain City pharmacists were recently recognized for their combined 100 years of service to the practice of pharmacy.Registered Pharmacists Robert ...

April 16th, 2016 |  


Dickman Supply breaks ground on new Marysville facility

Dickman Supply breaks ground on new Marysville facility

Dickman Supply, one of Midwest Ohio’s leading suppliers of industrial and electrical products, broke ground on Tuesday, Dec. 8 on a new facility...

January 1st, 2016 |  


Dispelling myths about colds: Keeping your child healthy

Dispelling myths about colds: Keeping your child healthy

A typical child will catch five to eight colds this year — possibly more, if family or friends are around sharing their germs. While you canR...

October 30th, 2015 |  


Darren Clark joins Keller Williams real estate team in Plain City

Darren Clark joins Keller Williams real estate team in Plain City

The Barbara George team of Keller Williams Consultants Realty in Plain City has welcomed a new real estate sales professional.Darren Clark, who was bo...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Reasons to get pneumonia vaccine

Reasons to get pneumonia vaccine

Many patients have asked me if they need to get a pneumonia shot. There are many reasons why I encourage my patients to get this important vaccine. Th...

September 3rd, 2015 updated: September 4th, 2015. |  


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