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Vacation time again?
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Summer memories
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 |  


The mighty whirlwind June 16, 1912

The mighty whirlwind June 16, 1912

This article could begin with Snoopy’s favorite opening line: “It was a dark and stormy night,” although “It was a dark and st...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Concern over clock building remains

Water issues are still plaguing the owners of the Plain City clock building.Tammy Redmond, the owner of the building and its antique business, Tique-T...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Ohio Scenic Rivers program observes 50th anniversary

Ohio Scenic Rivers program observes 50th anniversary

Former Ohio First Lady Hope Taft and Ohio Department of Natural Resources Director Jim Zehringer were among the speakers at Battelle-Darby Metro Park ...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Latin restaurant opens on Main Street

Latin restaurant opens on Main Street

Plain City has a new restaurant — and to those weary residents, it isn’t pizza.Sazon: Latin Street Food had a soft-open Friday, offering c...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Time capsule planned for village

Time capsule planned for village

Plain City’s Bicentennial Committee wants your memories.The organization, which was formed to put together the village’s 200th anniversary...

June 15th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Swim the rainbow
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All-Region lacrosse Pioneers
Ferguson making strides

Ferguson making strides

The third time is the charm.At least that was the case for Los Angeles Dodgers starter and West Jefferson native Caleb Ferguson.The left-handed hurler...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Special Olympians selected for State Games

Special Olympians selected for State Games

Madison County Special Olympics has selected 65 athletes/coaches to represent the organization at the 49th Annual Special Olympics Ohio State Summer G...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Pioneer campouts

Pioneer campouts

The futures of the Jonathan Alder High School baseball and softball programs are in good shape.The Pioneers diamond programs opened their fields up to...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Running of the Ox 5K returns

Running of the Ox 5K returns

Ready. Set. Go.“West Jefferson Youth Athletic Association (WJYAA) Running of the Ox is back on the agenda for the Ox Roast this year,” sai...

June 15th, 2018 |  


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 |  


LIFE


Plain City Public Library events

Plain City Public Library events

The Plain City Public Library offers the following programs:• The library will be closed during the move until its evening reopening on Wednesda...

May 11th, 2018 |  


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 |  


OPINION


12:12 am |    
Get comfortable with summer
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Yoder’s go camping
Vacation time again?

Vacation time again?

I had just finished my project, sent it to my publisher, took a deep breath and said out loud, “I’m glad that’s done. Now I can rest...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


God loves you just like you are

God loves you just like you are

Jeremiah 31:3 says this, “I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued to extend faithful love to you.” I know y...

June 23rd, 2018 |  


Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Sometimes old doesn’t mean old

Last week, I wrote on the topic, “Change is inevitable, growth is optional.” The longer we live, the more we realize that is true. Very tr...

June 15th, 2018 |  


The Yoder’s old digs are new again

The Yoder’s old digs are new again

So much has happened these past days. We’re actually settled into our new home, and yes, we love it.I’d enjoy filling you in on some of wh...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

Savory pasta salad fills the bill for summer dinners

It seemed to me like we went straight from winter to summer this year. I was on the east coast in North and South Carolina at the end of April. Many y...

June 15th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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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