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A legacy of learning: The Wagnalls Scholarship Program

By Rick Palsgrove Managing editor The Wagnalls Memorial Library and Wagnalls Memorial Foundation have always supported and embraced the ideals regarding the importance of education. As part...

Hamilton Schools board member raises awareness about addiction

By Linda Dillman Staff Writer Hamilton Local Schools Board of Education member Wally Obert started the new year by opening his heart about the impact of...

madison news

Alder wrestler notches 100th victory

(Posted Jan. 15, 2021) Jonathan Alder wrestler Josh Proper notched his 100th win this season against Nolan Moore of Cincinnati Moeller High School who is...

Jolliffe named Rotary Student of the Month at London

(Posted Jan. 15, 2021) The London Rotary Club is pleased to honor senior Grace Jolliffe as London High School’s December Student of the Month. Students of...

Vaccine distribution information for Madison County

(Posted Jan. 14, 2021) In conjunction with Ohio’s statewide efforts to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to Ohioans in Phase 1B, Madison County Public Health (MCPH), the...

groveport news

It’s back to the classroom for Groveport Madison students

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport Madison Schools students will return to in-person classes the week of Jan. 25. District officials said the decision to return to...

Apartment construction on Hendron Road could start this spring

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport City Council passed legislation approving the final plat for the construction of some apartment homes in town. Council approved the final...

Winter on an 1880s Ohio farm

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Work on an Ohio farm does not slow down during the cold of winter, which is as true now as it...

grove city news

Still giving despite hard times

The Grove City Cancer Thrift Shop made its annual donation to the Columbus Cancer Clinic, a LifeCare Alliance agency, despite the pandemic. Betty Lewis, president...

Recycling program expanded in Franklin County

With the new year, comes some good news from the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio and its partners at Rumpke Waste and Recycling....

Starting a new chapter

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer It was the mid 1980s and Mark Shaw was looking for a job. With multiple degrees in the financial field, he envisioned...

westside news

Township plans to ask for police levy in 2021

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer Residents will once again be asked to support first responders at the polls this year as a local township seeks a...

New commission chair sees opportunity in challenging times

By Josephine Birdsell Staff Writer The Greater Hilltop Area Commission elected commission officers at its January meeting. Rachel Wenning was elected chair of the commission. Wenning has...

Keeping people and their pets together

By Christine Bryant Staff Writer A pet can make even the darkest days brighter. Just ask Brian, who affectionately calls his three cats, Silver, Amber and Little...