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Ranger volleyball team a success

By Rick Palsgrove Managing Editor The Hamilton Township High School varsity volleyball team had great success last season and hopes to continue that trend in the...

madison news

Flagpole dedicated in memory of Grace Yerian

(Posted June 22, 2022) Photos by Jeff Pfeil, Staff Photographer On June 14 (Flag Day), the London chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American...

July 1: Deadline to sign up for Livestock 101 at the fair

(Posted June 22, 2022) By Kristy Zurbrick, Madison Editor “I really like animals, and I wanted to do 4-H, but I never had done it before,” said...

Tigers win silver at national tourney

(Posted June 22, 2022) Recently, a number of Madison County Special Olympic athletes and their unified partners embarked on a trip that would test their...

groveport news

Groveport to hold big Fourth of July celebration

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport really knows how to celebrate the Fourth of July. This year’s celebration features the traditional Main Street parade, music, food vendors,...

Groveport’s 1847 Main Project nearing completion; plus Area C update

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport’s Main Street commercial project is nearing completion. The two, new city owned buildings are part of the city of Groveport’s $7.6...

One crime leads to discovery of a larger theft operation

By Rick Palsgrove Groveport Editor Groveport Police recently uncovered a large identify theft operation. According to Groveport Police Detective Josh Gilbert, on May 28 a 28-year-old Columbus...

grove city news

A sensational season

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer It is easy for athletes to lose sight of great accomplishments when their season ends with a loss, particularly one that...

Community center opens in village of Urbancrest

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer Attending a government meeting is not often at the top of the to-do list for most children. If they happen to...

School board approves agreement with SWAA

By Dedra Cordle Staff Writer The South-Western City School District’s administrative personnel have a new contract. At its regular meeting on June 13, the board of education...

westside news

Layoffs likely for Franklin Township Police Department

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer A local township is trying to determine how it will manage the police department after a third attempt at a levy...

Land use discussed in Prairie Township

By Amanda Ensinger Staff Writer Officials recently held a special meeting to discuss a strategic plan related to future Prairie Township Landbank properties. Prairie Township Administrator James...

Commissioners hear safety concerns and appoint a new member

By Katelyn Sattler Staff Writer Sergeant Fred Brophy of the Columbus Division of Police gave a safety update to the Greater Hilltop Area Commission at its...