Column: No sorrow for boring Belichik

I call him “The ‘Shroom,” short for mushroom. There he stands on the sidelines in his ugly gray sweatshirt, a sour expression on his face....

Teacher starts Plain City church

  Shawn Kaeser and his wife, Tracey, are starting Grace Brethren Church in Plain City. The family, which includes Aaron, 10, Rachel, 8, and Joshua,...

Airman thanks letter-writers with flag he carried in Iraq

  Messenger photos by Kristy Zurbrick ...

Letter: Kindness continues for kids and elderly

As always, the people of Madison County have been very generous to the Holiday Helpers Fire Fighter Toy Drive. The donations of time, money...

Movie Review:

When the closing credits started rolling on “There Will Be Blood,” I was not sure how to take this movie. Honestly, days later I...

Teen steers himself back on course with area GED program

  Adam Stacy (center) stands proudly with his family, friends and teachers after they surprised him Jan. 31 at work with the news that he...

Photos: Plain City Elementary penmanship

   Messenger photos by Mike Munden ...

Governor gives State of the State Address

The financial storm clouds mounting overhead don’t have the Governor from Duck Run hiding his head, as Ted Strickland proposed programs to boost education...

OSU vet students help animal shelter

  Messenger photos by Linda Dillman ...

WJ council joins Main St. program

West Jefferson Village Council continues to work toward economic development in the area by joining Heritage Ohio. Heritage Ohio is the Statewide Main Street Coordinating...

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