Alder changes student dress code

Jonathan Alder students, take notice. Females showing cleavage or students of either sex wearing jeans with holes above the knees to school will not...

Bleachers are up

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New principal hails from Delaware

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Resumes for council seat due Aug. 1

Following the death of Ward 3 London City Councilman Robin Reed, the Madison County Republican Central Committee is searching for an individual to fill...

Movie Review: Hellboy II

Two years ago, I fell in love with the magnificently creepy film “Pan’s Labyrinth” and subsequently its writer and director Guillermo del Toro. At the...

Remember When: Harvesting wheat

This picture shows wheat being harvested in the 1920s or ’30s on the Art and Charlyne Bullard farm located near Mechanicsburg and Five...

WJ hires new music teachers

A pair of new faces front grades 6 through 12 music for the Jefferson Local School District. Elmer Broecker is the new instrumental instructor....

One pregnancy center closes; another will open

While one pregnancy care center is closing, another one is positioned to open in its place. The local Elizabeth’s Hope Pregnancy Resources center will see...

Car show postponed

The Madison Classic Car Show, which debuted last year in West Jefferson, will not be back this summer. At the July 12 West Jefferson...

Carousel choreographer acts and designs sets, too

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