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Plain City News

04/18/2018 12:17 AM
Birth Announcements

Douglas Maxwell and Megan Ann Elizabeth Smith , of Springfield, announce the birth of a daughter, Phoebe Elaine Smith, born Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Madison Health in London. Paternal great-grandparents are Janet and Frank Smith II, Frank Smith I, Michael Haley, John Haley, Harriet Oberly and Cynthia Haley of Springfield.


04/17/2018 07:28 PM
Gorman speaks to Democrats

Anne Gorman, Democratic candidate for Ohio State House Representative, spoke with members of the Madison County Democratic Party at its monthly meeting held at the Madison County Engineer's office Monday evening. From left are: Ron Roach, Democratic Party candidate for Madison County Commissioner; and Plain City resident and Democratic Candidate, Anne Gorman.


04/16/2018 11:42 AM
Troy City Schools names new superintendent

The Troy City Board of Education named Chris Piper as Superintendent at a special meeting on Monday, April 16, 2018. The Troy City Board of Education named Chris Piper as Superintendent at a special meeting on Monday, April 16, 2018.


04/14/2018 03:16 PM
Bluescreek Farm Meats Turns 25

COLUMBUS, Ohio: May 1, 2018, marks the 25th anniversary for one of central Ohio's oldest family owned and best-in-class butcheries, Bluescreek Farm Meats. What started as a small stand in Columbus' North Market is now a stand-alone facility in Plain City that boasts a butchery, cafe and community market.


04/14/2018 03:28 AM
Damages to clock building cause concern

Damage from rooftop walking has caused the wooden boards of the clock tower building to crack. Water leaking has caused damage to the ceiling and walls.


04/13/2018 10:56 PM
McKee celebrates 20 years

Plain City mayor Darrin Lane, left, presents a certificate of appreciation to police chief Dale McKee at Monday's village council meeting. McKee started working with the village 22 years ago but became a full-time officer in 1998, making this year 20 years in law enforcement in the village.


04/11/2018 03:48 PM
Inmate Admits Possessing Child Porn Inside Federal Prison

Another federal prison inmate serving a sentence for trafficking in child pornography has admitted possessing and distributing child sex abuse videos inside the prison.


04/06/2018 11:42 PM
Uptown Plain City Organization continues grant programs

Uptown Plain City Organization awarded the second year Business Improvement Grant to Mainstreet Treasures and Rummell-Brill Insurance. From left are: Linda Peters and Kerri Ferguson of Mainstreet Treasures, Shannon Pine and Julie Weaver of UPCO, Jenny Brill, Kathy Whitley, Rose Sherwood, and Anna Francis of Rummell-Brill Insurance.


04/03/2018 09:57 PM
Education News

Delaney Hill of London was among 65 students who participated in the 17th Annual Dance Marathon at Baldwin Wallace University. As the largest philanthropy organization on campus, Dance Marathon brings together the community, students and sponsors.


03/30/2018 11:34 PM
Easter services

First Presbyterian Church, 211 Garfield Ave., London, will be have Easter Sunday services on April 1 will be at 8:30 a.m., contemporary worship with communion, and 10:30 a.m., traditional worship with communion. The First United Methodist Church, 52 N. Main St., London, is having Good Friday Service at 7 p.m. on March 30. This sacred service offers everyone the opportunity to feel the depths of Jesus' love for each one of us.


03/30/2018 06:52 PM
Religion news

London Apostolic Gospel Church, 101 Shady Ave., London, is having a men's breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 7. Pastor Bryant Kitchell of Gilmer, Texas will be the guest speaker at 10 a.m. on Sunday, April 8. This is also Missions Sunday. A breakthrough prayer will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 12. Pastor of the church is Mark Schroder.


03/28/2018 01:03 PM
United Way completes campaign with $956,000

United Way presented UCO with the Campaign Chair Award, United Way's highest distinction of honor, for its workplace campaign achievements during the 2017-18 campaign.


03/23/2018 10:27 PM
Tolles announces Pathways Camp for middle school students

Tolles Career & Technical Center, 7877 U.S. Route 42 South, Plain City, will host its annual Pathways Camp, a personalized summer workshop experience for students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades, from June 4-7. The camp will allow students in middle school to learn from Tolles instructors during half-day or full-day sessions in various career fields, including computers, cosmetology, engineering, healthcare, environmental science and nature, animals, automotive, fashion and art, and culinary arts.