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09/22/2015 12:50 PM
Jogger dies after being struck by vehicle

A 60-year-old Granville woman died after being struck by a vehicle early this morning near Denison University. Cheri Mitchell was crossing North Pearl Street from east to west near Washington Drive when she was struck in a marked crosswalk just before 7 a.m. by a car driven by Sarah Kieffer, 29, of Plain City, said Granville Police Chief William Caskey.

09/21/2015 04:16 PM
Plummer named Urbana University presidential scholar

Urbana University has named Morgan Plummer, of Plain City, as a presidential scholar for the 2015-2016 academic school year. Appointment as a presidential scholar is a highly coveted honor and the most prestigious academic and service recognition on campus.

09/17/2015 06:46 PM
200 years in Plain City

The Plain City Uited Methodist Church, as it stood from 1875-1901. In 1901, the current building was built in place of the old building.

09/16/2015 07:17 PM
Plain City officials consider doubling fees to rent Pastime Park

Plain City officials are considering raising the fee to rent the village's park in 2016, a move one opposing council member argues will hinder future activities and events. Currently, the entire park can be rented for $650 with a $300 deposit.

09/16/2015 05:19 PM
Plain City Food Pantry participates in Feed Ohio 2015 challenge

The Plain City Food Pantry is getting the word out about Ohio Volunteer Challenge: Feed Ohio 2015, a challenge to Ohioans to alleviate hunger within the state. Pictured, from left, are facilitators of Feed Ohio Clyde Morrow and Janet Morrow from Marysville, along with food pantry president Ray Meister.

09/14/2015 08:56 PM
Marysville: Woman recants rape claim, charged with falsification

Marysville police filed a falsification charge against a 33-year-old Marysville woman who claimed she had been raped by two men. As reported in the Sept.

09/14/2015 04:33 PM
Tolles to unveil new RAMTEC center

The new mobile RAMTEC lab trailer recently arrived at Tolles, part of a $14.9 million Straight A Grant shared between nine career-technical school districts in Ohio designed to help solve the growing skills gap in robotics, engineering and advanced manufacturing. The mobile lab will allow Tolles to showcase these high demand areas and training opportunities throughout the region.

09/11/2015 03:26 PM
Local authorities say 'lock your doors'

Though the peak season of petty theft and vandalism is coming to an end, it's not over quite yet. Eight incidents of theft from unlocked vehicles were reported between the hours of midnight and 7 a.m. Tuesday at the Willowcreek Estates and Copperfield Estates developments in Plain City.

09/07/2015 01:43 AM
Tolles to host Madison County College Fair Sept. 25

Tolles Career and Technical Center will host the annual Madison County College Fair later this month with representative from dozens of area colleges in attendance. The event will be held from 9 to 11:15 a.m. on Friday, Sept.