Persuaded, a southern gospel trio, will perform at the church at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30. The church is located at 6240 Lucas Road , Plain City. Persuaded began in 2011.


Nick Kennedy, president pro tem of the village council, said during Monday's council meeting that members have not yet decided what type of levy will be on the ballot, as far as an income tax or property tax, but some type of levy will be requested. The details will be further discussed at upcoming meetings.


A Columbus-area retailer is hitting the Dayton market with a new store with up to 16 new jobs here.


Members of the Plain City clock committee inspected the village's iconic clock back in March of 2014. The clock's renovation has been delayed until 2016 due to village staffing issues, according to village administrator Kevin Vaughn.


Welcome to the 2015-2016 school year as a Jonathan Alder Pioneer. For many, it's difficult to believe that summer is coming to an end and the "routines of school" will again take priority over days at the pool, summer sports, vacations and time away from distractions and busyness.


David Daugherty of London stands in front of his 1967 Chevy Impala displaying his Best of Show trophy from the 2014 Plain City Classic Car Cruise In. Local car builder Jeff Eischen made the award and will craft the Best of Show award again this year.


The village just completed acquiring all property needed to add a traffic light and turn lanes at the intersection of West Avenue and U.S. Route 42, according to Kevin Vaughn, village administrator. The intersection, located in front of Der Dutchman, will include a traffic light, and a turn lane both southbound and northbound on U.S. 42, Vaughn said.


The Ohio Department of Natural Resources will coordinate special archery deer hunts at six locations that border three of Ohio's designated Scenic Rivers, including one in Plain City. Application for the hunts will be handled at the local level by ODNR staff during scheduled drawings.


Evolution Ag, near Plain City, will host a ribbon cutting and official grand opening at 11 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 17. Evolution Ag broke ground on the 47,000-square-foot facility in July of 2014 and opened its doors last month. The new location on U.S. Route 42, north of Plain City, represents the sixth location for the company that includes dealerships in Circleville, Delaware, Utica, Upper Sandusky and Lisbon.


Karen Stewart, of Plain City, received first place, second place and Best of Show in scrapbooking at the Ohio State Fair. She has been scrapbooking since high school but this was the first time she entered the fair.


Joe Gingerich, of Plain City, along with a few helping hands, bathes in the heat of the burner as it inflates the balloon's envelope. Joe Gingerich, of Plain City, along with a few helping hands, bathes in the heat of the burner as it inflates the balloon's envelope.


More than 40 bags of cocaine were found at a Plain City-area residence last week during a statewide raid of an illegal casino operation. The house, which served as part of the illegal gambling operation, is located at 9970 Ketch Road in Plain City, the Union County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday.


The Jonathan Alder Class of 1980 will be having its 35 year class reunion at the home of classmate Mindy Foust, 10190 U.S. Route 42 S., Plain City, at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10. Contact Mindy on Facebook or call 614-733-0114, e-mail mindol3@yahoo.com or Paula Muncy on Facebook to RSVP.


Monroe Elementary School will receive $1.1 million over the next three years to add staff, after-school programs and equipment. Members of Jonathan Alder Local Schools Board of Education learned Monday the Plumwood elementary school was recently selected to receive a 21st Century Learning Center Grant from the U.S. Department of Education.


Tim Suter, representing the Ohio Edison/FirstEnergy Foundation, presents a $2,500 check to Plain City Mayor Sandra Adkins. The money will be used for improvements in the village's parks, Adkins said.


The Emerald City Orchestra, based out of Dublin, provided the entertainment at the lastest installment of the Music In The Park Series, held Sunday, Aug. 9, at Pastime Park in Plain City. Voluntary contributions to support the Plain City Music In The Park program will be accepted at intermission of each performance.


Several local fire departments responded to a property near U.S. Route 42 and Converse-Huff Road in Plain City Saturday after a 12,000-gallon propane tank was punctured. Several local fire departments responded to a property near U.S. Route 42 and Converse-Huff Road in Plain City Saturday after a 12,000-gallon propane tank was punctured.