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11/24/2015 03:39 PM
Shiers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Robert and Linda Shier of Plain City recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a two-week vacation to Paris and Rome. They were married Nov. 27, 1965 in Columbus.

11/17/2015 04:04 PM
Ohio Laser Installs New Tube Laser Cutting Capabilities

The TRUMPF TruLaser Tube 5000 combines tube part sawing, drilling, milling, and punching into one machine so that the shop can expedite customer delivery. The seamless interaction between the machine's control and its programming systems can effortlessly turn a drawing into a finished part quickly and efficiently.

11/16/2015 05:17 PM
Girl Scouts, VFW reverse Trick-or-Treat

Girl Scout Troop 260 and the VFW 3268 Ladies Auxiliary of Plain City performed community service projects on Saturday, Oct. 24. They teamed up to help distribute candy to the residents of the Pleasant Valley Senior Center in Plain City as part of their "Reverse Trick-or-Treat" project. They handed out bags of candy to the residents that the Ladies Auxiliary had prepared.

11/16/2015 03:07 PM
Tolles to host health fair Wednesday

Tolles' future health professionals, part of HOSA, a career-technical student organization, will host their annual HOSA Health Fair on Wednesday. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 7877 U.S. Route 42 S., Plain City.

11/12/2015 06:35 PM
Pastime Park fees tweaked following complaints

The village's parks committee on Monday presented to council a tweaked version of Pastime Park rental fees, originally presented in September. Village officials have been working for the last few months on fees that would allow the park to financially sustain itself.

11/10/2015 06:37 PM
Salary increase talk raises objections in Mount Sterling

A flurry of questions and concerns from Mount Sterling officials and a resident were expressed Monday over legislation that would give a raise to village council members and the mayor. Council members this week held a second reading of the ordinance, which would nearly double the mayor's salary, increasing it from $7,500 to $14,000 per year.

11/09/2015 07:07 PM
Burglary driver gets one year in prison

A Columbus man who drove the vehicle during a home invasion in rural Plain City was sentenced to one year in prison Monday morning in Madison County Common Pleas Court. On the morning of April 3, Vickie Easterday returned home on Smith-Calhoun Road to discover glass broken out of her back porch door.

11/04/2015 12:19 AM
Lane is the next Plain City mayor

Michael "Darrin" Lane was the winner in Tuesday's general election, according to unofficial results by the Madison County Board of Elections. Combining village precincts in Madison and Union counties, Lane received 499 votes , while Jim Eudaily received 454 votes and Darren Lee received 187 votes .

11/04/2015 12:19 AM
Library levies pass in London, Plain City

The London Public Library levy passed 2,409 yes-votes to 1,216 no-votes , according to unofficial results from the Madison County Board of Elections. "The library is grateful for the community's support.

10/31/2015 04:03 AM
Over the top for the clock

While many more individuals, businesses, and organizations were involved, shown here celebrating reaching the goal, on the ground from left are: Julie Weaver, donor and Uptown Plain City Organization , John Rucker of the Plain City Clock Tower Restoration Fund Committee and UPCO, donor Barbara George of The Barbara George Team Keller-Williams, Plain City Mayor Sandra Adkins, donor Mike Connelly of Pathways Financial Credit Union, donor Jenny Brill of the PCCTRF holding the kick off donation to the Plain City Clock Tower Maintenance Fund from the Plain City Business Association , and donor Bob Merkle of the PCCTRF from the Plain City Lions Club Community Fund; above front are: donors Annie and Jen Plahovinsaks, Village of Plain City's Inge Witt, donor Pioneer Mortgage's Glenn Wheeler, and donor Bob Chapman Ford's Joe Chapman; back row: donors Evie and Mike Plahovinsak P.E, donor Michael ... (more)

10/30/2015 07:07 AM
Letter: Lane can lead Plain City through change as next mayor

As it has been well noted and, unfortunately, truly politically polluted, Plain City will have a new mayor after the 2015 November election. Having been a resident of Plain City all my life and the "last 11 years as a village homeowner, I feel the need to share my thoughts and concerns going forth.

10/30/2015 07:07 AM
Wizards and werewolves

A group of trick-or-treaters pose for a photo between stops on Arlington Avenue in London Thursday evening. Holding the staff at the center is Bradley Cain, wizard, with his werewolf, Lilith Cain, 6. Also pictured, from left, Rachelle Austin, 12, ladybug; Reighlyn Byerly, 12, dead Meredith; below left, Gavin Johnson, 7; the Cains; Natalia Caraballo, 7, vampire queen; and, at far right, Josiah Edwards, 5. Beggar's Night was Thursday evening in London, Mount Sterling, Plain City, West Jefferson and Choctaw Lake.