Commission preparing for new year

Commission preparing for new year

The Commissioners hope you all had a great Thanksgiving with family and friends. Except for some wind and a little rain (that we needed in July and Au...

December 11th, 2019 |  


Avoiding holiday scams with BBB

DAYTON — For most people, the holidays are a time of giving. However, this isn’t the case for scammers. The holiday season is an opportune...

December 11th, 2019 |  


My fall from grace

Once again I have fallen from grace. I do believe this one tops all of the previous falls, except for the time I fell on my face in the main lobby of ...

December 10th, 2019 |  



Tomb honored for volunteerism

Tomb honored for volunteerism

It takes many people to make a public library as popular and community-oriented as New Madison can claim. Hearts to love it and hands to move it along...

December 9th, 2019 |  


Not the same old, same old

Not the same old, same old

As Christmas approaches, holiday music fills the air, bringing to mind the reason for the season and creating a festive mood; but then, the ubiquitous...

December 4th, 2019 |  


Representatives just won’t quit

Representatives just won’t quit

The elected representatives in Ohio have been considering how they can get legislation in place to let teachers know in grades K-12 that they cannot e...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Peaceful Black Friday bargains

Peaceful Black Friday bargains

It is amazing how much one person’s life can change in a short period of time.Last year if you had told me that I would be out shopping dark and...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Today we decorate the tree

Today we decorate the tree

No. Nope. I am not happy when we send them home. I miss them. I see the time pass in their lives. New teeth, longer legs and new questions that come w...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Make some Christmas memories

Make some Christmas memories

“Over the river and through the woods, to Grandfather’s house we go, the horse knows the way to carry the sleigh through the white and dri...

December 3rd, 2019 |  


Village alive with Christmas spirit

Village alive with Christmas spirit

Time to check our calendars and make our ‘to do’ lists. It is officially the holiday season.The town looks great come evening as the stree...

December 3rd, 2019 |