EDITOR'S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


A licensed clinician sanitizes his hands after a simulated training session on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, in Anniston, Ala. Madison County Hospital plans to hold training drills over the coming week, including Friday.


A London woman accused of theft from the elderly did not appear at her court hearing Thursday. A warrant for her arrest will likely be issued.


"The Village of West Jefferson, located in Madison County, Ohio is seeking an experienced, fulltime Director of Public Service who shall be appointed by the Mayor with confirmation of Village Council," The posting stated. "This person will have the responsibility for construction, improvement and maintenance of all public works, buildings, roads, streets and all other public places of the Village plus the collection and disposal of wastes and the enforcement of sanitary regulations."


The Madison County commissioners on Tuesday signed a proclamation proclaiming October as Disabilties Employee Hiring Awareness month. Holding banner in blue shirts are Stanley Electric employees, Rickey Smalley, left and Charlie Sockman.


The Bureau of Criminal Investigation in London recently held a Breast Cancer Awareness Day. Employees dressed in pink and brought in pink snacks to share with their sections to show their support.


However, renewal of a 0.75 percent income tax in 2016 is necessary for the district to stay in the black, Johnson cautioned board of education members on Monday. An additional one-half percent income tax, approved in May, brings total school income tax for Alder residents to 1.25 percent, beginning in 2015.


This week the Madison County Chamber of Commerce will revive a fundraising event that has not taken place since 2005. The Bonanza will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 16 at the Choctaw Lake Lodge.


The Humane Society of Madison County is honors its 2014 Bonzi Award recipients at its 11th Annual Paws & Pals Dinner, a fundraising event for homeless animals month. The event will be held on Saturday, Nov. 8 at Der Dutchman in Plain City.


EDITOR'S NOTE: The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


A fatal crash took place Saturday in Madison County after a vehicle struck heavy construction equipment while driving on a closed road. Clint Millay, 35, of Whitehall, Ohio, was killed in the collision, according to the West Jefferson Post of the State Highway Patrol.


Robert Fiege, who was in Madison County Common Pleas Court for a competency hearing, was jailed in July, 2013 for allegedly trying to abduct a 4-year-old girl from a playground at London Apartments near Lafayette Street. Other children pulled the girl free, then alerted adults.


The Madison County Senior Center, 280 W. High St., London, is hosting a Harvest Square Dance on Saturday, Oct. 18. There will be a roast beef dinner for $5. Soup, sandwiches, drinks and desserts will also be available.


London's Harold McNeal has just released his third CD. Among his collaborators is Boston's Berkley School of Music junior Chase Potter, a West Jefferson native.


A rare treat is in store for those who attend the American Christian convention which convenes in the High Street Christian Church in Springfield on Oct. 12, and lasting about eight days. - Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hardin and daughter Janet, of Columbus, spent Sunday with Mrs. Hardin's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jacob M. Martin.


From left, Steve Hume, London safety-services director, accepts a check from OCC President George Daulton, OCC board member Roy Edgar and OCC Treasurer Dave Beck. The Ohio Cobra Club presented checks during a recent London City Council meeting for $1,000 for the London Police Department, $500 for the London Fire Department, $500 for EMS and $500 for the Madison County Sheriff's Offce.


The following individuals were arrested or cited by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. They are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.