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11/12/2015 05:41 PM
Mt. Sterling awarded grants for Mason Park

The village of Mount Sterling has been awarded multiple grants that will soon provide more opportunities for recreation at Mason Park. Mount Sterling has been awarded $300,000 through a Neighborhood Revitalization grant under the federal Community Development Block Grant program A separate $10,421 Natureworks grant, funded by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, was also awarded to the village for its proposed walking path in Mason Park.

11/10/2015 05:57 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.

11/07/2015 05:46 PM
Five Injured in Route 207 Crash

Hidy Richards, 58, of Mount Sterling, was traveling southbound on River Road shortly after 11:00 a.m. when she failed to yield at a stop sign at the intersection of River and State Route 207, and was struck Jimmy Riddle, 64, of Jackson. Hidy Richards, and her two passengers, Tijuanna Zerrei, 43, of Mount Sterling, and John Brant III, 44, of Chillicothe, were transported to Adena Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

11/04/2015 03:23 AM
Mt. Sterling incumbents retain council seats

David Timmons received 262 votes and Lowell Anderson received 178 of the votes in Tuesday's general election, according to unofficial results from the Madison County Board of Elections. "I'm kinda happy, I won again," said Timmons in retaining his seat with 42.88 percent of the vote.