Thursday Dec 12
Backward driving prompts arrest of Madison man
A Madison County man was arrested on drug charges early Wednesday morning after he caught an officer's attention by driving backward on Madison Heights, Athens-Clarke County police said.
Clarke graduation rates show improvement
AREA GRADUATION RATES State high school graduation rates improved slightly in Georgia, according to statistics released Wednesday by the state Department of Education.
Madison biker arrested on drugs, gun charges
The president of the Southern Knights Motorcycle Club based in Madison County was arrested last week following the seizure of more than 100 marijuana plants along with guns and methamphetamine.
HOME DAMAGED: On Nov. 30, deputies were dispatched to a home on Georgia Highway 98 East, Danielsville, where a man began breaking items in a home after his girlfriend told him he could not order porn over their satellite system because she could not afford the bill.
'Tis the season: Madison Co. Christmas festivities ahead
'Tis the season for Christmas festivities in Madison County. A number of holiday activities are planned over the next two weeks in the county.
Madison officials looking at taxes on Nissan plant
The Madison County Journal reports that an initial 10-year tax exemption expires at the end of the year.