Madison County Newswire

Madison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madison County, FL.

Results 1 - 20 of 252 in Madison County, FL

  1. Dannie Kilpatrick Dies At 95Read the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | Southwest Florida Online

    She was born June 15, 1923 in Moultrie, GA, to the late James Ivie and the late Maggie Ammons. She was a few months old when her family moved to a farm in Madison County Florida.

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  2. WWI fountain restoration aims to unify community, right past wrongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Three men lift the restored World War I Memorial Fountain on the northeast lawn of the Madison County Courthouse, Wednesday, November 14. The cast-iron structure was planted on the northeast lawn of the Madison County Courthouse in 1922. Its sides ...

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  3. Fifth Annual Tellabration!™ next weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Madison County Florida Storytelling group and producer Wanda Violet, of Madison, are excited to announce that the Fifth Annual Madison County Florida Storytelling Tellabration!™ will take place on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wally Davis Farm.

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  4. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... s desired. November 12 On Monday, Nov. 12, beginning at 11 a.m., there will be a Veterans Day Ceremony at the Madison County Chamber of Commerce. The event is sponsored by Madison City Manager Jerome...

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  5. ISRA President: "This is a battle between the city of Chicago and the rest of the state"Read the original story

    Friday Oct 26 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Madison County is one of the counties having a vote and a rally was held this week While local voters have to decide on a referendum to make Madison County a "sanctuary county" for gun owners, speakers at a pro-gun rally at the Madison County Courthouse said candidates' stance on the Second Amendment makes it a statewide issue. About 125 people showed up for a pro-gun rally in the courtyard between the Madison County Courthouse and the Administration Building.

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  6. Deputies: Armed suspect in Madison County break-in turns himself inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | WTXL

    An armed and dangerous man who threatened to kill officers after attempting to break into a Madison County home has been arrested. John Anthony Russell has surrendered himself to Madison County Sheriff's Office Investigators at a location in Taylor County without further incident.

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  7. Bomb ThreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating bomb threats, received by phone, at Lake Park of Madison, located at 259 SW Captain Brown Rd. on Wednesday, Oct. 24, and Thursday, Oct. 25. According to MCSO Major David Harper, all residents and employees of Lake Park of Madison were evacuated ... (more)

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  8. Early voting begins SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Early voting is set to begin and Madison County citizens are getting ready to head to the polls for the 2018 general election, in anticipation of electing a new Florida Governor, Senator and other local officials.

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  9. MCSO investigating bomb threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a bomb threat, received by phone, at Lake Park of Madison, located at 259 SW Captain Brown Rd. on Wednesday, Oct. 24. According to MCSO Major David Harper, all residents and employees of Lake Park of Madison were evacuated while the building was searched by multiple MCSO deputies.

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  10. County Commission Road paving, NFCC Suit, Sewage spillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. During the regularly scheduled meeting of the Madison County Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday, Oct. 17, a citizen took the opportunity to question the commissioners about a request to pave Pettis Springs Rd., west of Greenville.

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  11. Hurricane Heroes: Walker's Pecan HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Ashley Hunter: Greene Publishing, Inc. Walker's Pecan House and Rest Stop is just a little "mom and pop" fuel station and RV campsite on the long stretch of U.S. 19, just east of Lamont, in Madison County.

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  12. Child's overdose lands Madison County mom in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... Police arrested the child's mother this week. How close was the child to dying? "I would say very close," Madison County Prosecutor Rodney Cummings said. "The child had to be [given naloxone] at the hospital to be revived. Respiration was almost ...

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  13. Rastafarian musician's medical marijuana earns him 8-year prison sentence in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Rastafarian musician from Oregon, Beadle, 46, was on a cross-country trip when he was pulled over in Madison County, Mississippi, on the morning of March 7, 2017, Mississippi Today recently reported. In the car was nearly three pounds of marijuana, ...

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  14. October is Breast Cancer Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... care for yourself. October is known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and the Florida Department of Health of Madison County wants to stress how important it is to do monthly self-exams, which can detect breast cancer early and increase the chance of ...

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  15. County agency suing engineer over $1.2 million airport studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | WLBT-TV Jackson

    Former Madison County engineer Rudy Warnock is facing a lawsuit over a million-dollar airport study conducted by his firm five years ago. The Madison County Economic Development Authority voted this week to proceed with legal action against Warnock to recoup the cost of the $1.2 million study.

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  16. Downtown Business Spotlight: A Main Street RealtyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    ... of 2013, Webb, with family and former clients working as agents, has wished to bring more people to beautiful Madison County and that hope remains strong today. Born in Ocala and raised mostly all over Florida, Webb moved to Madison in 1975. ...

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  17. Chamber of Commerce Hosts Annual BanquetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Emerald G. Parsons: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County Chamber of Commerce held its 2018 Annual Banquet and Silent Auction on Monday, Oct. 8, at the Madison Church of God Family Life Center, in Madison.

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  18. Spared from Michael's wrathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    Lazaro Aleman: Greene Publishing, Inc. Once again, Big Bend and Madison County dodged the bullet.

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  19. Madison County prepares for Hurricane Michael: schools close; shelter opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2018 | Greene Publishing, Inc.

    John Willoughby Greene Publishing, Inc. Ahead of Hurricane Michael, currently a Category 1 storm developing near the Yucatan Peninsula and strengthening as it travels in a northeasterly direction toward the Florida Panhandle and Big Bend, Madison County is among many other counties preparing for the possible impact.

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  20. New service center coming to Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2018 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Madison County commission recently purchased the land on which Food World once stood; the purchase price? Around $3 million, but what are they planning on using the land for? Well, if you've ever gone to the Madison County Courthouse, chances are you've had a hard time finding a parking spot once or twice. "You look and we've got 35-40 parking spots around the Madison County courthouse currently and the ability to do your business with the government shouldn't be as hard as it currently is," said Madison County Commission Chairman Dale Strong.

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