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Heritage honors Katie Scruggs as ‘Teacher of the Year’

MADISON – Katie Scruggs’ students say she is an outgoing teacher with a big heart. Heritage Elementary School ... Read more | Add your comment

Jarvis Wilson Exits Sparkman Basketball After Three Seasons

HARVEST- While posting three consecutive Area Championships and a state runner-up spot in three seasons, Jarvis Wilson has ... Read more | Add your comment

Bob Jones, Mill Creek Greenpower race teams take national titles at Talladega

TALLADEGA – The world-famous track held exciting moments for Madison youth as they ‘owned’ the day for the ... Read more | Add your comment

UAH workshop: Turn fear into business savvy

HUNTSVILLE – A workshop at the University of Alabama in Huntsville will encourage participants to start on a ... Read more | Add your comment

Bob Jones High School

Digital version of The Madison Record – May 22, 2024

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by John Few.

Events

Check out the 2024-25 edition of “Explore Huntsville-Madison”

Check out our new publication, “Explore Huntsville-Madison 2024-2025”. It explores many of the fun attractions, natural wonders, events, entertainment, shopping, and dining opportunities in our ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Award of Merit

Notable number of MCS students place at state in Reflections

MADISON – Facing off against other talented youth across Alabama, students in Madison City Schools achieved impressive results at state-level competition in the National PTA ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Alabama State Conference of the Technology Student Association or TSA

James Clemens collects honors at tech students’ conference

MADISON – Students from James Clemens High School collected wins in top places at the Alabama State Conference of the Technology Student Association or TSA. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

India Chatmon

Schools select Super Citizens in Liberty Legacy study

MADISON – The positive message of the Liberty Legacy Super Citizen program has been in the thoughts of Madison City Schools’ youngsters, especially as they ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Columbia Elementary School

Ellenburg named ‘Staff Member of the Year’ at Columbia

MADISON – Columbia Elementary School’s faculty and staff have selected Melanie Ellenburg as “Staff Member of the Year” for 2024. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones High School

Samantha Chan Selected Presidential Scholar- Uses Swimming And Academics To Perfection

MADISON- Bob Jones recent graduate Samantha Chan was a multi-faceted student-athlete for Madison’s oldest high school. Her 5.3 grade point average put her second among ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Cotton Row Run 2024 Set For Memorial Day Morning

HUNTSVILLE- The Cotton Row Run, a Memorial Day tradition in Huntsville, will host its 44th renewal next week as more than 3,300 runners will take ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Madison

Third infant surrendered at Madison Safe Haven Baby Box

MADISON – A third infant has been surrendered at the Madison Safe Haven Baby Box. The child was anonymously surrendered at the Safe Haven Baby ... Read more | Add your comment

by Maria Rakoczy.

Bob Jones High School

“Where It Belongs”- The Bob Jones Patriots Earn Baseball State Championship

MADISON- The Bob Jones Patriots baseball team has won the Class 7A Baseball State Championship for the first time in school history. Find out exactly ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Best of Fair Award

Liberty’s Shravan Balaji wins ‘Best of Fair Award’ in regional science fair

MADISON – Shravan Balaji earned the “Best of Fair Award” in the North Alabama Regional Science and Engineering Fair or NARSEF at the University of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Events

Trash Pandas hosting Elvis tribute night contest on May 21

MADISON – The Rocket City Trash Pandas lead off their fourth homestand of the season this Tuesday with Elvis Tribute Night, which is highlighted by ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Bob Jones High School

BOB JONES WINS STATE BASEBALL TITLE! Patriots knock off Central-Phenix City to claim their first Class 7A baseball crown

Editor’s note: This is a report from the Alabama High School Athletic Association on yesterday’s state 7A baseball championship win by Bob Jones High School. ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Allison Shratter

French, Latin students at James Clemens excel in testing

MADISON – In year-end tasks, language students in French and Latin have demonstrated their mastery of a different mode of communication. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

A Night for Enable

Enable Madison County announces needed asset at event

HUNTSVILLE - Supporters of Enable Madison County celebrated its 45th anniversary recently and announced a new asset that will substantially help the organization’s projects. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bobby Lee

Koswoski awarded Department of Alabama’s ‘VFW Scout of the Year’

MADISON – Finley Koswoski, a graduating senior at James Clemens High School, has been named “VFW Scout of the Year” (or Veterans of Foreign Wars) ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Boy Scouts

Lilliann Markowitz achieves top rank in Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Sea Cadets

MADISON – Most people would be satisfied with only one of her achievements, but Lilliann ‘Lilly’ Markowitz was determined to reach the highest levels in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones Air Force Junior ROTC or AFJROTC

Madison’s JROTC cadets challenged in Rocket City Rivalry Day

MADISON – No doubt that bragging rights were at stake, but achieving personal bests was also on the line when the Bob Jones Air Force ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Beth Woodard

McDaniel, Stundtner, Vaughn and Woodard earn national grants

MADISON – Four teachers in Madison City Schools have been awarded four of the nine possible grants on a national level from Fund for Teachers. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – May 15, 2024

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by John Few.

Madison

Bob Jones bests Central-Phenix City in opening game of State Championship

The Bob Jones Patriots took the first game of the 7A State Championship against Central – Phenix City 6-1 on Tuesday in at Choccolocco Park ... Read more | Add your comment

by Caleb Odom.

Agribition Center

TARCOG’s Senior Fun Fest moves to Agribition Center at Alabama A&M University

NOTE: Because of possible, inclement weather, TARCOG’s Senior Fun Fest will be held at Alabama A&M Agribition Center, 4925 Moores Mill Road in Huntsville. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones High School

Heavyweight Baseball- Bob Jones To Play For State Championship

MADISON- A heavyweight championship bout is the best comparison that can be made for the upcoming State Championship Series for the Class 7A Baseball title ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Bob Jones High School

Bob Jones holds off James Clemens in epic Final Four series to reach state final

MADISON – The Bob Jones Patriots are state championship bound with a 5-4 defeat of their cross-town rival James Clemens in Game 3 of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Caleb Odom.

Huntsville

Huntsville crews continue to assess damage and clear debris following strong storms

HUNTSVILLE – Huntsville’s Public Works and Landscape Management departments and first responders are continuing to assess storm damage and dangerous conditions following a severe weather ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

chess

Chess league to host Summer Camp in June

MADISON – Madison City Chess League or MCCL will offer the 2024 MCCL Summer Chess Camp in June. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Gold Star Families

American Legion to honor Gold Star families on Memorial Day

MADISON – At its annual Memorial Day celebration this year, Madison American Legion, Post 229 will honor Gold Star families. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Alabama PTA

Dr. Kerry Donaldson honored as ‘Alabama PTA Principal of the Year’

MADISON – Dr. Kerry Donaldson, Principal at James Clemens High School, has received a statewide honor with his selection as “Alabama PTA Principal of the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones High School Jazz Band

Bob Jones Jazz Band to play at Jazz Brunch at Madison Senior Center

MADISON – On May 11, the Bob Jones High School Jazz Band will perform at Madison Senior Center, 1282 Hughes Road for the annual Jazz ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

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