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Orion Amphitheater kicks off its third concert season tonight

HUNTSVILLE – Huntsville’s award-winning Orion Amphitheater will kick off its anticipated third concert season tonight with performances by ... Read more | Add your comment

James Clemens HOSA overshadows conference competitors

MADISON – James Clemens High School students raked in attention and honors at the HOSA State Leadership Conference. Read more | Add your comment

It’s Spring! Plant sale returns to Huntsville Botanical Garden

HUNTSVILLE – To beautify apartment balconies to large garden plots, the annual Spring Plant Sale at Huntsville Botanical ... Read more | Add your comment

Bob Jones AFJROTC aces first try at obstacle course

MADISON - The cadets in Air Force Junior ROTC or AFJROTC at Bob Jones High School never back ... Read more | Add your comment

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – March 27, 2024

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by John Few.

Digital Version

Check out the 2023-24 edition of “Explore Huntsville-Madison”

Check out our new publication, “Explore Huntsville-Madison 2023-2024”. 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.

American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages or ACTFL

Clifton, Francois earn grants to enhance study of German

MADISON – Two language teachers with Madison City Schools have received grants to enhance the study of the German language in their classrooms. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy

Fantasy Playhouse summer camps to open in Madison

MADISON – Youth interested in dramatic arts can register now for Summer Camp options in Madison by Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Healthy Kids Day

Hogan Family YMCA to celebrate Healthy Kids Day

MADISON – Good-natured fun in a carnival-like atmosphere will entertain and educate youngsters during Healthy Kids Day at Hogan Family YMCA in Madison. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones Science Challenge

Students in grades 3-5 to compete in Bob Jones Science Challenge

MADISON – Science buffs, or any student interested in the discipline, will square off for the Bob Jones Science Challenge on April 13. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

James Clemens Football Hosting Annual Mattress Sale

MADISON- Get a good night sleep for a good cause. That’s the message the James Clemens football program is expressing as it’s ready to host ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

James Clemens High School

James Clemens baseball hot at the right time

MADISON – The James Clemens Jets opened area play on Thursday at home with a bang against Florence. The Falcons went down in five run-ruled ... Read more | Add your comment

by Caleb Odom.

Alabama State Scholastic Chess Championship

Bob Jones hails as section’s top team at Scholastic Chess Championship

MADISON – Madison City Chess League or MCCL was well represented and awarded for masterful playing at the 2024 Alabama State Scholastic Chess Championship. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Alabama Student Council Association

James Clemens leads at Student Council Association conference

MADISON – Students in the Leadership Team for the Student Government Association or SGA at James Clemens High School demonstrated that leadership involves action at ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Disaster Response Mission trip

Messiah Lutheran’s Rummage Sale turns ‘discards into disaster relief’

MADISON – At Messiah Lutheran Church, organizers say their upcoming Rummage Sale will take ‘discards and turn them into disaster relief.’ Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

High School Musical - One Act Edition

Madison Academy to present ‘High School Musical – One Act Edition’

MADISON – A production that was the springboard for numerous, young Disney actors will take the stage as the 2024 Spring Musical when Madison Academy ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Remembering Tom Monroe- “Johnny Appleseed Of Disc Golf”

MADISON- For all the accolades Tom Monroe received through the years including being inducted into the inaugural class of the World Disc Golf Hall of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Play Ball ! Trash Pandas Season Set To Open

MADISON- Play Ball! The famous call to start the season is happening this week as the Rocket City Trash Pandas open their 2024 season on ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Madison

City’s work session and special meeting postponed due to weather

From the City of Madison: The City of Madison work session and special session of the Madison City Council for April 2nd is canceled due ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Strong storms predicted for Tuesday; schools to dismiss early

A strong line of storms will move into the area Tuesday night bringing damaging winds and possible large hail, according to the National Weather Service ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

MVP names Madison Visionary Award recipients

MADISON – Madison Visionary Partners named their 2024 Madison Visionary Awards recipients after receiving nominations for their three categories, Youth Volunteer of the Year, Community ... Read more | Add your comment

by Maria Rakoczy.

Bob Jones High School

Local Talent Shines In Alabama Baseball Victory At Toyota Field

MADISON- What began as a slow scoreless game into the fourth inning concluded with a 6-3 victory for the Alabama Crimson Tide over the Belmont ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

chess

Bartlett selected as Executive Director of US Chess Federation

MADISON - US Chess Federation has chosen Ranae Bartlett as its Executive Director. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Elementary Science Olympiad 2024

Mill Creek students shine in Elementary Science Olympiad

MADISON – Students from Mill Creek Elementary School were shining at the Elementary Science Olympiad 2024 for Division AA at Jacksonville High School. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Caris Davis

Facility dog Daryl comforts, ‘listens’ to children at Midtown elementary

MADISON – A calming influence, an incentive for good behavior and an empathetic source in times of crisis. Daryl, the facility dog at Midtown Elementary ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Alabama Association of School Psychologists

Batt-Rawden named ‘Alabama School Psychologist of the Year’

MADISON – The Alabama Association of School Psychologists has honored Dr. Ashley Batt-Rawden as Alabama School Psychologist of the Year. She works as Lead School ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Madison city councilman Teddy Powell loses to Marilyn Lands in special election for HD10

MADISON — Madison City Councilman Teddy Powell (R) lost his bid to fill the vacant seat in Alabama House District 10 on Tuesday. He lost ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Angela Mooney

Bob Jones’ population fondly remembers Angela Mooney

MADISON – Angela Mooney pursued her love for learning as a French teacher at Discovery and Liberty middle schools before joining the faculty at Bob ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Events

AUSA showcasing the U.S. Army’s technological advances in Huntsville

By Bradley Cox, www.1819News.com The Association of the U.S. Army (AUSA) will host its annual global symposium at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville Today ... Read more | Add your comment

by SPECIAL TO THE RECORD.

Madison

Voters in HD10 to decide who fills unexpired term today

Polls open this morning in Madison at 7 a.m. for a special election. Voters in House District 10 will go to the polls to elect ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Jackie Smith

Jackie Smith’s legacy thrives through her students at Mill Creek

MADISON – Jacqueline Kay ‘Jackie’ Smith significantly influenced the future of thousands of her students. Ms. Smith passed away on March 17 at Huntsville Hospital. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Association of the United States Army or AUSA

AUSA sponsors ‘Operation Deploy Your Dress’ for women’s gowns

MADISON – The Association of the United States Army or AUSA is helping military families with its current project, “Operation Deploy Your Dress” or ODYD. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones Musical Theatre

Bob Jones ‘fetches’ ‘Mean Girls – High School Version’ for Spring Musical

MADISON – In their biggest, most extravagant Spring Musical to-date, Bob Jones Musical Theatre will explore the ‘jungle’ that is high school with “Mean Girls ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

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