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Christine Johnson claims first place in American Legion oratorical contest

MADISON – Five youth with outstanding delivery of their essays earned top place in the Oratorical Scholarship Program ... Read more | Add your comment

Unexpected Company Theatre tells Wright Brothers’ story in sensory-inclusive show

MADISON – A new theatre group in Madison that will present sensory-inclusive shows to entertain a wider audience. Read more | Add your comment

Decorated veteran Michael Brown to receive Helping a Hero home

MADISON – A groundbreaking ceremony on Feb. 1 will lead to a new home in Madison for a ... Read more | Add your comment

Jets’ Darren Verhage Signs Football Scholarship

MADISON- James Clemens senior Darren Verhage signed an athletic scholarship to play football for the Cumberland University Phoenix. ... Read more | Add your comment

Lifestyles

Check out the January 2022 issue of Madison Living

You can download a digital copy of Madison Living Magazine each month. You can read it online or download a PDF copy of it for ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Digital Version

Check out the 2021-22 edition of “Explore Huntsville-Madison”

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

by John Few.

Madison Academy

Mustang Mud Run challenges participants with mud, water and obstacles

MADISON – Entrants in the Mustang Mud Run will face mud, slimy bogs, creek water and an obstacle course, along with a sense of fulfillment ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

chess

Winter Knights Chess Tournament readies players for future contests

MADISON – Columbia Elementary School hosted a record-setting Winter Knights tournament with more than 150 registered players. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Emily Harris

James Clemens students plan Science Fair for elementary youth

MADISON – On March 3, Science National Honor Society is premiering the 2022 James Clemens Science Fair – not for Jets students but for any ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Downtown Rescue Mission

Downtown Rescue Mission’s Thrift Store in Madison nears completion

MADISON – Bargain-minded shoppers who like a good deal while helping people in need will enjoy a new facility about to re-open in Madison. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Business

Huntsville Championship Tickets On Sale Now- Korn Ferry Golf Tour Returns To Rocket City

HUNTSVILLE- Tickets to the 2022 Huntsville Championship golf tournament are now on sale. The Korn Ferry Tour event will return to Huntsville and The Ledges ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Madison

Dr. Nichols: Journey Middle School completion may be delayed; MCS sticking with in-person classes

MADISON – Madison City Schools Superintendent Dr. Ed Nichols said Wednesday evening there is a delay in construction of the district’s new middle school, meaning ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Business

Breeze Airways debuts Airbus A220 aircraft in Huntsville

HSV among first in the nation to be served by new, Mobile-built planes HUNTSVILLE – Huntsville travelers will be among the first to have the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

WANTED: MPD asking for help identifying two suspects

The Madison Police Department is asking the public to help identify two suspects. The two individuals pictured are suspected of scamming a cashier for gift ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Prep basketball: James Clemens prevails over Austin in area matchups

MADISON — James Clemens took revenge over previous losses to Austin, defeating the Black Bears in both boys and girls games. The boys James Clemens ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Growth continues at a steady pace in east Limestone County, increasing traffic concerns

LIMESTONE COUNTY — Rapid residential growth continues in east Limestone County. The Limestone County Commission gave preliminary approval for the first phase of one subdivision ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

MPD seeking help locating missing person

The Madison Police Department is asking for help locating a missing person. According to MPD,  Susie Bush has been missing and has not been heard ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Business

Dollar General Market updates Madison location to include Popshelf

MADISON – Dollar General is excited to announce it recently remodeled and updated its store at 8466 Old Madison Pike in Madison to provide combined ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Sparkman bowling teams win area title, heading to regional competition this week

Congratulations to the Sparkman High School bowling teams. They won their area tournament and will be heading to regionals Thursday and Friday. Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Madison City Chess League or MCCL

Registration opens for 2022 Rookie Rally chess tournament

MADISON – Registration is open now for the 2022 Rookie Rally. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Jack's Family Restaurants

Jack’s restaurants donates $100K to Kids to Love Foundation

MADISON – In its latest donations, Jack’s Family Restaurants has donated $100,000 to the Kids to Love Foundation to support the organization’s goal of finding ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Catholic schools

JPII Catholic High School plans Silver Celebration Dinner

MADISON – Honoring 25 years on Christ-centered, college preparatory education, St. John Paul II Catholic High School will present its Silver Celebration Dinner on February ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

MCSO criminal investigator unexpectedly passes away due to COVID

MADISON COUNTY – Expressions of sympathy and support is pouring into the Madison County Sheriff’s Office family this weekend after one of their longest-serving officers ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

ALDOT says they are ready in case North Alabama gets slushy roads Sunday

HUNTSVILLE — Alabama Department of Transportation said crews will be ready to clear and treat roads in case of snow or ice this weekend. ALDOT ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

ALDOT gets ASAP truck for I-565, I-65; Free service program’s hours of operation extended

HUNTSVILLE — The Alabama Department of Transportation’s new Alabama Service and Assistance Patrol (ASAP) truck hit the road this week. The special truck is equipped ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Alabama State Playoffs

Bob Jones Rocket League racks fourth state championship, premiere Madden title

MADISON – Without a doubt, Rocket League members at Bob Jones High School have been on a winning streak this school year, and they don’t ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

NWS: Light snow could fall Sunday

Light snow accumulation Sunday afternoon is in the area’s forecast with temperatures dipping into the 20s Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service in ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

FRONT PAGE FEATURED

Former James Clemens Coach Named Head Coach At Hoover; Wade Waldrop Takes Job On His 46th Birthday

HOOVER- Wade Waldrop celebrated his 46th birthday in a unique way that many high school football coaches can only dream about. The former James Clemens ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

eCybermission Nationals

Neha Chopade, Puja Chopade and Pranav Somu earn U.S. patent

MADISON - As eighth-graders, Neha Chopade, Puja Chopade and Pranav Somu claimed first place in the 2018-2019 eCybermission Nationals. After more research, they refined their ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

RANA said to expect delays in recycling collections, request residents leave carts out

If you are wondering why your waste for recycling has not been picked up, you are not alone. According to Solid Waste Disposal Authority of ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison County Record

Editorial: Webb telescope to open our eyes to cosmic past

NASA engineers were finally able to breathe a little easier this past weekend. The James Webb Space Telescope, launched Christmas Day and already 667,000 miles ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Huntsville

A Story on Canvas: Huntsville artist to create plein air paintings during Festival of the Cranes

By Catherine Godbey DECATUR – Timothy Joe, a third-generation angus cattle farmer and lifelong artist who fell in love with painting nature scenes thanks to ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

BBBS

Big Brothers Big Sisters ‘matches’ enjoy fulfilling times

MADISON COUNTY – To observe National Mentoring Month, the Big Brothers Big Sisters or BBBS organization is planning times for fellowship for ‘matches’ and recruiting ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

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