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American Legion honors first-responders Gentry, Gillespie

MADISON - Madison American Legion, Post 229 has recognized two of Madison's dedicated first-responders, Captain Ryan Gentry and ... Read more | Add your comment

Rocket City Classic: College & High School Basketball- More Than A Sporting Event

HUNTSVILLE- Since its inception in 2016 when the Rocket City Classic was a one game event with Alabama ... Read more | Add your comment

Allen, Habchi and Rice earn bids to Special Olympics Winter World Games

MADISON, HARVEST - Two young adults from Madison and one from Harvest have qualified to represent the United ... Read more | Add your comment

Send us your “Letters to Santa”

SANTA LETTERS – We want your Santa letters! Send your Letters to Santa (40 words or less) to ... Read more | Add your comment

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by John Few.

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Madison American Legion donates to JROTC units

MADISON - During on-campus visits this fall, members of Madison American Legion, Post 229 presented cash donations to two Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Funeral for slain HPD officer to be held this afternoon

HUNTSVILLE – Today the entire Tennessee Valley mourns with Huntsville and the local law enforcement community as HPD officer and STAC drug task force agent ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Madison Behavior Therapy hosting fourth annual photos with Santa for sensory sensitive children

MADISON – Some Christmas activities can certainly be overwhelming for children with sensory sensitivities. A visit to see Santa can be one of those. That’s ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Bob Jones High School

Former Bob Jones Swim Coach Mike Gunner To Be Inducted Into Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall Of Fame

MADISON- Former long-time swim coach at Bob Jones High Mike Gunner has been selected among the 2020 class of the Huntsville-Madison County Athletic Hall of ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

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‘Madison CEO’ initiative trains teenagers as entrepreneurs

MADISON - Several philanthropic factions have united to implement "Madison CEO," an initiative for high school seniors to nurture skills as entrepreneurs. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Christmas Festival and Live Nativity

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to present Christmas Festival

HUNTSVILLE - Scores of vocal and instrumental musicians and groups of actors and planners have collaborated to present the 15th annual Christmas Festival, Concert and ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Madison shows support, mourns with Huntsville over loss of HPD officer

MADISON – America mourned another fallen police officer over the weekend. This time it was close to home, in Huntsville. HPD officer Billy Fred Clardy ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Jack Clift passes away at 100 years old, service to be held Monday

MADISON – Jack Clift, the patriarch of a family that first settled in the area in 1850, has passed away Friday. He was 100 years ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Leigh Christian

Catalyst Center receives Small Business Administration grant

HUNTSVILLE - This time of year, receiving a gift isn't unusual. Employees of The Catalyst Center for Business & Entrepreneurship have received a gift in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

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43rd Annual Rocket City Marathon Is A Saturday Challenge Spectacular

HUNTSVILLE- The 43rd running of the Rocket City Marathon is set for Saturday, Dec. 14 with the 26.2-mile race beginning in downtown Huntsville and with ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

"Polar Express" Christmas Parade

Christmas Parade reveals community pride

MADISON - Marching boys and girls, decorated floats, high school bands, civic club volunteers and hometown business owners will step out proudly with the 2019 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Burritt on the Mountain Candlelight Christmas starts tonight

HUNTSVILLE – Burritt on the Mountain is a fascinating place to visit regardless of the season, but there is just something extra special about Christmas ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison American Legion - Post 229

Help with Christmas wreaths on Pearl Harbor Day

MADISON - On Dec. 7, residents can assist members of Madison American Legion, Post 229 in placing Christmas wreaths on veterans' graves. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Bob Jones Breakfast with Santa to be held Dec. 21

MADISON – Santa will be coming to Madison for the annual “Breakfast With Santa” at Bob Jones High School on Dec. 21. Decked out in ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Madison Police nabs suspect wanted in several countries

MADISON – Madison Police scored a big arrest Thursday when they nabbed a suspect in a world-wide burglary investigation. Last Wednesday, Madison Police responded to ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Sensory kits for first responders created at Rainbow Elementary

Area emergency responders came to Rainbow Elementary on Thursday where sensory items were packed in special kits for area first response agencies. The “de-escalation kits” ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Bud Hill

Hill, Wooten celebrate centenarian birthdays

MADISON - Two veterans of World War II recently celebrated their centenarian birthdays. Bud Hill observed his 102nd birthday. Major Wooten of Madison is 103 ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Local law enforcement and fire safety personnel will be honored Monday

Local law enforcement and fire safety personnel will be honored Monday by the Tennessee Valley Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution. Public safety ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Fantasy Playhouse’s “A Christmas Carol” starts this weekend

HUNTSVILLE – This weekend marks the 30th year Fantasy Playhouse has offered “A Christmas Carol” as part of their season. Shows will begin Friday at ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

holiday distractions

Police urge shoppers to avoid distractions during holidays

MADISON - The holiday season involves extra errands and trips to stores. Children are excited about a break from school, while adults are buying gifts ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones Math Team

Bob Jones math stars place fifth nationally

MADISON - The Math Team at Bob Jones High School consistently holds a stellar record with competitions. However, the students recently beat their own record ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Handgun found at Sparkman High School, student in custody

HARVEST – A Sparkman High School student is in custody after allegedly bringing a gun to school Wednesday morning. Sparkman principal Chris Shaw posted an ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison City Chess League

Jets, Patriots battle to end in Queen’s Quest

MADISON - Youth from across Madison County and as far away as Mobile competed in the Queen's Quest Chess Tournament. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

MPD identify suspect in assault on officer Thanksgiving Day

HUNTSVILLE – Madison Police have identified Nicholas Demetra Pappas, 34 years old, of Huntsville, Alabama, as the suspect who resisted arrest, injuring an officer on ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Part of Sullivan Street will be closed this weekend for road work

UPDATE: This project has been rescheduled for the weekend of December 14th. MADISON – Sullivan Street between Royal Drive and West Dublin Drive will be ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Knights of Columbus

Knights of Columbus to sponsor blood drive on Dec. 21

MADISON - The Knights of Columbus, Assembly 2420 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church is sponsoring its regular, bi-monthly blood drive on Dec. 21. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Downtown Rescue Mission of Huntsville

Two Men and a Truck gives Thanksgiving meals to families

MADISON - Employees with Two Men and a Truck put aside their boxes of household furnishings to 'move turkeys' during their third annual food drive ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Madison kicks-off Christmas season with annual Madison Station Polar Express Christmas on Main

MADISON – The weather made the atmosphere feel just right for a Christmas celebration on Sunday. The temperature dropped as dozens of families kicked-off the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.