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Army vet Honea named clinical director at WeCare

HUNTSVILLE – After completing a recent tour of duty, Huntsville native Chris Honea was returned home to accept ... Read more | Add your comment

Sparkman’s Kellie Hovis Signs Soccer Scholarship With Samford

Sparkman senior soccer player Kellie Hovis recently signed an athletic scholarship with Samford University. She starred on the ... Read more | Add your comment

Bob Jones’ Tatum Signs Softball Scholarship

The third softball player from Bob Jones signed an athletic scholarship as Bailey Tatum chose to sign with ... Read more | Add your comment

Three James Clemens Softball Athletes Sign Scholarships

Ashlyn Dougherty (2B-SS, 5-6, 140) chose Central Alabama Community College. She batted .287 with 31 RBIs over the ... Read more | Add your comment

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – Nov. 18, 2020

You can now download a digital copy of The Madison Record each week. Look for it every Wednesday morning right here. You can read it ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Sponsored Content

Smartphones drive marketing decisions for businesses

Navigating the ever changing landscape of digital advertising can be difficult for the most seasoned business owner. Traditional advertising remains relevant, however being out front ... Read more | Add your comment

by Mark Mcgregor.

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater and Academy

Fantasy Playhouse to build $12-million facility

HUNTSVILLE – Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater and Academy has announced plans to build a new theatre arts campus costing approximately $12-million for the 60-year-old performing ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Christmas Card Lane

Christmas Card Lane fuels seasonal spirits with original art

MADISON – Madison Arts Council or MAC is sponsoring Christmas Card Lane on Church and Front streets in the downtown historic district. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

be-Entrepreneurial or beE

Teens find competent voice with be-Entrepreneurial

MADISON – For the third consecutive year, high school seniors can exercise their brains and add mental muscle with the be-Entrepreneurial or beE pitch competition. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Veteran of the Week

Glaster served in Vietnam with Hawk missile unit

MADISON – Birmingham native William Glaster received his draft notice as a senior at Brighton High School. After graduating in 1972, he entered the Army ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

School district shows appreciation for Madison teachers and nurses

MADISON – It’s #ThankALteachers week in Alabama, which is just what Madison City Schools is doing with a brief video tribute https://youtu.be/l5U8th4cPFs and a load ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

New middle school planned for Madison now has a name

By John Peck MADISON – The new middle school planned for Madison now has a name. The Madison City Board of Education approved Superintendent Dr. ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Truck and car rally for President Trump to come through Madison on Saturday

MADISON – A truck and car rally for President Donald Trump will make its way through Madison on Saturday. Hosted by the Republican Women of ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Cross country at JPII

JPII Cross Country captures first back-to-back state titles

HUNTSVILLE - The 5A Boys Cross Country Team at St. John Paul II Catholic High School or JPII captured the school’s first ever back-to-back state ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Anna Dasher

Joint project earns Bronze Award for Dasher, Litavec and Penland

MADISON – Anna Dasher, Elizabeth Litavec and Victoria Penland have achieved the Bronze Award in Girl Scouts. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Adrienne Hyams

Military Child Education Coalition invites Bob Jones students to West Point conference

MADISON – The Military Child Education Coalition invited four Bob Jones High School students to attend the Frances Hesselbein Student Leadership Program at the U.S. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

"A Christmas Carol"

Fantasy Playhouse to present virtual production of ‘A Christmas Carol’

MADISON COUNTY – Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater and Academy will present a new virtual adaptation of “A Christmas Carol” that families can enjoy from the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Beth Cannon

The Dance Company to present ‘The Nutcracker’ at VBC

MADISON – The Dance Company will present its annual production of “The Nutcracker” in live performances in the Mark C. Smith Concert Hall at the ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Claire Congo

Congo chosen Distinguished Young Woman of Madison County

MADISON – After claiming the title of 2021 Distinguished Young Woman of Madison County, Claire Congo is busily preparing for the state program on Jan. ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Christmas Capers

Chickens to fly virtually for Christmas Capers 2020

MADISON – A re-enactment of one of Madison’s most charming traditions will have another reprisal in 2020 … but in virtual format. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 229

Volunteer crews honor veterans at rest in Madison cemeteries

MADISON – Following both tradition and a contemporary respect, members of American Legion, Post 229 and Auxiliary Unit 229, along with scores of Madison residents, ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

The Rocket City Christmas Spectacular at Toyota Field starts tonight

MADISON – Starting tonight, hundreds of thousands of lights will be on display for all to safely enjoy this holiday season. The Rocket City Christmas ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Bronze Award

Jump, Williams and Colquett earn Bronze Award in Girl Scouts

MADISON – Fifth-graders Leah Jump, Maribeth Williams and Brooklyn Colquett at Columbia Elementary School completed a service project on campus to earn the Bronze Award ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

BCBS of Alabama awards Horizon $9,000 grant to promote better health

MADISON – Horizon Elementary School was awarded a $9,000 grant Thursday from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama in an initiative to promote better health ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

COVID-19

Downtown Rescue Mission sees urgent need to feed people for Thanksgiving

MADISON – This year has not been easy for anyone, but individuals who are hungry are facing urgent needs as Thanksgiving Day approaches. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

CSM Charlie Miller, U.S. Army (Ret) named the 2020 recipient of the BG Robert “Bob” Drolet Service to Veterans award

MADISON COUNTY – The Heart of the Valley YMCA, which operates the Hogan Family YMCA in Madison, honored a local veteran on Veteran’s Day. CSM ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

Madison man arrested on child porn charges

MADISON – A Madison man was arrested this week on child pornography charges. Peter Michael Hassler, 68, was arrested after the Madison County Sheriff Office ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Alabama Joint Leadership Development Conference

Conference faces students’ decisions for life beyond the classroom

MADISON - What about working as an X-ray technician? Maybe a life in politics? Could I learn about welding? Students at Bob Jones High School ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – Nov. 11, 2020

You can now download a digital copy of The Madison Record each week. Look for it every Wednesday morning right here. You can read it ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

A special Veteran’s Day tribute from The Sons of the American Revolution, Tennessee Valley Chapter

MADISON COUNTY – The Sons of the American Revolution, Tennessee Valley Chapter, has assembled a group of 46 pictures of veteran’s tombstones and grave markers ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Alabama State Council on the Arts

Arts collaborative pushes for after-school options in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY – Supporters of a local pilot program are working to deliver virtual arts programming to Madison County students. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones High School

COVID-19 Winter Sports Protocol

MONTGOMERY- “We will continue to analyze data daily as we are very thankful where we are today, but will continue to face numerous challenges ahead.” ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

Michael B. Autry

Autry readies jets in catapults aboard USS Harry S. Truman

NORFOLK, Va.- Huntsville native Michael B. Autry recently returned home after a seven-month deployment aboard USS Harry S. Truman. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison Hospital

Rotarians donate $15K from Parrots of the Caribbean to Madison Hospital

MADISON – The good times from Parrots of the Caribbean have translated into a very good donation to Madison Hospital. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

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