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Hoelscher followed father’s example to serve in U.S. Army

HENRY COUNTY, GA. – In 1965-1966, Jane Hoelscher remembers her fifth-grade teacher in Michigan calling her father a ... Read more | Add your comment

Gov. Ivey extends statewide mask order

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey announced today she has extended a statewide mask order that has been in ... Read more | Add your comment

STATE LEGISLATIVE SESSION – Monuments bill killed; lawmaker calls colleagues racist

By CAROLINE BECK, Alabama Daily News MONTGOMERY, Ala. – An Alabama legislative committee on Wednesday voted down a ... Read more | Add your comment

Chamber Color Run, Health Fair planned for March 27 around downtown

MADISON – Madison Chamber of Commerce is launching a new community event with the inaugural Chamber Color Run ... Read more | Add your comment

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Digital version of The Madison Record – March 3, 2021

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.

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Camp Cha-La-Kee

Family Jams at Hogan Family YMCA to explain Camp Cha-La-Kee options

MADISON – With a little more patience, families finally can venture outside quarantines to summer sunshine. One option for fun in the sun is Camp ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Authorities: Shooting suspect from Toney in jail after chase ends with crash

LIMESTONE COUNTY – A Toney man led Limestone County deputies on a high-speed pursuit Monday that ended in a head-on crash with injuries because the ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Alabama All-State Band

Bob Jones secures 8 ‘chairs’ in both District, All-State Bands

MADISON – Different prerequisites and unknown procedures didn’t slow the pace for state and district honors for members of Bob Jones High Band. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bryce Taets

DeFazio, Taets work as Community Mental Health Officers on MPD force

MADISON – Shannon DeFazio and Bryce Taets are now working as Community Mental Health Officers with Madison Police Department. Their primary goal is distinguishing if ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Bob Jones Science Academy

Youngsters can test tech skills at Bob Jones Science Challenge

MADISON – One of the newer academic clubs at Bob Jones High School will host a science contest for third- through fifth-graders in Madison City ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Greg Shaw

Residents can apply for Madison Police Citizens Advisory Committee

MADISON – Madison City Council has voted unanimously to organize the Police Citizens Advisory Committee. Residents can apply to serve with this new municipal group. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

"Matilda the Musical"

James Clemens ‘techies’ create atmosphere for ‘Matilda the Musical’

MADISON – Long before the curtain opened for “Matilda the Musical” and actors took their cues, a behind-the-scenes group of designers, carpenters and construction workers ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

New traffic signals in Town Madison to go active Monday

Two new traffic signals in Madison will go active on Monday morning, March 1. The signals are in the Town Madison Development and are located ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Business

Madison Hospital Nursery to receive renovation thanks to local couple’s donation

HUNTSVILLE – Jeannine and James Glover volunteered at Huntsville Hospital for more than 40 years. Now, their legacy will continue impacting Madison County residents for ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Alabama Vocal Association All State Choral Festival

Liberty breaks own record at Alabama All State Choral Festival

MADISON – Winning over the competition gives a feeling of fulfillment, but breaking your own record can feel even sweeter. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Brandan Newman

Girls Scouts wish a happy day to elderly citizens

MADISON – Local Girl Scouts showed their compassion for elderly citizens by relaying happy greetings on Valentine’s Day. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Julie Streling

2021 Reflections winners express skills to ‘I Matter Because’

MADISON – Volunteers have chosen the top-ranking students who entered the 2021 Reflections Fine Arts Contest, an initiative of the National PTA. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Community Action Partnership Huntsville/Madison & Limestone Counties

Need help with utility bills? Community Action Partnership possibly can assist

MADISON COUNTY – A local agency possibly can help individuals in paying utility bills. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

COVID-19 pandemic

Madison Mission helps with food needs during pandemic

MADISON – A local church home is reaching out to help individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Business

Paralympics Cycling To Be Held In North Alabama

HUNTSVILLE- The start of the 2021 season for U.S. Paralympics Cycling will be held in North Alabama with the Cycling Open presented by Toyota in ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

boutique shopping

Filthy Gorgeous’ styles please women of all ages, tastes

MADISON – A new boutique in downtown Madison, Filthy Gorgeous on Main is dedicated to dressing women of all ages in clothing that pleases their ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

American Legion Auxiliary

State, national American Legion officials commend Madison post

MADISON - Members of American Legion, Post 229 hosted a delegation of the veteran organization’s national- and state-level officers on Feb. 18. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

"Matilda the Musical"

James Clemens Theatre to present ‘Matilda the Musical’

MADISON – After a one-year delay, James Clemens Theatre students are excited to present their production of “Matilda the Musical” on March 4-6. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Business Today

Trash Pandas Release 2021 Schedule- Home Opener Set For May 11

 MADISON- With the announcement of the 2021 schedule of Rocket City Trash Pandas baseball, the feel of the inaugural season of action for the eight-team ... Read more | Add your comment

by Bob Labbe.

CyberBlue

CyberPatriots in Bob Jones AFJROTC succeed in national competition

MADISON - Cadets in CyberPatriot teams, one component of Air Force Junior ROTC study at Bob Jones High School, entered national competition on Jan. 19. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Madison schools closed Thursday due to weather, roads are a “slushy mess” this morning

Madison City Schools will be closed Thursday, Feb. 18, due to the poor road conditions after last night’s snowfall. Madison Police said roads are slushy ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Air Force Junior ROTC at Bob Jones High School

Bob Jones AFJROTC cadets pledge Elite Knights – Kitty Hawk Air Society

MADISON – Thirteen cadets in Air Force Junior ROTC at Bob Jones High School are pledging to a new, national honor society. Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Digital Version

Digital version of The Madison Record – Feb. 17, 2021

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

Madison schools to operate virtually in Wednesday due to weather

MADISON – Madison City Schools will operate virtually on Wednesday due to the winter weather. MCS superintendent Dr. Ed Nichols said the extreme cold temperatures, ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

gala for St. John Catholic School

St. John Virtual Gala 2021 adapts for new venue but keeps traditional fun

MADISON – The St. John 2021 Virtual Gala will reprise the fun and good times for the 22nd year but with a different venue for ... Read more | Add your comment

by Gregg Parker.

Madison

Farmers to Families to distribute free food at Madison City Stadium on Thursday

Farmers to Families will giveaway food this Thursday, February 18 at 9:30 a.m. at Madison Stadium, 211 Celtic Drive in Madison. MADISON – The Farmers ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

Madison

ALDOT: Icy, snowy conditions may persist; motorists warned against nonessential travel through Friday

MONTGOMERY — The Alabama Department of Transportation and the Alabama Emergency Management Agency advise motorists that existing icy conditions on roads across much of north ... Read more | Add your comment

by John Few.

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