02/16/2017
City of Madison applies for $700,000 grant

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison City Commission met on Tuesday, Feb.14 for a second public hearing concerning the FY2016 Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant.



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02/09/2017
Legislative delegation meets with locals

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Monday, Feb. 6, State Senator Bill Montford from Senate District 3, and State Representative Halsey Beshears from House District 7, traveled to Madison to meet with constituents from Madison County.



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02/09/2017
City of Madison meeting surveys, budget, sewage and buzzards discussed

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. Tuesday evening, Feb. 7, the Madison City Commission held a special meeting for the purpose of planning and goal setting for both short-term and long-term projects.



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02/07/2017
Regional Christian Women's Conference held in Madison

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. Light Breaks Through, a nonprofit organization, held its fourth biannual women's conference in Madison on January 13 and 14. Light Breaks Through, hosts women's encounters that are two-day events where women from all walks of life gather, learn, grow, and share with one another in real life community.



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02/02/2017
Meet Your Neighbor - Shelly R. Decker

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. This past Friday , this writer had the opportunity to meet one of the many fascinating couples who have made Madison their home.



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02/02/2017
Tree Scraper invented and patented in 1945 by John E. Strickland

Jacob Bembry: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Sept. 18, 1945, the United States Patent Office issued patent number 2,384,976 to John E. Strickland of Madison, for his tree scraper, which would be used to help the local and regional turpentine and timber industries.



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01/31/2017
Frances Dugger Browning

Frances Dugger Browning, 88, passed away in Madison, Fl. on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.



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01/31/2017
State delegation coming to Madison

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. Florida State Senator Bill Montford and State Representative Halsey Beshears will be in Madison on Monday, Feb. 6, at 6:30 p.m. for their Annual Legislative Delegation Meeting.



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01/31/2017
There's a flea coming to Madison

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc Actually, it's the Madison Flea Market, owned by Jim Tangway and Mike Jones.



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01/31/2017
District School Related Personnel Banquet

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County School Board held its annual School Related Personnel of the Year awards ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 26 at Divine Events in Madison.



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01/30/2017
Withlacoochee River and Suwannee River Water Meets Water Quality Standards

The Florida Department of Health in Hamilton, Madison and Suwannee counties have lifted a health advisory issued on January 26. The city of Valdosta, Georgia reported a large spill of untreated sewage that overflowed into the Withlacoochee River. The advisory urged individuals not to come into contact with the Withlacoochee River and a portion of the Suwannee River from the point where the two rivers meet, downstream along the border of Madison and Suwannee County to the Lafayette County line just above Dowling Park.



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01/30/2017
Alert to private well owners adjacent to the Withlachooche in Madison County

Health advisory for Madison County Contact: Bill Gibson Bill.Gibson@flhealth.gov 850-973-5000 Madison, Fla.



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01/26/2017
Local man is fighting cancer

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. In June of 2016, Gene Mickel, a native of Madison, was diagnosed with stage three multiple myeloma.



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01/26/2017
Health Officials Confirm Wastewater Contamination In The Withlacoochee And Suwannee Rivers

The Florida Department of Health in Hamilton, Madison and Suwannee today issued a joint health advisory extending the previous advisory for the Withlacoochee River to include a portion of the Suwannee River. The health advisory is now in effect for residents and visitors on the Withlachoochee River and on a portion of the Suwannee River from the point where the two rivers meet, downstream along the border of Madison and Suwannee County to the Lafayette County line just above Dowling Park.



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01/24/2017
Made To Order Catering hosts Business After Hours

Emerald G. Parsons: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Jan. 17 Business After Hours was held this past week at Made To Order Catering/Divine Events, located at 5801 Colin Kelly Hwy, in Madison.



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01/24/2017
Health Officials Advise Of Possible Wastewater Contamination In The Withlacoochee River

Madison, Fla. The Florida Department of Health in Hamilton and Madison counties today issued a joint health advisory to residents and visitors near the Withlacoochee River in north Florida.



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