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Will this be the year of the Senators?

Will this be the year of the Senators?

Sparkman High head football coach Chris Cagle has stated his team’s motto as “We are ready in 2015.” He said he has asked his players if they want…

Mustangs establish an “Outwork All” attitude in seeking fourth consecutive title

Mustangs establish an “Outwork All” attitude in seeking fourth consecutive title

Two words can describe Madison Academy’s mental attitude going into the 2015 football season: “Outwork All.” That is the team’s motto heading into its quest of winning the…

Stewart twins are giving Patriots an “it factor” duo

Stewart twins are giving Patriots an “it factor” duo

The Bob Jones football team has what head coach Kevin Rose called the “It factor” in two of his players. The only problem is, there are times he…

Patriots plan to avenge last year’s early playoff loss

Patriots plan to avenge last year’s early playoff loss

The Bob Jones Patriots must replace a trio of players off last year’s squad, which made up for mistakes for the entire team. The 2015 version of the…

STARTING STRONG – Jets make school history by beginning the season ranked in the top ten

STARTING STRONG – Jets make school history by beginning the season ranked in the top ten

The 2015 high school football season will begin with a school first for James Clemens High. Heading into its fourth year of participation the Jets have a No.…

News

City council names committee tasked with looking in a possible city manager position for Madison

City council names committee tasked with looking in a possible city manager position for Madison

Late Friday afternoon the Madison City Council released the names of citizens they have chosen…

FFRF demands Madison City Schools cease coach, pastor-led prayers

FFRF demands Madison City Schools cease coach, pastor-led prayers

The Madison City School district is facing demands from the Freedom From Religion Foundation after the…

Madison City Board of Education agrees to decide Charter School proposals

Madison City Board of Education  agrees to decide Charter School proposals

The Madison City Board of Education approved a resolution to be an “authorizer” of charter…

Bentley says he’ll ‘play hardball’ with lawmakers; Medicaid officials say cuts would be ‘disastrous’

Bentley says he’ll ‘play hardball’ with lawmakers; Medicaid officials say cuts would be ‘disastrous’

Gov. Robert Bentley said Wednesday he wants to know where lawmakers will start cutting state…

Trulock: Attorney General, League of Municipalities warn of conflicting laws in Madison’s city manager issue

Trulock: Attorney General, League of Municipalities warn of conflicting laws in Madison’s city manager issue

In what has quickly grown into a political firestorm, the controversial decision by the Madison…

Madison officer facing federal charges appears before judge in Birmingham

Madison officer facing federal charges appears before judge in Birmingham

A Madison police officer accused of depriving a man of his civil rights had a pre-trial…

Events

Patriots, Mustangs heading to “Champions Challenge” for preseason match-ups

Patriots, Mustangs heading to “Champions Challenge” for preseason match-ups

Defending Class 3A State Champion Madison Academy will kick off the two-day Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) Champions Challenge this Friday, Aug. 21, versus Class 4A State…

EPIC Yard Sale planned for Aug 22

EPIC Yard Sale planned for Aug 22

Exceptional People In Community (EPIC) is holding a yard sale to raise funds for the organization. EPIC is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit created to help adults with developmental…

Parrots of the Caribbean is set for this Saturday

Parrots of the Caribbean is set for this Saturday

Don’t miss one second of the fun in beautiful, historic, downtown Madison. The place to be on Saturday, August 22 is The Insanity Skate Park in Madison. The…

Bestselling author ignites new Library Foundation series

Bestselling author ignites new Library Foundation series

Good books make us think; great books make us want to share our ideas. Mississippi novelist Greg Iles writes about racial injustice, corruption and family ties – fuel…

Area events for Wednesday, May 27

Area events for Wednesday, May 27

BURRITT ON THE MOUNTAIN’S TIME TRAVEL ADVENTURE Burritt on the Mountain Huntsville Phone: (256) 536-2882 Journey back to the 1800s on an exciting, scavenger hunt as you become…

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