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Madison County commissioners named Steven Singleton to the board of assessors Monday evening. He will replace Lynn Hix, who is stepping down from the board at the end of the year.

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The Madison County Clean Power Coalition has announced plans for a public informational meeting on the possible risks of burning used railroad ties by Georgia Renewable Power's biomass power plant in Colbert.

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The Georgia election system is being overhauled with a switch to a voting paper trail as a presidential election year approaches. And Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is traveling to all 159 Georgia counties, meeting with election officials to hear any concerns they have about implement…

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The new Georgia Renewable Power (GRP) plant in Colbert has been causing a great deal of environmental and quality-of-life concerns among neighboring residents over the past few months. And now the plant is also behind on its bills to the county industrial authority (IDA).

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The newly formed Madison Clean Power Coalition will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5 in the Madison County High School cafeteria to discuss concerns about the Georgia Renewable Power (GRP) plants in Colbert and Carnesville.

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Superintendent Michael Williams told board of education members Tuesday, Nov. 12 that the school system plans to develop ways to help inform parents and the community on the importance of participating in the upcoming 2020 Federal Census. He said the official start date for the Census collec…

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Christmas in Danielsville will be held in Madison County Memorial Park on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 2 to 4 p.m., according to Police Chief Jonathan Burnette.

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New signs went up at the Danielsville city limits Monday that announce that “Jake brakes” on large trucks are prohibited inside the city limits. Danielsville approved a new sound ordinance prohibiting the brakes last summer. Police Chief Jonathan Burnette said Monday that officers will issue…

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Madison County commissioners heard Oct. 28 from concerned neighbors of the new biomass power plant in Colbert. They are upset about emissions that could harm their health, possible water pollution and the loud noises coming from the plant.

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The crying has mostly gone away, replaced by learning, fun and play. And preschoolers at the Madison County Early Learning Center have settled into their routines during the school’s first year of operation.