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Four Madison County FFA members won their respective proficiency categories at the region level, earning a trip to state. Junior Brooke Fleming is the north region winner in swine production, seniors Nick Moss and Chase West are state finalists in agricultural mechanics design and fabricatio…

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The Madison County High School FFA Nursery Landscape team took second at the Area 2 Career Development Event held at Banks County High School Feb. 26. Team members Marcus Thompson, Zandy Gonzalez, Mattie Harris and Cade Thomas identified plants, insects and disorders, took a knowledge test, …

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Pictured are (L-R) Trinity Owensby, Marlo Godfrey, Bella Watson and Seraphina Guess. These students were selected to represent Madison County in the Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) Statewide Sixth Grade Honor Chorus Feb. 27-28 at the Classic Center in Athens.

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Ila Elementary School recently recognized its Young Georgia Author winners for the 2019-2020 school year. Pictured are Glenn Boykin, fifth grade; Brooklyn Gunnells, third grade; Hollis Williamson, first grade; Gianni DelPiano, kindergarten; Carlee Boughton, fourth grade; and Jackson Arnold, …

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Madison County High School students recently visited the Georgia Renewable Power biomass power plant in Colbert. Plant manager David Groves and plant employees led a tour for environmental science students, who learned about the facility and power generation.

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Danielsville Elementary School recently honored its February "Colts of the Month" students with a certificate and a sign to display in their yard. Students were selected by their homeroom teachers based on their courtesy, cooperation, responsibility, respect and consideration. Students chose…

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Ila Elementary School has announced its “Golden Gators” for February. These students were awarded for exemplifying outstanding achievement in the areas of work habits, manners, attitude and citizenship. Pictured (front row, L-R) are Sadie Herron, Harper Croya, Bentley Pierce, Theodore Green,…

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Danielsville Elementary School recently honored its January "Colts of the Month" students with a Colt of the Month Certificate and a sign to display in their yard. Students were selected by their homeroom teachers based on their courtesy, cooperation, responsibility, respect and consideratio…

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Danielsville Elementary School recently honored its January "Colts of the Month" students with a Colt of the Month Certificate and a sign to display in their yard. Students were selected by their homeroom teachers based on their courtesy, cooperation, responsibility, respect and consideratio…

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Madison County High School FFA members Joey Vieira, Matthew Parker, Clayton Coile and Cadence Howard recently placed third at the State FFA Forestry Career Development Event (CDE) held at Fort Valley State University. This is a record finish for the school in the event.

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The Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter recently announced the 2020-21 Georgia National Jr. Livestock Ambassador Team. Mason Wall of Madison County was among those named to the ambassador team. This team will represent the Georgia National Fairgrounds and Agricenter, serving a one-ye…

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Nineteen youth participated in the annual Cloverleaf District Project Achievement, Saturday at the Rock Eagle 4-H center, with many winning a first, second or third-place and honorable mentions.

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The Madison County High School Class of 1956 alumni will meet for their monthly breakfast and fellowship on Monday, March 2, at 8 a.m. at the Ila Restaurant in Ila. All spouses and friends of the class are also invited to attend, organizers said.

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Students at Hull Sanford Elementary School participated in the Kids Healthy Heart Challenge (previously known as jump rope for heart) during PE class the week of Feb. 10-14. Hull Sanford raised $2,187 for the American Heart Association. Pictured are the 10 students who raised the most money …

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This year’s eighth grade REACH scholars were honored at the February Board of Education meeting. Pictured (L-R) are REACH sponsor Renee McCannon, Thaw Htoo, Taylor Maxwell, Erika Hill, superintendent Michael Williams and Charlese Howard. Photo by Margie Richards

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Heather Shaw of Hull has earned a bachelor of science, nursing degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The online, nonprofit university has graduated over 167,000 students from across the country since its inception in 1997.

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Ila Elementary School recently recognized its “Golden Gators” for January. These students were awarded for exemplifying outstanding achievement in the areas of work habits, manners, attitude and citizenship. Pictured (front row, L-R) Landyn Treadway, Jonathan Cape, Addison Ledford, Alexa Den…

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Kristy Bryant, Danielsville, and Rebekah Foley, Hull, were named to the Dean’s List at Valdosta State for the fall semester. Students who achieve a semester grade point average of 3.50 or higher on nine or more semester hours with an institutional grade point average of 3.00 or higher are re…

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Colt Doster, Colbert, was named to the fall 2019 Dean's List at Berry College. The Dean's List honors students who posted an academic average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale while carrying a class load of at least 12 hours during the semester.

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Hull-Sanford Elementary School recently recognized its Jackson EMC Christmas card contest winners. Pictured (L-R) are Garrett Smith, first place; Grant Foster, second place; and Levi Baker, third place.

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Madison County Middle School recently recognized its “Mustangs of the Month” for December. Pictured, (front row, L-R) are Brianna Brewer-Phillips, Sam Cox, Reyna Flores, Courtney Kidd, Zoe Deavers, Ryleigh Booth, Caleb Weber, Blake Adams, (middle row) Gabriel Carey, Blake Thomas, Audri Aaron…

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Hull-Sanford Elementary School recently held its annual spelling bee. Winners, who will represent the school in the upcoming county spelling bee, included (L-R) first place — Halo Waller, second place — Claire Harness and third place — Emily Wall.

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Danielsville Elementary School recently honored their December "Colts of the Month" students with a certificate and a sign to display in their yard. Students were selected by their homeroom teachers based on their courtesy, cooperation, responsibility, respect and consideration. Students cho…

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Danielsville Elementary School recently honored their December "Colts of the Month" students with a certificate and a sign to display in their yard. Students were selected by their homeroom teachers based on their courtesy, cooperation, responsibility, respect and consideration. Students cho…

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Georgia Power made a $10,000 donation to the Broad River College and Career Academy (BRCCA) to support the school’s efforts to prepare students for the workforce. Pictured (L to R) are Christy Terrell (Georgia Power), Bo Boykin, Martin Kimsey (Georgia Power), Michael Williams and George Bullock.

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Ila Elementary School recently recognized its “Golden Gators” for December. These students were awarded for exemplifying outstanding achievement in the areas of work habits, manners, attitude and citizenship. Pictured (front row, L-R) are Skylah Powell, Ava Osborne, Abigail Lackey, Abby Ray,…