As last term, this annual Madison Area Resource Team (M.A.R.T) back-to-school event will not include the in-person rally due to the covid pandemic. The school supplies will again be delivered to the schools for students to get in August.
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University of North Georgia (UNG) students who showed promise, demonstrated creativity, displayed excellence, served others and exceeded all expectations had their moment in the spotlight during the annual Student Honors and Awards Day this spring via Zoom.
Adam Jackson of Danielsville was named to the Dean’s List at Georgia Southwestern State University for the spring 2021 semester. To be eligible for the Dean's List, a student must earn a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher and take a minimum of 12 credit hours.
Ila Elementary School recently presented its annual “Grand Gator Scholarship Awards” to seniors Ella Chancey, Hayley Daniels, Macy Mullis, Mason Wall and Teresa Vu. Each received a $1,000 scholarship awarded at the Madison County High School Honor’s Night. Chancey will attend UNC Charlotte t…
Hull-Sanford Elementary School recently held a rock garden dedication to Ms. Linda Dominguez. Pictured are Ms. Dominguez's children, Jesse Dominguez and Monica Allen.
In 2008 when the first group of fifth graders from Hull-Sanford were set to graduate from MCHS, the faculty and staff at Hull-Sanford decided to begin a scholarship program. The Husky Advantage Scholarship was created to promote some of the former students' goals after high school. This year…
With the support of local businesses, the Madison County Chamber of Commerce awarded scholarships to graduating seniors residing in Madison County who plan on pursuing traditional four year post-secondary education or technical college.
Local students were recently named to the President’s List for earning a 4.0 grade point average for the spring 2021 semester at the University of North Georgia:
Colbert Elementary School recently honored its “Students of the Month” for April. Those honored (not in order) include: (kindergarten) Jesus Lopez, Ansleigh Jacobs, Kabella Bishop, (first grade) Dixie Dye, Ailin Miralrio-Zarco, Tahiry Gardner, Elefair West, Camden Cox, (second grade) Ruby Ca…
Madison County School System Jim Perkins Dedication Award winners were honored Tuesday night during the county school board meeting. The award is presented to current employees who have served the students and community for at least 20 years. Perkins was a long-time educator coach and superi…
Madison County High School (MCHS) and The Broad River College and Career Academy (BRCCA) recently held its first-ever Career Signing Day for MCHS seniors who have chosen to enter careers in the armed services or in local industries directly upon graduation.
More than 350 students participated in the third annual Piedmont University Symposium April 14. The high-profile event embodies the Piedmont Promise "practical" pillar by providing research opportunities for students.
Janna Bates' fourth grade students participated in a math competition led by Donna Smith’s Madison County Middle School classes. The Danielsville Elementary School students won the competition. “Way to go Colts!” said teachers. Pictured are the Colts math team left to right Ezra Shadrix, Col…
Madison County 4-H junior varsity and varsity teams recently competed virtually at the Georgia LifeSmarts Championship to test their consumer economics skills.
The Madison County High School FFA Ag Sales team placed first out of 10 teams in the Area 2 Contest. Team members Carter Hart, Carley Fitzpatrick, Kate Bray, and Drew Brown completed an exam on sales and marketing strategies and competed individual sales practicums that include animal pharma…
The Madison County High School horticulture plant sale will be held for the general public between 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 31 and Friday, April 2. Students have been working to grow a variety of flowering bedding plants, hanging baskets, herbs and vegetables. Masks are encouraged where …
The Madison County High School FFA Forestry team recently placed second in the Area 2 CDE.Team members Joey Vieira, Ian Heath, Cadence Howard and Clayton Coile completed practicums in tree identification, timber stand improvement, timer cruising, and hand compass. They will compete at the st…
The Madison County High School FFA Parliamentary Procedure team placed fourth in the Area 2 CDE. Team members Avery Bray, Abbi Adams, Katie Carrouth, Cadence Howard, Anna Moon, and Thomas Lord completed a parliamentary presentation, answered oral questions and took a knowledge exam.
The Madison County High School FFA Environmental Natural Resources team of Cadence Howard, Aidan Moore, George Parham, and Clayton Coile placed second in the Area 2 Career Development Event. Team members completed practicums in identification, GPS and waste management. They advanced to the s…
Wykerra Davis, Colbert, was named to the fall 2020 Dean's List at Shorter University. To achieve this honor, students must have been enrolled full time and have earned at least a 3.5 grade point average for the term. Davis is majoring in interdisciplinary studies.
Donna Davis, a senior at Wingate University, has been named to the President’s List for Fall 2020 Semester. Donna is the daughter of John and Christine Davis of Hull. The President’s List includes undergraduate students who have earned a term GPA of 3.80 on at least 12 quality-point academic…