Latest Madison News
- Church news — 10-22-20
- Madison Co. BOC to meet Oct. 26
- Three vie for national FFA titles
- LETTER: Hats off to Rep. Powell for his leadership on SB 321
- Food bank Christmas program canceled for 2020
- Transfer station announces holiday schedule
- Madison Co. Toy Ride set for Nov. 14
- Strickland’s timely hit ends thriller
- Mask or no mask? Madison County BOE hears from both sides at Tuesday meeting
- D’ville may hold Christmas event
- Athens man arrested on numerous charges related to firing at state trooper in January
- Royston woman killed in accident
- MITCHAM: Click the 'seat belt' at school for 2020-21
- Strickland’s timely hit ends thriller
- Chairman’s powers reduced: Policy change puts hiring and firing in commissioners’ hands
- Man faces burglary, drug charges
- LETTER: Vote to take chairman’s power should be reversed
- Danielsville man charged with battery against mother
Before David Harrison was a decorated educator at Madison County High School, he was a 2000 Red Raider honor graduate, who was also a captain of the soccer team and a state qualifier on the cross country team.
Tymon Young knew he needed a change. He was struggling with classes, not staying focused and feeling a lack of accomplishment. So Young spoke to his high school counselor and decided to enroll at Madison Foothills Charter High School.
The Madison-Oglethorpe Animal Shelter’s (MOAS) Cat of the Week is Evita. Evita was in foster while she nursed her babies and is now back at the shelter and ready for adoption, shelter officials said. “All of her kittens have been adopted and now it is her turn,” shelter officials said. Evita…
Annabeth Dora Pruett of Colbert, was among 24 graduates awarded a master of science degree in physician assistant studies from PCOM Georgia. The ceremony was held as an online event on the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Georgia Facebook page Wednesday, July 29, 2020.
Four Madison County youth participated in the online 2020 Georgia 4-H state poultry-judging contest recently in collaboration with the University of Georgia Poultry Science Department.
Madison County Mentor Program Director Shirley Aaron said this week that if a mentor feels comfortable going to the school to visit with their mentor, they should limit those face-to-face contacts with the student mentee to no more than once per month. These are the guidelines as of July 28 …
The COVID-19 Community Response Fund, hosted by the Athens Area Community Foundation in partnership with United Way of Northeast Georgia, announced its fourth round of grant distributions to the 14 school systems in the 12-county region. Madison County schools were among the recipients, rece…
Tracy Hendrix, Danielsville, was named to The University of Alabama Presidents List for spring 2020. A total of 16,470 students enrolled during the 2020 spring term at UA were named to the Dean's List with an academic record of 3.5 or above or the President's List with an academic record of …
Sean Landon Dougherty was awarded the 2020 Thomas Jefferson Echols Educational Scholarship, administered by Mount Hermon Presbyterian Church in Ila, according to a press release. Landon is from Danielsville and is the son of Derek and Julie Dougherty.
Eliana Slusser, Hull, and Chase Williams, Danielsville, were named to the Dean’s List at Pensacola Christian College for the 2020 spring semester.
Parker Varnadoe was selected from a crowded field as the second-place winner in the Georgia 4-H 2020 Dean’s Award for the Bill Edwards Communication and the Arts project.
The Madison County 4-H team of all juniors took first place in the June 20 State 4-H Livestock Judging Contest held online due to the pandemic.
Bailey Deavers of Danielsville was named to the Dean’s List at Samford University for the 2020 spring semester. To qualify for the dean's list, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework.
Madison County High School graduate Chase West is among the 14 recipients of the 2020 Georgia Foundation for Agriculture (GFA) Scholarships for Agriculture awarded to graduating high school seniors. West is one of seven students to receive a $3,000 scholarship. The other seven students recei…
Four graduating Madison County seniors donned the cap and gown and smiled with oversized checks in hand on a sunny Friday morning in front of the high school.
Samuel Doster, Colbert, was named to the spring 2020 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.
Harper King, Colbert, was named to the Spring 2020 President's List at Georgia State University. To be eligible for the President's List, degree-seeking students must have earned a GPA of at least 4.0 for a minimum of nine semester hours of academic credit taken at Georgia State during the f…
Mackenzie Carpenter of Hull was named to the Dean's List at Belmont University for the spring semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C.
Madison County’s Kaylie Goldman, Alyssa Goldman, Tyler Guest and Miracle Turner will represent the state of Georgia at this summer's FCCLA National Leadership Conference.
The University of North Georgia awarded more than 1,600 degrees and certificates. Ceremonies were canceled due to COVID-19, but UNG hosted a virtual celebration on the UNG commencement website starting May 8, which would have been the first of back-to-back days of commencement ceremonies.
Aidan Russel-McCorkle, Shee Paw and Gretchen Collier, three recent graduates of Madison County High School, have been awarded college scholarships created by the Community Affirmation Committee of the Madison County Democrats.
Madison County High School 2017 graduate Donna Davis, who attends Wingate University in Wingate, NC, and just finished her junior year, was named to the President’s List for Spring 2020. She has been a collegiate cheerleader for three years at Wingate. She receives the Wingate Presidential S…
The faculty and staff of Hull-Sanford Elementary School recently presented 2020 Husky Advantage Scholarships totaling $4,000 to Madison County seniors (L-R) Harrison Kirkland, Samantha Wolf, Caroline Beach, Shelby Thomas and Nikki Nicholson.
Madison County FFA members may not be traveling to Macon this year for the annual State FFA Convention, but competition and recognition will continue.