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Need Saturday plans? More than 1,200 museums will offer free entrance this weekend

Need weekend plans for the family? More than 1,200 museums across the U.S. will offer free admission on Saturday, Sept. 23, as part of the national event Museum Day Live. Museum Day Live, organized by Smithsonian Magazine and the Smithsonian Institute, is designed to celebrate museums and galleries

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 22:03:00

Area students awarded NFCC scholarships

MADISON - Area students were among 59 students that were awarded North Florida Community College scholarships for the summer term. The NFCC Foundation has awarded more than $200,000 in scholarships for the 2016-17 academic year to support area students. Receiving scholarships for the summer from Suw

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 19:31:00

Food program coming to local seniors

Story Submitted The new food assistance program that provides eligible senior citizens in Madison County with an opportunity to receive a free package of food each month is set for September 22.Each package contains about 30 pounds of food such as cheese, canned chicken or tuna, shelf-stable milk, b

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 17:13:55

Mayo's McCall crowned Miss U.S. National Forestry Queen

MAYO - Shelbi McCall of Mayo was recently crowned as the 2017 Miss U.S. National Forestry Queen. The pageant was held in Tifton, Ga., on Sept. 2. The pageant was started in 1940 as a way to celebrate the forestry industry and promote wildfire prevention. During her reign, McCall will have the opport

SUWANNEE DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-22 20:30:00

LOCAL: Rattlesnake found at MCHS

Selina Iglesias: Greene Publishing, Inc. Florida is known for several things, and the number of deadly snakes is one of them. And when the territory of humans and snakes collide, bad things occur for both parties. The Madison County High School (MCHS) football team came close to learning this the ha

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 18:06:00

Make food safety a priority

September is National Food Safety Month, a campaign of the Partnership for Food Safety Education with the goal of teaching consumers about safe food handling.It's hard to convince people their daily food handling practices may be putting their family at risk for food borne illness.There are many dif

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 17:35:25

Meet your neighbor: Forrest McDaniel

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. Madison native and lifetime resident Forrest McDaniel stopped by the Greene Publishing, Inc. office on Friday, Sept. 15, to drop off his football predictions for the weekly contest Pigskin Picks. The contest awards a free year's newspaper subscription or $20 to w

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 17:24:35

Recall Alert: Target dressers recalled

Lynette Veit: Greene Publishing, Inc. Target has issued a recall for a four-drawer dresser in its popular Room Essentials furniture line. A Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) report states that the dressers are unstable unless firmly anchored to the wall, and pose a tip-over/entrapment danger

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 16:05:29

Teacher Spotlight: Cindy Vega

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. Cindy Vega's name is probably familiar to most readers. She was Madison's Teacher of the Year for 2016-17, as well as a recent recipient of the Governor's Shine Award. Vega is in her seventh year of teaching in Madison County, but she taught two years in Georgia

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 15:50:12

Tax filing due dates extended for Florida businesses

Story Submitted Today, Florida Department of Revenue (FDR) Executive Director Leon Biegalski issued an emergency order to extend certain filing due dates for Florida businesses registered with the Department in each of the 67 counties. Order of Emergency Waiver Number 17-235-DOR-003 changes the fili

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 17:45:13

Joseph James Irvine, Sr.

Joseph James Irvine, Sr., 83, passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017.A memorial service was held in Winterville, N.C. Joseph, son of the late Freeman and Susie Irvine, lived in Rochester for many years.He retired as a recruiter for the Army National Guard and later worked in security for the Federal Gove

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 17:18:18

County Commission rescinds request to save oaks in park

Jacob Bembry: Greene Publishing, Inc. The beautiful oaks that surround the Four Freedoms Park offer visitors a respite from the blazing sun in summers and a place to relax and reflect in the autumn months, as well as in spring and winter. In 1963, though, the trees were almost cut down not by a fier

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 15:56:57

Teacher Spotlight: Dela Carroll

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. Dela Carroll has been teaching for more than 30 years, but recently her teaching has been benefiting James Madison Preparatory High School (JMPHS). At JMPHS, she teaches high school Hope/Physical Education and Critical Thinking. Carroll received her teaching deg

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 15:22:52

Greenville Town Council: Reams vs. Council

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. Kim Reams, an employee of the Town of Greenville has requested that Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart and the Office of Gov. Rick Scott launch an investigation into "numerous violations of law, rule, or regulation that I have observed while working for the Town

GREENEPUBLISHING.COM - 2017-09-21 18:11:29

San Angelo Cowboy Gathering seeks new festival beneficiary

The nonprofit San Angelo Cowboy Gathering, which holds an annual festival celebrating the cowboy way of life and Western swing music, is seeking applications from other local nonprofits to be the 2018 festival beneficiary. Since its inception five years ago, the Cowboy Gathering has donated almost

STANDARD-TIMES - 2017-09-23 20:10:06

Candace Cooksey Fulton: Friday Night Football goes green in San Angelo

Reasons abound as to why someone would feel glad or sad following a high school football game. You know, there's that whole "win, lose, how you play the game" standard. But those didn't exactly apply to why Sonia Faucher felt quite sad. No, Sonia's after-game sadness was brought on by... (ahem)- tra

STANDARD-TIMES - 2017-09-24 06:00:08

San Angelo Nature Center a lively spot on National Museum Day

The San Angelo Nature Center crawled with lizards, skunks, hissing cockroaches and plenty of people Saturday. The center was open free for National Museum Day, and office manager Selina McSherry, 30, said attendance was expected to be more than three times higher than a normal Saturday - about 100 r

STANDARD-TIMES - 2017-09-23 22:22:02

Iran tests new ballistic missile hours after showing it off at military parade

(CNN) - Iran tested a new ballistic missile that is reportedly capable of carrying multiple warheads, the nation's state-run broadcaster announced Saturday. Iran unveiled the ballistic missile Friday at a military parade in Tehran and successfully tested it the same day, Press TV reported. It said I

CONCHOVALLEYHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-23 07:57:12

'You don't need it all the way' and other things Trump said about 'the wall' on Friday

(CNN) - President Donald Trump ensured a crowd in Alabama Friday night that "the wall is happening." While speaking on behalf of Alabama Republican Senate candidate Luther Strange, Trump touted his proposal for a wall on the United States' southern border. Here's some of the more notable comments th

CONCHOVALLEYHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-23 04:37:35

Fired by Trump, Bharara fires back

(CNN) - A lot has changed for Preet Bharara since March 11. "I'm not a different guy. I had a different job" Bharara, the former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York and a CNN contributor, told CNN's Bill Weir. "There's a difference in how you're supposed to input yourself when you're

CONCHOVALLEYHOMEPAGE.COM - 2017-09-24 13:22:26