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The Fair Was In Town!

Memorial bench unveiling at library

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor A ceremony to unveil a very special memorial bench, in honor of Jonathon Morris, a Morgan County resident who died last April after succumbing to a long-time battle with mental illness, was held on Oct. 12 at 1 pm at the

Dove hunting a ritual of Fall

(Author’s note: For most of my adult life we have had a dove shoot on the first day of hunting season. It is a time when family and friends have gathered to share fellowship, food and a day of outdoor life. This is a story about one

Lions Club Fair Comes to Madison

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor The Lions Club sponsored a five-day Fall fair last week at the Morgan County Fairgrounds behind Wal-Mart. The event was well attended and raised a good bit of money to fund the Lions Club’s charity programs. The total amount raised has

Madison Hosts Friends of Madison Firefighters Annual Firefighters Fall 5K/10K

Living The Dream: Madison-based Lake Oconee Living Magazine Hosted Dream Home Events Raising $100,000

  By Andrea Gable EATONTON – The 2014 Lake Oconee Living Dream Home raised $100,000 for Extra Special People, Inc.(ESP), through local sponsorships and private contributions during this weekend’s Tour & Gala. ESP is working to raise funds for a dream home of their own – a

Madison’s Connie Zachary wins $100 Citizen Contest

Madison & Morgan County: Yesterday’s

Madison-based Ferst Foundation achieves huge milestone

Special to the Citizen: Local nonprofit organization Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy achieved an important milestone by mailing its four millionth book in October. For Ferst Foundation for Childhood Literacy 2014 is a banner year when it comes to making a difference in the lives of children

History behind Madison Drug Co.

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor The Madison Drug Company’s presence in Morgan County stems back even further than first thought. “It’s a shame more people don’t know the full history of Madison Drug,” said Bobby Crawford, the previous owner of Madison Drug, who made partner in