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Master Gardeners to meet

Special to the Citizen Morgan County Master Gardeners invite each of you to attend our meeting on October 27, to be held at the County Extension Office, 440 Hancock Street, Madison, (rear of building).  We begin our “Meet and Greet” at 5 p.m. and our program begins

Rutledge Yard Sale a success, Spook Fall Fest next

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Managing Editor Rutledge’s annual Fall Yard Sale was held over the weekend, with a turnout of over 500 people, perusing the vast array or merchandise from about 20 vendors. The money from the yard sale will be used to fund the Rutledge Rec

Conservancy’s Greenprint Ramble Is This Saturday

By Jamison Hooks staff writer The Madison-Morgan Conservancy is sponsoring a Greenprint Ramble that will take Morgan County residents and visitors on a guided tour of the historic area. The Greenprint Ramble will take place on Saturday Oct. 18 from 2-5 pm. This year, ramblers will have

Morgan County Landmarks Society To Meet Sunday

Special to the Citizen The Morgan County Landmarks Society invites all interested persons to celebrate Georgia Archives Month and come hear Tommy Gregors, Executive Director of the Thronateeska Heritage Center, (THC) speak about collecting, preserving, and accessing historic documents and artifacts. The THC created the South Georgia

Law Enforcement: Madison Police Department

  On October 12 Taranda Hulsey, 27, Sparta, was cited for disorderly conduct. According to reports, Hulsey allegedly threatened a 15-year-old female at a Micha Way apartment. Reports state that the juvenile alleged that Hulsey threatened to kill two of her family members and then walked to

Law Enforcement: Morgan County Sheriff’s Office

On October 13 a counterfeit currency complaint was filed at Morgan County High School. According to reports, a member of the Morgan County Air Force Junior ROTC reported that while the members had collected money for the “Wounded Warrior Project,” he noticed that one of the $10

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

The NAACP to host the 44th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet

By Rev. Charles White jr. The Morgan County Branch of the NAACP 44th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will be held on Saturday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. This event will take place at the Morgan County High School Cafeteria located on 1231 College Drive, Madison, Georgia. We

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

Humane Society of Morgan County hosting low cost Rabies Clinic

The Humane Society of Morgan County is hosting a low cost rabies clinic on Sunday, Oct. 19 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. at the Humane Society of Morgan County Adoption Center located in Madison at 1170 Fairground Road. Each vaccine for rabies, for parvo/distemper or for