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MCHS Hoop Dogs and Lady Dogs find tourney success during holidays

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) Hoop Dogs and Lady Dogs continued their holiday seasons with continued success at prestigious tournaments. The Lady Dogs took the runner-up position at the Dwight Madison Christmas Tournament in Montgomery Ala., and, Monday night, the MCHS

Mat Dogs take second place in Border Wars

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) wrestling team took second place in the Border Wars tournament hosted by Westside Comprehensive High School last Saturday, Dec. 28, in Augusta. Nine MCHS wrestlers placed in the top four spots during the tournament, including Jacob

MAYSA prepares for free Saturday clinics

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Madison Area Youth Soccer Association (MAYSA) is gearing up for a series of free soccer clinics to take place Saturdays in January, beginning Jan. 4. The clinics will take place at Heritage Park from 10 a.m. to noon. MAYSA is a

Merry Christmas from the Madison ChopHouse Grille!

Signs may be digital

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick Staff Writer The Morgan County Planning and Development Commission voted on Dec. 19 TO to recommend the approval of modification of a text amendment to allow for the limited use of electronic signs for gas stations. The Director of Planning and Development, Chuck

DDA agrees to fund depot building

Nick Nunn staff writer During the Dec. 19 meeting of the Downtown Development Authority of Madison (DDA), the authority discussed the ongoing progress on their Depot replacement building and North Bull Street Reconstruction projects. DDA Member Everett Royal stated that he received a bid from Busher Franklin

Zoning request is denied

By Tia Lynn Lecorchick staff writer The Board of the Planning and Development Commission voted to unanimously reelect Brian Lehman as chairman, Faye Craft, as vice-chairman, and Tara Cooner as secretary. After the elections, Chuck Jarrell presented the facts surrounding an application for rezoning three Agricultural District

Morgan Elections Board to use DFCS as polling place

By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County Board of Elections and Registration (BOER) voted to make the Morgan County Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS) the polling location for the newly created Central Morgan precinct. The BOER had hoped that the Madison Baptist Church would

November rough month for MMH

  By Nick Nunn Staff Writer The Morgan Memorial Hospital (MMH) ended the month of November 2013 with a net loss of more than $256,000 despite an average daily census of 19.7 patients. The net patient revenue fell to approximately $415,000 from October’s $1,080,814 to around $665,000

Episcopal Church jump starts Camp Twin Lakes Project

Front: Jewish Family & Children’s Services Chief Operator Officer Rick Aranson, Faith Roman, JF&CS Director Eve Bogan, Camp Twin Lakes Executive Director Eric Robbins, Charles Baldwin, Terry Roman, JF&CS Chief Executive Officer Gary Miller. Back: David Burbach, JF&CS First Vice President John Perlman, Camp Twin Lakes Director