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Investigation of card fraud at local truck stop

By Patrick Yost Editor Since September, Madison Police Chief Bill Ashburn says, the city of Madison Police Department has received numerous complaints regarding credit card fraud stemming from purchases made at Pilot Truck Stop. On Monday, Ashburn said the city had made several attempts to investigate the

Manhunt ends in arrest

  By Patrick Yost, Editor By Patrick Yost Editor A brief manhunt that included both the Greene County and Putnam County Sheriff’s Office canine units ended Tuesday morning after the suspect turned himself into Morgan County authorities. Logan Isaac Trammel, 23, Madison, turned himself into the Morgan

Coach Nunn . . .NOT

By Nick Nunn, Citizen Sports Columnist I can’t be entirely sure, but I’m pretty sure that, if you were to ask the average young sports fan which member of their favorite team they would like to be, their last impulse would be to tell you that they

Top of the Pyramid: MCHS Competition cheerleaders place ninth at state competition in AAA

  By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer By Nick Nunn staff writer The Morgan County High School (MCHS) competition cheerleading team placed ninth out of 16 teams in the AAA division at the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) state competition in Columbus last Saturday, Nov. 16. “We were

MCMS faces George Walton in preseason play

  Leila Dycus, Staff Writer Leila Dycus intern The Morgan County Middle School Basketball teams took on George Walton Academy this past week. For the girls the game against George Walton proved to be a tough one, but the boys’ team went on to pull out a

MCMS not soliciting through “Spirit Wear”

By Nick Nunn, staff writer Last Thursday, the Madison-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce issued an email stating that two local businesses had been contacted by a caller claiming to be a representative for “Spirit Wear,” and asking the businesses to buy an advertisement for the back of

CJ Turman, MCHS Senior, Signs with University of Tennessee

Morgan County Pro Tec 9-10 team takes second place in Lake Area Championship

By Nick Nunn, Staff Writer By Nick Nunn staff writer A good crowd of parents and supporters made it out to Bill Corry Stadium last Thursday during the icy evening to cheer on the Morgan County Pro Tec Fire & Safety 9-10 football team during the 2013

Columnist explains what friends don’t let friends do

By Alvin Richardson, Columnist A friend is someone who will bail you out of jail – A best friend is one who sits beside you in the cell and says, “Man that was fun.” Anonymous Friendship is a precious commodity but it has certain rules that must

Winners of the Stars

    Rob Hanselman and Jill Meeler tear up the dance floor. Tia Lynn Lecorchick staff writer The Madison-Morgan Boys and Girls Club held the second annual Dancing with the Stars fundraiser on Nov. 14 and raised over $35,000 dollars. Three-hundred people attended the event, held at