Lazaro Aleman: Greene Publishing, Inc. In keeping with a statewide trend, Madison County High School’s graduation rates have been rising steadily during the last five years,  with slight slips here and there. Information released recently by the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) shows Madison County graduation rates have climbed from 66.3 percent in the 2011/12…

Story Submitted In Nov., North Florida Community College announced plans to select a new name for the College after receiving approval from the State Board of Education to begin offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the college’s first baccalaureate level program. On Tuesday at the NFCC District Board of Trustees’ regular scheduled meeting, the…

Two-car wreck sends occupants to MCMH

Cheltsie Holbrook: Greene Publishing, Inc. According to a Madison Police Department report, on Thursday, Jan. 12 at approximately 3:19 p.m., a two-car wreck occurred on South Duval Street, sending two to Madison County Memorial Hospital. Victor Matheny, 79 of Madison, was traveling in a 2004 Ford pickup truck and was stopped at a stop sign…

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. At approximately 4 a.m., on Thursday, Jan. 19, a structure fire occurred in the Cherry Lake area. Units from Madison Fire Rescue were dispatched to 1894 NW County Road 150 and arrived on scene at 4:23 a.m. None of the occupants were injured, however the entire structure did sustain fire…