Submitted by MCHS Head Coach and Athletic Director Mike Coe
I want to invite anyone who has ever taught, coached, mentored, etc…Deshawntee “Ironhead” Gallon during his time in the Madison County School sysytem, at 3:30 Wednesday in the MCHS cafeteria, as he signs his National Letter of Intent to further his academic and athletic career at Georgia Southern University. He is one of the finest individuals that has ever walked our halls and put on a helmet for MCHS. Please come and celebrate with him and his family and take pride in whatever part you had in helping him achieve his dream. Hopefully, we will have 2-3 more sign Wednesday as well, we are awaiting on a final decision from a few schools. Thanks.
On Thursday, January 26, 2012 at approximately 5:30 PM a structure fire was reported near the intersection of SW Dade Street and SW MLK Drive. Responding fire units from Madison Fire/Rescue observed smoke and flame as they arrived on scene. The flames were at the rear of the home with smoke coming from several access points around the roof. The fire units were assisted by Madison County EMS, City of Madison Police Department and the Madison County Sheriff”s Department. No injuries were reported and as of this writing the cause of the fire had not been determined.
CHANGE OF TIME OF REGULAR BOARD MEETING
The Chair, the Honorable Roy Ellis, of the Board of County Commissioners of Madison County, Florida, and members of said Board, have changed the time of the Regular Meeting of the Board of County Commissioners to be held on Wednesday, February 1, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the County Commissioners’ Meeting Room, Courthouse Annex, Madison, Florida.
Dated and posted this 26th day of January, 2012.
Tim Sanders, Clerk
Board of County Commissioners
Madison County, Florida
Submitted by Pat Lightcap
At approximately 1:00 PM on Sunday, January 29, 2012 two University of Florida students were involved in a roll over crash on I-10 at the 248 milemarker. They were headed for Gainesville from Tallahassee and ran into the median where they hit very soft earth and the vehicle rolled over and landed on the tires. Both occupants were covered with ants after the crash and one had to be transported to Madison County Memorial Hospital because of an allergic reaction. Madison Fire/Rescue, Madison County EMS, Greenville Fire/Rescue, Madison County Sheriff’s Department and the Florida Highway Patrol were at the scene.