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Wreck uncovers stolen vehicle

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Thursday, May 17, at approximately 5:20 a.m., two Jacksonville residents, who were traveling in a stolen vehicle, were involved in an accident on Interstate 10 that landed them in jail. According to a report by the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), Trayvon Johnson, 20, and Zion Washington, 17, both of Jacksonville, were traveling eastbound on Interstate 10 in the left lane when they stopped the 2012 Ford Tucson in the road, and attempted to turn left at the paved median crossing. Estelle Jones, 35, of…

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Man arrested

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) reports that on Monday, May 21, at approximately 1:53 pm, deputies responded to an address located on NE Bramble Trail, in Madison, in an attempt to locate and arrest Calvin Johnson, 41, of Madison, for an active bond revocation arrest warrant. Upon arrival, deputies made contact with two juveniles who initially told the deputies that Johnson was not at the location. After further questioning regarding Johnson, the juveniles admitted to the deputies that Johnson had…

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Hillsborough policies are affecting us

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. During the meeting of the Madison County Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday, May 9, discussion ensued regarding grant monies being withheld from Madison County, due to Hillsborough County’s status as a “sanctuary county.” During the public comment portion of the meeting, Jim Catron, a member of the Madison City Commission, addressed the County Commissioners regarding the Edward Bryce Memorial Justice Assistance Grant. The funds from this grant, amounting to $54,852, have been used to pay for a Communications Officer VII position with the Madison…

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Tropical storm possible Memorial Day weekend

Lazaro Aleman: Greene Publishing, Inc. At the least, North Florida residents can expect a wet Memorial Day weekend. At worst, the area could be in for a tropical or subtropical storm, a befitting introduction to the Atlantic hurricane season, which officially begins next Friday. On Wednesday, May 23, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) was keeping an eye on a broad surface low that was centered near the coast of Northeastern Belize and producing an expansive area of cloudiness and showers that extended from the Northwestern Caribbean Sea across Cuba and…

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