Nov. 23, 1911: An inmate at the jail in Lee set the jail on fire about 1 a.m. or 1:30 a.m., burning the jail to the ground and cremating himself. (Source: The Enterprise-Recorder, Nov. 24, 1911)
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By Kristin Finney Greene Publishing, Inc. Jenythel W. Woods did not grow up surrounded by fortune or fame. Her family didn’t spend their evenings around the TV or going out to eat. But, when asked about her life, she would say, “It was really good.” Woods is 78 years old and spent her entire life
The Madison County Historical Society will have their meeting on Sunday, February 27 at 2:30 p.m. (changed to fourth Sunday this month). It will be held at the Treasures of Madison County Museum, 200 South Range Avenue. Joe Boyles will speak on Madison’s Treasures.