Jimmy Fulford honored  25 years after death

Lazaro Aleman: Greene Publishing, Inc. This past Wednesday afternoon, about a dozen people — friends, relatives and members of the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) — gathered at the I-10 site where FHP Trooper Jimmy Fulford was killed exactly 25 years ago, to pay homage to his memory. As part of the ceremony, the group played…

NFCC student going to NASA

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. One of North Florida Community College’s (NFCC) students has been accepted into NASA’s Community College Aerospace Scholar program. The application process for the program is competitive. Nationwide only 300 students participate in the five-week program, and only 120 of those are selected to visit and present their work at a…

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. At the regular scheduled meeting of the Madison County Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday, Jan. 25, the commissioners heard from Jennifer Johnson, Health Officer from the Madison Health Department, regarding the contamination of the Withlacoochee River with untreated sewage from the City of Valdosta, Ga. Johnson informed the commissioners…

Search leads to narcotics, arrest

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. Madison County Sheriff’s Office Major David Harper reports that on Tuesday, Jan. 31, Pedro Tomas Lopez of Lake Worth, Fl. was arrested for possession of narcotics with intent to sell. Sgt. Brandon Goldman of the Interstate Criminal Enforcement (ICE) Team stopped a silver Jeep for following other motorists at an…