Category: Community News

NFPA encourages prompt disposal of Christmas trees

Story Submitted By The National Fire Protection Association Dragging your heels on taking down the Christmas tree? Here’s a fact that may motivate you: Nearly 40 percent of U.S. home fires that begin with Christmas trees occur in January. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is strongly encouraging people to remove Christmas trees from their…

Back the Blue movement

Debbie Snapp, Greene Publishing, Inc. ‘Back the Blue’ signs have been showing up on lawns and in front of businesses all across the country and especially here in Madison County. ‘Back the Blue’ is a public awareness campaign designed and dedicated to displaying public support for law enforcement throughout the United States. Everyday, policemen and…

Rick Patrick, Greene Publishing, Inc. The 55 Plus Club will hold their monthly meeting and luncheon on Wednesday, Jan. 11, at the United Methodist Community Center, located five miles north of Madison on Hwy 145 (Colin Kelly Hwy). Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. The program will be a skit, Accessories “R” Us, presented…