Category: Community News

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. Bradley Cooley, a self-taught sculptor whose work is featured throughout the State of Florida, died recently in Tallahassee during open heart surgery. The funeral was held at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church in Monticello. Cooley and his son produced life size bronze sculptures of Seminole Indians for the Seminole Tribe from…

History of The Hickory Grove Turpentine Camp

Jacob Bembry: Greene Publishing, Inc. Eloise Glass Stewart was born at the Hickory Grove Turpentine Camp; and for well over 100 years, the Hickory Grove community has been her home. Mrs. Stewart’s parents, Fred and Eula Glass, moved to the Hickory Grove community in 1907. Mr. Glass leased the Hickory Grove Turpentine Camp from the…

Make your spouse your Valentine

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. Elementary school students are adding names to stacks of superhero and pony valentines, middle and high schoolers are inviting their crush to the upcoming dance, and young lovebirds are trying to pick out the best combination of heart-shaped chocolate boxes, red balloons, and the quintessential…

C-SPAN to cover North Florida local on States’ Sovereignty

Story Submitted North Florida resident KrisAnne Hall will appear on C-SPAN on Thursday, Feb. 9.  Hall won the Congressman James Blair Award for Defending the Constitution, which was presented to her by the Madison County Republican Executive Committee. She will be discussing the U.S. Constitution.  Hall is an author, speaker, and radio host who specializes…