Category: Community News

Meet Your Neighbor — Shelly R. Decker

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. This past Friday (Jan. 27th), this writer had the opportunity to meet one of the many fascinating couples who have made Madison their home. Shelly Decker is a retired law enforcement officer, having spent 27 years “wearing a badge and toting a pistol on his hip.” His wife, Esther Decker,…

Business Spotlight: Royal Restorations

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. Madison welcomes Royal Restorations to the city market place.  Royal Restorations is an antique store offering more than competitively priced antiques; they also have more than 40 years of experience restoring homes and furniture, and offer this service at their new location at 633 Colin Kelly Hwy., in Madison. The…

There’s a flea  coming to Madison

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc Actually, it’s the Madison Flea Market, owned by Jim Tangway and Mike Jones. This business venture was the brainchild of Tangway, but it didn’t take him long to convince his longtime best friend, Jones, to come alongside him. The Flea Market will be housed at 372 S.W. Pinckney St., and…

ASK  asks for help

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. ASK is a local group that helps children with disabilities participate in activities throughout the year. It also helps pay for the children to attend their very own summer camp at Cherry Lake. Once a month, the group meets at the camp in Cherry Lake. While parents are required to…