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Charmettes donate $500 to NFCC

Story Submitted The North Florida Community College NFCC Foundation received a $500 donation from The Madison County Chapter of The Charmettes to assist with student scholarships at NFCC. Representatives of the local Charmettes Chapter, Cheryl Clemons, Shirley Barfield and Sharon Postell, presented the gift to NFCC Executive Director of Development and External Affairs Dr. Cheryl James on Wednesday, Sept. 27 at the NFCC Foundation office. “Knowledge is power to a deserving student,” said Clemons. “The more you know the further you can go.” The Charmettes Madison County Chapter Scholarship is…

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NFCC Artist Series presents the Sarah Mac Band

Story Submitted The North Florida Community College (NFCC) Artist Series presents the Sarah Mac Band on Tuesday, Oct. 17 in the Van H. Priest Auditorium at 7 p.m. This well-known Tallahassee based trio is bringing bluesy, jazzy rock with a healthy dose of soul to the NFCC campus for a fun evening of live music. Sarah Mac, Claire and Charlie have amassed an impressive reputation for their engaging combination of blues, jazz and acoustic rock. Sarah’s voice has the full power and grit of Janis Joplin, the sweet, soothing breathy…

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Chamber of Commerce hosts Annual Banquet

Emerald G. Parsons: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County Chamber of Commerce held its 2017 Annual Banquet and Silent Auction on Monday, Sept. 25, at the Madison Senior Citizens Center, in Madison. There were approximately 150 citizens in attendance. A delicious supper of chicken, roast, potatoes, green beans, bread, and dessert was served to the attendees. The much anticipated silent auction began at 6 p.m. with many gifts to bid on from area businesses. An array of prizes was on hand which included several out-of-town trips, tickets to theme parks,…

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Madison County kicks off 2018 Relay For Life

Nancy Taylor: Greene Publishing, Inc. Madison County began making plans for the 2018 Relay For Life when local individuals came together at North Florida Community College (NFCC) on Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 5:30 p.m. to meet with the Tallahassee representative from the American Cancer Society. The date for the 2018 Relay is May 4, 2018. One of the primary items decided during the meeting was the theme. After some discussion and several ideas being tossed around,  “Let’s kick cancer out of this world” was chosen. Teams will base their campsite…

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