Category: Editorials

Emerald Greene Parsons Publisher My husband and I attended the annual Madison County Farm Bureau banquet last week, and what a delight it was.  For those who missed the event, you really missed a special treat. Congratulations go out to the Rachel Penny and Lester Thomas families for being named the Farm Family of the…

Diann Douglas Like it or not, breakfast is the most important meal of the day, yet many Americans choose to skip it, opting for larger meals later in the day.  Since breakfast is an essential meal of the day, September is designated as Build a Better Breakfast.  A subject of much research over the years,…

Becky Bennett To kick off our New 4-H Year right, let’s look at some great reasons to get involved whether as a youth member, adult volunteer, or community supporter.  The National 4-H website provides outstanding, research-based information about the benefits of 4-H. 4‑H is America’s largest youth development organization and we empower young people with…

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. This morning I drove into Madison, something that I have done literally hundreds, if not thousands of times.  I have driven into Madison from Valdosta (such was the case this morning) and from Perry while I was a student at North Florida Junior College and later for many evening rehearsals…