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Story Submitted Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Friday, March 24, at 10:22 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the Pit Stop Convenient Store, located at 1407 East US 90, in Madison, in reference to a gunshot victim. While responding, deputies learned the victim received a gunshot wound during an…

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. This is the sixth in a series of weekly articles about the challenges facing our school district, and the measures proposed to meet those challenges. It is easy to see that our local schools are facing many challenges. Some of these challenges are clearly at the feet of school administrators.…

Trash truck rolls over

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. According to Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) Trooper Britany Doty, on Monday, March 20, at 11:30 a.m., a 2006 Mack semi-truck and trailer overturned on SW Greenville Hills Rd., near Joanne Bridges Academy. The truck was pulling a trailer of trash from Dixie County. The trash spilled onto the side of…

Sleeping driver’s truck overturns; burns

Chris Jones: Greene Publishing, Inc. According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), on Tuesday, March 7, at approximately 5 p.m., a 1995 Ford F-150, driven by Alejandro Zamora-Albora, of Wauchula, exited Interstate 10, overturned, and caught fire. Zamora-Albora reportedly fell asleep at the wheel, causing the vehicle to exit the north side of the eastbound…