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Ag Center improvements underway

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. Desperately needed repairs are underway at the Florida Department of Agriculture Ag Center, located on College Loop, in Madison. According to Madison County Planner, Jeanne Bass, the work being done is funded by a $500,000 grant from the Florida Department of Agriculture. The building is owned by the Department of…

Florida minimum wage increases

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the minimum wage for Florida workers has increased to $8.10 per hour, effective Jan.1. This amounts to a five cent per hour increase. Florida law requires the Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity to calculate a minimum wage rate each year. This calculation…

Nancy Taylor joins staff

Nancy Taylor has joined the staff of Greene Publishing, Inc. as a reporter. Nancy is a graduate of Madison County High School, North Florida Junior College and Berry College in Rome, GA where she received her bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in business and extensive coursework in education. Nancy comes to us following…

ACA softball player…  Ramsey Sullivan signs scholarship

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. Aucilla Christian Academy (ACA) softball stand-out Ramsey Sullivan has signed a National Letter of Intent to play softball at Southeastern University (SEU). SEU is a private, Christian liberal arts university located in Lakeland, Fl. Southeastern University offered Sullivan a full four-year athletic scholarship to play softball for the university. Sullivan…