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It’s the law, so move over, Florida

Story Submitted This month, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (DHSMV) is reminding all motorists to Move Over for stopped law enforcement, first responders, service and utility vehicles and Road Rangers during its second annual Move Over, Florida! campaign. In 2016, there were more than 200 crashes that occurred and 5,518 citations…

Two men arrested for burglary and grand theft

Emerald G. Parsons, Greene Publishing, Inc. Two men have been arrested and charged with burglary and grand theft, among other charges, stemming from an incident last week. According to Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports, on Tuesday, Dec. 27 around 11:45 a.m., Deputy Pike was dispatched to a residence on SE Farm Road in reference to a…

Don’t flush those Rx drugs

Rick Patrick, Greene Publishing, Inc. Many people like to start the new year off with cleaning up and cleaning out. Often, this can include medical supplies such as used needles and even old prescription medications. In either case, precautions must be taken in order to prevent injury. In the case of old needles, they should…

Pinetta woman arrested for meth

Story Submitted Major David Harper of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday, Dec. 31 at 10:15 p.m. DTF Investigator Sgt. Jarrod Lauth conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Jessica Rae Mauldin, age 30 of Pinetta, for a faulty equipment violation on SE Old County Camp Road. Mauldin is known…