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Verizon to honor veterans

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Round Room L.L.C., the nation’s largest Verizon Authorized Wireless Retailer, announces it will recognize veterans at more than 550 of its TCC stores in honor of Veteran’s Day, including their Verizon Store in Madison. On Monday, Nov. 12, Verizon Wireless, of Madison, will host a Veterans Appreciation Event, distributing service pins and recognizing each veteran for their service. The store will open at 10 a.m. Employees will be on-site answering questions about service contracts and identifying qualifying promotions, as well as signing up active service…

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Trick or Treat in the Street returns to Downtown Madison

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. Halloween is just over one month away and the Madison Police Department (MPD) is excited to host Trick or Treat in the Street, on Wednesday, Oct. 31, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Calling all ghouls and goblins, the annual downtown trick or treat event will take place in Downtown Madison, south of US Hwy. 90. The event is free to the public and gives a safe place for kids to celebrate Halloween. Any individual, business or organization can register to give out candy! Call…

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National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 22

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. It’s a proven fact that among the top-selling sporting goods items is hunting gear, ranked third behind golf gear and exercise equipment, according to the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. It’s also proven that an average hunter spends over $2,000 every year on hunting and fishing. Think it’s quite popular? You thought right. National Hunting and Fishing Day, celebrated annually on the fourth Saturday of September, specifically to be celebrated on Saturday, Sept. 22, remains one of the most effective grassroots efforts ever undertaken…

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T. H. “Tom” Burns

T. H. “Tom” Burns, 84, of Live Oak, passed away at his home on Friday, May 18, with his loving wife by his side. Tom was born in Madison County and retired as a foreman from Florida Power after 38 years. He served in the U.S. Army, was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church of Madison and attended Live Oak Christian Church. Mr. Burns is survived by his wife of 60 years, Rosa Croft Burns; daughter, Catherine (Bobby) Hicks; and brother, Jimmy (Cindy) Burns. Funeral services were held at 10…

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