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With everything available at the touch of a button, it’s no wonder that the smartphone has become an essential part of daily life in this society. Typically, people spend an average of two to four hours a day with their heads titled down at their cell phones, according to a study done by Kenneth K.…

One arrested for battery

An 81-year-old man was arrested for hitting a 65-year-old woman on Sunday, September 13 at 3:05 p.m., at the Pineland Missionary Baptist Church. A Madison Police Department officer was dispatched to Pineland Missionary Baptist Church in reference to a physical altercation. In the report, the victim stated that Samuel McGhee, 81, of Madison was counting…

A driver lost control of her vehicle and crossed both lanes and collided with a tree on Interstate 10 near mile marker 258 on Sunday, August 16 at 12:15 a.m. According to the Florida Highway Patrol report, Audrey C. Sanchez, 20, of Jacksonville, Fl. was traveling eastbound on I-10 in the inside travel lane in…

Charley Isham Latner, died Friday, August 14, at Madison County Memorial Hospital. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m., on Saturday, August 22, at Midway Baptist Church with visitation one-hour prior to the service from 10–11 a.m., at the church. He was born in Umatilla, Fl. and lived all his life in Madison. He…