You are here

Archaeological site makes BBC news

Lazaro Aleman: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Page-Ladson archeological site in the Aucilla River keeps getting national and international attention, the latest being the site’s inclusion among a selection of the most exciting discoveries in the world of archeology in 2016, as reported by the BBC. It’s a fact of today’s interconnected world that whatever happens in one corner of the globe is almost instantaneously known everywhere else. And naturally, any national or international notice of local sites accrues recognition to Monticello and Jefferson County alike. On Tuesday evening, Jan. 3,…

Read More
Sports Uncategorized 

Cowboys lasso Trojans

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Saturday, Jan. 7, the Madison County High School (MCHS) Cowboys took their 10 game winning streak and Class 1A number one ranking on the road to face the Trojans of Hamilton County High School. By the final buzzer the Cowboys had defeated the Trojans with a final score of 60-53. Kris Allen was the top scorer for the Cowboys with 17 points and five steals. Dilan Lawson racked up 15 points and three steals for the Cowboys. Travis Jay contributed 13points and seven rebounds…

Read More

City to consider outsourcing sanitation work

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. During the regular monthly meeting of the Madison City Commission on Tuesday, Jan. 10, the commissioners voted to authorize city staff to solicit proposals to outsource the city’s sanitation work. This came at the request of City Manager, Tim Bennett. Bennett emphasized that this would be purely exploratory at this time. The purpose for this is to compare the cost of outsourcing with the cost of leasing capital items such as garbage trucks, etc. Bennett stated that if it is decided at a future date…

Read More
error: right click disabled!!