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Starling brings girl power to football league

Mickey Starling: Greene Publishing, Inc. When 10 year-old Autumn Starling signed up for the Dave Galbraith football league, she was in for a big surprise. She was sure this was a flag football league full of boys and girls. Boy, was she wrong! Upon realizing that this was going to be a full contact sport with no other girls on her team, Autumn’s first thoughts were, “Oh my gosh, I can’t do this!” However, she decided to step up her game a bit and began playing football with the boys…

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Cowboys gameday… Revenge

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. When asked about his thoughts on playing the Blue Devils of Pahokee High School in the Class 1A State semi-final game, Madison County High School (MCHS) running back Derrick Staten responded quietly with just one word… “revenge.” A year ago, the Cowboys were riding high with an undefeated season. Only one thing was standing in the way between them and another trip to the state championship game. That one thing was Pahokee High School. That game, on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 ended in a 21-19…

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CRIME: Greenville man indicted aggravated manslaughter of a child

John Willoughby: Greene Publishing, Inc. On Thursday, May 18, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) and the Madison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) responded to what appeared to a be a vehicular-related incident in Greenville that resulted in the death of a child. After months of investigation, the case was presented to a grand jury on Monday, Nov. 13 and the jury indicted Kelvin Mutch, 24 of Greenville, for the aggravated manslaughter of a child. On Monday, Nov. 13, Mutch was arrested and charged with aggravated manslaughter of a child without further…

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SPORTS: Cowboys named Region Three Champions One snap away from Orlando

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. The Madison County High School (MCHS) Cowboys are now Region Three Champions and are just one step away from the State Championship game in Orlando. The final hurdle is a contest against the Blue Devils of Pahokee High School on Friday, Nov. 24. Pahokee is the team that defeated the Cowboys last year in the State semi-final game. The game was later listed as a win for the Cowboys when Pahokee was forced to forfeit their 2016 season, due to an ineligible player on their…

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