County Commission passes  Withlacoochee  River resolution

Rick Patrick: Greene Publishing, Inc. At the regular meeting of the Madison County Board of County Commissioners on Wednesday, Feb. 8, the commissioners voted to pass a resolution asking for the protection of the historic Withlacoochee and Suwannee Rivers. In the resolution, the commissioners asked “the honorable Governor Rick Scott, elected Florida state leaders, and…

Focus on heart health this month

Diann Douglas February is Heart Month, a time to focus on heart health.  The American Heart Association (AHA) suggests adopting healthy lifestyle habits will help reduce your risk of developing heart disease. Sensible eating habits and physical activity go a long way to keeping you on track for better heart health. Eat Better – According…

Mrs. Lela Welch Curry, age 93, passed away in Madison, Fl. on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017.  Funeral services were held on Monday, Feb. 13 at 11 a.m., at Lee First Baptist Church, with visitation held one hour prior to the service. Mrs. Curry was born on Jan. 22, 1924, in Madison County, Fl., to Will…