Madison City Commissioner Judy Townsend honored

Greene Publishing, Inc. Photo By Rick Patrick, December 13, 2016 Carol Westmoreland (left) of the Florida League of Cities congratulates Judy Townsend (right) on her 20 years of service to the Madison City Commission. Rick Patrick, Greene Publishing, Inc. At the regular meeting of the Madison City Commission on Tuesday, Dec. 13, District 5 Commissioner…

November 8 designated to be Joe C. Peavy Day

Greene Publishing, Inc. Photo By Rick Patrick, December 14, 2016 On Wednesday, Dec. 14, the Board of County Commissioners voted to permanently remember Nov. 8, as “Joe C. Peavy Day” in Madison County. Pictured, from left to right, are: Clerk of Courts, Tim Sanders; District 5 Commissioner, Rick Davis; District 1 Commissioner, Alston Kelley; District…

Text bank scam

Rick Patrick, Greene Publishing, Inc. There is a new scam moving across the area involving stolen Verizon cell phone lists. According to Howard Phillips from Madison County Community Bank, the scam started in Georgia, but could move into our area quickly. The way the scam works is customers will receive a convincing looking text message…

Microsoft Windows scam

Debbie Snapp, Greene Publishing, Inc. Early morning phone calls have been coming in lately (5 to 7 a.m.) from Minnesota number (320) 582-9749, supposedly representing Microsoft Windows. These are scam calls and should not be answered. The caller (males and females, usually with a foreign accent) advise the receiver that they are with technical support…