Carole Mitchell – Greene Publishing, Inc. Saint Leo University Madison Education Group is now taking donations for Socks for Seniors. This community outreach project provides Madison senior citizens with socks for warmth during the winter season.  The community is encouraged to drop off sock donations at 111 Alligator Trail in Madison.  Contact Elizabeth Schmidt with…

Inez Luke Crosby

Mrs. Inez Luke Crosby, age 86 of Willacoochee, Ga., passed away on Friday, November 4, 2016 at her home in Willacoochee, Ga., following an extended illness. A native of Irwin County, Mrs. Crosby was born on July 23, l930 and was the daughter of John Wesley and Nealie Hinton Luke.  She worked for many years as a machine…

Mildred Marie LeBlanc Bailey, age 95, died on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 at Madison County Memorial Hospital. A wake will be held on Friday, Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Beggs Funeral Home, located at 235 NW Orange Ave in Madison, Fl. Visitation will be held on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 9…

Fire claims child’s life; four others injured

Emerald G. Parsons, Greene Publishing, Inc.   A house fire claimed the life of one child and sent the other four family members to the hospital. On Wednesday night, Nov. 9, at 9:55 p.m. a house fire was called in. The house, located at 342 SE Campbell Sink Trail, in Lee, was already fully engulfed and…