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    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    More than 120 students were named to the Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 semester at the Ivy Tech Community College Madison campus. The college names to the Dean’s List any degree-seeking student who has accumulated 12 or more earned credit hours, is enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours during the term involved, and earns a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.  The following area students, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, January 10, 2019
    Madison Main Street will host a public meeting next Monday, January 14, at the Red Bicycle Hall, 125 E. Main Street, at 6:30 p.m, as part of a two-day transformation workshop to analyze market-driven strategies for Madison’s historic downtown. The public meeting, led by National Main Street Center Senior Program Officer Kathy LaPlante, will share results of a recent downtown market survey and ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, January 03, 2019
    Fifteen Indiana Libraries Chosen to Participate in Harwood Public Innovators Lab Lafayette, IN – The Midwest Collaborative for Library Services (MCLS) announced today that 50 individuals from 15 Indiana libraries were selected to attend the Harwood Public Innovators Lab sponsored by MCLS. The Lab will take place Tuesday through Thursday, March 5-7, 2019 at Indiana Wesleyan University – ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Saturday, December 22, 2018
    CONTACT INFORMATION: Canaan Community Academy Rhonda Pennington 812-839-0003 rpennington@canaanca.com   RELEASE DATE: 12-21-18   Growth Trend Continues   Canaan Community Academy   [Dateline: Canaan, IN December 21, 2018] — Canaan Community Academy (CCA) continues growing and not just during gardening classes. The 2017-18 school year enrollment grew by 14%. Adding ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Patty Lee MCHS graduate Seminary College Classes for youth counseling; classes for grief and suicide counseling, training in special education, trauma intervention certified instructional support, ordained youth pastor/counselor.   I have 16 years experience at Canaan, 1 year at Anderson Elementary, 2 years as student mentor, and 25 years ordained Jr. High/High School youth ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Karen Wright Bachelors of Science in Education Training, Developmental with emphasis in Special Education   25 years experience   I’ve been married 38 years to Lewis. We have 3 grown children and 6 grandchildren and another coming this spring. They live in California, Michigan, and Madison.   Our oldest son is an environmental scientist in Michigan. Our daughter is an ICU ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Beth Owens Bachelor's degree Major in Mechanical Engineering and Business Supervision   3 years experience in education   I have grown children; a son and a daughter. I am happy for them both and their families.  I have a grandson and a granddaughter with bright futures ahead of them.   I spent the early part of my engineering career working on construction projects building ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Angie Hutchinson   Bachelor’s Degree   Major: Elementary Education   16 years experience in education Google Certified   I am married with 6 children and 4 grandchildren. My hobbies include gardening and reading. I enjoy going to parks and historical locations. Before returning to school for a degree in elementary education I taught preschool for 13 years. I am a former ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Aubrey McClure Bachelors of Art Major: Cultural Anthropology-Hanover College   1 year experience at CCA Other experience:   Nonprofit management, CASA Program Coordinator, SEI Voices for Children Intake Agent for Child Care Development Fund, River Valley Resources   While attending Hanover College I participated in the step team and student senate. I was also an ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Lavern Kelley Masters in Education 43 years experience I was raised on a farm in Kentucky. I have ridden horses all my life. I have 2 sons; one lives in Georgia and one in Missouri. I have 6 grandchildren.   My church and teaching are my life. I have devoted my career to educating children and making a difference to their future.   My favorite thing is that I still am able to ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Friday, December 21, 2018
    Tammy Ritz   Graduate of MCHS   I have been employed with CCA for 7 years. I have gotten to know a lot of people and children. I really love my job here at CCA and love the kids. I treat them as my own. I really like the staff here at CCA; we are one big happy family.   I love being with the students and staff. All students have their own individual personalities. The students ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education
    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Tiffany Taylor Master’s Degree Major Parks/Recreation Administration Bachelors Special Education/Elementary Education   8 years teaching experience   My teaching career has mainly revolved around special education. I have been able to teach students who have Learning Disabilities, Emotional Disabilities, ADHD, Other Health Impairments, and Down Syndrome. I am certified in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Jamie Gammons MCHS graduate with Cadet Teaching Classes and Psychology, and Substitute Teacher’s License   As a young adult I taught horse riding at summer camps for many summers. My husband and I are youth ministers at Cross Plains Church. I’ve also taught as a substitute teacher since 2009. In March of 2016 I was offered a position instructing gardening at CCA. Then in December of 2017 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education
    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Elaine Reece Bachelor Majoring in Elementary Education Endorsements: Kindergarten, Mathematics 1-9 Minor: Special Education, Learning Disabled, Mildly Mentally Handicapped, Seriously Emotionally Handicapped and Severe Disabilities 18 years experience   I attended Southwest Texas State University. While there I was a member of the Strutters (Dance Team) that performed at football ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education
    Monday, December 17, 2018
    Haley Owens Bachelors of Science Elementary Education Mild Interventionist   I live on my family’s 100 year old farm with my pig, goat, chickens, turkeys, ducks, and cats. I love being outside working in the garden. I have traveled to Kenya (twice), Australia, New Zealand, and France. Traveling to these places have opened my eyes to other cultures.   I love trying new things and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, December 17, 2018
    Marsha Stewart Masters Degree, University of South Carolina Major Library and Information Science   37 years experience in children’s services as school media specialist and children’s librarian for a public library   Born in Owen county Ky; grew up in Boone County Ky. between Union and Big Bone Lick. Boone County graduate and was involved in 4H and marching band, accompanist for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 08, 2018
    August 8, 2018 – Madison, IN Today, the Madison Area Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of its first “Madison’s Best” competition. Thirty-five categories of businesses (7 surveys) were presented to the public for popular voting throughout the month of July.  The Chamber received over 1,000 submissions. The top businesses in each “Madison’s Best” category are:  Sweet Treats: Horst’s Little ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release