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    Thursday, December 06, 2018
    Madison, IN: Madison Consolidated Schools provides details on December 3, 2018 lockout. On Monday, December 3, 2018 at approximately 10:50 a.m. MCHS received an email communicating a potential external threat to administrators at MCHS. School officials immediately initiated a lockout protocol at both MCHS and MJHS facilities and with the help of local and state law enforcement agencies ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    **UPDATE: Parade has been postponed until Sunday, December 2nd at 2:00 pm After receiving numerous nominations, the parade committee has chosen Captain Brenna Lee of the Salvation Army of Madison as the Grand Marshal for the Very Merry Madison Christmas Parade. Captain Brenna may not be known to the entire community, but most have seen her work on display in some form or fashion during the ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Due to high winds, heavy rain, and potential thunderstorms forecast for most of Saturday, the City of Madison and the Christmas Parade committee has made the decision to delay “A Very Merry Madison Christmas Parade” until 2pm on Sunday, December 2 nd . “While we realize that moving something as iconic as the parade will unfortunately cause some inconveniences, we feel strongly that delaying ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 27, 2018
    MADISON, INDIANA,– (November 26, 2018) The City of Madison is pleased to announce the launch of its revised City website as of today at Noon. The re-designed website at www.madison-in.gov is mobile responsive, more intuitive, and easier to use for residents and City employees to update. “Although our old site served us well for over five years, I am excited to see our revised website go ‘live’ ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, November 19, 2018
    The City of Madison and Denton-Floyd Real Estate Group is pleased to announce that the Riverside Tower Lofts planned for the former “Tower Tack Factory” building at Cragmont and Second Streets have received Rental Housing Tax Credits from the State of Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority, which allows the first major project in Madison’s “Stellar Communities” project list to ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Saturday, November 10, 2018
    Mayor Damon Welch announced today that he will not seek a third term in 2019, opting instead to endorse Andrew Forrester, who will launch his first bid for public office. “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as Madison’s Mayor for the last seven years. Although I strongly considered seeking a third term, I believe it is the right decision for me and my family. I am excited about my ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political, Human Interest, Press Release
    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