The Last Blast (At Last!)

UPDATE: It’s happening!! The date has been announced for the demolition of the last remaining unused,original bridge pier. The new date is tomorrow, FRIDAY JANUARY 31st at 4:00PM ! ******************************* Due to the high river levels,snow and below freezing  temperatures over the last week this week the demolition of the last remaining unused pier has been […]

World War II Ship in Madison

The USS LST 325 cruised past the Port of Madison, Indiana today on her Kanawha River Cruise voyage. (You can keep track of her progress here) The World War II ship will pass through and stop in Madison on September 12 and be docked for tours until September 16 and finally return to Evansville by […]

Weather Delays & Closings for Madison Area Schools

Snow Cancellation We post everything to our Facebook page More School Closing Information Are you looking for information about school and business closings in Madison and Jefferson County Indiana? Then here is a list of websites that provide up to the minute details on which school systems are opened, closed, or delayed. Here’s the latest school closings […]

Hanover Pizza Hut

Surprise! Christmas came early in Hanover, Indiana. The new Pizza Hut is officially open for delivery & carryout. We’ve been watching their progress over the last few weeks, but didn’t expect the new restaurant to open until after the New Year. Sometimes it feels good to be wrong. I stopped in tonight just after 9PM. […]

Local Madison Students Provide Voice Talent for Recycling Commercials

  ** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller,SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. Educators at the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District (SEIRD) are working with individual schools throughout their seven-county district to provide recycling education and recycling awareness projects. When science teacher, Mrs. Dugle of Madison Jr. High School in Jefferson County telephoned SEIRD public outreach coordinator, […]

A Day Of Infamy and Honor

As my friend,and fellow contributor,Tony has already shared with you,today is the anniversary of that awful December day in 1941 when the U.S. Naval base at Pearl Harbor,Hawaii was unexpectedly attacked by the Imperial Japanese Navy. It is safe to say that this day,and the events that took place on it making it so important […]

Madison Indiana Christmas Parade 2012 (Video & Photos)

This year’s Christmas parade was held at 10 AM on Saturday, December 1st.  By all accounts crowd turnout & participation was high. Watch our coverage video below or visit our Facebook page for pictures. Here is another set of photos from the parade. Leave a comment to let us know your favorite entree. The city […]

Voter Turnout in Madison & Jefferson County

Congratulations to Jefferson County. According to the Indiana Secretary of State, local turnout was 61%. That’s puts us ahead of the statewide average by 3%. Here is how our county numbers turned out: 22,052 Registered Voters 13,380 Votes Cast 61% Turnout 10,460 In Person 2,920 Absentee 22% Absentee Rate Click here to see the data […]