Hanover Men’s Basketball Falls at Butler (November 2012)

On Tuesday at 7PM, our Hanover Panthers (3-0) played in historic Hinkle Fieldhouse against the NCAA Division I Butler Bulldogs. Unlike their exhibition meeting in 2010, this counted as a regular season game for both teams. Butler held off the Panthers in a final score of 97 – 73. Hanover wasn’t able to match with Butler’s […]

Seriously? Shopping Cart Chaos on Ivy Tech Dr.

The usual pile of shopping carts was collecting on Ivy Tech Drive this morning. Residents of Windridge and Presidential apartments will often borrow a card for the 1/2 mile walk home – then fail to return one on the following trip. What makes this worse for Madison, the carts are usually turns over or scattered. […]

Turkey Shootout 2012: Madison Sweeps Southwestern

Madison Girls won 81 – 43. Olivia Crozier led the Lady Cubs with 23 and 19 rebounds. Madison Boys won 64 – 45. Nick Macon led the Cubs scoring with 20. Watch video of the boys & girls from the Madison Courier.

Twinkie Famine in Madison

Madison is facing it’s first Twinkie crisis since the snack food came to town (likely in the 1950s.) Employees at the local Kroger say their supply was hoarded by a handful of zealous customers last week. Finger pointing aside, the “Golden Sponge Cake with Creamy Filling” has gone underground in Jefferson County, Indiana. You can […]

Closed: Butternut Bread Store in Madison, Ind.

We had to post a few pictures from the now closed Butternut Bread Store formerly at 180 Clifty Drive, Madison, IN. This is a part of the larger Hostess bankruptcy liquidation. It’s always sad to see a local business close. Rumors say that TWinkies will be back in a few months, but this store has […]

No Black Friday Strike Expected at Madison Walmart

Despite the chatter in the national media and efforts on social media, our local Walmart in Madison will NOT be disrupted. In fact, the several employees we spoke with knew very little about the proposed boycott and strikes. One worker said he was more nervous about the crowds on Black Friday. Another attributed the trouble to […]

Who’s Who: 20 Names Arrested in Madison Drug (November 2012)

The Madison Courier has posted their full story & videos. Click through to read the names & chargers for each person arrested on November 19, 2012. It’s a shocking big operation for a town our size.

Paint the Town Environmentally Safe

** This is a guest post from Kendal R. Miller,SEIRD Public Outreach Coordinator. I’m fascinated with television shows that highlight makeovers—whether it’s a home renovation, a landscape redo, or an individual getting a head to toe transformation. There’s something about “out with the old and in with the new” and “still the same, only better” that intrigues […]