That Infamous Day in 1941

Today marks the 71st anniversary of the surprise attack by the Imperial Japanese Navy against the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. This summary from Wikipedia: The base was attacked by 353 Japanese fighters, bombers and torpedo … [Continue reading]

Health Inspector Reports for Madison Restaurants

Our favorite Madison newspaper has started publishing reports from the Jefferson County Health Department. This has created a good deal of talk, especially when heading out for dinner! You can check all the Madison Health inspection reports on the … [Continue reading]

When Hanover College Moved to Madison

Did you know that Hanover College was formerly relocated to Madison almost 170 years ago? Here is the story as compiled by Bob Thomas for the Jefferson County Historical Society. Madison merchants offered Hanover College a better home, a pledge of … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]

Abandoned Madison (part 1)

Madison is a city that has a wealth of history in the form of our beautiful old buildings. Houses, schools, churches, and even a couple of old factories have all stood the test of time and managed to avoid falling victim to the wrecking ball of … [Continue reading]

Hanover College Christmas Craft

This event will be held Saturday, December 1st on the campus of Hanover College. 10am-4pm, Lynn Hall, 50 booths of handmade crafts! This is a great chance to visit campus for a few hours and pick up some handmade gifts. View Larger Map … [Continue reading]

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 … [Continue reading]