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Madisonville ready to light up the night

For the first time in recent history, Madisonville is planning a Fourth of July celebration, set to kick off at 4 p.m. Monday at Lake Madison, 1215 E. Collard St. Residents are invited to attend … more

Special meeting for HOT funds

Does your organization’s event bring visitors to Madisonville?  Do those visitors stay in our hotels?  Then your organization may be eligible to receive Hotel Motel Tax (HOT) funds.  In order to … more

Food for the Soul

Pastor James Davis and his wife Gwen cooked and served free meals on Friday for the Free Pentecostal House of Prayer’s first-ever ‘Food for the Soul’ event at the church on West Main Street. … more

City hires new patrol officer

Madisonville Police Department continues bolstering its resources, adding another new hire this month. Ryan Dowdy, 25, joined the force on June 20. The Sam Houston State University graduate has a … more

NZVFD chief steps down

The North Zulch Volunteer Fire Department chief and his wife have resigned from their posts following allegations of missing money. Chief David Douglas and his wife Misti, who served as the … more

County, area hammered by storm

Travis Neeley can’t remember a time when the county had this much water dumped on it in one rainstorm. “I got elected in ’88 the first time, and I haven’t seen it this bad,” the 28-year … more

Madisonville track teams finish with pair of bronze medals

AUSTIN -- The Madisonville Mustang track teams traveled to Austin to take on the UIL State Track and Field meet in Class 4A at Mike A. Myers Stadium over the weekend. Madisonville came away with two … more

Farm Service Agency extends voting deadline

The deadline to submit ballots for the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) 2016 County Committee Elections has been extended to ensure farmers and ranchers have sufficient time to vote. Eligible voters … more

Tragedy strikes local community

Tragedy struck the North Zulch ISD family for the third time in a year on Saturday as 15-year-old Brandon Mackens was killed in a vehicle accident on Texas 21 near County Road 300 in Caldwell. The … more

Bulldog track still suffering delays

NORTH ZULCH — North Zulch ISD Superintendent Doug Devine acknowledged during a school board meeting last week that there have been considerable delays with construction of a new track facility but … more

Gold Star recipients announced

Madison County 4-H recently awarded the Gold Star award to Casey Corley and McKiever Easterling.  The Gold Star is the highest achievement award given within the 4-H program, and can only be … more

Governor adds Madison County to disaster declaration

AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott today added 15 counties, including Madison County, to his June 1 disaster declaration following severe weather and flooding in parts of Texas. Additional counties may be … more

Fair queen crowned

Madisonville High School junior Camryn Frederick was crowned Madison County Fair Queen last week during opening ceremonies. Frederick, the 17-year-old daughter of Shannon and Joseph Frederick, … more

MCISD seizes highest fiscal accountability

Madisonville CISD received a rating of “Super Achievement” under the state’s new Schools FIRST financial accountability system. The rating is the highest possible in Texas and demonstrates … more

Eagle Scout candidate begins project at Madison Park

Boy Scout Troop 191 continues to develop good citizens by producing yet another young man on his trek to becoming an Eagle Scout. Ben Tedder made progress on completing his Eagle Scout project on … more

NZISD students learn about careers through new class

North Zulch Athletic Director greets each of his students every day with a handshake and a smile, making sure they know they’re important. “High schoolers already have it figured out; … more

North Zulch sees off 11 graduates

NORTH ZULCH — Just 11 North Zulch seniors accepted diplomas on Saturday, and the ceremony felt more like a family reunion than pomp and circumstance. It was a year of transition for the small … more

CHI St. Joseph expands services

Cardiac Rehabilitation services, provided by CHI St. Joseph Health system, are now open and accepting physician-referred cardiac patients in Madisonville, on an appointment only basis at the Madison … more

Rodeo events

Amateur horseback riders from Bryan-College Station led off the rodeo at Madison County Fairgrounds on Saturday night. more

Area Digest

Annual gala to honor Rep. Kevin Brady for tax reform work Washington, DC - The Tax Foundation is pleased to announce Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) as one of the recipients of its 2016 Distinguished … more
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