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January is School board recognition month, and Madisonville CISD board members had presents waiting for them at their seats prior to the meeting’s start. In attendance were the principals from … more
Crime statistics for the city in 2017 remained relatively the same over the previous year, according to statistics compiled by the Madisonville Police Department. Overall, total calls for … more
While the last festival, in October, was very successful, the behind the scenes work was done by relatively few people. This year, there are even less, as many of the directors are moving on and … more
Recycling offered On Saturday, Jan. 27, the City of Madisonville will host Electronic Recycling from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at City Hall. This is a chance to discard old electronics such as cell … more
Despite Crystal Ennis’ impassioned plea for her daughter, and a closed session to consult with an attorney, Madisonville City Council members denied a zone change that would allow manufactured … more
It took the Madison County Commissioners’ Court only 18 minutes to get through reports of millions in income on Monday. The first meeting of the new year dealt mostly with reports from various … more
The first week of the new year was exceptionally busy for the Madisonville Fire Department, as volunteers battle numerous blazes, even on New Year’s Day. A fire broke out at 1009 State St. at … more
If there was anyone that personified the spirit of Madison County, and at the same time the definition of love, it was Lanier Stevens. One of his best friends, John Hardy, said he was an … more
Lifelong Texan, fourth-generation El Paso resident and small business owner Beto O’Rourke stopped in Madison County last week, the 189th county of his 254-county trek across Texas, campaigning for … more
HOUSTON — With the release of the Federal Railroad Administration’s Draft Environmental Impact Statement on Texas Central Partner’s high-speed rail project, residents and agencies are pouring … more
Coon Hunt scheduled IOLA — The Iola Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual Iola Coon Hunt, a PKC-sanctioned event, Jan. 11-13. The event supports the Iola FFA as it funds student … more
A request by the County Extension Office to use an old gymnasium owned by the county was approved, but not without some concern about the county’s liability for repairs and safety. The Madison … more
New year, and new faces for the Madisonville Police Department. Hometown native Max Wilson is now patrolling the streets of his city, fulfilling a longtime dream of being a police … more
WASHINGTON, D.C. — After two votes in the House, one in the Senate and mountains of press both praising and condemning the measure, President Donald Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on … more
As with every year, 2017 had its ups and downs, happiness and heartache. By far, the biggest news of 2017 was the hurricanes that slammed into the coasts, particularly Harvey, which caused so much … more
NORTH ZULCH — Charles Drake, the president of NZISD school board, resigned on Thursday at the regular school board meeting. Drake has served on the school board for 20 years. The other members … more
Madisonville Police on Sunday arrested a city resident who was wanted on two charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Gerome Williams, 40, turned himself after contacting police … more
The biggest revelation in the list of local candidates that have filed for election in the March 6, 2018 primaries is that all of them are Republican. Also, the County Judge and Justice of the … more
HOUSTON — Federal officials narrowed the possible paths for a Dallas-Houston bullet train down to one likely route Friday, providing an unknown number of rural Texans the most definitive answer … more
Fundraiser scheduled A No One Left Behind fundraiser for Morriss Barney of Iola will be held Saturday, Dec. 16, beginning at 4 p.m. at the Iola Volunteer Fire Department, 23574 Brazos St., in … more
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