Pot shots taken at hobby airplane flown in Madison County

Robert LaCount was flying his remote-controlled airplane across an open pasture in Madison County recently when a pickup stopped... read more

Cooling unit for bodies planned in Madison County

A cooling facility for dead bodies will be installed this year at the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.... read more

Madison County eyes selection of firms to design, construct...

The groundbreaking for an expansion of the Madison County Jail will likely take place in early summer, officials said Friday.... read more

Madison County Library ready to stage annual spring book...

The annual spring book sale for the Madison County Library in Danielsville opens next week with thousands of books available for... read more

UGA audit on work of fired employee reveals no improprieties

UGA audit on work of fired employee reveals no improprieties

The University of Georgia’s Internal Auditing... read more

Madison County couple charged with stealing from youth organization

Madison County couple charged with stealing from youth...

Two board members of a parent-led youth sports... read more

Comer theft suspect under suspicion for killing federally...

Madison County Sheriff’s deputies searching a forest earlier this week outside Comer recovered some stolen vehicles, but they... read more

Emergency services around Athens geared up for onslaught of...

Emergency officials in northeast Georgia counties said Tuesday they were geared up and ready for the ice storm expected to hit... read more

Broad River group gets grant for canoe spots; TV to...

Paddling enthusiasts soon will have more locations to access the Broad River in northeast Georgia when new canoe points are... read more

Bill’s Bar-B-Que in Hull to close after 30 years

Bill’s Bar-B-Que in Hull to close after 30 years

Bill’s Bar-B-Que, a mainstay at the corner of... read more

Pit bull bursts into Colbert home, attacks small dog

A Colbert woman’s small dog lost its eye in an unprovoked attack by a pit bull on Friday when the it ran into the woman’s... read more

Madison biker arrested on drugs, gun charges

Madison biker arrested on drugs, gun charges

The president of the Southern Knights Motorcycle... read more