Category: Jefferson County

The Ohio Theatre Announce Schedule for their Spring Movie Series

The Ohio Theatre has announced their Spring Movie Series for 2017. From March until June, six different films will be shown and each has been sponsored by a different benefactor! Most of the films are crowd pleasers and sure to spark some interesting memories for those familiar. For starters, this weekend the 1971 American Musical…

City of Madison to Enter Stellar Communities Selection Process

The City of Madison, Indiana plans to seek designation this year as one of Indiana’s “Stellar Communities,” Mayor Damon Welch said at tonight’s City Council Meeting. A full transcript of his announcement follows the press release. According to the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA), the “Stellar Communities Designation Program is a multi-agency…

Child Molestation Suspect Arrested, Pleas at Preliminary Hearing

Following a two-month long investigation a man has been arrested under four charges of child molestation. According to police reports, the investigation began on January 17th when a parent called 911 to say her child had been molested at Hooks Daycare by husband of the owner, Joseph Hook, 39. Two more children were questioned during…

Woman Tells Police She Has Meth, Arrested for Something Else

Sunday night (March 19th) a woman was caught uptown Madison for reckless driving and was arrested for possession of drugs. According to police, an officer began tailing a green silverado when it ran a stop sign when turning North from state street to Michigan road. The officer said the truck continued to swerve while being…

Woman Throws Out Bologna Sandwich, Gets Arrested for Meth

On Monday, a woman’s littering led to her being arrested for possession of methamphetamine. The incident began when an officer with the Madison Police Department saw someone throw something out the window of a car at the intersection of Green Road and Cragmont Street. When the car continued to Clifty Drive, the officer then pulled…

Madison Schools Announce E-Learning Make-up Date

The make-up date for the storm related closure which occurred earlier this month will be Friday, April 14, 2017. This will be an inclement weather eLearning day as it is a scheduled holiday for the district. “Directly on the heels of the weather related school cancellation on March 1, the Madison Teachers Association (MTA) and…

Big Oaks Wildlife Refuge to Host Outdoor Women Event

The Big Oaks Conservation Society and Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge are hosting the 13th annual Outdoor Women at Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The event is held at the historic Old Timbers Lodge. Outdoor Women at Big Oaks is a one-day program designed to offer women ages 12 and…