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When R.B. and Irene List opened their business at 631 West Main Street in downtown Madison, they decided to call it the Attic “because you don’t know what you will find in the attic, and they were selling a little bit of everything,” said Julie Truax, the current operator of the business alo…

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption.

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The third annual Madistock Music Fest will be taking place on the sidewalk in front of the Buy-Sell-Trade store on Main Street, directly across from Greves Appliance. Due to the forecast for bad weather, the date has been moved from Saturday, April 24 to Saturday, May 1.

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Earth Day events also target healthier Jefferson County

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Madison Regatta Inc. on Wednesday announced its lineup of bands and entertainers for the 2021 Roostertail Music Festival on July 2-3 at Bicentennial Park that will serve as a companion to the 2021 Madison Regatta boat races on the Ohio River.

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For the past 50 years, the best option for students walking to and from Madison Junior High School was using the paved portion of Eighth Street and dealing with the traffic because there were no sidewalks from Cragmont Street to campus.

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption.

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His hair is dark red. The name of his band is Edgar Red. And his name is … Matt. “But a lot of people call me Red,” explains Matt Moore. “The whole red thing is kind of my brand.”

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Theatre has long been a part of Shawe Memorial Junior/Senior High School, but participants have always had to be creative about lighting their productions because the school lacked the theatrical stage lights to provide adequate illumination. But that changed in March with the installation o…

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The John Paul Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Jefferson County announced winners of its Annual American History Essay Contest recently as well as recipients its Good Citizen Awards.

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption.

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First of all, I have a couple of Hot Tips too hot to wait until the end of this article. On Saturday night at Off-Broadway Taproom, Michael Fierro, lead singer and guitarist for the band Snaps for Sinners, will be performing a solo show. The California-based Snaps have played in Madison nume…

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Shawe, Pope John cafeteria wins Golden Apple

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption including a pair of special needs cats featured as looking for homes this week.

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Mark and Julie Perkins are the textbook definition of the term “impresario.” If you don’t know the word, I’ll save you the trouble of looking it up: “A person who organizes and often finances concerts, plays or operas.”

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A local educator who helped develop a reentry program for correctional inmates that been replicated at prisons across the nation has been recognized as the 2021 Outstanding Administrator of the Year at the Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) national conference.

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“I’m looking forward to learning this song ‘Blind Eye’ by Wishbone Ash!” Deano Crafton says excitedly. Deano is one of the lead guitarists for the new Mad Paddle House Band, playing for the first time this Saturday, March 28, at Mad Paddle Brewstillery.

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Bill Barnes was strolling through the Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art in 2018 when he came across and acquired “an incredible piece of artwork” that he has been waiting for the right time to put on display in Madison with the feeling that public art is good for the community.

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Hannah Lohr and Evan Smalley

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Shawe Memorial High School competed in a Senior Division Academic Super Bowl Invitational hosted by Batesville High School recently with the Hilltoppers placing second in fine arts and third in science.

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption.

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“My grandfather used to run a folk dance camp down around Lake Cumberland, with sessions twice a year,” says Cheryl Liz. “From age 8 until I was 21 I never missed a camp. It defined a big part of who I am, as a musician and as a person.

The Jefferson County Public Library will host award-winning author Lori Rader-Day for a behind-the-scenes look at a mystery writer’s process and experience as the library’s first Founders’ Day Speaker on Tuesday, April 20.

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The Madison Riverfront Development Committee (MRDC) has set 2021 dates for its two annual fundraising events after canceling both in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Students of Madison schools have a long tradition of performing in the theater — the Fine Arts wing at Madison Consolidated High School includes a bulletin board listing plays performed since 1933 and musicals dating back to 1970 — and through the years the program has continued to grow stronger.

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The Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter currently has a number of dogs and cats and kittens available for adoption.