Monday Dec 9
Woman reportedly assaulted by girlfriend's ex
Simple battery was reported on Horace Elnut Circle last week after a woman reported that she was struck by her girlfriend's ex-boyfriend leaving red marks on her face and chest.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
HOME DAMAGED: On Nov. 30, deputies were dispatched to a home on Georgia Highway 98 East, Danielsville, where a man began breaking items in a home after his girlfriend told him he could not order porn over their satellite system because she could not afford the bill.
'Tis the season: Madison Co. Christmas festivities ahead
'Tis the season for Christmas festivities in Madison County. A number of holiday activities are planned over the next two weeks in the county.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Old Fashioned Christmas in Colbert set for Dec. 6
The city of Colbert will have an "Old Fashioned Christmas in Colbert" Friday, Dec. 6, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Christmas music will begin at the pavilion with the Colbert Elementary School Choir under the direction of Paula Drake.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Three arrested on Christmas Circle following dispute
Three people were arrested following a domestic dispute on Christmas Circle recently.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Colbert man faces family violence charge
A Colbert man was arrested recently after he allegedly beat up the mother of his child and kicked her car, causing damage to it.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
IDA may seek grant for Hwy. 72 sewer system
Madison County industrial development leaders have long talked about developing the Hwy.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Man charged after arguing with customers at convenience store
A Colbert man was arrested last week after a clerk at the Quik Pik on Hwy. 72 in Colbert reported that he was drunk and arguing with customers.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Nov. 21 is National Parent Involvement Day
Ila Elementary is among the top 25 schools in Georgia whose parents are highly satisfied that their special needs children's educational needs are being met.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Barry Williams, 71, passed away Friday, November 15, 2013. Mr. Williams, a native of Liverpool England, was the son of the late Evan Cadwal and Muriel Starkey Williams of Athens.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Traffic offenses lead to drug arrests
Two men were arrested on drug charges late Thursday night after their car was stopped for not having its headlights on, Athens-Clarke County police said.
Madison County blotter
THEFT: On Friday about 8:30 p.m., Officer Justin Hanley arrested Crystal Yvette Allen, 51, of Nicholson, and charged her with felony theft by taking.