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Hazeltine awarded scholarship to Auburn
Laurie Hazeltine, the 2002 valedictorian of Bob Jones High School, has been awarded a four-year, full-tuition and fees academic scholarship to Auburn University. She also was awarded a $1,000 chemical engineering department scholarship and is the recipient of the Huntsville Elks Lodge $1,000 scholarship. Hazeltine chose Auburn over scholarship offers from Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech, Tulane, Washington of St. Louis and Clemson Universities. She has been accepted into the honors program and plans to study chemical engineering at Auburn. She is the daughter of Joe and Ginny Hazeltine.
USM announces spring dean's list
Naomi Elizabeth Kamhieh of Madison has been named to the dean's list at The University of Southern Mississippi. Dean's list scholars are those with at least a 3.25 grade-point average but less than a 4.0.
Betsayad graduates from UM
Wilbert V. Betsayad of Madison has received a bachelor of arts degree from The University of Mississippi. He is one of 35 students from Alabama and among 1,802 students who have graduated this semester.
Faught named to Harding University dean's list
Natalie S. Faught of Madison has been named to the dean's list at Harding University during the recent spring semester. Faught, a junior majoring in social work, attended Madison Academy before entering Harding. To be eligible, a student must be carrying 12 or more hours and have an average scholarship level of 3.65 minimum.

Harvest

Johnson repeats win in American Legion oratory

Madison

Petition for city manager special election being resubmitted after being dismissed

Madison

Barney, a facility dog, comforts and reassures students

Madison

Playground revamps underway for Madison elementaries

Madison

Large turnout expected for All-Girls State Chess Championship

Business

Goldfish Swim School opens in Madison, plans to host free Community Family Swim Event Feb. 3

Madison

Mill Creek Robo-Crew take Breakthrough Award at UAH

Liberty Middle School

Liberty Lionettes awarded in hip-hop, pom at regionals

Bob Jones High School

American Legion Baseball organizing for new season

Discovery Middle School

Gifted Specialists fill broad needs of 20% of students

Madison

Mill Creek Greenpower Team motors to first place in Oxford

James Clemens High School

James Clemens Competition Cheer Team takes fourth state title

Madison

The celebration continues: Madison Street Festival awards grants to 16 Madison educational programs

Events

The Loomis Brothers Circus returns this weekend

James Clemens High School

Wyche earns full-tuition scholarship from Cameron Education Foundation

Madison

ReadyFest returns to underscore need for preparedness

Madison

Winter Knights Chess Tournament sets record attendance

Harvest

Delta Sigma Theta plans exciting evening with ROUGE – A Go Red Event

Events

Burritt on the Mountain to host Shane Adkins for Coffeehouse Concert series

Bob Jones High School

Sponsors essential to achieving Madison Street Festival’s traditions

Madison

Registration opens to vie for seat in pre-kindergarten

Huntsville

Former doctor from Madison sued for overdose death

James Clemens High School

Donaldson piloting James Clemens as Acting Principal

Madison

Discovery of woman’s body in Hazel Green leads to investigation of possible murder-suicide

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