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  • A group of 25 Madison High School students in foreign-language programs and nine chaperones on a spring-break trip were in the medieval city of Carcassonne, France, this morning when an attacker in the modern part of the city opened fire on four national police officers. 
    Indiana/ 56 in front of the Dutch Discount Market near Hanover was closed Thursday for several hours after a tanker rolled off the road and landed on its top. 

    Mark Hartman, 55, of Versailles, was driving the tanker, which belongs to R.J.E. Fertilizer, a wholesale fertilizer company.
  • Scott County sheriff  joining Marshal’s service
    Dan McClain, Scott County’s  sheriff, was appointed Tuesday as a U.S. Marshal for Indiana’s southern district.  
  • Madison Parks Department Men’s Spring Basketball League Wednesday, March 21 at E.O. Muncie.
  • ATLANTA — Barry Brown Jr. darted into the lane, blowing by everybody in blue, and delivered a rare burst of offense just in the nick of time.

    He wasn’t done, either.
  • Rotation in focus as Reds try to end streak
    CINCINNATI — The disappointment showed in manager Bryan Price’s expression and his words. The Cincinnati Reds had just lost their top starter during spring training for the third year in a row, and that was only the half of it.

  • Spaghetti Supper: North Madison Baptist Church will host a spaghetti supper from 4:30-7:00 p.m. The meal is freewill donation towards church building fund.
  • Children’s books on kindness and courage
    We can all use a nudge to be reminded of what it is to act with kindness and courage, and rather than only telling children how to be kind and courageous, reading books together is a powerful  tool to convey those messages.
  • Jonathan Byrd and The Pickup Cowboy coming to downtown
    This Friday, March 23, Jonathan Byrd and The Pickup Cowboy will be at the Red Bicycle Hall for an 8 p.m. show. Known as “musical gunslingers, vaudevillian hucksters and old-fashioned tent revivalists,” their show runs the gamut from heartbreaking ballads to rousing singalongs.

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Today's Events

Homemade Easter Eggs at 12:00 AM on 3/23/2018
Start Time: 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
End Time: 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM
Homemade Easter Eggs: The Relevant Church of Carrollton, Ky. will sell homemade Easter eggs March 23 and 24, and March 30 and 31 outside the VF Outlet at Butler Mall on KY 227 in Carrollton, Ky. Available flavors will include peanut butter, vanilla butter nut, cherry, coconut, opera cream, orange, maple, peppermint and raspberry. Small eggs are $1, medium are $3 and large are $6. Names can be added to medium and large eggs. For more information, or to place orders, call (502) 732-5009 or (502) 732-8693.
Girls Inc. extended hours at 6:30 AM on 3/14/2018
Start Time: 3/14/2018 6:30:00 AM
End Time: 3/30/2018 6:00:00 PM
Girls Inc. will be open for extended hours of 6:30am - 6pm from Wednesday, March 14 - Friday, March 30 for Spring Breaks. Girls Inc. is a United Way agency.
Courierarea Sports 3-23-18 at 12:00 AM on 3/23/2018
Start Time: 3/23/2018 12:00:00 AM
End Time: 3/24/2018 12:00:00 AM
— Hanover’s women’s lacrosse hosts Olivet, 3:30 p.m.
— Southwestern softball in Tennessee tourney, TBA
— Carroll Co. softball hosts Gallatin Co., 5:30 p.m,
Soup Luncheon at 11:00 AM on 3/23/2018
Start Time: 3/23/2018 11:00:00 AM
End Time: 3/23/2018 1:30:00 PM
The Ladies of St. John's United Church of Christ will have a soup luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 23 in Wetzel Hall on East Street. The menu includes: chili, bean and potato soups, hot dogs, ham salad and cheese salad sandwiches, a variety of homemade desserts, and drinks. Carry out is available. The cost is $7.

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