Madison Junior High Cross Country will begin practice Aug. 12 from 4 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. at the school

There will be a parents meeting on Aug. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at Madison Junior High School.

Madison Consolidated High School’s Athletic Department will hold its annual Fall Jamboree Friday Aug. 9. A parents meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. in the gym. The student-athlete parade into Cub Field begins at 6:05 p.m.

Sports season passes will be on sale with prices discounted at the jamboree. Family of four pass will be $180 rather than $200, the individual pass is $60 rather than $75 and the senior citizen and student passes are both $50.

Food will be available from vendors starting at 5 p.m.

— Shawe Memorial Junior Senior High School needs a junior high volleyball coach or two. The school is willing to hire one person to coach both the seventh and eighth grade teams or one to coach each.

If you are interested in the position, please contact the Shawe athletic office by sending information to or call (812) 273-2150 Ext. 229 for more details.

Sign ups are currently underway for the Madison Parks Department’s Fall Sports programs.

Flag Football, open the 5-year old through sixth grade, Cheerleading, open to first through sixth grade, and volleyball, open to fourth through sixth grade, each costs $50. Deadline for flag football and cheerleading is Aug. 9; deadline for volleyball is Aug. 16.

Applications are available at the park office located in the Brown Gym, online at, at Champs Sports & Corporate Apparel, at Liberty Screen Printing, or on Facebook at Madison Parks Department Youth Football.

For more information about the programs and/or about being a volunteer coach, contact Scott Davidson at (812) 265-8308 or (812) 493-9840.

A parent/guardian meeting for the Southwestern Middle School co-ed soccer team will be held Thursday, Aug. 8 at 7 p.m.

Carroll County football’s Panther Fest is Friday night at Panther Field in Carrollton.

The Panthers will scrimmage Lloyd Memorial at 7 p.m.

Admission is free, food vendors will be available as well as a silent auction and 50-50 draw.