Local Events

Madill Mayor's Minute

Every Fourth of July in the United States of America, we celebrate Independence Day. This Saturday marks Two Hundred and Forty-Four years since the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776 by the Continental Congress and we became one nation under God.

Buncombe Creek: Root vegetable season

Hopefully, most of you have already planted your root vegetables. I believe summer is just a hop away. May 1 is coming up this Friday, so be sure to follow the old tradition of leaving a May Day basket of flowers or treats on your neighbor's doorstep or go on a May Day picnic.

SORD landfills reopen to public

SORD will be reopening the landfill to the public starting May 1. The Mar shall County Convenience Site on Highway 70F in Kingston reopened on April 25.