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Senate Bill 307, which would revise laws dealing with school funding, passed the Senate, 48 – 1, at the end of February, and had its first hearing in the House of Representatives on March 13.
Springtime in Madison County is a busy time for many of our youth, as students from across the county are participating in spring sports, concerts and competitions.
For many school groups or organizations, spring is the time where they have a chance to showcase a year’s worth of hard work at state meets and competitions. Read on for results.
Before summer comes spring, and for many of Madison County’s youth, that means sports. March 13 marked the beginning of track and golf practices, and many students and coaches around the county are ready to get back in action.
It is no secret that nationwide, volunteer services are dwindling and disappearing – Madison County is no exception. A giant red sign hangs outside Sheridan’s town hall that reads VOLUNTEERS NEEDED, the Ruby Valley Ambulance has posted ads in The Madisonian looking for volunteers and the same holds true in the Madison Valley, as the ambulance and fire departments are struggling to keep a full and active roster.
Nerves were high as 17 students from all five Madison County schools battled it out for the title of county spelling champion. In the end, seventh grader Rachel Zielinski of Sheridan won the coveted trophy with the word “argentine.”
The Lady Falcons from Twin Bridges were the only Madison County team to travel to this year’s state tournament March 2-4 in Belgrade. The Lady Falcons took home the third place trophy and finished their season with only one loss in their record books – falling to the class C state champions, the Belt Lady Huskies.
The Madison County Solid Waste Board met on Feb. 23 to discuss recommendations from the Montana Association of Counties to improve safety at the dump sites around the county. In their report, MACo suggested improving all 10 sites by better containing some sites, manning others and closing sites when not in use or staffed.
Divisonal basketball photo gallery – CLICK HERE.
Both Falcons teams had the games they hoped for. With the 12C district championship titles on the line, the Falcons were hoping for the ultimate redemption, and the Lady Falcons wanted to continue their winning streak.