- Summer is the season for county fairs, and the Madison County Fair opened Tuesday. From carnival rides to funnel cakes and agricultural shows, there are plenty of attractions to please everyone.
- The Salvation Army kicked off its annual Back to School Supplies Drive on Monday. Along with local businesses and sponsors, the fundraiser hopes to collect more supplies this year than in the past.
- Tourette's Syndrome is a neurological disorder that affects at least 100,000 Americans, many of them children. One local child with Tourette's has managed to overcome the odds and achieve great things.