Donuts Bring Christians, Including Non-Athletes, Together in FCA

Donuts Bring Christians, Including Non-Athletes, Together in FCA

October 3, 2017


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Imagine walking down the hall and smelling the fresh, warm donuts and just knowing it was worth waking up early for this.  Fellowship of Christian Athletes is a group of young believers at Madison Consolidated High School who meet every Thursday morning in Mr. Whitaker’s room to spread the word of God ...

Bff Profile: Abby Love and Davion Casper

Bff Profile: Abby Love and Davion Casper

Grace Massie, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


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Any student at Madison that knows Abby Love or Davion Casper, has witnessed their fun-filled friendship. Whenever they’re together, they always seem to be laughing. Abby said, “[We met] freshman year. I had gone to a Marina (and the Diamonds) concert the day before, and he came up to me and sa...

Renewed Annual Powder Puff Football Game Ends in Victory For Underclassmen

Renewed Annual Powder Puff Football Game Ends in Victory For Underclassmen

Montana Kennett, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


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Thursday, September 7, 2017- Montana Kennett The MCHS Lady Cubs’ Powder Puff Football game ended in a 22-16 ballgame, Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Cubs Stadium in Madison, Indiana re-igniting the popular spirit week contest after failing to host a contest last year. The two teams consisted ...

BFF Profile: Social Studies Teachers Unite!

BFF Profile: Social Studies Teachers Unite!

Grace Massie, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


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Anyone who has had Mr. Rusk or Mr. Barger for a social studies class has witnessed their witty banter (or their not-so-witty banter.) Their friendship has added a spark to the school for over six years. They first met at a golf scramble in Brownstown “many years ago” where Rusk’s son in law ...

MCHS Student Body to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

MCHS Student Body to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Kaiya Norris, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017


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On September 2, 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the Texas and Louisiana area, ending a twelve-year drought in which no massive hurricanes landed in the country. With winds of 130 mph and around 40 inches of rain over the course of four days, Harvey is said to be the “wettest tropical cyclone the U.S. has e...

MCHS Welcomes New Science Teacher to Hogwarts

MCHS Welcomes New Science Teacher to Hogwarts

Kaiya Norris, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


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Over the summer, MCHS was happy to welcome Amanda Rohrig to the Cub Family as a new science teacher. Before she interviewed for the job at MCHS, Rohrig previously taught at Emmerich Manual High School in Indianapolis. She now teaches Chemistry and ICP at the high school and hopes to teach Physics in t...

Cubs’ Football Team Has Fellowship to Kick off the Season

Cubs’ Football Team Has Fellowship to Kick off the Season

Nathan Moore, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017


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The Madison Cubs football team has kicked off their 2017-18 season. The Cubs held their annual Red versus White intersquad scrimmage this past Friday at Cub Field. This scrimmage takes place two weeks before the season opener, to basically give fans a little taste of what is to come in the near future. ...

MCHS Auditions For The Little Mermaid

MCHS Auditions For The Little Mermaid

Jordan Bryant, Staff Writer

August 29, 2017


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Madison Theatre auditions for the magical and energetic show The Little Mermaid were conducted August 8th. Over 30 students auditioned ranging from freshmen to seniors. While many people might feel familiar with the show from the popular Disney movie,, the stage version ends differently and also has ad...

New MCHS Band Director Returns Home After Eventful Journey

New MCHS Band Director Returns Home After Eventful Journey

Grace Massie, Staff Writer

August 28, 2017


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We’ve all witnessed the past rough year for the Madison Band Program, but it seems they’re out of that rut now. Director Sam Bortka was hired over the summer to lead the band program and they’ve never been more set. We sat and talked with Mr. Bortka and asked him about his life before Madison...

The Community Foundation and MCHS Journalist Donate to The Madisonian

The Community Foundation and MCHS Journalist Donate to The Madisonian

Landon Conner, Staff Writer

May 31, 2017


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Madison Consolidated High School senior Jaleesa Elliott received $1,000 on May 9th, 2017 from the Community Foundation Dinner for scholarships. Soon to be an MCHS alumni and MCHS journalist alumni, Elliott’s name was placed in a drawing with 127 other students and her name happened to be drawn...

Prom 2017 Recap: A Garden of Love

Prom 2017 Recap: A Garden of Love

Claire Vorhies, Staff Writer

May 24, 2017


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Madison High School’s Junior and Senior Prom was held on May 13,2017 in the Conner K. Salm Gymnasium at Madison Consolidated High School. The decor was very impressive and elegant. Drapes were hung across the top of the ceiling, and tapestry was hung along the bleachers disguising them as a garden sce...

Smoke in D Wing Causes School Evacuation

Smoke in D Wing Causes School Evacuation

Kennedy Park, Staff Writer

May 12, 2017


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Updated: Today Madison Consolidated High School evacuated due to a fire alarm during the passing period between sixth and seventh period.  Smoke set off the alarm in the girls restrooms in D wing. Three toilet paper rolls were lit on fire, and students and staff immediately exited the building calmly to t...

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