How Did the SuperATV Donation Affect MCHS?

How Did the SuperATV Donation Affect MCHS?

Jaylah Abbott, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2019

Last Spring, local company SuperATV agreed to purchase school supplies for the entire Madison Consolidated District. While many people probably envision crayons and scissors, the supplies were not just extended to the youngest of MCS students. The high school was also the beneficiary of SuperATV's generosity,...

Rusk Set to Retire after 34 Years at MCHS

Rusk Set to Retire after 34 Years at MCHS

May 21, 2019

After 34 years of teaching and coaching at Madison Consolidated High School, Mr. Doug Rusk has announced that he plans to retire with the class of 2019. Early this April word began to spread of Mr. Rusk’s retirement, and messages of heartfelt congratulations to the teacher began pouring in on social medi...

MCHS Elects Three to New Alumni Hall of Fame

MCHS Elects Three to New Alumni Hall of Fame

Mollie Baker, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2019

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State Government Shuts Down Free Food Program at MCHS

State Government Shuts Down Free Food Program at MCHS

Anne Grady, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2019

Every day after the tone rang at 3:15, a flock of Madison Consolidated High School students would make their way down to the cafeteria in pursuit of an after-school snack where MCHS would provide free food to students after the seventh-period bell. The free food program provided food such as peanut bu...

Sign up for Youth Nerf War Designed to Raise Money for Drive In

Sign up for Youth Nerf War Designed to Raise Money for Drive In

Clare Wilber, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2019

The 2019 Nerf War hosted by the city of Madison youth council is about to commence, so get your (plastic) weapons ready. Each team must consist of 5 members, no more or no less. It is one dollar per person or five dollars per team. Bring your money ...

City of Madison Wins Stellar Community Designation

City of Madison Wins Stellar Community Designation

Clare Wilber, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2019

In April of 2011, a letter of interest was put in by the city of Madison to America's Stellar Community program reasoning why Madison, Indiana would be best suited to be granted the Stellar Community designation. According to stellarmadison.org, the Stellar Communities program, launched in 2011 and...

MCHS’ Own Mayoral Candidate Outlines His Platform and Outlook for the Future

MCHS’ Own Mayoral Candidate Outlines His Platform and Outlook for the Future

Sophia Hall, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019

Bryan Hernandez, an 18-year-old Madison Consolidated High School Senior, has announced that he will be running for Mayor of Madison on the Democratic ticket in 2019, contributing to the growing movement of teens and young people participating in politics. The only requirements running for Mayor are ...

MCHS Business Department is Now an Excellent Choice for Dual Credit and the Real World

MCHS Business Department is Now an Excellent Choice for Dual Credit and the Real World

Anne Grady, Staff Reporter

February 28, 2019

Are you having trouble deciding what classes you’re going to take next year? Whether you are a freshman, sophomore, or junior, it is important to explore all of your options. Madison Consolidated High School’s business department has many options that will help prepare you for any major or career. ...

New Activity Center Features Laser Tag, Axe Throwing, and Arcade

New Activity Center Features Laser Tag, Axe Throwing, and Arcade

Mollie Baker, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2019

The newest hot spot for teens in Madison is finally open for business! Laser Command, the new laser tag and axe throwing center opened, December 14, 2018, and it is the latest place of interactive entertainment for teens, children, and adults in Madison. Laser Command is not your normal, run of the...

MCS Student Population is in Decline. What Can Be Done?

MCS Student Population is in Decline. What Can Be Done?

Ashlyn White, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019

Throughout the last decade or so, Madison Consolidated Schools have seen a steady decline in enrollment. As a matter of fact, over the last five years, Madison Consolidated High School’s enrollment alone, has decreased over 120 students. “Five years ago the High school was about 1,008 kids. This yea...

What’s Happening to the Madison Cubs’ Wall of Fame?

What’s Happening to the Madison Cubs’ Wall of Fame?

Anne Grady, Staff Reporter

January 11, 2019

Madison Consolidated High School is experiencing some changes to the beloved Hall of Fame (or affectionately known as the Wall of Fame) . The MCHS athletic department has announced that the Wall of Fame will be utilizing a digital showcase of the history of Cubs athletics. However, they have recentl...

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