New MCHS Program to Award Students with Integrity

The criteria for the new Acts of Integrity initiative at MCHS

Alivia Brawner, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2020

This school year, Madison Consolidated High School’s principal, Michael Gasaway, is implementing a new rewards program for students. The Acts of Integrity program is designed to help students feel more rewarded for doing the right thing. With the help of the MCHS staff and faculty, Gasaway came up wi...

Juice Wrld’s Final Album Resonates with Teens

Deceased hip hop star Juice Wrld during an interview.

Nick Center, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2020

The world grieved over the passing of rapidly rising hip hop star Jarad Anthony Higgins, otherwise known as Juice Wrld, after the release of, quite possibly, his final album on July 10, 2020. Higgins passed away from an accidental overdose of codeine and oxycodone on December 8, 2019. With his passing, his ...

MCHS’ Fall 2020 Homecoming Court Announced

MCHS fall '20 Homecoming Candidates
Front Row (from left): Jordyn Bilz, Vy Huynh, Alivia Brawner, Michaela Payne, Olivia Spencer, Clara McCulley
Back Row (From left): Mitchell Liter, Nick Center, Parker Jones, Trenton Barnes, Will Heitz, Carson Roark

Alivia Brawner

September 3, 2020

Madison Consolidated High School has revealed the homecoming court for the fall of 2020.  Students voted for fall 2020 homecoming candidates last week, and the Homecoming Queen candidates are Jordyn Bilz, Alivia Brawner, Vy Huynh, Clara McCulley, Michaela Payne, and Olivia Spencer. While the King candida...

Conventional Restaurants Aren’t the Only Food Industry Hit by COVID

Conventional Restaurants Aren't the Only Food Industry Hit by COVID

Isa James, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2020

In Madison and across the world food truck and foodservice owners and employees have seen a steep drop in service since February because of Coronavirus global pandemic. The industry is seeing the worst year in decades and is expected to lose over $100 billion. Food truck owners are struggling to get bu...

New MCHS Teachers and Staff Introduced in 2020

New MCHS at-risk counselor Amanda Liter

Cameran Cahall, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2020

The 2020-2021 school year may look a little different here at Madison Consolidated High School with all the new teachers and staff around. MCHS has brought in new faces all over the school. Including a new secretary, nurse, at-risk counselor, and many teachers. All around MCHS has brought in nine new st...

Opal E. Sherman Auditorium Nearing 100 Percent Completion

The front of MCHS' Opal E. Sherman Auditorium, August 21, 2020

Crisnell Cabigting, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2020

After many months of construction, the upgraded Opal E. Sherman auditorium at Madison Consolidated High School is finally ready to be unveiled. After months of work and a heap of money have been put into the auditorium, students and community members alike are very excited to see it in action. Over the s...

MCHS Basketball Standout Jade Nutley Reflects on Her Career and Her College Decision

Madison Consolidated High School Center Jade Nutley

Jordyn Bilz, Staff Reporter

August 25, 2020

Jade Nutley, a six-foot standout center for the Madison Consolidated High School Lady Cubs,  recently committed to Indiana Wesleyan University to further her basketball career at the collegiate level.  It is no secret that Nutley has dominated the basketball court in Connor K. Salm Gymnasium for the...

MCHS Quarantine Questions Answered

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Davis Powell, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been especially important to make sure that the information regarding the virus is factually correct to avoid wrongful panic and behaviors that are counter to the public health. The Madisonian talked to Madison Consolidated High School Assistant Principal Ronnie L...

Madison Cubs Soccer Teams Looking to Have Success in 2020

Cubs senior, Will Heitz makes a dazzling play in a soccer match last year.

Alivia Brawner, Staff Reporter

August 19, 2020

Madison Consolidated High School is in full swing with the 2020 fall boys and girls soccer seasons. Both teams lost quite a few senior starters from last year but still have hope for a successful season. As long as Covid-19 does not take a hit on the season, both teams will play in 16 varsity games p...

MCHS Seniors Reflect on Their Coronavirus Experience

MCHS Seniors Reflect on Their Coronavirus Experience

Caroline Kirby, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2020

The current coronavirus pandemic has put life on hold for a large portion of society. Everyday life has been affected for many people in different ways, but special attention has been paid to the class of 2020 and the coming-of-age events and memories they may miss out on. Seniors from Madison Consol...

MCHS Documents Quarantine Life with Social Media Hashtag

An image of a short video posted my the Madison Wrestling Instagram

Maddie Cline, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2020

Finding something to keep yourself busy is during quarantine is something thousands, if not millions of students, are having trouble with currently. Not only are students being challenged with not being able to see their peers, but they are are also advised to shelter in place due to the novel coron...

Jefferson County Schools Release Closure Info and other Important Coronavirus Details

Jefferson County Schools Release Closure Info and other Important Coronavirus Details

Harper Watson, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2020

Madison Indiana school and local officials have been taking precautionary measures in hopes of curbing the spread of the virus including the cancelation of Ivy tech courses and transferring to digital work as well. At Madison High school, the concerns of COVID-19 are addressed in an informative newsletter to...