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...

Move over George Strait; Make Room for Randall King

Move over George Strait; Make Room for Randall King

Hunter Getz, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2020

Any real country music fan knows about “The King of Country”, George Strait, but country music may be getting a “Prince of Country Music”, and his name is Randall King. Let’s check him out. Randall King is signed to Warner Music Nashville in Nashville, Tennessee. King has also released music ...

MCHS Updates Vaping Policy

MCHS Updates Vaping Policy

Hannah Uhl and Harper Watson

February 21, 2020

https://youtu.be/GnI1TEH3i0o

‘She Became’ Program Designed to Give Girls Skills and Confidence Comes to MCS

‘She Became’ Program Designed to Give Girls Skills and Confidence Comes to MCS

Caroline Kirby, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

Madison Consolidated Schools is the first school system in the state to incorporate the 'She Became' program. The program is designed to teach employability skills and confidence in young female MCS students in the fifth grade. According to www.shebecame.org,  'She Became' is “. . . an after school program for third through f...

MCHS Gears up for Annual Semiformal Dance

MCHS Gears up for Annual Semiformal Dance

Caroline Kirby and Maddie Cline

February 12, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SylgD1Dn4Go Every year, Madison Consolidated High School hosts a winter semiformal dance. This year, the dance is being held on February 22, 2020, from 8:30-11:30 P.M. The theme for the dance is “New York City Lights”. To get into the dance, it is $15 for one pe...

Meet the MCHS Winter Homecoming Winners

Meet the MCHS Winter Homecoming Winners

Alli Holcroft, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

Homecoming, every school has one. It’s a chance for students to be nominated by their peers and classmates to become royalty for a night, a weekend, or beyond. While many schools refer to the winners as the homecoming "king" or "queen", Madison Consolidated High School likes to call them, Mr. and Mrs...

Mayor Courtney Sits down with ‘The Madisonian’

Mayor Courtney Sits down with ‘The Madisonian’

Jaylah Abbott, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

Madison's newly elected mayor and 1981 Madison Consolidated High School graduate, Bob Courtney, recently sat down with The Madisonian to discuss his initiatives and the new adventures the elected position has already afforded him in the early days of his tenure. Mayor Courtney said the early days of ...

MCS Approves Updated Energy, Track, and Football Projects

MCS Approves Updated Energy, Track, and Football Projects

Harper Watson and Hannah Uhl

February 6, 2020

Last evening, at the February 5th Madison Consolidated Schools board meeting, the 2020 Facility Upgrade motion was approved. This proposal includes a $5.3 million bond to implement an energy-saving solar project and a high-end upgrade to Madison Consolidated High School’s current athletic facilities, wi...

Madison Consolidated Schools to Vacate the Hoosier Hills Conference

Madison Consolidated Schools to Vacate the Hoosier Hills Conference

Hannah Uhl and Harper Watson

February 6, 2020

Last evening, at the February 5th Madison Consolidated Schools board meeting, the motion for Madison Consolidated High School to withdraw from the Hoosier Hills Athletic Conference was approved due to the competitive imbalance athletes and coaches are faced with due to a reduction in enrollment over the ye...

Gourmet Cooking with Maddie and Alli

Gourmet Cooking with Maddie and Alli

Alli Holcroft and Maddie Cline

February 5, 2020

https://youtu.be/htSu0kJFZ98

Carrie Underwood Steps down as CMA Host

Carrie Underwood Steps down as CMA Host

Hunter Getz, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2020

Carrie Underwood has announced that she will be leaving her Country Music Association Awards hosting gig beginning in 2020. Underwood announced the news on her Instagram, stating, “... I’m so incredibly grateful to everyone involved with the CMA Awards all these years. It’s hard to imagine toppi...

MCHS Student Explodes on Tik Tok with over 200,000 Followers

MCHS Student Explodes on Tik Tok with over 200,000 Followers

Madison Ginn, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

One of Madison Consolidated High School's own students, Nikki Gatke, a senior, has gained a tremendous following on the popular app known as TikTok. Tik Tok is a video-sharing social networking app where people of any age post 15 to 60-second videos involving comedy, drama, and even romance. Teenagers...

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