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Update: Madison County officials said Thursday that the Texas Department of State Health Services now reports 55 confirmed cases -- and reiterated the 21 active cases -- in the … more
Madison County has 25 active cases of COVID-19 according to the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), county officials announced to citizens via text Tuesday. The county now exceeds 20 active cases, meaning citizens are required to masks in public. more
We have corresponded with Grimes County Commissioner Chad Mallet several times about his offer to put forward the following proposal to, finally and properly, address long standing roadway issues in Darrell Hall developments, but have yet to receive a response: more
ROGER A. “SONNY” KNIGHT, JR., 78, passed away in the comfort of his home during the morning of Friday, July 3, 2020. Texas has lost a true original. more
Billie Wells, 88, of Madisonville, Texas passed away June 28, 2020. She was born January 19, 1932 in Singleton, Texas to parents, Earnest & Vera (Buckholtz) Peteete. Billie was a homemaker and lived in Singleton most of her life. She was an excellent cook and loved her family dearly. Billie was a member of the Church at Singleton and will be greatly missed by both her family and extended church family. more
Sharla Mae (Dunham) Timberman, 87 years, and 13 days, of North Zulch, TX; passed away on Saturday; June 6, 2020 in Bryan, TX. A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday; July 11, 2020 at 2pm at the Rivergate Church in Bryan, TX. Pastor Randy Scott will be officiating. more
Mary Jane "Janie" Swift A graveside service for Mary Jane "Janie" Swift was held 2 p.m., Friday, July 3, 2020 at Bedias Baptist Cemetery in Bedias. Burial followed the service. more
Ira Frances Cox McNatt passed away peacefully on June 30, 2020 in Madisonville, Texas. She was weeks away from celebrating her 93rd birthday. Frances was born on July 29, 1927 in Avery, Texas. As a young woman, she moved to Dallas where she met her lifelong sweetheart, Dr. James Kenneth McNatt, Sr. They married in 1957 and moved to Houston, Texas where she was office manager, secretary and nurse at her husband’s family medical practice at Parkway Professional Building. During that time, she became a mother to James Kenneth McNatt, Jr. After retiring in 2003, they moved to their farm in New Waverly, Texas where she thrived living the country lifestyle she had always loved. more
Jerry Lynn Grizzle, 75 years and 18 days, of Madisonville, TX; passed away on Monday; June 29, 2020 in Madisonville, TX. Memorial services are currently pending. more
Dr. George Washington Robinson, born in Missouri in 1814, came to Texas at the age of 15. At the Siege of Bexar in 1835, he was a member of Captain John Crane’s Company. At San Jacinto he was severely wounded by a large ball that went through his groin while he served in Captain William Ware’s company. After he recovered, on May 31, 1837, he was appointed second lieutenant of a company of mounted gunmen, and in the next year he served in the companies of Captains Elisha Clapp and Daniel Monroe. more
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott on July 2 issued an executive order to slow the spread of the deadly coronavirus while keeping Texas as open as possible for business. more
Madison County has joined the ranks of counties with swiftly rising totals of confirmed COVID-19 cases, with state data Monday afternoon showing 45 confirmed cases, though with only two of those cases active. more
Madison County luckily has seen no human fatalities due to the COVID-19 pandemic. more
The University Interscholastic League (UIL) recommended July 1 that all schools postpone workouts and practices from July 3 until Monday (July 13) in order to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19. more
Roger “Sonny” Knight Jr., one of Madisonville’s most prominent citizens known for his civic involvement and philanthropy, passed away Friday morning following a six-month battle with a rare bacterial infection. He was 78. more
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Thursday issued an executive order that requires all Texans in counties with 20 or more cases of COVID-19 to wear a face mask or other covering in public. Madison County has … more
Sharla Mae (Dunham) Timberman, 87 years, and 13 days, of North Zulch, TX; passed away on Saturday; June 6, 2020 in Bryan, TX.  A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday; July 11, 2020 at 2pm at the Rivergate Church in Bryan, TX.  Pastor Randy Scott will be officiating.  more
Madison County has confirmed an additional four cases of COVID-19 in the county since Tuesday afternoon, three of which are in the 77864 ZIP code.  The fourth case is in the 75852 ZIP code. more
The Bedias Civic Club will host a fireworks display starting around 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Everyone welcome. Attendees are requested to observe social distancing while enjoying the event. more
Procrastination is one of my best talents or more likely, my worst fault. I’d rather do research and write Musings more than most anything, but I’m taking some time off from that now, to catch-up on personal matters. Hopefully you’ll be satisfied with reruns, or perhaps you missed it the first time this came out. I apologize. more
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