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Bedias Volunteer Fire Dept. annual fundraiser… Have you secured your tickets for a chance to win $11,500 worth of cattle from J&J Cattle Co.? Don't miss out! Please go to PayPal @ BVFDfundraiser@yahoo.com. Tickets are $50 each and 1,000 tickets will be sold. Be sure to include your phone number! You can also mail a check to Bedias Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 294, Bedias, TX 77831. more
Willie Mae Small’s history in Madison County is interesting yet not totally substantiated. She was born June 5, 1906, but, so far, we know not where. Neither do I know where or when she died. Between birth and when age crept up on her, she spent plenty of time in a kitchen. more
Scott Allen Strong was born September 22, 1976 in Pasadena, Texas and passed away September 9, 2020 in College Station, Texas. Scott had been a resident of Madisonville, Texas for two years coming from Tatum, Texas. more
Billy George “Pete” Hunter; 90 years, 8 months 25 days; of Madisonville, TX; passed away on Tuesday; September 22, 2020 in Madisonville, TX. Funeral services are scheduled for 10AM on Saturday; September 26, 2020 at The First United Methodist Church in Madisonville, TX with Rev. Jim Jackson officiating. The burial will follow at George Cemetery in Normangee, TX. The visitation is scheduled from 5-7PM on Friday; September 25, 2020 at Day Funeral Home Chapel in Madisonville, TX. more
Betty Jo (Spillars) Gilbert; 81 years, 10 months, 26 days; passed away on Thursday; September 24, 2020 at her home with her husband, Jimmy Earl, by her side. Graveside services are scheduled for 11AM on Monday; September 28, 2020 at Madisonville Cemetery in Madisonville, TX. Bro. Joshua Crutchfield will officiate. more
The North Zulch volleyball team split a pair of district matchups with a loss at Centerville Sept. 22 and a victory over Mumford at NZHS Friday. The Lady Bulldogs are 3-3 in district with eight games remaining before the postseason. more
The Madisonville volleyball team defeated Mexia on the road Sept. 22 and LaVega at home Friday, both in five sets, to begin district play with a 2-0 record. The Lady Mustangs traveled to Robinson Tuesday and will host China Spring at MHS Friday. more
The Madisonville football team concluded their non-district season with a 2-3 record Friday after a 21-16 loss to the Livingston Lions at MHS. The Mustangs turned the ball over twice inside the red zone in the second half to drop the highly competitive contest entering their by week. more
Madison County Commissioners will convene in a special session Friday morning to vote on the county’s budget for fiscal year 2021, which actually begins on Thursday. more
Despite the toll the COVID-19 pandemic has taken on local businesses, The Office Grill and Saloon in North Zulch opened its doors in June after refurbishing an old location and updating the menu to include breakfast and other new options. more
An individual traveling eastbound on Highway 21 at a high rate of speed spun off the roadway, flew across the lawn in front of the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and took out a tree and a light post before colliding with a number of cars in the Sheriff Department’s parking lot Sept. 22. more
A U.S. federal appeals court in Laredo put a temporary stay on a lower federal court’s decision from Friday ordering Texas to reinstate straight-ticket voting for the Nov. 3 election, a swiftly moving issue that leads Madison County officials waiting for word if they’ll have to print another round of ballots. more
The Madisonville defense forced a pair of early turnovers and helped give the team a chance at victory late in Friday’s 21-16 loss to Livingston at MHS. more
The Madisonville Mustangs turned the ball over twice in the red zone in the second half Friday and fell to Livingston by a score of 21-16. They conclude non-district play with a 2-3 record entering their bye week. more
Christian Film Lovers…We do not feel like we can continue with our monthly movies, now or in the future. We are crushed in spirit and in body as we can no longer carry the expense of licensing the film showings and we were never able to build up audience attendance and support. more
Funeral services for Bobby Denman, age 73, of North Zulch, were held 4 P.M., Saturday, September 19, 2020 at Willowhole Cemetery Chapel. Tim Owens officiated the service. Interment followed in Willow Cemetery, adjacent to the church. more
Though you are reading this in the Madisonville Meteor, it was not the first newspaper printed here. In 1888, a Baptist minister, J.B. Hall, established a publication called The Texas Watchman. According to local history, Madison County had some tough outlaws in those days. Perhaps The Texas Watchman was too threatening a name. Whatever the case, that first publication was short-lived. more
North Zulch ISD has been navigating the new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic through the first six weeks of their fall semester and, according to Superintendent Alan Andrus, are adjusting smoothly. more
Sept. 15-Oct. 15 marks a a month of pride and tradition for millions of individuals in the United States whose ancestors come from Mexico, Spain, the Caribbean and Central and South America. more
The Madisonville tennis team retuned to the courts in mid-August and have competed in a number of matches during their fall season, including bouts with Palestine and Caldwell, Groesbeck, Bryan and The Woodlands. more
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