Today's Top Stories

As the rain continues to fall, residents in Tallulah and the Village of Richmond are working to keep the rising waters out of homes and businesses.

Tallulah finished first in its district in this year’s Cleanest City Contest, scoring 97.3 out of a possible 100 points. The city will now move on to state competition, with judging being held Wed., April 27.

The Madison High School Jaguars baseball team is now 8-3 on the season and 3-1 in district play after knocking off the Carroll Bulldogs last week at home in Tallulah.

Editor’s note: This is the second of four stories the Madison Journal will publish during the month of April highlighting local organizations that are truly making a difference in Madison Parish.

Just like the rice and soy beans his family cultivates on their farm, Cole Norris was raised right here in Tallulah, where farming was the way of life for him from the beginning.

Tallulah Charter School founder and CEO Dr. Patricia Candler not only has her roots in Tallulah, but they also extend deep into the parish’s school system.