Artist of the Month

April

Lady Antebellum

Lady Antebellum is an American country music group formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 2006. The group is composed of Hillary Scott (lead and background vocals), Charles Kelley (lead and background vocals, guitar), and Dave Haywood (background vocals, guitar, piano, mandolin). Scott is the daughter of country music singer Linda Davis, and Kelley is the brother of pop singer Josh Kelley.

The group made its debut in 2007 as guest vocalists on Jim Brickman's single "Never Alone", before signing to Capitol Nashville. Lady Antebellum has released five albums for Capitol: Lady AntebellumNeed You NowOwn the NightGolden, and 747, plus one Christmas album (On This Winter's Night). Their first three albums are certified platinum or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). The albums have produced sixteen singles on the Hot Country Songs and Country Airplay charts, of which nine have reached number one. Their longest-lasting number one single is "Need You Now", which spent five weeks at that position in 2009; both that song and 2011's "Just a Kiss" reached number one on the Adult Contemporary charts.

Events

  • Grant workshop

    The Community Foundation's Competitive Grant Cycle will open June 1. The online applications must be recieved by Monday, August 6 at 4pm. If you're planning on submitting an application to our Competitive Grants Cycle, you're encouraged to join us at one of our Grant Cycle Workshops. At each workshop, we will be talking about the Foundation's grant cycle process, guidelines, how to put your organization's "best foot forward", and have a question & answer period. The workshops will be held from 10am-11am at the Community Foundation office on the following dates: Tuesday, April 10 Thursday, April 19 Tuesday, April 24 Thursday, May 3 Space is limited, so each session is open to 12 attendees. Organizations may have a maximum of two representatives. There is no cost to attend. Click the button below to register. Registrations are taken on a first come first serve basis. You may also register by calling Kelley Hoagland at 812-265-3327.

    at Community Foundation of Madison and Jefferson County
  • Story Time

    Story Time at the Madison Public Library 10am Tuesdays at Madison branch April 17-May 8, 2018 This story/activity time for children 6mo. - 35mo. includes rhymes, songs, musical instruments and more for babies and toddlers and their caregivers. This group meets for four weeks through May 8th. Participants do not have to attend all four weeks. Registration is required. Free.

    at Madison Public Library
  • Story Time

    Story Time for all ages at the Hanover branch of the Madison Jefferson County Public Library Thursdays 10am April 19- May 10 This fun story time includes books, songs, music shakers and crafts. All ages welcome. This group meets for four weeks through May 10th. Participants do not have to attend all four weeks. Registration is required

    at Hanover Public Library

Local News

Canaan Community Academy Students Named Indiana’s Winners in Zaner-Bloser’s National Handwriting Contest

Bamed Indiana’s sixth grade and second grade winners for public schools in the 2018 Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest.

Local Sports

Weekend Area Sports From April 20-22

High School and Hanover College

Area Sports Results From Thursday, April 19th

Baseball, softball, tennis, golf, track