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Posts about the Madison, Indiana area

Indiana’s Best of 2015

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Happy New Years Eve! Its almost time to start a new year and it could not be a bigger one for the state of Indiana! The states bicentennial begins in 2016 and plans to celebrate it extend throughout the year! Read more >

Madison Has July 4 Racing Fun

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  During the early 1800s, Madisonwas a bustling town on the Ohio River in southern Indiana. Steamboats docked there, taking cargo up and down the river. After the railroad deflected business from the area several years later, citizens settled back, Read more >

Historic Madison Lives up to Its Name

Broadway Fountain was part of the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876.

OK, after visiting Madison, located approximately 75 miles south of Indianapolis, I can see why it has received so many accolades. According to the towns tourism website (VisitMadison.org), the small town has been ranked #4 in top 100 places Read more >