The Herald Bulletin

March 1, 2010

Best of Madison County 2010: The Rest

The Herald Bulletin

Best of Madison County 2010

Winners & finalists



THE REST

Government Decision

Winner: Animal control reform

Close one high school

Firing of Fred Reese

None

Property tax caps



Madison County Event

Winner: 4-H Fair

Festival of Trees

Little 500

Midnight Parade

Reality Check



Reason to Live in

Madison County

Winner: Family

Cost of Living

Hoosier Park

People

Smalltown feel



Sports Moment

Winner: Colts season

Adam Lind

Highland girls tennis semistate

Indiana Derby

RedBud 300



Best Use of

Taxpayer Money

Winner: Anderson Public Library

Road work

Public safety

Schools

Unemployment benefits







Worst Use of

Taxpayer Money

Winner: 17th & Jackson intersection

Mayor’s salary

Schools

Wigwam

County Option Income Tax



Best Thing That

Happened in 2009

Winner: Fire Rescue House created

Ford Autoworld opens

Got through it

Obama inaugurated

One Anderson high school closed



Funniest News Event

Winner: Tiger Woods in trouble

Footbridge in Anderson

Obama elected

Ollie Dixon in trouble

Nepotism in Anderson government