Madison County Republicans, Democrats Plan Conventions

NORFOLK - The Republican and Democratic parties in Madison County will both hold their county conventions this week.  Chairman Mary Doyle says the Democratic County Convention will be tomorrow (Wednesday) night beginning at 6 p.m. at the Eldorado Hills Clubhouse. Officers and delegates for the state convention will be elected. The County GOP will meet Thursday night at the Norfolk Country Club with a social time at 6:30  and the business meeting at 7:30. Chairman Robert Dover says Governor Dave Heineman will provide an update for the group on the progress Nebraska has made in becoming more competitive in today’s national business environment.