August 25, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Commission approves bids for culvert pipe and fuel for new year

The Clarke County Commission Tuesday approved bids for fuel and culvert pipe purchases in the next fiscal year starting Oct. 1. Webb Contracting of Grove Hill was the low bidder on pipe, bidding 38 percent off a price list. More...

Wild chases net arrests in Jackson

The past week was anything but routine for the Jackson Police Department’s Sgt. Jonathan Downey. A pair of wild chases resulted in two arrests in situations that could have resulted in serious injuries for bystanders. Thursday, Aug. More...

Old Stagecoach Road is topic for Sunday’s Historical Society meet

The Old Stagecoach Road will be the topic for the Sunday, Aug. 28 meeting of the Clarke County Historical Society. More...

Mathews says Grove Hill is, and always will be, home

David Mathews Center for Civic Life honors former UA president last week

Grove Hill’s David Mathews was honored last Thursday evening on the 10th anniversary of a center that bears his name based at the American Village in Montevallo. More...

Sunday morning walk wasn’t good for her health

A Jackson woman received a scare early Sunday morning on her daily walk. Hilda Thomas was strolling down College Avenue at about 6:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, when a large limb from a pecan tree in front of CVS Pharmacy broke free and struck her. More...

Informative meeting about DYW program

The Clarke County Distinguished Young Woman Committee would like to invite girls who reside in Clarke County that are currently enrolled in the 8th – 11th grade to an informational meeting Sunday, Aug. 28 at 3 p.m. More...

Carlisle graduates from USAF basics at Lackland

U.S. Air Force Airman Remington E. Carlisle graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antoino, Texas. More...

Nominations sought for Grove Hill Citizen of Year

The Grove Hill Civitan Club is accepting nominations for Grove Hill’s Citizen of the Year. More...

Mathews recalls the time Bear Bryant resigned and then asked for his job back

I’ve heard this story before but never thought to report it. More...