August 27, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Pilots for Christ benefit in Jackson

The contributions of Pilots for Christ are well known in Jackson. On Wednesday, Sept. 9, the city will show its appreciation by celebrating Pilots for Christ Day. More...

Citizen nominees sought

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

BIBLE TRIVIA ANSWERS:

1) Old; 2) 1,000; 3) Want; 4) 89; 5) Wool; 6) Dove. See the questions elsewhere in today’s paper. More...

Commissioners’ differences continuing

Political and personal issues sparked another heated disagreement at Tuesday’s meeting of the Clarke County Commission. More...

Clarke County HIPPY advisory board

The Advisory Board of HIPPY (Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters) met Aug. 20 at the agency’s office in Grove Hill. More...

Rockville center’s ribbon cutting

A ribbon cutting and special open house was held Aug. 15 for the Rockville Community Recreation Center south of Jackson. More...

Bible Trivia

1. Is the book of Psalms in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. In the sight of the Lord, how many years are but as yesterday when it is past? 1, 100, 500, 1,000 3. From Psalms 23, “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not” what? More...

Reward offered for info in T’ville Comfort Inn robbery

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Office is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man who robbed the Comfort Inn in Thomasville Thursday night. More...

‘Breakfast in the Classroom’ available at all county schools

The Child Nutrition Program (CNP) in the Clarke County Schools district is expanding its “Breakfast in the Classroom” program to all seven schools. More...

T’ville school supe worried about budget cutbacks for coming year

There are concerns that the Alabama Legislature will vote in Special Session to take approximately $225 to $250 million in use tax revenue from the Education Trust Fund to fill the large hole in the state General Budget, Dr. More...

Workshop can help businesses with Internet filings

The Alabama Department of Revenue is offering a free tax workshop to business owners in Grove Hill Thursday, Sept. 10 at 1 p.m. at Grove Hill Town Hall at 111 S. Church Street in Grove Hill. More...

Gentlemen were twirking in 16th century

* The story that’s been adapted to film more than any other is the fairy tale “Cinderella.” More...

Ancient whales topic for meeting of Clarke County Historical Society

The Clarke County Historical Society will hear about Alabama’s prehistoric whales at its next meeting, Sunday, Aug. 30, at 2:30 p.m. at Grove Hill Town Hall. More...

Now here's a tip!

 Solve the case of the tricky screw: Coat problem screws with clear fingernail polish right before you insert them. They will hold tightly after that. More...

100th birthday party to honor Bernice Feagin

Bernice Feagin of Grove Hill will be honored with a 100th birthday party Saturday, Aug. 29 at 1:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the Grove Hill United Methodist Church. More...

Parden family reunion scheduled at Bethel Baptist Church Sept. 5

The Parden family reunion will be held at Bethel Baptist Church, near Coffeeville, Saturday, Sept. 5. More...

Receiving God’s blessings

Seeds from the Sower

What do we need to do to receive blessings from God? Are they automatic? Do we have to be in the right place at the right time? Sit quietly and meditate? Think positive thoughts and pray for wealth without working? Is there something we can do? More...