January 19, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Lt. Moore looking to step up

Lieutenant Bobby Moore of the Clarke County Sheriff More...

Congressional representatives visit Clarke constituents

GOP senator staunch supporter of president

Alabama More...

Congressman Davis makes T’ville stop

Job training was the main focus of U. S. Rep. Artur Davis More...

Special Sections

Business

Grove Hill Business Profile Ace is one-stop for hardware

Ace Hardware in Grove Hill started out 30 years ago as an appliance repair business. The business has expanded over the years and now offers a variety of merchandise and services. More...

M’ville gas station charged with Katrina price gouging

Lawsuits filed by Alabama Attorney General Troy King

Attorney General Troy King filed lawsuits arising from an on-going inquiry into the dramatic rise in gasoline prices associated with Hurricane Katrina. More...

Sports

CCHS enters state rankings

The Clarke County High School Bulldogs, ranked 10th in Class 3A, continued their run through area competition as they beat the Tigers of T.R. Miller 55-48 this past Friday night in Brewton. More...

Lady Bulldogs hang tough but lose to Miller

After starting strong the Lady Bulldogs of Clarke County High School went cold in the second half as they lost 40-22 to the Lady Tigers of T.R. Miller in Brewton last Friday night. More...

Lady Gators suffer defeat from Lady Saints

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators split a pair of games with area rivals this past week, starting with a 55-19 loss to the Lady Saints of Patrician Academy last Saturday in Butler. More...

Editorial

Our Opinions

Let Alabamians vote on constitutional convention

A bill has been introduced in the Alabama Legislature by State Sen. Ted Little, D-Auburn, and State Rep. Demtrius Newton, D-Birmingham, to let voters decide if they want a constitutional convention called to write a new state constitution. More...

Remembering two of town’s ‘fixtures’

Editor

Grove Hill has lost two of its better known sons from two of its oldest families in the past few weeks. Coincidentally, the men were brothers-in-law. More...

Jack Venable will be missed in Legislature

Inside the Statehouse

When the gavel fell to start the 2006 Regular Session of the Legislature last week it began without one of its most stellar members. More...

Minister arrested after jail ruckus

A near-riot at Clarke County Jail last Thursday resulted in a minister being jailed after claiming to have a nationally known but deceased attorney on his cell phone. More...

Policeman says he’s never lost a suspect until now

A Grove Hill police officer was injured last week after scuffling with a subject he chased a half mile through the woods off Highway 84 East. More...

Candidates throwing hats in political ring

Chief deputy wants to be sheriff

Clarke County Chief Deputy Donnie Arnold announced his intentions this week to seek the office of sheriff in the June 7 Democratic primary. Sheriff Jack Day has recently announced that he will not seek re-election. More...

Probate judge seeks re-election

Clarke County Probate Judge Becky Presnall has announced she will qualify as a Democrat for a second term. More...

Jackson buys property for industrial park

The Jackson Industrial Development Board has purchased 240 acres along Highway 177 between the recreation center and U.S. Highway 43, on the north side of the highway, for a new industrial park. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Area Obituaries

Pugh Chandra Denise Davis Pugh, 41, of Jackson died Jan. 7, 2006 at Mobile Infirmary. More...

Community

Cards of Thanks

We would like to express our thankfulness to all who supported us in our time of loss. The acts of love and sympathy was so appreciated. More...

LIFE Tech announcement draws crowd

A large group of Thomasville citizens and supporters turned out Jan. 18 to hear Gov. Bob Riley announce in Montgomery that the old mental health center will become a Pardons and Paroles Board More...

Clarke County deputies make drug arrests

Two men were arrested on drug charges by Clarke County deputies Monday. More...

Calendar

Calendar

Retired educators to meet

The Clarke County Education Retiree Association will meet More...

Church News

Springfield MP to have guest speaker this Sunday

Springfield Methodist Protestant Church will present Stephanie Leavins as the special guest speaker Sunday, Jan. 22 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Area Church Announcements

St. Peter Baptist Church will host Love Day

St. Peter Baptist Church will host a Love Day for Rev. Matthew Davis Sunday, Jan. 22 at 3 p.m. Our special guests will be pastor Slyvester Williams and the Tate Creek M.B. Church of Tensaw. More...

Motorcyling minister

Jimmy O More...

Lifestyle

Ouija board knew too much and was promptly trashed!

Memories & Recipes

My granny died shortly after my Uncle Boog-ie (Gordon Nett-les) graduated from high school. More...

Schools

Second grading period honor roll students announced

Second Nine Weeks All A Honor Rol l Grade: 1 More...

Principal’s comments

The New Year is off to a great start. The students seem to have settled back into their school routines and schedules after an exciting holiday. More...

GHES spelling bee winners

Fifteen fourth grade students competed in the yearly spelling bee on Tuesday, January 10. More...