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Grove Hill hires Tarleton to be utilities supe

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Whatley native made big impact on jazz music

Most Clarke Countians have probably never heard of Grover Mitchell. But serious jazz enthusiasts are familiar with the Whatley native More...

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Community

Marc Keahey comes home as public defender

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Long Term Recovery Committee seeks to help hurricane victims

The Clarke County Long Term Recovery Committee (CCLTRC) will be taking applications for those in need of financial assistance with home repairs due to damage from recent hurricanes. More...

County spelling champ

Maggie Bowling, a seventh grade student at Jackson Academy won the Clarke County Spelling Bee, held Friday, Feb. 3 at Grove Hill Town Hall. Maggie is the daughter of Champ and Jenny Bowling. More...

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Area-wide HIV Prevention Group meeting The Area-wide HIV Prevention Community Network Group will meet More...

Church News

Announcements

Mt. Zion Baptist #2 to host seminar banquet

Mt. Zion #2 Baptist Church will host its Third Annual Marriage Seminar Banquet Feb. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Clarke County High School Cafeteria. The speaker for the event will be Pastor Leonard Frazier of the Stonewall Baptist Church of Chatom. More...

Church of the Week

Coffeeville Methodist Church

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What are you going to do with Jesus

My mind goes back when Pilate was asking what shall I do with Jesus which is called Christ? (Matthew 27:22) More...

Lifestyle

White-Lueck to marry

Mr. and Mrs. Dale Ennis White of Marbury announce the engagement of their daughter, Carrie Elizabeth White, to Jason Scott Lueck, son of Mr. and Mrs. John William Lueck of San Francisco, Calif. More...

Jackson-Owens to marry Feb. 25

Rethere Gaston of Jackson and Elbert Jackson of Mobile announce the engagement of their daughter, Shaneika R. Jackson of Jackson, to James C. Owens of Biloxi, Miss., son of Ellen Robertson and George Clayton, both of Biloxi. More...

Kennedy-Tanner to wed in Hurley, Miss. church

Steven and Luana Kennedy of Mobile announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Alyne Kennedy, to Zack Tanner, son of Donnie and Debra Tanner of Hurley, Miss. More...

Murder indictment, others issued by grand jury

The Clarke County Grand Jury handed down 174 indictments last week. Of those there was an indictment for murder and two for attempted murder. More...

Part not from crashed airplane

A wing tip off an airplane found in New Prospect by hunters over a week ago came off an airplane piloted by Kliff Stephens of Grove Hill. More...

Two-headed snake

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Sheffield running for commission

Milton Estes Sheffield has announced that he will be a Republican candidate for the District 1 seat on the Clarke County Commission this year. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Area Obituaries

Ferrell Richard Ferrell, Jr., 73, of McIntosh died Jan. 25, 2006 at his residence. More...

Cards of Thanks-Memoriams

Words cannot express the appreciation for all the food, flowers, cards and visits during the loss of our loved one, Willie C. Courtney. More...

Business

December 2005 Unemployment Data

LocationDec. 05Nov. 05Dec. 04 Choctaw County4.6%5.0%7.7% More...

Sports

CPS Gators claim area tourney title

The Clarke Prep School Gators won their fifth straight game and in doing so, capture the AISA Class AA West Area 1 tournament championship. More...

Thomas performs in the clutch for Coffeeville

The Coffeeville Panthers looked to their floor leader Michael Thomas, not once but twice, this past week as they picked up big wins over larger teams. More...

Big game just wasn’t that good

Sports Scene Ross Wood

Was it just me or did the Super Bowl not seem so super this past Sunday? More...

Editorial

Pity—but punish—those who burn or deface churches

Editor

Late last week, one or more arsonists set fire to five rural churches in Bibb and Chilton counties. Three were completely destroyed and two were damaged. More...

Eliminate the lobbyist’s $249.99 day

Our Opinions

A lobbyist in Alabama can spend $91,246.35 annually to court, sway or More...

Incumbents have the lead in collecting campaign donations

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Schools

Gator Fans for December and January

These December Gator Greats brought much joy to their teachers with outstanding behavior even though they were excited about the Christmas season. Keep up the wonderful attitudes in 2006. More...

Clarke Prep honor roll students told announced

Clarke Prep honor roll for the second grading period includes: More...

Spelling bee winners

The District II Spelling Bee was held at Clarke Preparatory School in Grove Hill on Tuesday, Jan. 31. More...