March 2, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Jackson purchasing property for new police department

During the Jackson Police Department%27s annual Police Officer of the Year banquet, Monday, Mayor Richard Long announced that the city was about to purchase property adjacent to city hall for a new police department complex, and Tuesday the city coun More...

Juveniles charged with burglarizing teacher’s home

Four juveniles were arrested in Thomasville last week for breaking into an elementary school teacher More...

Winners of the Clarke County High School Mardi Gras Masquerade Elite Night

Kindergarten through second grade winners were: left to right, Top Beauty, KeAndrea More...

Gatlinburg chapel site of Coleman-Motes vows

Mr. and Mrs. David Coleman of Jackson announce the marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Lynn, to Jason Daniel Motes, son of Kathleen Cobb of Lawley and the late James Cobb and Jeannie and Richard Motes of Selma. More...

Flamboyant relative always brings lots of fun

Memories & Recipes

Almost every family has someone whose personality is very flamboyant, fun-loving and seemingly forever young, no matter the age. Nothing embarrasses these personalities. Nothing is too loud or too colorful. More...

New Arrivals

Gates Mr. and Mrs. Nick (nee Kamie Bumpers) Gates announce the arrival of a son, Connor Marc Gates, born Feb. 3, 2006 at 10:05 a.m. at Jackson Medical Center. He weighed seven lbs. and five ozs. and measured 19 1/2 inches. More...

Flowering corn plant

Audra Paul shown with her 7-year-old corn plant. It bloomed in March of last year, and she didn%27t realize until she was talking with others about her plant blooming that no one she knew had ever seen one bloom. More...

Grove Hill student makes honor roll at Montevallo

Almost 675 University of Montevallo students were named to the honor roll for the fall semester. More...

Railroad repairs planned at Walker Springs crossing

Norfolk Southern Railroad will be making repairs to the railroad crossing on County Road 19 in Walker Springs next week and motorists will need to take precautions during that time, County Engineer Sam Noble told commissioners during the Clarke Count More...

Arrests booked through county jail detailed

The Clarke County Sheriff More...

Sheriff’s posse offers trail ride this Saturday in Washington County

The Clarke County Mounted Sheriff More...

Spring is on the way!

If you look hard you can see bright spots of color as flowers and fruit trees begin to bloom. It is March and the first day of spring is coming soon, on March 20. More...

Mr. and Miss CCHS announced

Clarke County High School also announced the Mr. and Miss CCHS honorees during the Elite Night ceremonies. Those chosen were: second runners-up Justin Davis and Jessica Moore; Mr. More...

Tanner - Kennedy united in Mississippi church

Rebecca Alyne Kennedy and Zackery Neil Tanner were united in marriage on Feb. 18, 2006 at Magnolia Springs Assembly of God in Hurley, Miss. More...

Southern Arts Bazaar March 10-11

The Southern Art Bazaar and Workshop will have More...

GH Arts council outlines photo contest

The Arts Council of Grove Hill will sponsor a photography contest April 2006. It is the desire of The Arts Council of Grove Hill to promote an interest in art through photography. Your Own Backyard is defined as Clarke County, Alabama. More...