March 2, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

C-M Gas workers oppose proposed leave policies

The Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas Board approved a revised employee handbook, with the exception of sections on sick leave and bereavement leave, during its Feb. 20 meeting. More...

Fire call to local church scares firemen, others

Local fire fighters got a bad scare late Saturday night when dispatchers called out that there was a church fire on Highway 43 at Toddtown. More...

Policy committee to address cell phone usage in schools and citizens appearing before BOE

Superintendent Gerald Stephens told members of the Clarke County Board of Education, during Thursday More...

Special Sections

Sports

Bulldogs end hoops run

The dreams of a trip to Birmingham for the state finals came up short last Wednesday for the Clarke County High School Bulldogs as they lost 48-38 to the Midfield Patriots. More...

Clarke Prep Gators down Sumter 5-4

The Clarke Prep School Gators evened their record to 1-1 on the season as they beat Sumter Academy 5-4 last Thursday in Grove Hill. More...

Clarke County drops tight game with Excel

The Clarke County High School Bulldog More...

Editorial

Characters near and far are moving on

Editor

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Another chance

Our Opinions

Just a few days ago it looked as though constitutional reform was dead when a House committee deadlocked 7-7 on a bill that would let citizens decide whether or not to call a constitutional convention to rewrite the outdated and cumbersome 1901 docum More...

Is Don really gaining or is Lucy just slipping?

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T’ville council supports bill to let citizens vote wet-dry

No public opposition to resolution but one council member votes

Despite expectations of a vigorous debate over alcohol sales in Thomasville, a second step towards a referendum on the issue was met with little fanfare Monday night. More...

CCHS beauties

Clarke County High School held its Elite Night Beauty Review recently. Senior high winners are pictured. More...

Averett to run for commission

Elma Averett of Grove Hill has announced his intention to run as a Democratic candidate for Clarke County Commission District 1. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Area Obituaries

Lucas Mary Louise House Lucas, 65, of Jackson died Feb. 25, 2006. More...

Community

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...

Calendar

Calendar

Timber tax seminar

The Clarke County Chapter of the Alabama Treasure Forest Association will be hosting a Timber Tax Seminar on Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m. at the Alabama Forestry Commission office just north of Grove Hill on Old Hwy. 5. More...

Church News

Overstreet, Leonard to perform at benefit

The Haven benefit coming up at Pineview Baptist Church Friday, March 3 will feature two musical talents who are no strangers to this area. More...

Announcements

St. Peter to celebrate pastor

St. Peter Baptist Church family of Allen will celebrate the 13th anniversary of its pastor, Rev. Matthew Davis and Sis. Geraldine Davis beginning Thursday, (today), March 2 at 7 p.m. with a More...