June 29, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Palmer Bedsole dies at his Gosport farm

Well-known Mobile businessman, civic leader and philanthropist Massey Palmer Bedsole Jr. died of an apparent heart attack Saturday at his Gosport farm on the Clarke-Monroe county line. He was 77. More...

Thomasville Police detail past week's arrests

The Thomasville Police Department reported five arrests over the past week. More...

Jackson mayor itemizes uses of alcohol revenue

As the one-year of legalized alcohol sales in Jackson approaches, Mayor Richard Long took the opportunity to point out a number of projects benefiting local schools and senior citizens, for which the revenues collected by the city have been used duri More...

Turpentine harvesting a thing of the past

The last turpentine harvester in Alabama told how he, his father and his grandfather made their living for decades by collecting resin from pine trees in Washington County. More...

Card of Thanks-Honoraiums

We would like to take this time to thank all of those who sent flowers, food, phone calls, visits, cards and prayers during the loss of our beloved Mother and Grandmother, Edith Walker. May God richly bless each and everyone of you. More...

Forestry Museum gets a donation

French Downey, right, president of the Community Study Club presented a donation to the Alabama Forestry Museum. Kerry Reid, left, is director of the museum. More...

Clarke gets $1.5 million in EDA funds

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-AL), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, recently announced that the U.S. More...

Sally gets a home!

Sally has a home! Amanda Newton said Tommie and Jean Smith of Coffeeville have "adopted" the orphan that was found along an old logging road west of Grove Hill and was fed and watered by Amanda and other concerned animal lovers. More...

$500 fine possible for littering

According to current Alabama law, persons can be cited for violating the roadside litter statute and fined $500 through the issuance of a ticket by a law enforcement officer. More...

County Records

Marriage license applications Adolph Cowan, to Belinda Cobbs; Daniel Franklin J. More...