July 6, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Mother to give kidney to daughter

True mothers are giving. They give their children life and as they grow, unconditional love, time, and anything their children need. They give of themselves, without question or reservation. More...

Most of state drought disaster area

Governor Bob Riley and Commissioner Ron Sparks of the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries on Friday expressed their appreciation to U.S. More...

Special Sections

Sports

North Clarke all-stars head to district tournament

The North Clarke 14-year-old all-stars lost 10-2 to host team Jackson last Sunday but still advanced to the district tournament in Daphne this coming week. More...

Press box burns

stand at Hudson Park burned Saturday night. According to More...

You can learn alot from a shed snake skin

Few creatures inspire a thrill or, for many, a chill more readily than snakes. The snake's public relations woes are well documented in the writings of many early civilizations, most prominently in the Christian Bible. More...

Church News

Church of the Week-

Jackson Church of Christ More...

Starting the journey takes first step

It has been said that the joumey of a 100 miles begins with a single step. My family and I have been making a lot of first steps lately; More...

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bethel Baptist homecoming Bethel Baptist Church will have homecoming Sunday, July 9 at 10:30 a.m. with Endless Praise singing followed with preaching and dinner at the noon hour. Bring a covered dish and worship with them. Rev. More...

Still no arrest for courthouse bomb threat

Although local lawmen quickly picked up a suspect in the courthouse bombing threat made last Wednesday, June 28, he was released when he provided a substantiated alibi of his whereabouts that day. More...

Judge-elect in accident

Democrat nominee and apparent circuit judge-elect Stuart C. More...

Dry conditions keep firefighters hopping

Area firefighters were called out several times to fight grass and woods fires along Highway 43 Friday. The fires were thought to be started by sparks that came from a car being towed. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Area Obituaries

Ambrose Sarah Davis Ambrose, 101, of Grove Hill died June 29, 2006 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. More...

Community

C'ville taxidermist honored

Calvin Guy of Coffeeville was recognized by the Alabama Taxidermy Association during its convention in Huntsville, June 22-24. He was given the McKenzie Taxidermy Supply Distinguished Services Award for 2006. More...

Cards of Thanks

We would like to thank God and all our friends around the area for the benefit gospel singing that was done for us on June 10, 2006, Amos and Delouise Johnson organized every detail including a recliner and rocking chair for us to sit in. More...

AUM center details demographical, health statistics for state, counties

According to data recently released from Auburn University Montgomery's Center for Demographic Research, the population of people 20 years and younger has decreased over the past 50 years, and the population of those 65 and older has increased. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

Gosport reunion The Gosport Community Improvement Center, Incorporated (GCIC, Inc.) will host the Eighth Semi-Annual Alabama Family and Friends Reunion beginning More...

Editorial

Much has been made of ad that was meant to be simple thank you Dear Editor,

Outside of Alabama and Auburn Football, I never knew that one ad in a newspaper could or would be so misconstrued by certain individuals. Jim Cox's column in The South Alabamian was correct and to the point. More...

Family reunions unite generations

Families of generations are now preparing to gather together to reminisce after months, and in some cases years of being apart, to celebrate what has now become sacred to us, family reunions. More...

Alabama Scene

More than a parking ticket for Siegelman and Scrushy

On Wednesday former Gov. Don Siegelman, in one of his frequent interviews outside the Federal Courthouse in Montgomery, turned a clever phrase: "This jury won't give me as much as a parking ticket." More...