November 2, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

$250,000 grant will construct Grove Hill senior ctr.

Local senior citizens applauded the news last week that the Town of Grove Hill has been approved to receive a Community Development Block Grant for $250,000. More...

Consultant tells how school supe will be evaluated

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Fall Festival Saturday in Jackson

The annual Jackson Fall Festival is Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and will feature plenty of craft booths and food vendors in the downtown area. More...

West Bend home burns

Coffeeville and West Bend Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a fire at Michael Gilmore's home near West Bend last Sunday. By the time the fire was extinguished the inside of the home had been ravaged by fire, causing a total loss. More...

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Citizen of Year banquet is tonight

The Grove Hill Civitan Club will host the annual Citizen of the Year banquet honoring Mary English More...

Church News

Church of the Week

Antioch Baptist Church

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Church Announcements

St. Peter's Episcopal feast of St. Nicholas set

St. Peter's Episcopal Church located at 200 Hospital Drive in Jackson will have a service and sermon each Sunday at 11 a.m. (Children's Church during the 11 a.m. service. More...

Man's rebellion troubles God

Man did fail God and He was sorry that He had made man. More...

Lifestyle

Marshall-Davis wed in Whatley church

Tawona Davis of Grove Hill and Charley Marshall Jr. of Chance were united in marriage Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006 at Morning Star Baptist Church in Whatley with Rev. Charley Marshall Sr. officiating. More...

Memories & Recipes

Cleaning house? Try these recipes!

Cleaning has taken on a different meaning these days, at least for me. We recently replaced some carpeting with wood floors. More...

Moseley-Berry marry on UNA's Florence campus

Tara Dionne Berry and Davey Lance Moseley were married Sept. 30, 2006 in an outdoor ceremony on the steps of Coby Hall on the campus of the University of North Alabama in Florence. More...

Alma club murder trial underway

A complex murder trial got underway in Circuit Judge Thomas Baxter's court Wednesday morning. More...

Dining with the Powells

Kossie and Andrea Powell were among those taking part in the Grove Hill United Methodist Church's Trunk or Treat Sunday afternoon. See Page 1B for more of the great costumes adults wore to entertain youngsters of all ages! More...

CPS homecoming queen

Janine Kania, a senior, was crowned homecoming queen last Friday night by last year's queen, Heather Robertson, at halftime of the Gators' game with Jackson Academy as her father Dr. Gary Kania looks on. See a picture of the full court inside. More...

Past week's arrests booked through jail told

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail the past week include the following: More...

Homeland Security gives $120,608 to Jackson VFD

The Jackson Volunteer Fire Department has received a $120,608 grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Fire Administration. More...

Nanafalia bridge wreck claims one

A multi-vehicle accident early Monday morning on the Marengo County side of the Nanafalia bridge on Highway 10 resulted in the death of a Dixons Mills man. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Area Obituaries

Calhoun Rev. Robert Charles Calhoun, 70, died Oct. 31, 2006 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. More...

Community

'Bigbee bank erosion meet in Livingston

The sixth meeting in a series of 10 to allow property owners and others to learn about issues that impact stream bank erosion along the Tombigbee River will be held Thursday, Nov. 9 from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. More...

Memoriams

In Loving Memory of Arthur (Dag) Tarvin Jr. October 30, 1928 - More...

Must file for absentee ballot by end of day Thursday, Nov. 2 with circuit clerk

Thursday, Nov. 2 is the last day to file for an absentee ballot to vote in the Nov. 7 election. More...

Editorial

Our Opinion

Here's how we'll vote Tuesday

We recommend Bob Riley's reelection as governor. The Republican incumbent has done a good job. More...

Alabama Scene

Alabamians know how to split ticket

I have covered or been involved in more major state elections than most folks...15 in all...and I don't recall one quite like the one which will settled next Tuesday. More...

Letters To The Editor

Lawyer now supports DuBose judgeship

Dear Editor, Apparently, our Republican Supreme Court feels superior to the voters who elect our public officials. First, they kick out Roy Moore who the people elected. More...

Schools

Clarke's Gerald Stephens a finalist for 'Superintendent of Year' award

The School Superintendents of Alabama (SSA) announces Gerald Stephens, Superintendent of Clarke County Schools, as a finalist for the 2007 Alabama Superintendent of the Year. More...

Clarke Prep homecoming court named

Clarke Prep School celebrated Homecoming last Friday and announced the annual court. More...

Cassandra Dickinson receives master's degree

Cassandra Y. Dickinson has received a masters in education with emphasis in curriculum and instruction from American Intercontinental University. More...