November 30, 2006 RSS feed / Community

Mayor gets turkey for Farm-City Week

Ronnie Hare, left, representing the Alabama Farmer's Federation presents Grove Hill Mayor Lamar Hudson, left, with a turkey in recognition of National Farm-City Week, Nov. 17-23. More...

Push on for center turn lane on 43 north of Jackson

The City of Jackson is promoting the extension of a center turn lane on Highway 43 from north Jackson to the McVay Road. More...

Part-time turnover in 911 office discussed

It was noted during the Clarke County 911 Board meeting Monday that there was a high turnover of part-time employees at the 911 center. More...

Slayton-Brown say vows in Fitzpatrick

Melanie Ann Brown and Andrew Russell Slayton were united in marriage in an outdoor ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2006 at 6 p.m. at Bucksnort Plantation in Fitzpatrick. Pastor Larry Davidson of Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Ramer officiated. More...

Bailey-Bedwell united in marriage Oct. 28

Mary Elizabeth Bedwell and Christopher Carroll Bailey IV were united in marriage on Oct. 28, 2006 at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Mobile. Officiating the 2 p.m. ceremony was the Very Rev. Michael L. Farmer. More...

Coffeeville

Lots of visiting over Thanksgiving

Mrs. Carol Fortin of Titusville, Fla. has r e t u r n e d home after visiting her sister, Ms. Janice Smarr for several days. Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Beverly and Bera, Mr. and Mrs. Brent Beverly and Kayden, all of Greenwood, S.C. More...

Diabetic education and support group meets weekly at hospital

A Diabetes Education/Support group meets the first Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. For more information call 251-275-3191, ext. 507. More...

Tasty souffles a great dessert

Editor's note: The last few lines of this recipe were cut off last week. The recipe is reprinted in its entirety for those who make want to make this tasty dessert. More...

Fulton's Christmas Parade

Old cars, marching bands, pretty girls, kids, senior citizens and more were all a part of Fulton's Christmas Parade Saturday. Santa Claus was on hand too (see his picture on the front page). Jackson's parade is Friday, Thomasville's Saturday. More...

Adoptions get focus this month

The Department of Human Resources (DHR) placed more than 380 children with adoptive families during Fiscal Year 2006. The agency placed 325 children with adoptive families in Fiscal 2005 and 315 in Fiscal Year 2004. More...

Alabama Retail Association to honor state law officer

The Alabama Retail Association recently announced nominations are being accepted to recognize one of Alabama's outstanding law enforcement officers with the "Law Enforcement Officer of the Year," or LEO Award. More...

Clarke County Records

Marriage license applications Amos Walter Overman, to Patricia Ann Braswell; Jeffery Ray Merida, to Tawan Lanice Stokes. More...

Highway 69 wreck ejects four from SUV

State Troopers are investigating a single vehicle crash that occurred in Clarke County around 1:25 a.m. Saturday. More...

More regional airport talk

County votes to join with Grove Hill and T'ville to work on possibility

Clarke County Commissioners voted during Tuesday's meeting in favor of partnering with Grove Hill and Thomasville to possibly build a regional airport in the county. More...

Quiet holiday for lawmen in Thomasville

Thanksgiving week was quiet in Thomasville with Thomasville police officers making only one arrest. Rafphel Deontari Blackmon was arrested Nov. 24 for DUI. More...

Memories & Recipes

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year!

Christmas is the season for sharing and caring. I get tired of the retail rat race each year, even though I participate. I look forward to having the holiday decorations all up and the presents wrapped and placed under the tree. More...

Tavis - Overton wed in Gulf Shores Oct. 7

Marian Melissa Overton and Anthony Michael Tavis were united in marriage on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006 in a beachside ceremony at the Gulf Shores Plantation on Fort Morgan Road in Gulf Shores. Parents of the couple are Mr. and Mrs. More...

Pilkington-Roberts exchange wedding vows in Camden

The marriage of Rachel Roberts and Rhett Pilkington took place October 28, 2006 at 4 p.m. at the GainesRidge Dinner Club in Camden, with Rob Jackson officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mike Roberts and Mr. and Mrs. More...

Richards DAR House to hold Christmas events this Saturday and Sunday

The Richards DAR House Museum in Mobile will hold its annual Christmas celebration Saturday, Dec. 2 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Each room of the 1860 Italianate townhouse at 256 N. More...

FINALWEDDING PLANS TOLD

Mott-Vick to marry Saturday in T'ville

Allison Lea Mott and Jeremy Slade Vick will exchange marriage vows Saturday, Dec. 2 at 5 p.m. at Thomasville United Methodist Church. Miss Mott is the daughter of Mr. Vivian Mott of Thomasville and Mrs. Patsy Fulghum of Lake Watree, S.C. Mr. More...

'Scale Back' at Grove Hill Hospital

Almost one-fourth of all adults in Alabama are obese, making this state's population one of the most unhealthy in the nation. Starting Jan. More...