March 8, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Grove Hill pledges $10,000 annually to Twin Rivers

The Grove Hill Town Council agreed to pledge $10,000 a year for the next five years to support the Twin Rivers Economic Development Partnership during Monday's meeting. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Bulldogs fall in semi-finals

The dreams of clipping the nets after winning a state crown came to an end last Wednesday night for the Clarke County High School Bulldogs as they lost 54- 45 to eventual state champ Madison Academy in Birmingham. More...

CPS Lady Gators take second in PA tourney

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators traveled to Evergreen Monday and made short work of Sparta Academy 17-2. Kay Kay Grocholl led the way at the plate as she went 2-for-4 with a 3- run homer and four RBI. More...

Powell named Sun Belt Player of Week

Troy University second baseman Brooke Powell was named Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 26-March 4. More...

Editorial

Tragic tornadoes

Tornadoes are dangerous, deadly danagerous. Many of us though do not take severe weather warnings seriously enough. Last Thursday's killer storms should be a lesson for all of us. More...

Flocking to Selma

The anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" was observed this past Sunday in Selma, remembering the terrible event on the Edmund Pettis Bridge that helped to spark the Civil Rights Movement and improved rights for black citizens. More...

Running off Dr. Corts

The loss of Dr. Thomas Corts as head of Alabama's much-troubled two-year college system is a tremendous blow to those who want to see the wrongs of the system corrected and improvements made. More...

CCHS Elite Night winners

Clarke County High School held its Elite Night Friday, March 2. More...

Judge DuBose says State Bar no longer has jurisdiction in disciplinary case

The Alabama Supreme Court may likely determine if the Alabama Bar Association has authority to discipline an attorney who is now a sitting circuit judge. More...

Community

Tornado destruction at Miller's Ferry

One dies in March 1 Wilcox County storm that also claimed lives in Enterprise

Homes and trees were completely wiped out in the direct path of the storm. More...

Jackson

Mattie Bell Phelon "Sister" Jackson, 65, of the Choctaw Bluff community of Jackson died Feb. 23, 2007 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 5, 1941. More...

Whittle

Ezekiel Whittle Sr., 64, of St. Stephens died Feb. 25, 2007 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. He was born July 9, 1942. He was born to the late Ozell Whittle and Lessie Wee McClain Whittle. He was a member of Mt. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Auction for Newborns set A Secret Safe Place for Newborns will be holding an auction this year for its second annual fundraiser. Items for the auction are now being collected. More...

Church News

Church Announcements

Pine Chapel spring revival Pine Chapel No. I Baptist Church spring revival will continue Thursday, (tonight), March 8 and end Friday, March 9 at 7 p.m. nightly. Rev. William E. More...

Church of the Week

Horeb Baptist Church - Whatley More...

1. Is the book of Issachar in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. What bread component did Jesus compare with the kingdom of heaven? Yeast, Crust, Gluten, Wheat 3. Which of the 12 tribes of Israel wasn't allotted any land? More...