April 12, 2007 RSS feed / Community

Longtime West Clarke Water board member booted from expanded board

By Jim Cox The Clarke County Commission rejected reappointing a longtime board member of the West Clarke Water Authority and appointed another individual to the board instead. More...

Thomasville police detail arrests from the week of April 2-8

The Thomasville Police Department's arrest report for the week of April 2-8 is listed. More...

Easter parade at CPS

Clarke Preparatory School held its annual Easter parade of grades K-4 through fourth grade last Thursday morning. More...

Mobile orchestra to perform April 26 at CCHS auditorium

Bay Area Strings Community Orchestra brings the sounds of classical strings to Clarke County on Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m. at Clarke County High School's Sage Auditorium. More...

Lindsey provides $10,000 to CHS

State Sen. Pat Lindsey, D-Butler, recently presented Coffeeville High School Principal Janice Richardson with a $10,000 grant to be used to purchase computers. More...

Repeat offender gets 20 years for sexual assault of 6-year-old

A man charged with sexual abuse of a six-year-old girl decided at the last minute not to let his case go to trial Tuesday and pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 20 years in the state penitentiary as a habitual offender. More...

69-year-old knocked in head with tire tool and robbed of $600

A local businessman was knocked out with a tire tool and robbed of $600 Saturday near his home and shop in the Mt. Zion community west of Grove Hill. More...

Scale Back Alabama boasts local combined weight loss of 396 lbs.

"Scale Back Alabama" Clarke County community participants lost a combined weight of 396.76 pounds during the program. Weight loss at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital totaled 209.46 pounds. More...

Delinquent tax list in this week's paper

Many steps from Dec. 31 to courthouse steps sale May 1

A list of delinquent property taxes are being advertised in this issue of The Democrat and will continue for two more weeks until the May 1 sale date. Ad valorem- or property- taxes are due each Oct. 1 and become delinquent Dec. 31. More...

Arrests booked through county jail

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail include: Charles Nolan Anderson, domestic violence, third degree, harassment, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff's Dept. More...

Confederates gather in Whatley

On Sunday afternoon, April 1, Clarke County's Pvt. James C. Anderson Camp 1489, Sons of Confederate Veterans held a Confederate Memorial Day observance at Horeb Baptist Church in Whatley. More...