April 26, 2007 RSS feed / Community

Career Tech teachers talk with business leaders about good work skills

Clarke County Career Tech teachers met recently with local business and education leaders to discuss skills that they look for in an employee. More...

Jackson donates to HIPPY

The City of Jackson has contributed $5,000 to the HIPPY program that is being developed in Clarke County. More...

Jackson Police Dept. detail cases and incidents investigated in '06

The Jackson Police Department has released its statistics for the period of January through December 2006. Out of 423 total cases, 12 were found to be unfounded. Of the remaining 411, 217 were resolved. More...

Harvard professor with Grove Hill ties wins prestigious economics award

A Harvard University economics professor whose mother grew up in Grove Hill and whose grandparents lived here for years has been awarded one of economics' top prizes. More...

Seismic company looking for oil under Jackson High

The Clarke County Board of Education last Thurday approved a contract with Mayne & Mertz for a seismic and geophysical survey at Jackson High School during last week's meeting. More...

Man previously arrested for theft now charged with sex offenses

A man arrested several weeks ago on theft charges has been arrested again, this time on sexually related charges. More...

T'ville police arrest man on sexual abuse charge

Thomas Earl Peters was arrested April 17 for sexual abuse first degree. "The victim is a three-year-old child. The parents of the victim reported the crime to us," said Thomasville Police Department Investigator Shane Lindsey. More...

Merchants' promotions

Merchants Bank recently announced three promotions. Above, Merchants President Craig Scruggs (center) poses with Stacey Dement (left) and Michael Bedwell. More...

LP looking for workers as OSB plant moves closer to completion by late 2007

For those who have been asking, the answer to when will Louisiana-Pacific begin hiring for its OSB mill is now. The company is looking for about 110 hourly employees to work at the plant and has already had a couple of application sessions. More...