May 10, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Brother charged in sister's death

A brother has been charged with wreckless murder following a onevehicle accident that killed his sister on Chastang Hill east of Jackson Saturday. More...

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Sports

Lady Gators end season at state

Senior Dunagan named to the all-tourney team

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators dropped both of their games in the AISA Class AAA state softball tournament last Friday at Lagoon Park in Montgomery. In the final game Clarke Prep lost 10-4 to Macon-East. More...

Sports Scene

Mrs. Huggins had an impact on my life

If you are fortunate in your life, you get to meet and know some extraordinary people. Or at least if you open your eyes then you have that luxury. More...

Red Sox edge Royals 16-15

The Red Sox beat the Royals 16-15 on Reece Powell's 2-run home run in the bottom of the sixth in Grove Hill Dixie Youth coach-pitch action Monday night. The Red Sox scored six runs in the bottom of the sixth for a come from behind victory. More...

Records

Arrests booked through Clarke Jail

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail this past week include: Alvin Jerome Adams, public intoxication, arrested by Thomasville Police Dept. More...

Thomasville police report detailed

Thomasville Police Department reported one felony arrest and 10 misdemeanor arrests over the past week. More...

Dry counties' TVA funds in jeopardy

Clarke County and 14 other dry counties could soon lose a sizeable chunk of their general fund budgets if a legislative bill passes that would end Tennessee Valley Authority funding. More...

Clarke County Junior Miss

Clarke County High School juniors did well in the Clarke County Junior Miss program Saturday, capturing four of the top awards during the program at the school's Sage Auditorium in Grove Hill. More...

New steel mill location to be known Friday

Alabamians should know when they wake up Friday morning whether or not a $2.9 billion German steel mill will be built on the Tombigbee River in Calvert or on the Mississippi River in south Louisiana. More...

Community

Antioch accident injures 3 Tuesday

Three men were injured in an accident on Highway 43 Tuesday morning. Thomas Creighton of Whatley was driving the 1989 Ford pickup that ran into the back end of a 2005 Ford pickup, driven by Timateo A. Ramos of Auburn. More...

Former JHS principal hurt in accident

Former Jackson High School Principal Robert Hagood was seriously injured in an automobile crash Tuesday, May 8, around 1:05 p.m., at the intersection of Highways 43 and 177 in Jackson. According to Jackson Police Sgt. More...

Shooting out of Jax airport beacon not only aggravating and costly but dangerous too

The City of Jackson is having to spend money to replace the beacon at the W.E. Stewart Airport after it was shot out by someone using a high-powered rifle. More...

Editorial

Alabama Scene

Folsom pushes Senate to act

If you are a baseball fan you could call it a walk-off home run…a bottom of the ninth inning home run which won the game. More...

Louisiana politics?

The Alabama State Senate continues to be an embarrassment to every hardworking Alabamian as the 35 senators bicker and fuss like children among themselves, ignoring important legislation. More...

Assassinating reform

The Alabama Senate isn't the only group acting irresponsibly and not in the state's best interest. More...