June 21, 2007 RSS feed / Community

Woodard awarded Industry Alliance scholarship

Alabama Southern Community College and Weyer- haeuser Company recently announced Ms. More...

Folk Life Festival June 30 in Camden

Black Belt Treasures will host a Folk Life Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 30 in Camden. More...

Elaborate playground planned for new Pine City Park in Jackson

Block party set for Friday is fundraiser for the new park

Jackson citizens and city officials are working together to build a new city park that will include a huge playground as well as other features. More...

Pedestrian struck on Old Line Road

Lawmen and paramedics were called Friday to the report of a man being hit by a vehicle while he was walking along the Old Line Road. More...

Rain welcomed in a dry land

Grove Hill and much of Clarke County received much-needed rain Tuesday. Individual rain gauges in Grove Hill recorded as much as four and five inches Tuesday. The downpours were extremely heavy at times, as indicated by the photos. More...

Tombigbee Region added to Alabama Rural Action Commission

Gerald Dial, executive director of the Alabama Rural Action Commission, announced the addition of the Tombigbee Region to the Alabama Rural Action Commission (ARAC). More...

Scholarship winners announced

Dr. John A. Johnson, President, Alabama Southern Community College recently announced the 2007 scholarship recipients for the Alabama Southern Industry Alliance for a Technologically Advanced Workforce. More...

American Legion BBQ July 4 in Thomasville

The American Legion BBQ will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 4 at Post 112 on Legion Drive in Thomasville. You can purchase barbecue by the pound or by the plate and enjoy entertainment and activities throughout the day. More...

USDA-FSA committee nomination process begins

Wyatt Hendry, County Executive Director of the Clarke/Washington County Farm Service Agency (FSA) Office, recently announced that agricultural producers can nominate eligible candidates to serve on USDA-FSA county committees now through Aug. More...

Circuit judges hold sentencing and restitution hearings

Sentencing and restitution hearings were held in Clarke County Circuit Court Tuesday, June 5. More...

Acceptance Loan looking into car loan 'irregularities' at unidentified branch

Thomasville-based United Security Bancshares has acknowledged that it is looking into irregularities of loan fraud in its subsidiary, Acceptance Loan Co., and has launched an internal investigation. More...

Arrests of past week detailed

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail include: Jamie Bernard Abston, child support/ court cost, arrested by the Clarke County Sheriff's Dept. More...

Correction

In last week's article on the disappearance of James Foreman, lawmen stated he was last seen with two white males. More...

GH Council to help museum with hiring of tourism director

The Grove Hill Town Council voted in favor of hiring a director of tourism and historical preservation during Monday night's meeting. Part of the director's duties will include serving as curator of the Clarke County Museum. More...