September 13, 2007 RSS feed / Community

Drug Court option will be available to county defendants in 2008

The creation of a new Drug Court in Clarke County was announced at Monday's work session of the Clarke County Commission. The year-long program will begin Jan. 1, 2008. More...

Jackson Council asked to contribute $25,000 to CCDF

Judy Graham addressed the Jackson City Council, Tuesday, concerning the accomplishments of the Clarke County Development Foundation (CCDF) and asked city leaders to consider contributing $25,000 to the organization's efforts. More...

Fulton Council to have street, parking lot resurfaced

The Fulton Town Council voted Tuesday night to spend an additional $40,000 on resurfacing a parking lot and city street. More...

Crawford wants to promote healthy lifestyle

Alabama has the third highest rate of adult obesity at 29.4 percent and the 11th highest rate of overweight youths (ages 10-17) at 16.7 percent in the nation, according to a new report by Trust for America's Health. More...

Command Sgt. Major Dennis King to be assigned to Fort Hood

The Army released the 2007 Senior Army NCOs promotion results on Aug. 21, out of the 3,618 records reviewed only 773 were recommended for promotion, and to attend the Sergeant Major's Academy. More...

CARD OF THANKS

I would like to thank everyone who participated in the benefit singing held Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Mackey Branch No. 1 Baptist Church in my honor. Bertha Davis More...

Hines selected for RLI membership

J. Hudson Hines, of Hudson Hines Real Estate and Timber of Monroeville has been selected for membership by the Realtors Land Institute (RLI) headquartered in Chicago, Ill. More...

House Speaker Hammett to visit Grove Hill Sept. 25

State Rep. and Speaker of the House Seth Hammett, D-Andalusia, will visit Grove Hill Tuesday, Sept. 25. Hammett will be speaking at the Clarke County Courthouse at 3:30 p.m. on a variety of state issues. More...

Thomasville City Council rejects fire station renovation bid

The Thomasville City Council voted Monday to reject bids for renovation of Fire Station No. 2. The lowest bid was from Assurance Service Inc. of Thomasville with $241,144. The estimated budget for the project was $150,000. More...

14-year-old charged with Fulton home break-in

A 14-year-old juvenile was arrested Sept. 5 for the break-in of a home in Fulton. Ethel May Jefferson returned from work to her home at 169 Regency Drive. More...

Chance & Scyrene

Grandsons travel with Mrs. Taite to Mobile

Mrs. Maxie Taite of Chance recently enjoyed a three day visit from two of her grandsons and a family friend. Tyrone and Andre Jackson are the sons of Mrs. Taite's dec eased daughter, Diane. More...

Grove Hill mural to showcase wildlife

A mural is being painted on the side of the Keahey Law Office on the Courthouse Square in Grove Hill that will salute Clarke County's natural beauty and abundant wildlife. Local artists Johanna Bush and Sharon Dozier are painting the mural. More...