October 11, 2007 RSS feed / Community

Correction

Two women named in an article about an argument at the Diamond gas station in last week's paper were not the women involved. Information given to The Democrat was incorrect. More...

Jackson Fire Prevention Court presented

The Jackson Fire Department presented the Fire Prevention Queen and her court during its annual banquet at the H.W. Pearce Memorial Park Assembly House Tuesday, Oct. 9. More...

Kilgore honored

Recently, the Clarke County Farmers Federation honored Fred Kilgore at its annual meeting. Kilgore served as the vice-president for the federation. He will continue to serve as director emeritus. More...

WH students maintain weather station

A weather station at Wilson Hall Middle School is maintained by the Sixth Grade officers of the Student Government Association. Pictured are Caleb Smith, president; Bailey Newton, vice president; and Anna Stifflemire, secretary. More...

Five Jackson juveniles arrested for burglaries

Five Jackson juveniles have been arrested and charged with committing a number of burglaries dating back to June of this year. More...

Prank E-911 calls constant headache for dispatchers

Prank calls are a constant problem for Clarke County E-911, Coordinator Becky Neugent said Tuesday. Pre-school children in Grove Hill recently made 25 wireless calls in one day to the system. More...

Teens arrested in theft of guns from T'ville business

Four Thomasville teenagers have been arrested and charged with breaking into Dunn's Sporting Goods and stealing 43 guns. More...

Monroe Countian charged with impersonating officer

A Monroe County man was arrested by Clarke County deputies Tuesday for impersonating a police officer. According to Deputy Jim Mundie, Joe Lewis Andrews Jr. went with a friend to a woman's house on Old Ranch Road in Whatley. More...

Thomasville Police Department reports arrests over the past week

The following arrests were reported by Thomasville Police Department: Bennie Lee Woodgett, theft of property, second degree, arrested Oct. More...

AlaTax to administer business licenses in Jackson in addition to collecting sales taxes

A private tax-collecting business has been collecting Jackson's municipal sales taxes for some time. Starting in January, AlaTax will also be collecting business license fees and issuing licenses. More...

C-M Gas board looks to approve budget next meeting

Members of the Clarke- Mobile Counties Gas District Board of Directors were given a copy of the 2007-08 budget during Monday's meeting. The budget for the upcoming fiscal year will be approved at the next meeting. More...

Suspect arrested in T'ville robbery

An inmate from Life Tech in Thomasville was arrested Tuesday for an early morning robbery at The Super Stop on Highway 43 South. The incident occurred at approximately 12:50 a.m. Tuesday, according to Thomasville Police Chief Billy Hicks. More...

County disabled workers recognized

The Clarke County Commission approved Tuesday a proclamation that Oct. 17 will be declared Disability Mentoring Day. The proclamation recognizes people with disabilities who contribute to the workforce. More...

C'ville recognizes firefighters, names maids

Roger Fore (left in bottom photo) was named "Fireman of the Year" Oct. More...

Inspirational music for a great cause

The annual Fall Gospel Singing was held Oct. 6 to benefit the Fulton Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad. Performers included Wayne Campbell (top left), the Glory Road Quartet (top middle), firefighter Donald Pugh (top right), Rev. More...