January 31, 2008 RSS feed / Lifestyle

Alfords celebrate 50th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. James (nee Annie Ott) Alford will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 1, 2008. The couple was married in Thomasville on Feb. 1, 1958. A celebration will be held in their honor from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. More...

Troy honors area students

Troy State University has announced its honor students, according to Dr. Ed Roach, Senior Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost. More...

Duke celebrates 89th birthday

Mrs. Lillian Knight Duke celebrated her 89th birthday in January. Duke was a resident of Clarke County for 86 years. She now resides at the Durham Regent, a retirement facility for independent living in Durham, N.C. Contributed Photo More...

Area students earn UA honors

A total of 4,949 students enrolled during the fall 2007 semester at The University of Alabama made the Dean's List with academic records of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale), or the President's List with academic records of 4.0 (all As). More...

Bonner, Keahey donate flags to CCHS

Jake Paul, Beta Club president, FBLA president, Yearbook editor and graduating senior, took it upon himself to write to Congressman Jo Bonner requesting new flags to be flown at Clarke County High School. More...

UM calls for art entries

The University of Mobile is calling for entries of original artwork from artists in seven southern states for the first annual University of Mobile Juried Art Exhibition. More...

New Arrivals

Lula Leatherbury Payne Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Frazier Payne (nee Lesley Leatherbury Acker) of Mobile, announce the arrival of a daughter, Lula Leatherbury, Jan. 3, 2008, at the Mobile Infirmary Medical Center. She weighed 6 lbs., 9 oz. More...

Democrat enacts new policies for printing weddings effective Jan. 1

The Clarke County Democrat is imposing new guidelines for wedding publications effective Jan. 1, 2008. Wedding articles should be submitted within four weeks of the wedding to be published without charge along with a photograph. More...