May 22, 2008 RSS feed / Community

Thomasville police detail arrests

Arrests listed from the Thomasville Police Department for the week of May 12-18 include: Christy Lynd Callaway, unlawful manufacturing of a controlled substance (warrant), unlawful possession of anhydrous ammonia (warrant), arrested May 15. More...

Detlefsen receives scholarship

Hannah Elizabeth Detlefsen, of Thomasville, was recently awarded a 2008 Emmett and Carolyn Clinkscales Scholarship by the Bryan Whitfield Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, of Demopolis. More...

Brooks inducted into University of Alabama sorority

Miranda L. Brooks of Grove Hill, the daughter of Randy and Karen Brooks, has been inducted into Xi Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa on April 18. More...

Grace Haskew remembered

Chance & Scyrene

Condolences are extended to the family of Mrs. Grace Haskew who passed away recently. Funeral services for her were held Sunday, May 18 from the Chapel of Lathan Funeral Home in Grove Hill. Mrs. More...

Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park

Bibb County cabins and RV sites offer a close, inexpensive weekend getaway

With gas prices pushing toward $4 a gallon, it may be hard for a lot of families to take a long vacation this summer. Not to fear, there are plenty of nice places to visit close to home right here in Alabama. More...

Local hospital celebrates employees

The annual employee picnic was held May 15 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. Activities were planned all week long for employees in recognition of National Hospital Week. More...

WWII vet to get CHS diploma

An 83-year-old World War II veteran will receive a high school diploma from Coffeeville High School during commencement exercises at Panther Stadium Thursday (tonight) evening. James Dunagan dropped out of high school to join the Navy in 1943. More...

Historical Society to meet in Coffeeville

The Clarke County Historical Society will hold its May meeting in Coffeeville on Sunday, May 25 in recognition of Coffeeville's bicentennial. The group will meet at Ulcanush Baptist Church at 2:30 p.m. More...

Architects will map out new industrial park

The Grove Hill Town Council approved Tuesday the payment of $3,900 for architects Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood of Montgomery to map out a proposed Mid-Clarke Industrial Park. More...

Bradford receives promotion

Gulf Coast Truck and Equipment Company has announced that John Douglas "Doug" Bradford of Dickinson has been promoted to General Manager, covering locations in Mobile,, Pine Hill, Dothan and Montgomery. More...

Demopolis woman charged with forgery, deceptive business practices

Annetta Thedford Rowser, 57, has been arrested on a number of charges relating to a property deed. Rowser represented a woman who presented a forged land deed. More...

WHMS band members participate in UNA Honor Band

Aaron Gregory, Raven Allen, and Avery Gregory traveled to Florence on the weekend of April 25-27 to represent the Wilson Hall Middle School Band in the University of North Alabama Honor Band. More...

Congressman Bonner addresses graduates of Clarke Prep

Congressman Jo Bonner (photo at left) was the guest speaker May 16 at commencement exercises for Clarke Preparatory School at Hamilton Field. "Let me address what is on the mind of these graduating seniors...how long is this speaker going to talk? More...