August 7, 2008 RSS feed / Community

Four arrested in Jax gang rape case

Four people have been arrested in connection with an alleged gang rape and theft that occurred at the Harper Development Center (Old Harper High School) more than a week ago. More...

Correction: Elma ... not Alma

Emily Steadham's father is Elma Averett, a Clarke County Commissioner. He is not Alma Everett, but that is an interesting mangling of the name. More...

International Paper completes purchase of Weyerhaeuser assets, including Pine Hill mill

International Paper has completed its $6 billion purchase of some Weyerhaeuser Company operations, including the 400- employee paper mill at Pine Hill. The sale included containerboard mills, box plants and recycling plants. More...

HUB Zone to be touted at conference

Did you realize that virtually all counties in rural Southwest Alabama, north and east of the City of Mobile and Baldwin County, are designated as Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUB) Zone counties? More...

Drive on to raise funds for new activities sign at CCHS

The members of the Class of 1977 are partnering with the Clarke County High School leadership team to purchase a new activities sign for the school. More...

Clarke Grand Jurors hearing record 395 cases this week

Clarke County Grand Jurors have their work cut out for them this week—a record 395 cases to consider for possible criminal indictments. This is the most cases ever presented in Clarke County, said District Attorney Spencer Walker. More...

Alabama Power line falls Tuesday

An Alabama Power electrical line fell on Cobb Street between Jackson Street and Church Street Tuesday afternoon. Lights blinked but many businesses and homes were unaffected. More...

Could Hopkins have buried wife in Jackson grave before moving body to Mobile freezer?

A Mobile preacher arrested last week and charged with murder after the body of a woman believed to be his wife was found in his freezer, once lived in Jackson, according to local law enforcement authorities. More...

Crimson Tide's B. J. Stabler to receive BA degree Saturday

Brandon Jamar Stabler (B.J.), son of James and Marilyn Stabler of Fulton will graduate from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration. More...