August 21, 2008 RSS feed / Lifestyle

New Arrival Announced

Ingram Lance and Cherish Ingram of Thomasville announce the arrival of a son, Brayden Michael Ingram, born Sunday, July 13, 2008 at 12:42 p.m. at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, Miss. He weighed six lbs., six ozs. More...

Two beauties meet

Margaret Allday represented the Luverne Health and Rehabilita-tion Center in the Ms. Alabama Nursing Home pageant at the Wynfrey Hotel in Birmingham on Aug. 5. Here she is greeted by Amanda Tapley, the reigning Miss Alabama. Mrs. More...

Here are cakes to cheer for!

Memories & Recipes

I was asked to help prepare a fundraising meal for the varsity and junior varsity cheerleaders at Clarke Prep School. Erin, my granddaughter, is one of the junior varsity cheerleaders. More...

Chance Baptist to observe anniversary Happy 1st

Chance & Scyrene

Chance Baptist Church will observe its 48th year church anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 14. The guest speaker for the occasion will be Rev. Ivory James and his church choir and congregation. Anniversary services will begin at 1:45 p.m. More...

Powell-Bagley exchange vows July 26 in Grove Hill church

Kari Michelle Bagley and Matthew James Powell were united in marriage at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, 2008 at Grove Hill Baptist Church. Rev. James Watkins officiated the doublering ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Glenns to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary Saturday at Helms House

On Saturday, August 23, 2008, Billy and Wanda Glenn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversay. They were married on August 23, 1958 in Berwin, Illinois. Their children are Patricia (Gerald) Jones of Butler, Billy (Joy) Glenn Jr. More...

Looking for funds for new sign for 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...

Club members hold annual luncheon and recipe sharing

Ten members of the North Allen Homemakers attended the annual "Tasting Party." New recipes were shared with the other members. The cooks also shared why they chose to make the dishes and if any changes would be made. More...

Open house at Clarke County Pre-K in C'ville

Open House and Parent Orientation for Clarke County Pre-K was held Saturday, Aug. 9. The center is located at 1740 Highway 84 in Coffeeville behind the old elementary school. More...

Ironweed a pretty purple

Gardening With Dora

When I say "ironweed" to a southern gardener, most recoil in horror thinking I am talking about the little dark green-leaved weed that is impossible to pull up. More...

Collecting

Q: I have an old checkers set that was handcrafted a century ago by a woodworker in Ohio. The board and individual pieces are in excellent condition considering the fact that they are so old. Where can I have this set appraised? More...