December 4, 2008 RSS feed / Community

Responsibilities come with pet ownership

It's getting to be that time of year again! Before you give a puppy or kitten for Christmas you should think about this. More...

Thanks to everyone for shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child

We would like to thank everyone who prepared a shoebox for Operation Christmas Child. We would also like to say a special thanks to every person who volunteered a few hours at the local drop-off location. More...

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The new Laurie Carleton Park adjacent to the Courthouse Square will host a Christmas tree for the season and Santa Claus after the parade Thursday evening. More...

Turner completes navy training

S.R. Jake Turner, a graduate of Clarke Preparatory School has completed his Naval Basic Training at Great Lakes, Ill. on Nov. 12. He will complete his education at Fort Jackson, S.C. Dec. 12. He is the son of Cheryl Turner of Grove Hill. More...

Greer's Grove Hill Market Grand Opening

Renovated store formally dedicated Wednesday, Dec. 3

Catherine Neal, Grove Hill's Citizen of the Year, helped draw for door prizes. More...

Jackson Police Chief Burge recognizes heroes

Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge presented three police officers and a civilian with commendations for their roles in rescuing a woman who attempted suicide by jumping from the McCorquodale Bridge into the Tombigbee River in September. More...

Grove Hill committees, boards, employees are named

Grove Hill Mayor Jerry Newton announced the assignment of council members to various committees at Monday's council meeting as well as other boards that include citizens. More...

Calvin Guy burned over 50% of body but improving

Calvin Guy is doing better after suffering second degree burns to over 50 percent of his body last week. More...

Final wedding plans

Dixon-Smith Victoria Lynn Dixon and Damaine Orlando Smith will exchange wedding vows Saturday, Dec. 6 at 3 p.m. at Acks Chapel C.M.E. in Gordo. Miss Dixon is the daughter of Rev. J.P. and Mozelle Dixon of Reform. Mr. More...

Hospital Auxiliary ending year on a busy note

The Grove Hill Memorial Hospital Auxiliary meetings at the end of the year were busy meetings. One was a work session in which invitations to participate in the 17th annual Tree Lighting Project were folded and stuffed into addressed envelopes. More...

Chicken Little and 'Cow Tax'

Following a week's worth of speculation and a media frenzy on a proposed "cow tax" in the form of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sanctions, the Alabama Cattlemen's Association is urging cattlemen in Alabama to address the issue with calm aft More...

Jordan graduates basic training

Ashley Jordan is a 2008 graduate of Jackson High School. She graduated from Basic Military Training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas on August 22. She will complete her AIT training at Brooks-City AFB in San Antonio, Texas Dec. More...

Masked man spotted near Jackson bank's night depository

Jackson Police are investigating two incidents of attempted theft/robbery at First United Security Bank on College Avenue. More...

Wallace State professor offers tips for writing family and local histories

The director of the Family and Regional History Program at Wallace State Community College in Hanceville gave an informative and entertaining talk on publishing genealogies and local histories Sunday at the Clarke County Historical Society's monthl More...