January 8, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Coffeeville Library gets toilet paper, TV, more

The new and fledgling Coffeeville Library had a good night before the Town Council Tuesday as requests for everything from cleaning supplies and toilet paper to shelving and a new flat screen TV for the facility, housed in the old Town Hall, were g More...

Time to test soils

Very few of us are thinking about our backyard vegetable gardens in early January even though we may be wishing we had a freshly picked vine ripe tomato on a burger. More...

SGM King departs on third deployment to Iraq

SGM Dennis King, the son of Lorenzo and Ella King of Gosport, deployed to Iraq during the first week of January 2009 for a 12-month tour. This will be SGM King's third combat tour since the beginning of the war. More...

J. R. Morgan named new Assistant District Attorney

District Attorney Spence Walker recently appointed Jackson Attorney, J.R. Morgan as the Chief Assistant District Attorney for the First Judicial Circuit. More...

Several Clarke Countians locked up in Marengo County after shooting spree

A number of Clarke Countians were locked up in Marengo County after residents in the Dixons Mills area reported shots being fired into occupied houses and automobiles. More...

King, Obama events slated Jan. 19 and 20

A number of observances of Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday on Jan. 19 followed by the inauguration of President Barack Obama on January 20 are planned. Free Mission District Assoc. to have motorcade Jan. More...

Remembering Those We Lost in 2008

Individuals whose obituaries appeared in The Clarke County Democrat in 2008

JANUARY Ola Mae Armstead Sept. 16, 1932—Jan. 14, 2008 Margaret Bass May 2, 1915—Jan. 19, 2008 Cedric Llewllyn Blanks June 13, 1970—Jan. 11, 2008 Estelle Mary Boucher Feb. 11, 1930—Jan. More...