April 23, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Arlington post office robbed

Two masked and armed men held up the U.S. Post Office in Arlington Tuesday morning. The two burst into the Wilcox County community post office about 9:40 a.m. At least one of the men was armed as the two held up the office and its lone employee. More...

Joshua Deas remains in coma after accident

Joshua Deas remains in critical condition in a coma in the USA Medical Center's trauma center in Mobile following an automobile accident in March. He is the son of Kenny Deas and Marty Allison Deas, both of whom grew up in Clarke County. More...

Funds for Opine-Tallahatta Springs VFD

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All done with tax returns... now back to important stuff!

Memories & Recipes

Sorry I haven't subm itted recipes in the last couple of weeks. It was the end of tax season and of course, the 15th was TEA day as well as TAX day for me. Aren't we all tired of being overtaxed! More...

Ezell-Williams plan May event at Pearce Park

Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Stewart of Grove Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Tasha Lynette Ezell, to Davie Lee Williams, son of Patricia Williams of Rockville and the late Dan Williams. More...

New Arrivals

Goodman Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Goodman nee (Tandy Stephens) of Scyrene announce the arrival of their son Nathan Daniel Goodman, born April 2, 2009, at 9:03 a.m. at Mobile Infirmary. He weighed seven lbs., nine ozs. and measured 21 inches. More...

Daughters of Confederacy meet

The March 19 meeting of Charter Chapter #36 United Daughters of the Confederacy was held at the home of Mrs. Alonzo Purser in Linden. Mrs. Flave McGilberry was joint hostess with Mrs. Purser. Mrs. Purser introduced the guest speaker, William C. More...

Earl Hilliard Jr. running for dad's old seat

State Rep. Earl Hilliard Jr. is running for the congressional seat held for years by his father, Earl Hilliard Sr. The Seventh District seat is being vacated by Congressman Artur Davis who is running for governor. More...

Jackson High School cheerleader selection and process upheld

A day after Clarke County Superintendent of Education Woodie Pugh said the matter was still under review, a decision was issued by Jackson High School (JHS) Principal Ken Harbuck regarding a protest about the procedures used to choose this year's c More...

Mistrial in store robbery case

Circuit Judge D. P. Scurlock declared a mistrial in a robbery case Wednesday morning after inadvertently letting the jury know that the defendant was in jail. More...

Trail ride May 2

A mountain road trail ride will be held Saturday, May 2 on Guy's Fish Pond Road off of Clarke County Route 3 in the Pleasant Grove community east of Coffeeville. The ride will benefit the Clarke County Regional Animal Care and Control Facility. More...

Pair arrested for burglaries

Two Washington County men are in custody and charged in separate thefts and break-ins that occurred in Jackson and Chatom. More...

Dumas-Walker to wed on Holiday ship

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur White of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Tabitha Dumas, to Matthew Walker, son of Janet Smith and Eric Walker, both of Grove Hill. More...

Mobley-Scotland to wed in Savannah

Ms. Ida Young Mobley of Whatley announces the engagement of her daughter, Liquita Januel Mobley to Robert Michael Scotland Jr., son of Mrs. Barbara Legree Tolbert of Greenwood, SC and Drs. Robert and Joanne Scotland of Columbia, SC. More...

Final Plans

Gibson-Thompson Pamela Brooke Gibson and Joe Haguewood Thompson will exchange marriage vows Saturday, April 25. Miss Gibson is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Grover Gibson of Butler. Mr. Thompson is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

GHMH Auxiliary has busy quarter

The first quarter of 2009 has been an active time for the Grove Hill Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. More...