July 2, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Independence Day activities planned for July 3 and 4

Towns in Clarke and Washington counties have a host of family-oriented activities planned to observe the July 4th celebration. Jackson The City of Jackson will sponsor its annual fireworks show July 3 at North Jackson Park. More...

Live better by stretching your dollars

Want to live better on the money you already make? Visit www.stretcher.com/r/99.htm to find hundreds of articles to help you stretch your day and your dollar! Ladies Sneaker Savings Buy tennis shoes/sneakers in the children's department. More...

Fatal Highway 43 wreck

A fourteen year old girl was killed in this head-on collision on Hwy. 43 north of Thomasville Friday morning. Cassandra Ezell of Lisman died as a result of injuries sustained in the collision. More...

Meth lab found, arrests made

Several arrests have been made following a tip to Jackson Police that led to the discovery of a methamphetamine lab. More...

School board to close alternative schools

Clarke County Superintendent of Education Woodie Pugh recommended closing the two alternative schools and said he would have a recommendation for otherwise dealing with unruly and hard-to-discipline students at a later meeting. More...

Highway 84 brush fire

For the third time, in as many days, Grove Hill firemen responded to a brush/forest fire. All three were in different areas. On Tuesday they responded to two fires along Highway 84, near the Old Line Road in a pine plantation. More...

Jackson investigating stolen vehicles, thefts

from Southern Trail June 13, was recovered Saturday June 27 in the same area. More...

Forest fire cut down

Fire fighters from six different county departments responded to a brush/forest fire on the Allen Road Monday afternoon. Covering the distance of about three miles along the road, fire went deep into the woods before being put out. More...