August 13, 2009 RSS feed / Community

Tablescape places at state

Clarke County's Marie Slade won second place and $100 in the new tablescape competition at the Women's Committee Luncheon at the Alabama Farmers Federation's Annual Commodity Conference in Montgomery, Aug. 6-8. More...

OnStar tracks stolen pickup

Clarke County Sheriff's Department Investigator Ron Baggette said a pickup truck stolen in Grove Hill Saturday night was tracked using an onboard navigation system. More...

Wartime veterans get first preference at Veterans Homes

The Alabama State Veterans Homes provide the broadest scope of services possible for our deserving veterans. The homes provide Alabama Veterans with a safe and enjoyable environment with compassionate and caring professionals. More...

Local writers recognized

Marcus Cumbie, left, and Jim Herod earned honorable mention certificates from the Alabama Writer's Conclave recently. More...

Jackson's crime prevention event draws hundreds from neighborhoods

Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge told city council members Tuesday that participation in the National Night Out crime prevention event was a huge success, with five neighborhoods participating. More...

Name change holding up funding for new T'ville water plant

Thomasville's water plant money is still in limbo after the city submitted a name change for the water project. The $2.7 million appropriation was originally awarded to the Southwest Alabama Regional Water Authority. More...

Washington County man accused of repeating vehicle break-ins at Jackson hospital

For a second time this year, a Washington County man is accused of breaking into vehicles parked at Jackson Medical Center (JMC), causing damage to two of them and stealing cash from one. More...

Good Hope Road not so good, resident says

It was the same song, several verses down the page Tuesday as a resident of a dirt road complained to Clarke County Commissioners about road conditions only to be told the county has no or little money for improvements. More...