February 25, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Alabama’s storyteller mesmerizes audience

Storytelling unites families, friends and communities, author Kathryn Tucker Windham preached at a program in her honor at Alabama Southern Community College in Thomasville last Friday evening that kicked off the “KTW Museum Storytelling Club. More...

UA honor roll includes local students

A total of 6,234 students enrolled during the 2009 fall term at The University of Alabama made the Dean's List with an academic record of 3.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale), or the President's List with an academic record of 4.0 (all As). More...

MIRACLES ARE ABOUT CHANGE

“You can’t receive nor observe a miracle without change,” says Dawn Brunson as she tells of her husband Roy, who was in the last stages of renal failure but has received the gift of a kidney from John David Moore. More...

Don’t make fun of these casseroles...they’re good!

Squash Casserole By Jean H. Skipper 6 medium size squash 1/2 onion, chopped 3 Tbsp. butter or oleo 1/2 c. milk 1 egg 1/2 c. Ritz cracker crumbs salt to taste pepper to taste More...

Women in Winter to meet at Stave Creek

Women in Winter Ministry's spring meeting will be held Wednesday, March 3 at 10 a.m. hosted by the Stave Creek Baptist Church on the Coffeeville Road (Hwy. 69), Jackson. More...

‘Big River’ Reunion at T’ville Civic Ctr.

The cast of Big River will be returning to the Thomasville Civic Center Friday night to perform selected songs from the Rogers and Hammerstein musical. The time is 7 p.m. and the event is free. It is sponsored by the Arts Council of Thomasville. More...

Water assessment surveys conducted in Clarke, Wilcox

Two-member teams of representatives from the Alabama Department of Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will conduct community surveys of areas in Clarke and Wilcox counties affected by recent water shortages. More...

Stolen loaded timber trailer recovered; one man arrested and another sought

A loaded timber trailer went missing from Dunn’s Exxon in Grove Hill early last week. More...

M’ville physician addresses local club

The Southern Magnolia Woman's Club held their February meeting at the Alfa Building, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18. Every February the Southern Magnolia Woman's Club holds a baby shower for the Alpha Pregnancy Center in Jackson. More...

Child Advocacy benefit held

A benefit dinner and auction for the Regional Child Advocacy Center and “Almost Home” was held Saturday evening at the Community House in Jackson and raised over $55,000 for the organizati More...

Crosby-Chipkevich to marry Saturday in Jackson church

Crosby-Chipkevich Mindy Dean Crosby and Benjamin Chipkevich will exchange marriage vows Saturday, Feb. 27 at 5 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Jackson. Miss Crosby is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Sid Crosby of Jackson. Mr. More...

CPS presents patriotic program

Clarke Prep School’s fourth, fifth and sixth grade students presented a patriotic program on the history of the United States at last week’s PTO meeting. More...

Firefighters honored

Grove Hill Fire and Rescue members and other firefighters were recognized during a special Firefighter Recognition Day Sunday at the Grove Hill Baptist Church. More...

Callier elected to ‘Wings’ board

Alvin Callier of Grove Hill was recently elected to the board of Wings. Wings is the statewide consumer organization that advocates for Alabamians with mental health issues. More...

Hughes receives ‘Order of Towman’ award

Christopher Hughes of Call Christopher Wrecker Service, Grove Hill has received the Order of Towman from American Towman Magazine. More...