April 15, 2010 RSS feed / Lifestyle

CCARC Spring Jubilee a hit!

Clarke County Arc conducted its annual Spring Jubilee fund-raising event Saturday, April 10, in Jackson. Hundreds of people turned out to support CCARC, which provides services for people who are cognitively challenged. More...

Chance & Scyrene

Chance area churches plan events

Bells Chapel Baptist Church of Lower Peach Tree will begin observing its pastor’s anniversary Wednesday, April 29 at 7 p.m. with the first of three night services. Rev. C.L. Marshall will deliver the message on Wednesday night. More...

Overstreet-Clark to wed June 12 in Jackson’s First Baptist Church

Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Overstreet of Jackson announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Courtney Elizabeth, to Steven Todd Clark, son of Steven Clark of Irvington and the late Susan Clark. More...

Motorcycle ride benefits Relay for Life

SouthernCare, Inc. recently sponsored its 3rd annual Relay for Life Motorcycle Ride Saturday March 20. A total of $450 was raised for the American Cancer Society. SouthernCare would like to express their sincere thanks to all the participants. More...

Crawfish Festival

Introducing Alabama to crawfish is how this festival began 19 years ago, and introducing Alabama to more fun is this year's theme Friday and Saturday, April 16 and 17. More...

Woman with local relatives yodels for Garrison Keillor’s ‘Prairie Home Companion’

Marcus Cumbie’s niece and Annell Gordon’s first cousin had a unique experience recently—she got to yodel on a Prairie Home Companion, the popular National Public Radio show hosted by Garrison Keillor. More...

Gardening With Dora

Redbuds’ flowers a miraculous sight

Nothing, not even flocks of foraging robins, says spring to me like the first flowering of redbud, Cercis canadensis. I find the flowering of this abundant native tree somewhat miraculous. More...

Bumgardner-Gordon to say vows May 22 in Tennessee church

Ms. Beth Bumgardner, of Collierville, TN announces the engagement of her daughter, Heather Anne Bumgardner, to Stephen Nathaniel Gordon, son of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Gordon (Brenda Herron). The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Lucille Deas to be honored on 90th birthday

The children and grandchildren of Ms. Lucille Deas will honor her with a celebration of her 90th birthday on Saturday, April 24 from 2 until 5 p.m. at “The Old Place” which is the old Morgan Place on Highway 154, her childhood home. More...