April 22, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Dr. Steven Furr elected president of state medical association

Dr. Steven P. Furr of Jackson was installed as president of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama (MASA) by Surgeon General Regina Benjamin during the group’s annual meeting in Huntsville April 9. Dr. More...

Dunagan to sign copies of new book

Clarke County native Ted Dunagan will be signing copies of his latest book, “Secret of the Satilfa,” at the Clarke County Museum on Saturday, April 24 at 2 p.m. More...

Despite residency questions, Peacock OK’d to run

GOP state senate candidate questions legal residency of fellow Republican

The Alabama Republican Party dismissed a complaint challenging the residency of the Escambia County (Ala.) GOP chairman and candidate for the state senate but information has been forwarded to Florida law enforcement agencies to see if he may have c More...

GH Mayor Newton questions gas usage, take-home police cars

Grove Hill Mayor Jerry Newton is eyeing what he terms excessive gasoline usage by the police department. More...

Kerry Reid wins award for writing

Kerry Reid, director of the Clarke County Historical Museum and member of the Grove Hill Writers Group, has won one of the prestigious Hackney Awards. More...

Unemployment rate drops a bit in state, region

The decline was ever so slight but it was a decline. For the first time in three years, Alabama’s unemployment rate fell instead of rose as did the rate in Clarke and surrounding counties in southwest Alabama. More...

Grove Hill

Historical and Cultural Arts 1.5 Mile Walking Trail created

Alabama communities were encouraged by the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs to establish walking trails as part of a statewide “Passport to Fitness” program to not only promote historical and scenic sights but to enco More...