June 17, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Grace Baptist Church’s VBS

The theme for Grace Baptist Church Vacation Bible School was "Out of This World." As a mission's project, the children brought snacks for the county youth who are going to Guatemala on a mission trip More...

Pine Chapel No. 1 youth dept. sponsoring tourney

The Pine Chapel No. 1 Youth Department is sposnoring a men’s softball tournament this Saturday at S.P. Hudson Park. The tourney starts at 10 a.m. and the entry fee is $100 per team. More...

Holliday gets USA master’s

Ashley Holliday received her Master's of Science in the College of Allied Health from the University of South Alabama on May 8. She began work at St. Augustine Health and Rehab in St. Augustine, FL as a Speech-Language Pathologist. More...

Jax police arrest man wanted in Florida

Jackson Police, Monday night, June 14, apprehended a Florida man sought by authorities there on drug charges. Kirby Lee Mayeaux, 43, of Tallahassee, Fla. was arrested and charged with being a fugitive from justice. More...

Roy Waite installed as president of state emergency managers

Clarke County EMA Director Roy Waite was sworn in June 2 as president of the Alabama Association of Emergency Managers. Waite was elected by his peers to serve as the president of the association which represents all 67 counties in Alabama. More...

Jackson man arrested for rape, sodomy

A Jackson man was arrested June 8 and charged in the alleged rape of a Jackson woman. According to Jackson Police Investigator Richard Harvey, Joe Carlisle, 34, of McKee Drive, is charged with first degree rape and first degree sodomy. More...

Portis receives degree

Tiffany K. Portis of Grove Hill received a Masters degree of Social Work during graduation exercises May 8 at the University of Alabama. Miss Portis is the daughter of Betty Portis and the late Ronnie Portis. More...

Bailey-Bailey to wed in Jackson Saturday

Suzanne Bailey of Fort Payne and Chris Bailey of Jackson will exchange marriage vows Saturday, June 19 at 4 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Jackson. Ms. Bailey is the daughter of Mrs. More...

SHRIMP, ANYONE?

With the oil spill threatening the seafood industry, now may be a good time to eat all of the shrimp and other seafood you can. Here are some good shrimp recipes. Shrimp Fried Rice By Kathy Pickard 1/2 lb. More...

T’ville man receives BA from Samford

Samford University graduated 802 seniors from 27 states and 11 foreign nations during May commencement programs. More...

Watch out for snakes!

Zack Motes, holding the snake, and Rob Bost show a 5-foot long rattler they killed a few weeks ago while working in the yard. It had six rattles and a button. More...

Husband, wife arrested for robbing elderly Scyrene man

Two people have been arrested for robbing an elderly Scyrene man of a large amount of cash on June 1. Tanya Ginn and her husband, Reginald Ginn were charged with second degree robbery of Delano “Scotty” Walker, in his 80s. More...

OIL ON THE BEACH AT GULF SHORES

Oil washed up on the white sandy beaches of Gulf Shores this past weekend. More...