August 5, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Clarke advocates celebrate disability rights legislation

The month of July was a time of celebration for the Clarke County Advocacy Group - sponsored by the Independent Living Center. More...

Temperatures soar above 100

It was over 100 degrees in Clarke County Saturday, Sunday and Monday and triple digit temperatures were expected to persist late into the week. Sunday and Monday afternoons it was 102 degrees in the shade on some thermometers in Grove Hill. More...

Attempted murder charged in Gosport shooting

An argument between two men in the Gosport community Friday resulted in one man being shot at least five times in the groin area and the other man being charged with attempted murder. More...

Downtown revitalization project pushes deadline

$200,000 grant awarded in 2008 has to be started by September

Grove Hill is bumping close to a September deadline to have its downtown revitalization project underway or it risks losing its $200,000 grant funds. More...

Rocky Creek Lumber expansion is told

Job fair slated in Monroeville Aug. 12

RoyOMartin will hold an announcement event to highlight the expansion and upcoming hiring initiatives of its lumber and timbers sawmill located in Mexia, near Monroeville. The event will be held on August 10 at 10 a.m. More...

Grove Hill Library to cut book buys so it can keep doors open

Book donations sought and new ‘Friends’ group organizational meet is Aug. 10

The Grove Hill Library, faced with expenditures exceeding income, has decided to temporarily suspend the purchase of books and will also seek to form a “Friends of the Library” organization that can help raise funds and with other things More...