September 30, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Jax council approves fiscal budget of $7.2 million

During its Tuesday, Sept. 28 meeting, the Jackson City Council approved the amended budget for the upcoming fiscal year and voted to allow Mayor Richard Long transfer forward any excess revenue into the capital improvement fund. More...

Cool but still dry

It has cooled off considerably and while some areas have received rain, most of Clarke County and the rest of the state remains extremely dry and a statewide fire alert continues in effect. More...

Birds ’n Stuff

Recently Herbert McGinnis called from Jacksonville, Florida, to talk about interesting birds he had seen when he lived on Foscue Avenue in Grove Hill. His house was behind City Hall, with a big wooded area nearby. More...

T’ville council to seek EPA proposals

The Thomasville City Council approved sending out requests for proposals for the design phase of what Mayor Sheldon Day called “the EPA portion” of the city’s water project. More...

Jackson Senior Center opens

Participating in the ribbon cutting for the new Jackson Senior Center, Friday, Sept. 24 are, from left, Jackson Nutrition Program Director Sherry Moseley, aide Retha Bettis and Harold White. More...

White quizzes Jackson council about actions

During the public comments portion of the meeting, local resident Jimmy White addressed the council. More...

Ag commissioner candidate Glen Zorn campaigns here

Glen Zorn, Democratic candidate for Alabama Commissioner of Agriculture, campaigned in Clarke County last week. Zorn visited with local community and business leaders while in the area. More...

He torched wrong trucks

B BEA RD A man t ho ugh t he was g etting r ev en ge on an individual he had a grudge against by setting his trucks on fire but the trucks turned out to be the property of others, Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...