November 4, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Clarke votes a tremendous 60%!

There was a huge turnout across the nation, the state and Clarke County Tuesday. Clarke County had a 60 percent turnout. Out of 17,958 registered voters on the rolls, 10,879 cast ballots. More...

Proposal made to ban smoking in Grove Hill

Two anti-smoking proponents asked the Grove Hill Town Council Monday to pass an ordinance banning smoking in public spaces and private businesses. More...

Memories & Recipes

Ammonia has lots of different uses

I have a little bit of a different recipe for you to try this week. Just so you can have a treat to eat while you’re making the recipe, I've included a recipe for Bourbon Brownies. More...

Choctaw jail inmates swell Clarke’s numbers

Several of the inmates listed below are transfers from the Choctaw County Jail in Butler. The state fire marshal closed the jail last week and the inmates were transferred to nearby facilities. More...

Father runs over son in Gainestown

A successful real estate venture in southern Clarke County was struck by tragedy Monday night when the property owner accidentally ran over one of his sons as the son and a brother were arguing. More...

T’ville woman dies when her vehicle hit head-on on I-65 in Mobile County

A Thomasville woman died Wednesday when a car crossed into the opposite lane of traffic on Interstate 65 in Satsuma and struck the vehicle she was riding in head-on. More...

Clarke unofficial results

Governor Ron Sparks (D), 5309 Robert Bentley (R), 5,367 Lt. Governor Jim Folsom Jr. (D), 5,861 Kay Ivey (R), 4,721 U.S. Senator William G. Barnes (D), 4,480 Richard C. Shelby (R), 6,061 U.S. More...

Heart of Clarke, trade day draw crowd

In addition to Pioneer Day, the Grove Hill Arts Council held its “Heart of Clarke” Festival with art activities and a salute to wildlife. More...