November 25, 2010 RSS feed / Community

Powell gets UN internship

Joe Powell of Dickinson has been selected by the United Nations Headquarters to assist as a Strategic Human Resource Management Reform and SAP Implementation Specialist intern in a mission called Umoja. More...

Car ends up in field in Sat. accident

George Gilchrist of Waynesboro, Tenn. was in a one-vehicle accident at the north intersection of Highway 43 and Highway 295 (Old 43) Saturday morning. More...

Monroe murder of elderly woman shakes entire region

Mother of Monroe County probate judge

The apparent murder of the elderly mother of the Monroe County probate judge left citizens of that county shocked and on guard but also sparked concern in a wider region of southwest Alabama. More...

Spot where pickup collided with train

This is the crossing on the Finley Crossing Road north of Thomasville where Melton Robinson’s Ford pickup was struck by a southbound train early Sunday morning. More...

Youth killed in hunting mishap in Choctaw County

A Choctaw County teenager was killed in an accidential shooting Saturday, the opening day of deer season. Sheldon Gourgues, 16, was in a shooting house behind the home of his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. More...

Parades and Christmas activities

Christmas parades and other holiday festivities are underway around the county. Fulton Fulton’s parade, sponsored by the Dickinson and Fulton Unity II Community Organization is Saturday, Nov. 27 at 2 p.m. through downtown Fulton. More...

Newspapers out early due to Thanksgiving; holiday closings told

The Clarke County Democrat is out a day early this week because of Thanksgiving. The early publication will enable readers to have ample time to check out the after Thanksgiving sales ads in today’s paper. More...