January 13, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Shakedown at Clarke Jail

Clarke County Sheriff-elect Ray Norris along with sheriff deputies and officers with the Alabama Alcohol Beverage Control Agency conducted a shakedown of the Clarke County Jail Jan. 5. More...

County shed to be put to better use

At county commissioners’ instructions, County Engineer Danny Overton is going to start working on how to better utilize a large shed in the Road and Bridge Department’s yard. More...

Indian Artifact Show in Jackson this Sunday

The 23rd annual Indian Artifact Show will be Sunday, Jan. 16 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Jackson Community House at 500 Vanity Park Drive. More...

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A view of some of the folks who turned out to see Ray Norris take the oath of office as Clarke County’s new sheriff Sunday. More...

100 years Ago — The Democrat, January 1911

“I appreciate the piece you put in your paper, but you were mistaken about a tree falling on me. I was working in a rock pit and a rock fell on me. I will be glad if you will correct it for me. Yours truly, Ivy S. More...