February 3, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Mobile County jury returns $5 million verdict last week

Grove Hill firm’s attorney represents plaintiff

A Mobile County jury returned a $5 million verdict Thursday, Jan. 27 on behalf of the estate of a 15-year-old Mary G. Montgomery student and against Burnice T. Dreding, Jr.  More...

Gov. Bentley taps former opponent Sparks to head new rural development agency

Governor Robert Bentley has created the Alabama Rural Development Office and named his Democratic gubernatorial opponent Ron Sparks to head the office.  More...

Nominations due by Feb. 24 for Jackson Citizen of Year

Nominations are currently being sought for Jackson’s Citizen of the Year award.  Nominations should be based on activities during the 2010 calendar year and should be for work above and beyond one’s own vocation, which benefited the More...

Did it really happen or just another Facebook rumor?

Rumors of illegal traffic stops, rape

Rumors of an alleged rapist in Marengo County have caught the attention of Clarke County law enforcement, but so far, there have been no reports of rapes in this area.  Last week, rumors began to spread of an alleged rape where an unidentified m More...

New Jackson police officers on the job

Five police officers were sworn in during a special ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. More...