June 9, 2011 RSS feed / Community

June 15 is Awareness Day to focus on elderly abuse

Each year hundreds of thousands of older Americans are abused, neglected, and exploited. More...

Fulton firefighters do well in competition

The Fulton Fire and Rescue competed in the Annual Volunteer Firefighter Appreciation Fire Competition in Monroeville this past Saturday, June 4. More...

NWTF donates to storm victims

Alabama National Wild Turkey Federation State Chapter Treasurer Craig Scruggs recently presented the West Alabama Chapter American Red Cross a check for $10,000 to aid the tornado relief effort in Al More...

Grove Hill Baptist Church 150th Celebration

Grove Hill Baptist Church celebrated its 150th anniversary this past weekend with activities both Saturday and Sunday. In addition to current members, many former members returned to town for the event. More...

Assistance with high cooling bills available

The Community Action Agency of Baldwin, Escambia, Clarke, Monroe and Conecuh Counties have started the process of making applications to assist low-income families with their cooling bill. More...

Jackson men charged with illegal drugs

Two Jackson men face illegal drug charges following a tip by the First Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force ( Task Force One), which eventually led to their arrests Tuesday, May 31, around 4:30 p.m. More...

Senior Appreciation Month to be observed

In an effort to further empower and to show gratitude to the citizens of the communities that are served, the Community Action Agency has designated the month of June as Senior Appreciation Month. Each Wednesday will be set aside as Senior Day. More...

Gov. Bentley declares drought emergency across Alabama

Because extremely dry conditions have created an atmosphere where the probability of catastrophic wildfire activity is high, Governor Robert Bentley today signed an Emergency Drought Condition Declaration prohibiting outdoor burning in all 67 countie More...

Tom Roberts to speak at Bama Alumni event June 14

The Clarke County University of Alabama Alumni and Friends BAMA Club will have the 2011 Summer Event on Tuesday, June 14 at the H.W. Pearce Memorial Community House in Jackson. The event starts at 6 p.m. with a cost of $20 per person. More...