October 13, 2011 RSS feed / Community

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You’ve got to prove you’re an Alabamian to get car tag

If you go to get a car tag, buy a business license or conduct other business in the Clarke County License Commissioner’s office, be sure that you bring some kind of proof of identification. More...

Sheriff ’s dept. checking up on drivers this Saturday

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Department will be holding check points in Clarke County on Saturday October 15, according to Sheriff Ray Norris. More...

Clarke County Promise Alliance forum set for Oct. 27

The Clarke County Promise Alliance, a subsidiary of the Clarke County Development Foundation, will sponsor a forum on “Making Community Decisions About Alabama’s Dropout Situation”, Thursday, Oct. 27, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. More...

Log truck safety programs now under way

The Alabama Forestry Association (AFA) and the Alabama Loggers Council (ALC) have announced a log truck safety campaign aimed at reducing and eliminating log truck accidents on all Alabama roadways. More...

CAA Weatherization Awareness Days are planned across region

Financial assistance is available

During the month of October the Community Action Agency of South Alabama will be hosting a Weatherization Awareness Day, Friday, Oct. 28 in Marengo and Wilcox counties and Monday, Oct. More...

JPD investigating burglaries

Jackson Police are investigating the burglary of a vehicle that reportedly occurred in the parking lot of the Jackson First Baptist Church Sunday, Oct. 9. More...

Commissioners want to tune job description for mechanic

Clarke County commissioners Tuesday tabled a request by the county engineer to fill a mechanic vacancy at the county shop. Commission Chairman Tyrone Moye said, “We need to table that. We have some concerns about that. More...

Redistricting plan OK’d

Clarke County Commission attorney Bruce Wilson said Tuesday he has received word from the U.S. Justice Department that it has approved the revamped five county commission and school board districts. More...

Legislative redistricting hearing in Thomasville T hursday

Public hearings on redistricting House and Senate districts of the Alabama Legislature are scheduled around the state. Locally, a hearing will be held Thursday, Oct. 13 at the Thomasville Civic Center from noon until 1:30 p.m. More...

Grove Hill town clerk completes training course

Cheryl Hicks, Town Clerk for the Town of Grove Hill, has successfully completed the Certification Training Institute for Municipal Clerks and Administrators & Master Municipal Clerk Academy, a program designed to inform Municipal Clerks of their More...

Sen. Marc Keahey’s bill would outlaw fake marijuana

Senate Minority Whip Marc Keahey (D-Grove Hill) announces that he is preparing legislation to introduce in the 2012 regular legislative session that will ban certain chemical compounds that are used to make synthetic cannabinoid, and would specify th More...