December 15, 2011 RSS feed / Community

Christmas arts workshop for kids

The Grove Hill Cultural Arts Center hosted their Children’s Christmas Workshop Saturday, December 3. Fine Artist Cat Pope demonstrated the skill to watercolors and ornament design. More...

Commissioners OK $8,200 for new controls for annex AC/heating

The new hasn’t worn off of the Clarke County Courthouse annex and already there is trouble with the air conditioning and heating. Tuesday, commissioners voted to spend $8,200 on a new control system. More...

Food and shelter assistance available through CAA

Community Action Agency of South Alabama has been awarded Federal Funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program for Clarke County. More...

Jackson PD investigating alleged statutory rape

Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge reported this week that the department is following up on an alleged statutory rape that has resulted in the pregnancy of the 16-year-old female victim. Burge said Det. More...

Jackson mayor, council tout local football champs

Jackson Mayor Richard Long and the members of the Jackson City Council, during the Tuesday, Dec. 13 regular council meeting, touted both Jackson Academy and Jackson High School for winning state championships in their respective divisions. More...

Local bank, USBA partner to help fund new SET plant

Orlando-based Mercantile Capital Corp. said it has closed on a pair of U.S. Small Business Administration 504 Loans that will help build and equip a steel processing plant in Jackson, Ala., valued at more than $12 million. More...

Hospital tree lighting held

Members of the Mt. Zion No. 2 Baptist Church choir provided musical selections for the Grove Hill Memorial Hospital Auxiliary’s tree lighting program on Dec. 8. More...

Household Tips

“Set up a phone call between kids and grandparents a week or so before visiting. They can talk about what the kids might like to do. More...