February 23, 2012 RSS feed / Community

U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby to hold town meeting in T’ville March 3

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby, RTuscaloosa, will hold a town hall meeting in Thomasville Saturday, March 3. The meeting will be at 4 p.m. at the Thomasville Civic Center. Sen. Shelby visits each of Alabama’s 67 counties at least once each year. More...

Farm-City Week contest winners

Essay Contest winners: 7th-9th Grade-1st place - Megan Brunson (3rd from left), Clarke Preparatory School; 2nd place - Lauren Wiggins (4th from left), Clarke Preparatory School; 10th-12th Grade-1st p More...

AU pulp, paper, bio resource scholarship offered

Clarke, Washington and Choctaw counties’ students are invited to apply for scholarship opportunities through the Auburn University Pulp, Paper and Bio Resource Engineering Program. More...

Jackson Woman’s Club tours county museum, learns county’s history

The Clarke County Museum in Grove Hill was the site of the February meeting of the Jackson Woman’s Club. Kerry Reid gave members a tour of the museum and talked about the history of Clarke County. More...

Valentine’s Banquet

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Healthy facts about food

The health field has many interesting facts that are not well known. Here are some interesting nutrition, health and physical activity facts that might surprise you. Did you know that ... More...

Thank You

We would like to take a moment to express our sincere appreciation for all the special efforts that have been made during Darrell’s illness. The outpouring of love continues to amaze us. More...

Card of Thanks

Please accept our deepest appreciation for your prayers, visits, calls, cards, flowers, food, donations and other kind expressions of sympathy during the illness and death of Mary Dell Robinson Prater. More...

Lt. Gov. Ivey to speak at luncheon here March 1

Lieutenant Governor Kay Ivey will discuss the Black Belt Initiative at a luncheon meeting in Grove Hill on March 1, making the case that Black Belt students should stay in school, concentrate on math and science and consider a career in forestry as a More...

Mardi Gras in Jackson

Jackson held its second annual Mardi Gras parade and ball last Friday, Feb. 17. The events were sponsored by the Jackson Women’s League. More...

‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ tickets go on sale March 1

The Old Courthouse Museum, on Thursday, March 1, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., will sell tickets for the 2012 production of “To Kill a Mockingbird”. More...

Living Your Destiny

Seeing other people as we would want to be seen

Too often we judge people before we know their situation. We put a critical or judgmental title on them without knowing why they are the way they are. We need to see things from their perspective instead of stereotyping them. More...

Presnall-Patton to wed March 11 in Rose Hill, Ala.

Becky Presnall of Whatley and Jimmie C. Patton of River Falls, Alabama announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. More...