July 5, 2012 RSS feed / Community

A bargain! $15 can put you in a GH municipal race

Qualifying opened for Grove Hill municipal races Tuesday and continues through July 17 for the five council positions and mayor. The municipal election is Aug. 28. More...

Paul interns in D.C. with Sen. Shelby

Jake Paul, son of Teddy and Audra Paul of Grove Hill, Alabama, completed an internship in the Washington office of U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.). While in Washington, Jake completed legislative research, conducted tours of the U.S. More...

Reading program concludes

The Grove Hill Public Library had a very successful summer reading program during the month of June. More...

Briggs graduates UA with degree in biology

Henry B. Briggs III graduated from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology on May 12. He is the son of Henry and Gwen Briggs of Grove Hill. More...

Celebrating nation’s birthday

The evening concluded with a huge fireworks show over downtown. See The Democrat’s Facebook page, Clarke County Democrat, for two video clips of the band’s performance. More...

Democrat out early

While this issue of The Clarke County Democrat still carries the normal Thursday dateline, it was printed on Tuesday because of the Fourth of July falling on Wednesday, the paper’s pressday. More...

Salvation Army seeking help to man Grove Hill kettles this coming season

It was a short Grove Hill Town Council meeting Monday night. Councilman and mayor pro tem Levon Hicks presided in the absence of Mayor Jerry Newton. More...

Hooking rugs at the arts center

The Grove Hill Cultural Arts Center hosted a fine rug hooking class. More...

Grilled sweet potatoes an unusual treat

We steam and slice sweet potatoes, and then give them a turn on the grill to create this deliciously unexpected side dish. More...

McCorquodale earns law degree from Samford

William Franklin Mc- Corquodale II of Jackson graduated from Samford University during spring commencement. Mc- Corquodale earned a Juris Doctor. More...

Historic books found in GH Public Library

In making an inventory in the Grove Hill Public Library, the names of historic figures in the town and county’s history have been found among many of the significant books. More...