November 8, 2012 RSS feed / Community

Jackson mayor, council sworn in

Jackson Mayor Richard Long and city council members were sworn in by Clarke County District Judge J. R. Morgan Monday night during an organizational meeting at City Hall. More...

Veterans Day parade in Jackson Saturday

There will be a Veterans Day Parade Saturday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. in Jackson. Lineup will begin at 9:15 a.m. through 9:30 a.m. at the Hibbett Sports parking lot. More...

Fulton mayor and council vows crackdown on parties at old school and ball fields

It was quick business for the Fulton Town Council Monday night, as the entire group was sworn in for another term. More...

THE CIVIL WAR IN CLARKE COUNTY

Chronicling the Civil War of 150 years ago from the pages of The Democrat of the 1860s.

Newspaper changed ‘Democrat’ to ‘Journal’ in November 1862 More...

Candidates’ comments on Tuesday races

Here are what some of the local candidates who were at the Clarke County Courthouse Tuesday night had to say about their races. Circuit clerk Summer Scruggs appeared to edge out a close win over Berneta Stallworth to become the new circuit clerk. More...

New probate judges in Choctaw, Washington counties

Nick Williams of McIntosh won an upset victory over Democratic incumbent Charles Singleton of Yarbo Tuesday to become Washington County’s first Republican probate judge. More...

Collecting

Q: During the 1960s, I purchased a set of vanity license plates with the logo “Texaco.” I understand that my plates were one of a kind, and I would now like to sell them. — Tom, Holly Hill, Fla. More...