August 15, 2013 RSS feed / Community

County to buy new brush cutters

Commissioner Rhone wants them used every day

The Clarke County Commission approved Tuesday the purchase of two new brush cutters. Commissioners have expressed concern in the past about the backlog of cutting work needed on county roads. More...

Fulton purchases video security system

The Fulton Town Council voted Monday to purchase a new video surveillance system for in-and-around Town Hall. The low bid of $1,711.73 for an eight-camera system came from Record and Sound Shop. More...

Millers Ferry event Saturday promotes open locking boaters

Recreational boaters are being recruited to turn out in force to keep the lock system open on the Alabama River. The “Load the Lock” day is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. More...

Memorial service for Croom Finlay Friday at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church

Laura Croom Rivers Finlay, 80, of Gainestown died unexpectedly Tuesday, Aug. 13. More...

County pledges funding for animal shelter

The Clarke County Commission approved Tuesday a “memorandum of understanding” for funding of the new county animal services shelter located in Grove Hill. More...

All about bullying

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is sponsoring a Bullying Forum in Grove Hill on Thursday, Aug. 22, from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., to be held at Grove Hill Senior Center. Lunch will be served. More...

BIG RATTLER—

Benny and Phillis Harrison recently killed this five and a half foot rattlesnake. It had13 rattlers. More...