September 5, 2013 RSS feed / Community

Boater survives going over Demopolis dam’s spillway

A Wilcox County man survived going over the Demopolis Lock and Dam’s spillway Sunday and being stranded on rocks below the dam for more than three hours.  Leonard Jordan of Arlington was conscious when he was rescued but said his ribs hurt More...

GH Council Ok’s parade permit for CCHS homecoming

The Grove Hill Town Council attended to several small items of business at the Tuesday night council meeting, postponed one day because of the Labor Day holiday.  A parade permit was approved for the Clarke County High School homecoming parade, More...

Go 4-wheeler mud riding in St. Stephens park this Saturday

A 4-wheeler mud ride to benefit the St. Stephens Historical Park will be Saturday, Sept. 7, at the park in Washington County.  ATV riders will gather between 8-9:30 a.m. at the park store for registration and a safety meeting. More...

Howell-Deas wedding Saturday

Megan Anita Howell and Kayne Graham Deas, both of Gulf Shores will exchange marriage vows Saturday, Sept. 7 at 6 p.m. More...

New business tax workshop

Starting a new business and have tax questions? Mark your calendar and attend the free New Business Workshop hosted by the Grove Hill Chamber of Commerce and the Alabama Department of Revenue.  The workshop will be held at 2 p.m. More...

Run for Richie is set Oct. 19

There will be a 5K Run/Walk for Richie Saturday, Oct. 19. Registration will be at 7:30 a.m. and race begins at 8 a.m. in downtown Fulton.  Prices for adults will be $15 for pre-registration (received by Oct. 5) and $20 on Race Day for adults. More...

Former Linden QB killed in accident on Hwy. 43; 12-year-old dies also

From Staff Reports  A former Linden High School quarterback who had signed to play at the University of West Alabama was killed along with a 12-year-old Demopolis student Sunday on Highway 43 south of Linden.  More...

Coffeeville council prohibits ‘open bars’ in public buildings

The Coffeeville Town Council voted Tuesday night to prohibit “open bars” with alcoholic beverages at events in public buildings.  A renter of the old Coffeeville High School Auditorium wanted to have an open bar with beverages served More...

Cheung-Gill to marry Nov. 9 in Opelika

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Cheung of Carrollton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber Kelly, to Mr. John Robert Gill, son of Mr. and Mrs. Darren Gill of Jackson.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. More...

Pope-Corley to wed in Pine Hill

Shelley Lorraine Pope and Terry Brian Corley Jr., will exchange wedding vows Saturday, Sept. 7 at 2 p.m. at Pine Hill Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the Pope Camp House.  Miss Pope is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Powells announce son’s birth

Mr. and Mrs. David Powell (nee Tiffany Phillips) of Fulton announce the birth of their son, Kaiden David.  He was born July 1, 2013 at Mobile Infirmary in Mobile. He weighed 7 lbs. 15 oz. More...