February 27, 2014 RSS feed / Community

Politician dangles shotgun to get voters’ e-mail addresses

Steve French grew up in Jackson and now lives in Shelby County. He previously served in the Alabama Senate before being defeated in 2010 but he is seeking to make a comeback, running for a House seat this year. More...

Ala. Southern Community College names recent honors students

A number of students have been named to honors lists for the 2013 fall semester at Alabama Southern Community College. A student must take at least 12 semester credit hours to be eligible. More...

Cat Pope’s art to be featured in Judson College exhibit

Upcoming art exhibition, The Legacy Project: Capturing Judson College on Canvas, features original oil paintings by fine artist, Cat Pope, who grew up in Grove Hill. More...

First it was chickens and now pigs!

January 20 was a very exciting day for the Clarke County 4-H Program because sixteen Clarke County youth and their family members were anxiously awaiting the arrival of the 4-H Project Pig Squeal Trailer which was loaded with 32 pigs which averaged a More...

Mathews Center for Civic Life dedicated

“Changing the way peopletalk can change the way theyrelate to each other and theirproblems — and that can More...

Saturday weddings are announced

Schreimann-Jacobs Taylor Renee Schreimann and Jon Lucas Jacobs will exchange marriage vows Saturday, March 1 at 5 p.m. at Moore’s Mill Club in Auburn. Miss Schreimann is the daughter of Daniel Schreimann and Mrs. Kim Roden of Dallas, Texas. More...

Cornbread & Buttermilk

A rabbit with an ‘eary’ glow

What do you get when you cross a rabbit with a jellyfish? A rabbit that glows in the dark. More...

ALDOT to begin installation of first 43 traffic light soon

Grove Hill Mayor Levon Hicks reported Feb. 21 that installation of the traffic light for the intersection of Highway 43 and Hebron Road will begin in two weeks. More...

Pine Hill shooter ID’d

By Arthur McLean More...

Teachers of the Year

Ursula Rozier, physical education teacher at Jackson Intermediate School, was recognized Feb. 20 as the Clarke County Elementary Teacher of the Year at the meeting of the Clarke County Board of Education. More...

State libraries touted to legislators in Montgomery

Librarians from Alabama’s public, school, and academic libraries participated in a ceremonial signing of the Declaration for the Right to Libraries and met with legislators at the State House in Montgomery on Feb. 18. More...

CCHS students learn about Mercedes job opportunities

James M. Gray, employment specialist/counselor with the University of West Alabama (UWA) spoke Feb. More...

The Canoe Fight

Marker erected for event of 1813

CLARKE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MET IN GAINESTOWN SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23 More...

Bolen-Brown to wed April 5

Mr. and Mrs. John Bolen of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Adie Elissa, to Jacob Coleman Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Brown of Jackson. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Larrimore-Reeves set wedding date

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Larrimore of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Whitney Wilson Larrimore, to Darin Kyle Reeves, son of Mr. and Mrs. Derek Reeves of Clay. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Dr. More...