August 18, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Municipal races are this Tuesday

Here’s a rundown of municipal races in the county this coming Tuesday, Aug. 23. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. More...

Alabama health dept. says 25 cases of Zika virus across 16 counties

Twenty-five cases of the mosquito-spread Zika virus have been reported in Alabama, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. The latest case is in Mobile County. Fifteen more Alabama counties have reported Zika cases. More...

VA to build new outpatient clinic in Tillman’s Corner just off Interstate 10

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has announced a new VA outpatient clinic for Mobile.  More...

New chamber officers named

The Grove Hill Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting was also held prior to Tuesday’s candidate forum.  It was short with a slate of new previously selected officers announced and elected.  They are:  President, Janice More...

Citizen of Year nominations sought

The Grove Hill Civitan Club is accepting nominations for Grove Hill’s Citizen of the Year.  Nominations should include a resume and must be accompanied by a letter explaining in detail the nominee’s activities and how these activitie More...

Big Mike’s in running for best steak in Alabama

Big Mike’s Steakhouse in Thomasville was in the running last year for the best steak in Alabama but was beaten out when it got down to whittling the hopefuls down from eight to four.  More...

Now Here's a tip!

* Hull strawberries quickly by pushing a straw through from the tip to the stem.  * Ice cream will stay soft and scoopable if you put it in a zipper-top, freezer-safe storage bag before you tuck it away in the freezer.  More...

Despite opposition, merger of community colleges approved with the new name of Coastal Alabama Community College

On Wednesday, Aug. More...

Lottery bills being debated by legislators in special session

Gov. Bentley called session; his bill would fund General Fund

The Alabama Legislature convened this week in Montgomery for a special session called by Gov. Robert Bentley to consider his proposal for a statewide lottery to shore up state finances. The bills were being debated in legislative committees Tuesday. More...

Grove Hill residents complain music too loud at Jackson St. restaurant/bar

The Grove Hill Town Council meeting went quick and without much fanfare Monday with most of the discussion coming during the earlier work session concerning the town’s noise ordinance.  Citizens Harry and Diane White and Ches and Elaine Ca More...

Lightning damages 911 equipment

Lightning strikes have plagued 911 and other Clarke County communications equipment in recent weeks, it was reported at the Clarke County 911 meeting on Aug. 9  More...

Everyone impressed with hospital’s new ER

Citizens got a chance to tour the new $4.5 million Grove Hill Memorial Hospital Emergency Room Sunday afternoon. Everyone was impressed. The new facility has just been completed. More...

Retired Coffeeville teacher has 90th birthday

Bessie S. Autry turned 90 on Monday, Aug. 15. The family gathered at her Coffeeville residence to celebrate on Sunday, Aug. 14. A good time was had by all.  She was a longtime teacher at Coffeeville High School.   More...

2016 Town of Grove Hill Voters List

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