October 6, 2016 RSS feed / Community

Congresswoman Sewell to speak in Grove Hill next Tuesday

Congresswoman Terri Sewell, D-Birmingham, will hold a meeting with constituents in the main courtroom of the Clarke County Courthouse Wednesday, Oct. 12 beginning at 1 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. More...

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Rev. William Jackson and Mayor Cynthia Jackson after her win Tuesday night. William Jackson works for the town, overseeing Hudson Park. He has to answer to his wife in more ways than one!   More...

Who’s on first and who goes first?

There’s an old Abbott and Costello comedy routine about a baseball game, “Who’s on First?” The comic exchange came to mind Tuesday when questions arose about the order of the Grove Hill mayoral candidates on the runoff ballot More...

Promoting beef across Alabama

The Alabama Cattlemen’s Association (ACA) is proud to coordinate October Beef Month in Alabama.  More...

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The Clarke County Cattlewomen sponsor an annual college scholarship program. More...

Mobile’s Oakleigh House decked out for Victorianera mourning this month

The Historic Oakleigh House in Mobile will dress the house museum in traditional mourning, and host living history tours that will take guests front and center in the middle of a Victorian parlor funeral for the entire month of October.  More...

Mozingo-Wiggins to wed Oct. 29

Bethany M. Mozingo is the bride-elect of Daulton C. Wiggins. Bethany is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Mozingo Jr. of Grove Hill and Mr. and Mrs. Cory White of Milton, Fla. Daulton is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

This will be 18th year for Pioneer Day at Clarke Museum

The Clarke County Historical Museum in Grove Hill will host its 18th Annual Pioneer Days Saturday, October 29, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free living history event features costumed re-enactors demonstrating early life in southwest Alabama. More...

Marc Keahey makes ‘10 Best’ list for personal injury attorneys in Alabama

The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Alabama’s Personal Injury Attorney George M. “Marc” Keahey as 2016 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction.  More...

Gildersleeve is UWA ‘Emerging Leader’

The University of West Alabama and the UWA National Alumni Association are proud of the accomplishments and loyalty of UWA graduates and believe their achievements should be publicly recognized.  More...

Nominees sought for Slayton award

In recognition of a life dedicated to serving others especially the children of Clarke, Washington and Choctaw counties, the Regional Child Advocacy Center, Inc. More...

Some tasty beef recipes

FOUR-WAY SLOW COOKER SHREDDED BEEF * Total Recipe Time: LOW: 9-1/2 to 10-1/2 hours; HIGH: 5-1/2 to 6- 1/2 hours * Makes 6 servings More...

DIPPING CATTLE 100 YEARS AGO

The modern cattle industry in Clarke County — and probably all of Alabama — kicked into high gear around 100 years ago after an intensive tick eradication problem successfully rid the state of a serious cattle tick problem. More...

Carter-Weaver engagement told

Mr. and Mrs. William Carter of Grove Hill announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Courtney Arielle, to Christopher Paul Weaver. Mr. Weaver is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

48 Years Ago

From The Democrat's October 1968 issues

Clayton Boyette of Jackson made the Grove Hill Dairy Bar a real “drive-in” when his car crashed into the popular eatery. Luckily, no one was sitting on the outside stools. More...