October 20, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Boiling frogs in Clarke County

Editor’s Notes

Is apathy and a lack of interest from citizens slowly strangling Clarke County, just as sure as the lack of business and industry contributes to our stagnation — and to our decline? More...

Send in the clowns

Gone South

If you have been following the news as you should, then you are aware of the rash of “creepy clown” reports coming in from as far north as Philadelphia to as far south as Pensacola, with a cluster of clowns here in Alabama. More...

October not a good month historically for stocks

Dollars & Cents

October is one of the most feared months in the financial calendar. More...

Pictures from the Past

Mike Williamson is this year’s Grove Hill Citizen of the Year. Williamson has been employed at The Clarke County Democrat 61 years. A young Williamson (before the beard!) is shown with E. T. More...

Squatlow clears it for Bill Baxley

Inside the Statehouse

Ole Bill Baxley has been in the news a lot this year. He was the lead defense counsel for former Speaker Mike Hubbard’s ethics conviction trial over in Opelika. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Reviewing the 14 amendments to be on Nov. 8 General Election ballot

House Minority Leader

When voters cast their ballots next month, they will be voting on more than just the presidential race and other important offices; they will also be deciding the fate of fourteen amendments to our state constitution.  More...

Your Elected Officials

President Barack Obama, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-456-1414. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, 304 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-224-5744. E-mail: senator@shelby.senate. gov. More...