March 2, 2017 RSS feed / Community

TWIN RIVERS HOSTS WINNER OF ITS 2017 PARTY GIVEAWAY

Lisa Nordan was named the winner of Twin Rivers Roller Rink’s 2017 Birthday Party Giveaway on Jan. 28. Her name was drawn from nearly 200 participants in the company’s first-ever Facebook Contest. More...

Gee’s Bend Ferry going all electric, ALDOT says

The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) will receive a $1.09 million federal grant to repower the Gee’s Bend passenger-vehicle ferry from a diesel propulsion powered vessel to a zero emissions battery-electric powered vessel.  More...

Historic walking tours around state

Some 28 towns across Alabama will be on display during Saturday mornings in April as part of the Alabama Tourism Department’s April Walking Tours.  A variety of community leaders will lead the free tours through the historic districts or c More...

Thomasville eyes growth as it annexes south along Highway 43

The city limits of Thomasville expanded Monday night. More...

Pair indicted for skimming credit card data at gas pumps

Two individuals are facing federal charges for using skimming devices on gas pumps, announced George Beck Jr., U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Alabama, and Steven T. Marshall, Attorney General for the State of Alabama. More...

More drug arrests by sheriff’s dept. and task force

Clarke County sheriff’s deputies have made several drug arrests recently.  More...

McFadden family history recognized

Early black family of Thomasville contributed much to community

The remarkable lives and accomplishments of James Sherman McFadden and his wife, Amanda Ford Findley McFadden, were recognized during the Clarke County Historical Society’s monthly meeting Sunday.  More...

50 Years Ago

From The Democrat’s March 1967 issues

The CCHS boys all-senior first string team was all smiles after beating Monroeville 66-54. From left are Edward Walters, Bruce Keen, Ed Barfield, Ivan Allday and Sid Chapman. More...