April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Community

Card of Thanks

I want to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation for everyone that made my retirement reception so special.  I would like to give special thanks to my co-workers for their hard work in putting it all together. More...

TRUCK FIRE

A truck fire Tuesday brought Grove Hill firefighters running. The fire, in the engine compartment, set the fiberglass hood on fire. The R & R Rentals & Hotshot, Inc. truck out of Laurel, Miss. More...

Church burglary parolee arrested for doing it again

A Choctaw Bluff man who was on parole for a church burglary has been arrested and charged with another church burglary.  Sheriff Ray Norris said Tavaris Kinyaun Black has been charged with breaking and entering the Greater Mt. More...

Gulf Council’s new approach with red snapper

Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources  It appears the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will make at least one more attempt at regional management of the red snapper fishery.  More...

DOLLAR STORE OPENS IN COFFEEVILLE

A grand opening was held Saturday for the new Dollar General Store in Coffeeville. More...

Stretching helps ease spinal stenosis pain

To Your Good Health

DEAR DR. ROACH: My wife suffered from spinal stenosis. She had a cortisone shot, which helped for 90 days. She had regular physical therapy meetings. She was in constant pain, but insisted on playing tennis (against her doctor’s wishes).  More...

Remembering ‘Mr. Joe’

Photo highlights of a long life

Gov. Kay Ivey   More...

Whitehead-Donald to say vows June 3

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Whitehead Jr. of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Margaret Ivy, to Sawyer Steven Donald, son of Dr. and Mrs. Steve Donald of Chatom.  Miss Whitehead is the granddaughter of Mr. More...

SENIOR NEWS LINE

Who are the victims of financial fraud?

AARP conducted a study to look at financial fraud victims based on psychological mindset, and behavioral and demographic characteristics. More...

CWM 2017 Annual Water Quality Report

Testing performed January through December 2016
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Grove Hill Fire/Rescue hosting first annual ‘Fun Day’ Sat., April 29

Grove Hill firefighters are planning their first annual “Fun Day” for Saturday, April 29. More...

PUGH HONORED WITH RETIREMENT RECEPTION

The Clarke County License Commission office held a retirement reception for longtime clerk Sandra Pugh, far right, last Thursday. Pugh has been in the office for 33 years and retired a few months ago. More...

Household Tips

* "Add dryer sheets to storage totes along with clothes and shoes." -- M.W. in Iowa * "Try soaking an ink stain in rubbing alcohol for a few minutes before putting the garment in the wash." -- B.D. in Virginia More...

TRUCK ON FIRE ON HIGHWAY 43

Grove Hill firefighters responded to a second vehicle fire within about a two hour time span Tuesday. This one was a small cargo truck on Highway 43 north of Lathan Funeral Home that was hauling tires in the cargo bay. More...

Industrial parks are wired!

As part of AT&T’s continuing efforts to drive economic development and investment in Alabama, AT&T and the City of Thomasville recently announced five local Industrial Parks – Thomasville Industrial Park, Thomasville South Industr More...

Traffic stop turns into big heroin bust in Jackson

What began as a routine traffic stop ended with a unique seizer of narcotics and a pair of arrests Monday morning.  While working school zone traffic, Jackson Police Department Officer Brent Dukes stopped a motorist for speeding on Highway 43.&n More...

C-M Gas urges: ‘Call before you dig!’

In observance of National Safe Digging Month in April, Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas District announced results from a recent national survey. More...

Dunagan - Chafin wedding Saturday

Allie Elizabeth Dunagan and Wilson Marion Chafin will exchange wedding vows Saturday, April 22 at 4 p.m. at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church.  Miss Dunagan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jamey Alan Dunagan of Grove Hill.  Mr. More...

KEAHEY FAMILY

Ronnie Keahey was honored Monday evening by the town of Grove Hill for his longtime work as municipal judge. He recently retired from the position but continues to practice law. He is shown surrounded by his family. More...

CWM wins state water award

The Alabama Rural Water Association named CWM Water Authority as the 2017 Water Utility Vision Award winner recently. More...