May 4, 2017 RSS feed / Community

WINNERS

Michelle Alford won the Pelican cooler given away by the Grove Hill Fire and Rescue at Saturday’s Fun Day. She is shown above with Deputy Chief Tommy Phillips and Chief Terry Stifflemire. More...

CONFIRMATION SERVICE AT SACRED HEART

Pastor Travis Burnett welcomed Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi for the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation at Sacred Heart Church in Grove Hill Sunday, April 23. More...

A few Florida municipal clerks elected by voters; Jay, Fla. voters going to polls to vote on issue

Jay, Fla. — and 16 other Florida municipalities out of 412 total — have elected municipal clerks rather than the more usual appointed ones.  More...

Fulton Fire Dept.organized in 1978, plans reunion for current, former firefighters

The Fulton Fire Department will host a reunion Saturday, June 17 for all firefighters, former firefighters and their families. More...

Bird Walk for Beginners (and history buffs too) Saturday in Old Cahawba

Learn the basics of bird identification from an experienced birder on this easy two-hour walk-through of historic Old Cahawba Archaeological Park. The first ten participants will also receive a FREE bird nest box kit. More...

Grove Hill Fire/Rescue’s Fun Day draws many

Vendors filled a vacant grassy and shaded lot next to the police station and fire station. More...

Clarke County Historical Society visits restored pre-Civil War home

It was a rainy afternoon Sunday but that didn’t deter members and guests of the Clarke County Historical Society from enjoying the hospitality of Charlie and Lila Bailey at their restored antebellum Clarke County country home in the Asbury/Oran More...

More Grove Hill Fire/Rescue’s Fun Day scenes

Sheriff Ray Norris with WJDB’s Ivy Griffin. The sheriff’s Saturday morning radio show was broadcast live from the Fun Day event. More...

COLLECTING DRUGS

The Clarke County Underage Drinking Coalition was set up in front of City Drugs in Grove Hill Saturday to collect old prescription drugs. No questions were asked and it was a good way to dispose of old medicines. More...

Friends of Clarke Animal Shelter hosting yard sale at the shelter on June 3

There will be a yard sale Saturday, June 3 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. More...

Alabama fifth most dangerous for teen drivers

Alabama has worked its way up to being the fifth most dangerous state in the nation for teen-aged drivers (the 50 states plus the District of Columbia).  More...

Alabama’s bicentennial celebration kicks off in Mobile Friday evening

On Friday, May 5, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey will help the city of Mobile raise the first flag for the commemoration of Alabama’s 200th birthday — and you’re invited! More...

Pig Squeal Show, Sale this Saturday, May 6 in downtown Fulton

Clarke County 4-H Clubs are excited to announce the 4th Annual 4-H Pig Squeal Show and Auction Saturday May 6 beginning at 11 a.m. in downtown Fulton.  More...

Watkins to graduate from high school

McKayla Watkins of Millbrook will graduate from Stanhope Elmore High School on May 22.  She is the daughter of Bessie C. More...

McNeal to receive doctorate

Carla Morris McNeal, a native of Jackson and a 1998 graduate of Jackson High School, recently defended her doctoral dissertation at Liberty University.  More...

Big crowd at CCHS Old Timers Reunion

Hundreds of Clarke County High School graduates and classmates gathered for the annual Old Timers Reunion at the school Saturday. More...