May 18, 2017 RSS feed / Community

13 school employees’ retirements recognized

Thirteen teachers and support personnel with a total of 353 years of work in education are retiring from the Clarke County public school system this year. More...

MERCHANTS BANK RENOVATION

— A ribbon cutting and open house was held at the Grove Hill office of Merchants Bank Tuesday. The bank has been enlarged and undergone a completion renovation, inside and out. More...

Late Kathryn Tucker Windham to be celebrated at annual program on her 99th birthday

In celebration of the late Kathryn Tucker Windham’s 99th birthday, Coastal Alabama Community College will host its annual celebration of her life Friday, June 2 at the Thomasville campus where the Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum and Library is lo More...

Dr. Jones recognized as ‘innovative state administrator in technology’

The Alabama Department of Education has named Dr. Amanda Criswell Jones the 2017 winner of the Chiquita Marbury Technology Innovation Award in the school administrator category for the state of Alabama.   More...

Grove Hill municipal employees to pay 5% of 11% health insurance increase

After weeks of discussing how to handle an employee health insurance increase from Blue Cross/Blue Shield, the Grove Hill Town Council decided Monday to increase employee’s share of premiums by 5 percent. More...

Deputies make drug arrests, arrest for stolen vehicle

Sheriff Ray Norris reports that Michael Southall was arrested Tuesday for Unlawful Distribution of a Controlled Substance after undercover operations performed by the Clarke County Drug Task Force.  More...

Whatley landmarks crumbling away

Two Whatley landmarks, across the street from one another, are fast deteriorating. More...

DEPUTY GRADUATES

Clarke County Deputy Cody Gunter graduated from the Jefferson   More...