July 27, 2017 RSS feed / Community

STUDENTS VISIT WASHINGTON

Two area students are featured on the cover of the August issue of Clarke-Washington EMC’s edition of “Alabama Living.” Conner Newell of Fruitdale High School and Kamryn Newsom of Clarke County High School represented the local co-o More...

Development Foundation looking for volunteers

The Clarke County Development Foundation, like so many other community and civic organizations, has fallen on hard times because of a lack of participation and volunteers.  More...

Man stabs another for breaking into his home and stealing items; charged with attempted murder

When Jackson Police Department Officer Shawn Scott pulled over a vehicle Friday, July 21, a routine procedure quickly turned into anything but an ordinary stop.  After a quick investigation, Scott and Officer Brent Dukes took LaQuintion McCaster More...

Ex-Judge Moore’s Aug. 6 visit termed a ‘non-political event’

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, a candidate for the U.S. Senate, will speak in the Grove Hill Baptist Church’s fellowship hall Sunday, Aug. 6 at 4 p.m.  More...

TRIMMING BACK

Tree trimming crews have been at work in Grove Hill and along Highway 84 lately. Along Highway 84 between Grove Hill and Coffeeville, trees that arched over the highway were pretty but a likely safety hazard. More...

Clarke County 911 System started May 9, 2001; an invaluable service to citizens and first responders

Clarke 911 Director

This article is written so that Clarke County citizens may gain a clear understanding of the Clarke County 911 System.  More...

Alexander graduates from Adams State in Colorado

Carson Alexander of Jackson graduated from Adams State University in Alamosa, Colo. More...

Back To School Bash at library

A Back To School Bash will be Tuesday, Aug. 1 from 2:30 until 3:30 p.m. at the Grove Hill Public Library. More...

Deadline soon for SBA drought loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations that Aug. More...

Drug arrests in Fulton

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit and Drug Task Force made four drug-related arrests in Fulton July 20.  More...

World War I to be topic for Historical Society meet this Sunday in Grove Hill

This year marks the 100th anniversary of World War I and in recognition of the “Great War,” as it is described by historians, the Clarke County Historical Society’s July meeting will focus on it.  More...

Clarke’s unemployment rate goes up more than 2.5% over one month period

Clarke County’s unemployment rate jumped over 2.5 percent between May and June. More...

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop set in Columbiana

Registration for the next Alabama Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop opens on August 1 for first-time attendees and August 7 for both first-timers and those who have previously attended. More...

Higginbotham- Reid to wed this Saturday in Jackson

Lara Casey Higginbotham and Ethan James Reid will exchange marriage vows Saturday, July 29 at Jackson First Baptist Church.  Miss Higginbotham is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Higginbotham.  Mr. Reid is the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

AISA recognizes Clarke Prep School with 2016-17 Blue Ribbon Award

The Alabama Independent School Association has announced that Clarke Prep School is one of the recipients of the 2016- 2017 AISA Blue Ribbon School Award.  More...