September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Community

T’ville men charged with attempted murder

A Thomasville man was shot in both legs Sunday night after confronting two men over some stolen items in a shooting near Gates Drive.  Thomasville Police Chief Mitch Stuckey said that Jeremy Allen, 30, of the Choctaw Corner area, drove himself t More...

Mary Lee Bettis has seen a lot in 100 years

When you ask Jackson resident Mary Lee Bettis her age, her face lights up and she quickly replies, “two big Os and a one.”  Bettis, who turned 100 years old Thursday, Aug. More...

TATER MAN

A few weeks ago The Democrat termed Albert Lewis “the Zucchni King” for his bountiful harvest. Now, he’s the “Tater Man,” showing off some of the sweet potatoes he grew in his Grove Hill garden.   More...

40 Years Ago

From The Democrat’s September 1977 issues

The men of Clarke County Commission District 3 posed for a photo. From left: Commissioner James B. Dunagan and (not in order) J. V. Counselman, Earl Hicks, Grady B. Gould, Henry Gilmer Knight, J. C. More...

Grove Hill council to hold annexation work session set

The Grove Hill Town Council met for just over 15 minutes Tuesday. That time included the opening Pledge of Allegiance, prayer and approval of the last meeting’s minutes and approval of accounts payable.  More...

Mobile Asphalt employees arrested for using company cards to fill up their own vehicles

Two Mobile Asphalt employees have been arrested for using company credit cards to purchase gasoline for their personal vehicles. An arrest warrant has been signed for a third employee.  On Sept. More...

A new chapter of CPS history gets underway

Everyone was highly impressed with Clarke Prep’s new football stadium as it opened for its first game Friday, Sept. 2. It had long been a dream of school officials and supporters to locate the stadium on the CPS campus and now it is a reality. More...

PUBLIC NOTICES

NOTICE BY EXECUTRIX IN THE ESTATE OF LEE BOWLING WILLIAMS, DECEASED CASE NO. PC-17-080 More...