April 26, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Commissioners clash over attending national convention in Nashville

Clarke County Commissioners voiced disagreements over travel to a national conference for county officials in Nashville and a required payment for the county’s newspapers to publish voter lists as per state law.  More...

COUNTY LINE WRECK

A one-vehicle accident on Highway 84 at the Clarke- Monroe county line Saturday afternoon injured Veronica Hernandez. She was driving a Pontiac van with a Houston County plate. More...

Andrea Edmonds inducted into Phi Kappa Phi at UWA

Andrea Edmonds of Thomasville was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society. Edmonds was initiated at the University of West Alabama. More...

Illness and nursing home doesn’t deter Grove Hill native Schultz

Collects aluminum can tabs to benefit Ronald McDonald House

The challenges faced by Jackson Health Care resident Betty Schultz have done little to slow her down.  The Grove Hill native who moved into the nursing home a year ago has battled multiple sclerosis since 2000 and learned she had stage-four brea More...

Waters-Carter exchange vows May 5 in Jackson

Mr. and Mrs. Paul John Mielke are proud to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Rani Waters to Jared Scott Carter, son of Teresa Carter and the late Mr. More...

EMA director gives update on recent flooding

The town of Fulton and the surrounding areas of Clarke County suffered substantial damage in the April 14 flash flood of Bassett’s Creek. More...

FIRE DEPARTMENTS RECEIVE FUNDS

State Sen. Greg Albritton was at the Alabama Forestry Commission office in Grove Hill April 19 to pass out AFC appropriation checks to representatives of Clarke County’s 14 fire departments. Also present was Scott Rouse, AFC attorney. More...

Scenes from Grove Hill’s Cleanup Day, April 21

Grove Hill 21st Century Community Learning Center After School 4-H Club participated in the Alabama PALS Spring Clean Up by picking up litter and trash. More...

Harvell-Wiggins to marry May 5 in Grove Hill

Greg and Deborah Harvell of Greenwood announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Lashae Harvell, to Ridge Allen Wiggins, son of Wayne and Angie Wiggins of Dickinson.  The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Clarence and Patricia Harvell of More...

Clarke’s DYW program Saturday in T’ville

The Distinguished Young Woman program will be Saturday, April 28 at 7 p.m. at the Thomasville Civic Center. Tickets are available from contestants.   More...

DAR contributes stuffed animals to sheriff’s dept. to give to kids

Recently the Elizabeth Bradford Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution held a meeting and Mrs. Glenn (Sally) Cox presented the program.  More...