July 4, 2018 RSS feed / Community

Local family helps rescue man in river

A local family helped rescue a man who could have drowned near the Jackson Landing Saturday.  Jason and Suzanne Terrell and their daughter Skylar were headed for an outing on the Tombigbee River.  More...

Some damage when storm blows through last week

A fast-moving storm system with high winds rushed through the area late afternoon and early evening Thursday, June 28, downing some trees and knocking out electrical service to some residences.  More...

Harrell-Jones say vows in Leroy Baptist Church

Bailey Suzanne Jones and John Ross Harrell were united in marriage May 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Leroy with Rev. Christopher Giles performing the ceremony. Miss Jones is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David H. Jones of Leroy. More...

Combatting elderly abuse

The elderly population and disabled adults in the state and communities have the right to feel safe and to be treated with dignity and respect. Unfortunately, this is not the case for every elderly individual and disabled adult in our state. More...

WAITE RECEIVES AWARD

Clarke County EMA Director Roy Waite was surprised when he received the 2018 Alabama Association of Emergency Managers (AAEM) 2018 President’s Award last week at an AAEM conference. More...

40 Years Ago

From The Democrat’s July 1978 issues

The Clarke County Commission recognized the late Coma Garrett Jr., longtime and legendary Clarke County probate judge, with a resolution presented to his daughter, Margaret Bennett and son, T. More...

Art center’s summer camp

Grove Hill Cultural Arts Center will have its Summer Art Camp 2018 beginning Monday, July 9 through Friday, July 13 for K-5th graders from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. More...