Skating rink opens in Grove Hill

   George Jones, owner of the new Twin Rivers Skating Rink in Grove Hill, cuts the ribbon formally opening the recreational facility last Friday as family, friends, employees and Grove Hill Area Chamber of Commerce officials assist. Full Story

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Local girls win national beauty titles

    Leighton Powell and KeKe Cummings, both of Grove Hill, recently competed at the national level of the International Miss Youth Development Program competition in Nashville, Tenn. Full Story


Teacher with local connections honored at Atlanta school

    Jacquelyn Cox-Pace received Sky Haven's Best 2007 Teacher of the Year award Thursday, Sept. 20 at 4 p.m. at Sky Haven Elementary School in Atlanta, Ga. Full Story

Fall Festival Nov. 3 in Jackson

    The Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce is hastily preparing for the Fall Festival as they celebrate the 25th Year Anniversary. Full Story

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Met Life Blimp seen in Grove Hill skies

   The Met Life Insurance Blimp hovered recently over the Grove Hill community. The blimp is a fixture at many televised sporting events. Photo by Ross Wood Full Story

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Students from Clarke County (above) include Chelsea Beverly of Jackson, and Bethany Rush, Jonathan C. Clardy and Marshall C. Pritchett all of Thomasville. Justin Garris of Millry (below) represented Washington County. Students are pictured with Cynthia Moore, right, assistant director of the UA Rural Health Scholars Program, and Dr.043p1_lg.jpg