Mr. and Mrs. Rivers to celebrate 60 years

    Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Rivers (nee Ioma Sheffield) of Grove Hill will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception Saturday, Dec. 22 from 2 until 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Grove Hill. The couple were married Dec. Full Story

New policies for weddings, social items

    The Clarke County Democrat is imposing new guidelines for wedding publications effective Jan. 1, 2008. Wedding articles should be submitted within four weeks of the wedding to be published without charge along with a photograph. Full Story

Final Wedding Plans

Robinson-Walton to marry Saturday

    Dorothy (D.H.) Robinson of Zimco and Darrell Walton of Mobile will exchange wedding vows Saturday, Dec. 22 at 5 p.m. at the In The Garden A.O.H. Church of God Lower Peach Tree. Ms. Robinson is the daughter of Overseer and Mrs. Jessie Henry Sr. Full Story


    Dec. 20 - Dismiss for Christmas Holidays Jan. 7 - In Service Day - No School Jan. 8 - Students return to school Jan. 10 - Report Cards Go Home Full Story

From Our Files

    128 years ago "The new and elegant steamer Maggie F. Burke was burned at her wharf in Mobile, last Saturday morning. Full Story


Gardening With Dora

Poison label misguided publicity for poinsettias

    Have you bought your holiday poinsettia yet? Sources say that between fifty and seventy million are sold every year, so you may as well make it seventy million and one. Poinsettias fairly scream Christmas. Full Story

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Creel-Locco exchange vows in Baltimore

    The marriage of Luci Selena Locco and Jesse Daniel Creel took place Oct. 20, 2007 at 11 in the morning in Baltimore, Md. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Luigi Esposito at Our Lady of Pompei Church. Full Story

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