Red Ribbon week district winners

Best Lunchroom-Grove Hill Elementary School; Wilson Hall Middle School. Best Library-Wilson Hall Middle School; Jackson Middle School. Best Foyer-Clarke County High School, Jackson Middle School. Best Office-Wilson Hall Middle School; Jackson Intermediate. Best Doors-Wilson Hall Middle School; Jackson Middle School- Coffeeville High School. Best Bulletin Boards-Wilson Hall Middle School; Jackson Middle School and Gillmore Elementary School. Best Nurses’ Doors-Coffeeville High […]


Hilliard Ambrose “Hippie” Garnes, 61, of Paterson, N.J. died Oct. 20, 2008 at St. Joe’s Hospital. He was born Oct. 31, 1946 to the late Lillie Bell Branch and Chester Robert Garnes Sr. He was a member o f Paterson Assembly of God. He was educated by the Passaic New Jersey City School System. He had worked for Jiggets Taxi […]


Victor Wayne Watkins, 49, of Jackson died Oct. 26, 2008 in Chattanooga, Tenn. He was a member of the Jackson High School Class of 1977. He was a U.S. Army veteran and received numerous awards and commendations, including the Army Commendation Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal. He was an employee of Norfolk Railroad. Survivors include his wife, […]


Thomas “Tom” Rogers Snodgrass, 55, of Faunsdale died Nov. 1, 2008 in Selma. He was a native of Butler. He was a member of Hoboken Baptist Church. He was a truck driver. Survivors include his wife, Nancy Kay Snodgrass, Faunsdale; one son, Matthew Thomas Snodgrass, Faunsdale; two daughters, Shea Flowers, Gallion, Amy Kay Snodgrass, Faunsdale; four brothers, Joel Snodgrass, Uniontown, […]


Vera Fendley Bedsole Robinson, 87, of Semmes died Nov. 2, 2008 at a Mobile hospital. She was a native of Coffeeville. She was a member of Center Point Baptist Church. She was a former member of Horeb Baptist Church. She had worked for Vanity Fair Corp. for 20 years. She and her late husband had owned and operated Bedsole Grocery […]


Jerry Allen Ludeman, 60, of Vineland died Oct. 30, 2008 after a long battle with multiple sclerosis and a hard fight with cancer. He was born Aug. 27, 1948. He was a native of Thomasville. He was a 1967 graduate of Marengo County High School in Thomaston where he was a star athlete. He was a member of Friendship Baptist […]


James Clifton Johnson, 63, of Fulton died Oct. 30, 2008 at his residence. He was born July 12, 1945 in Fulton. He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church. He worked as an insurance agent. Survivors include his wife, Sandra Gray Johnson, Fulton; two sons, Todd (Vickie) Johnson, Fulton, Ken Johnson, Grove Hill; three daughters, Debra (Keith) Sheffield, Monroeville, Margaret […]


Ralph Eldon Agee, 77, of Thomasville died Oct. 30, 2008 at Mobile Infirmary. He was born Feb. 20, 1931 in Thomasville. He was a member of Bashan Baptist Church. He was a retired shirt factory supervisor. Survivors include his wife, Edna Lucille Agee; two sons, Ralph Gayron Agee, Jackie Phillip Agee, both of Thomasville; one daughter, Mary Ann Parnell, Thomasville; […]

Arrests booked through county jail

Artimus Laquinton Martin, 20, fraudulent use of credit/debit card, $7,500 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. Jeremy Antwon Pritchett, 25, probation violation, $20,000 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. Virginia Bumpers Duncan, 23, possession of controlled substance, $5,000 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. Lacey Ashtan Ramsey, 19, liability insurance required, $500 bond, arrested by Grove Hill […]

County Records

Marriage license applications Jesse Alan Jones, to Jessica Kay Rikard; B.J. Aultman, to Cecil T. Thornton; Kenneth Seth Stewart, to Schuyler Elizabeth Etheridge; Cederick Denathony McMillan, to Whitney Lashae Jackson; David Lee Howze, to Arletha Rochell Morris. David Michael Croft, to Angele Dawn Craft. Jonathan Daniel Barnes, to Crystal Dawn Brooks. Mack Frederick Banks, to Sandra Faye Krout. Marriage license […]