Steven Hutto earns medical degree

The DCH Healthcare Authority, DCH Regional Medical Center and the Tuscaloosa Family Medicine Residency hosted the 36th annual graduation ceremony honoring the 2011 graduates of the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Among the graduates was Steven B. Hutto, a graduate of Clarke County High School and the University of Alabama with degrees in accounting and microbiology. After completing his […]

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Stabler camp July 16

Former Clarke County High School and University of Alabama lineman BJ Stabler is hosting the 3rd annual BJ Stabler Camp with the help of current NFL and college players. The camp will be held Saturday, July 16 at H.G. Prim Stadium in Grove Hill. There will be a Youth Camp – 8 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. The Youth Camp features […]

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College world series helped renew my love for baseball

It is a game of inches and of thinking and it does not require the most athletic ability and sometimes it can make you hate its very existence and at other times there is no sport more poetic in nature than baseball. What other sport gives the defense the ball, welcomes cheating and rewards someone for being successful three out […]

Voters to determine fate of Forever Wild program

The Forever Wild ball is, as they say, in the court of the Alabama voters now that the Alabama Legislature has voted to put re-authorization of the public land acquisition program on the November 2012 ballot as a Constitutional Amendment. Despite the uncertain future, it was business as usual at the Forever Wild Board meeting last week at Barber Vintage […]

Clarke Prep School students honored at program at UA

Vann Wilson and Holden Smith were recently honored at the State Recognition Ceremony at the University of Alabama for Duke TIP participants. The Duke TIP program is an honors program which allows 7th grade students to take the ACT exam. Those recognized at the ceremony achieved a score of 20 or greater in the English or Math portions of the […]

Now here’s a tip

 When baking, you can slow the rising time of dough by placing it in a cool place to rise. You can even let it rise in the refrigerator! Basically, it’s done rising when it’s doubled in size, so use that as your guide.  Place individual fabric softener sheets into sneakers to keep them fresh between wearings. You can […]

Henry Dunagan to celebrate 80th birthday Sat., July 23

Henry Dunagan will celebrate his 80th birthday with a party Saturday, July 23. A “come and go affair” in the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at Jackson will be from 2 until 4 p.m. (casual dress). Please “no gifts.” Notes and cards would be appreciated!

Agees to celebrate 50th anniversary Sunday, July 10

Doris and Harold Agee will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Sunday, July 10 at 2 p.m. at their home at 12713 Tallahatta Springs Road in Thomasville. The couple was married in 1961. The reception will be hosted by Lynette, Raycelia and Angelique. Your presence will be their special gift.