Clarke County 911 dispatchers were recognized with a resolution and a reception Tuesday. Next week, April 14-20 is Telecommunications Week. From left: 911 Director Becky Neugent, Susanna Few, Lillian Adams, Carly Bradley, Erica Pogue, Chastity Barren and Dispatch Supervisor Cedora Wright. They are shown with County Commissioners Jackie Ray Rush, Bill Taylor, Stan Hutto and Rhondel Rhone. Commissioner Tyrone Moye […]

CPS blasts Monroe, JA

The Clarke Prep School Lady Gators rolled through Monroe Academy 12-0 last Thursday at home. Kalli Steadham went 3-3. Maggie Childs was 2-2 with an RBI. Kerri Steadham was 2-3 with a double and three RBI. Sierra Myers went 2-3 with a double and an RBI. Grace Davis was 3-3 with a double, triple and an RBI. Laken Nix went […]

Play Ball!

Opening Day for Grove Hill leagues!

Threads of Love provides needed service for families

It is something you wouldn’t generally think of and something that no one wants to think of but it is something that is sometimes needed. What is it? Dressing gowns for premature infants and newborns who die due to stillbirth, miscarriage or infant death. The Threads of Love Foundation is a national organization that fills this need. The ladies of […]

Church News

New Hope No. 1 Baptist Church of Thomasville will have a Musical Workshop by The Southwest Laymen Department. The clinician is Jessica Harmon Pettway of Jackson. Mrs. Pettway is an attribute to the ministry. The workshop will begin Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12 at 5:45 p.m. nightly. The Workshop Choir will present a musical workshop on Saturday, April […]

Bible Trivia: Who died on Mount Hor?

1. Is the book of Hosea in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. How many Old Testament (KJV) books are named for a woman? There are none in the New Testament. 0, 1, 2, 3 3. From Judges 16, what had Samson been to God from his mother’s womb? Nazarite, Philistine, Reubenite, Protestant 4. In Exodus 4, who […]

Salome’s Stars

ARIES (March 21 to April 19) You’re doing better on the flexibility issue, but you still need to loosen up a bit to show you can be less judgmental and more understanding about certain sensitive matters. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Your personal aspect continues to dominate this week. But try to make time to deal with important career […]



ATRC meeting in Jackson April 29 will discuss transportation needs

The Alabama Tombigbee Regional Commission is preparing a Human Services Coordinated Transit Plan for its 10-county region. The purpose of the plan is to identify transportation needs primarily among the elderly, disabled and low income populations. The plan will establish goals and strategies for meeting these needs including the coordination of resources. Agencies applying for Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Sections […]