August 17, 2017 RSS feed / News

Washington commission working to alleviate road issues

Extremely wet summer conditions have been a continued challenge for road crews in Washington County. During Monday’s meeting, Gibbs-Simpson Road resident Hugh Randall requested help for his ¼-mile stretch as well. More...

Strange But True

* It was 18th-century American novelist and poet Herman Melville who made the following sage observation: “Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity over humanity, nothing exceeds most of the criticisms made on the habits of the poor by t More...

Monday’s eclipse will have a minor impact on Clarke County

With all the rain we’ve been having, it looks like Monday, Aug. 21 may be a pretty, sunny day. More...

Pay raise proposed for Washington County Coroner in upcoming term

When the next Washington County coroner is elected there will likely be a little more incentive for the job. More...

When Elvis came to town

Apparently, only a handful of people attended a concert at the old Jackson National Guard Armory on Oct. 27, 1955 when an up-and-coming but still little-known Mississippi singer played a concert there. More...

Sullivan’s economic development efforts span the entire county

Building relationships and learning on the job have been huge priorities for Washington County Economic Developer Mel Ann Sullivan.  More...