August 24, 2017 RSS feed / People

100th birthday celebration

Mary Lee Jackson Bettis, seated left, was honored at a 100th Birthday Celebration Saturday, Aug. 5, at H.W. Pearce Memorial Park Assembly House in Jackson. More...

Not keen on the idea of microchipping

I recently heard about a company in Wisconsin that is placing microchips under their employees’ skin. If I remember correctly, it was to allow their employees to enter locked buildings and clock in and out, too.  More...

Remembrance ceremony to honor POW/MIA and Vietnam Veterans

The Marine Corps League, Jesse Andrews Jr. Detachment, is sponsoring a remembrance ceremony to honor and remember our POWs and MIAs, as well as a commemoration of our Vietnam veterans on Saturday, Sept. More...

Stallworth receives USA scholarship

The College of Engineering at the University of South Alabama has selected Marcus Ivan Stallworth II, a graduate of Jackson High School, to receive a $4,000 Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Scholarship for the 2017-2018 academ More...

Robinson enters dental school

Halle Robinson, daughter of Sharon and Rory Robinson is pictured above at her White Coat Ceremony, Sunday, Aug. More...

The king and the birthday girl

The King of Rock and Roll apparently read last week’s feature in The South Alabamian and decided to return to Jackson to show everyone he is alive and well. More...