December 18, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Students’ talents shine through in books made for kindergartners

SA Editor

Some future writers got to show off their talents Friday when they presented kindergartners at Gillmore Elementary School with books created just for them. More...

Special Sections

Church

Spiritual Beliefs

Rev. E.C. Russell
Pastor of First Assembly of God in Jackson

Among your gifts will you give God More...

OBITUARIES

Geneva James Knight

Geneva James Knight, 76, a native of Copeland and a resident of Saraland, died Dec. 13, 2003 at her residence. She was a member of St. Andrews Chapel Church in Creola. More...

‘A Shepherd’s Tale’ to be presented Sunday at FUMC

The First United Methodist Church Chancel Choir of Jackson will be presenting its Christmas cantata titled, "A Shepherd More...

Editorials

Editor’s Notes

By
Evan Carden
SA Editor
Saddam will likely face same fate that befalls most

"Like a rat in a hole." That More...

United Way is a cause worthy of consideration

This year More...

Jim Davidson

Syndicated Columnist
Setting goals is important to success

Several years ago I had the joy of meeting and getting to know a wonderful young lady here in our community who has now gone on to bigger and better things. More...

People

Miss Powell becomes bride of Mr. Crosby

Andrea Destin Powell and Caleb Franklin Crosby were united in marriage on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003 at the First Baptist Church of Leroy. More...

Robinson - Adams united in marriage

Laura Rocker Adams of Jackson and Ronald Michael Robinson of Dixons Mills were united in marriage on Friday, Dec. 5, 2003 in the Chapel at the Park in Gatlinburg, Tenn. More...

Blount - Lindsey to exchange wedding vows Saturday

Meagan Elizabeth Blount and Charles James "Shane" Lindsey Jr. will be united in marriage on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2003 at 2 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church in Jackson. More...

Three of mother’s four sons to go to war

SA Editor

One of the hardest things for a mother to do is to see her child go off to war. Imagine watching three of them leave at the same time. More...

Retired Circuit Judge Pearson to sit on special court to decide ‘10 Commandments’ judge’s appeal

SA Publisher

A former circuit judge of the First Judicial Circuit of Clarke, Choctaw and Washington counties has been tapped as one of seven retired judges statewide to hear former Chief Justice Roy Moore More...

Boise gives $58,600 to United Way

Boise More...

Long awaited renovations begin at Merchants Bank

SA Editor

A remodeling project at the Merchants Bank main office, located at 1901 College Avenue in Jackson, which has been planned for more than a year, got started Tuesday when construction workers began removing the sign from the parking lot in front of the More...

News

Boy Scout Troop 57 gives food to the needy

The Jackson Boy Scout Pack 57 presented a total of 854 non-perishable food items to the Jackson Police Dept. for the community food pantry during the December pack meeting Monday night. More...

Millry High School’s Coach Taylor answers his country’s call to duty

Special to
The South Alabamian

It was one of those things you know could happen, but hope never does. Men and women have always left this country in times of war to do their jobs. More...

JFD responds to three blazes in four days

Firefighters and their spouses were enjoying the fire department More...

Coming Events

Christmas Dance

The Pine City Ambassadors, Jackson More...

Government meetings

Clarke County Commission - meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month at 9 a.m. in the commission chambers at the Clarke County Courthouse in Grove Hill. More...

Sports

Clarke County players receive POY awards

Of the 42 players in Birmingham last Thursday, two from Clarke County took home Player of the Year honors at a banquet on the campus of Birmingham-Southern. More...

By Evan Carden

SA Editor

The Jackson High School Aggies varsity basketball team took a big win last Friday night over Washington County rivals McIntosh, when they rolled to an 84-43 victory. More...

Soccer Scores

Following are the soccer scores from the Southwest Alabama Soccer League for Nov. 25-Dec. 4: More...