May 13, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

WashCo Mental Health provides a variety of community services

When the term "mental health services," is mentioned, many people immediately think about people who are mentally handicapped. More...

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Directory of Area Churches

U.S. Hwy. 43 North, Jackson
Center Point Baptist Church
Hwy. 154 - Coffeeville
Cliff Scarbrugh, Pastor
First Baptist Church - Jackson

214 College Ave. More...

Lathan Funeral Home, Inc.

Jackson - 246-2363

Alton Timothy "Festus" Estes, 45, a native of Coffeeville, died May 5, 2004 at his residence in Coffeeville. He was an electrical helper for Edwards Electric Co. More...

Upcoming Church Announcements

The Sullivan Family will be in concert on Sunday, May 16 at 3 p.m. at New Hope Methodist Church in Frankville. Everyone is invited to attend. More...


Phyllis Law selected as ‘Teacher of the Year’ in Daphne

Phyllis Law of Mobile was recently selected as "Teacher of the Year" at Daphne Middle School in Daphne. She is a member of Goodwill Church Ministries. More...

JA students participated in ‘Physical Education Week’

Students at Jackson Academy participated in "Physical Education Week" on April 26-30. Special events were planned on each day of the week with an awards ceremony on April 30. More...

University of Mobile announces top honors and awards diplomas to area students

On May 2, 2004, approximately 400 University of Mobile graduates were awarded master More...


Networks eye NASCAR


As in the case of any self-respecting voyeuristic member of the MTV generation, Jamie McMurray is addicted to The Real World. More...

Just the Stats nascar points leaders

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Racing This Week

Chevy American

Where: Richmond International Raceway (Richmond, Va.) More...

Man charged with rape of ex-girlfriend

A Jackson man was arrested by Jackson Police Saturday after he allegedly beat and raped his on-again, off-again girlfriend behind a building on Highway 177. More...

JA’s Lady Eagles take second in AISA tourney

One step away from a state championship, that More...

Golden Horne Antiques cuts ribbon

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Nine inducted into WashCo Hall of Fame

Nine more people were immortalized on the main hall wall of the Washington County Courthouse Friday, when they were inducted into the Washington County Hall of Fame. More...

Lady Wildcats going to state tournament

It More...

‘Yard of the Month’ announced

The Four Seasons Garden Club recently announced that the home of Cecilia and William Walker, located on Edgewood Circle, has been chosen as May More...

Coming Events

VFW 5355 meetings

The VFW Post 5355 will meet the third Thursday of every month, 6 p.m., at the VFW Club on Club Wiley Road. More...


Editor’s Notes

SA Editor

When a few bad people do something wrong, it always seems that it makes the whole group look bad. More...

Congressional Report

Rep. Jo Bonner
First Congressional District
Disturbing images from Iraq

This past week, I opened my newspaper and was immediately confronted with images of American soldiers mistreating Iraqi prisoners under their watch. More...

Jim Davidson

Laughter is good medicine. If you have not had a dose in a while, it More...


Walker - Courtney united in marriage

Kendra Lee Courtney and Dirk Leon Walker were married Saturday, April 24, 2004 at 3 p.m. at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Brian James in West Bend with the Rev. Allen Groves officiating. More...

Kathryn Tucker Windham to be featured at book festival May 15

The Arts Council of Thomasville will be presenting the "Thomasville Book Festival" on Saturday, May 15 from 2-4 p.m. at the Alabama Southern Community College Teleconference Center. More...

Mr. and Mrs. Rockers to celebrate 25th anniversary on Saturday

Mr. and Mrs. Noah Rocker will be honored with dinner in celebration of their 25th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 15 from 4-6 p.m. in the J. L. Williams Fellowship Hall of the Church of God Pentecostal. More...