May 27, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Foster Care Month’ designated

Members and participants of the Washington County Foster Care Program and Washington County Commissioners gathered in front of the county courthouse Monday morning to sign a proclamation declaring May as "Foster Care Month" in Chatom. More...

Special Sections

Church

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...

OBITUARIES

Benjamin Franklin Harper Sr. More...

Upcoming Church Announcements

Pine Chapel Baptist Church No. 2 in Jackson will be hosting Vacation Bible School June 7-11 at 6 each evening. All children are encouraged to attend. More...

Education

Local students graduate from Troy State University

Troy State University welcomed home a distinguished alumnus to present the keynote address at spring commencement exercises May 7, 2004 and he called on the graduates to do their part to make Alabama a better place to live. More...

Top readers at GES honored

The annual Readers Walk of Honor and Reading Celebration Assembly were held recently at Gillmore Elementary School. Top Accelerated Readers (L-R) are Markez Pernell, Karon Brown, Christopher Peyton, top reader, Dalton Brunson and Calvin Wright. More...

UM announces local students named to President’s List and Dean’s List

The University of Mobile has released the names of students named to the President More...

Man arrested after shooting incident at Grove Apartments

Stabbing victim treated at JMC in separate incident

A Jackson man was arrested Friday after he allegedly shot at a group of people at Grove Apartments, following an altercation. More...

Veterans to be honored Saturday

Local World War II veterans will be honored this Saturday in Jackson with several special events. More...

Callahan receives appointment to

Air Force Academy

Jackson High School 2004 graduate Cole Callahan has received an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Co. More...

News

Just call him ‘the walking man’

The Rev. Frank B. Dean loves to walk, which may not seem that unusual, until you discover he More...

Gamble to play in Poland

Former Jackson High School and current University of Alabama basketball player Natasha Gamble will be playing for the national Athletes In Action basketball team in Poland this summer. More...

Revolutionary re-enactors taking part in grave-marking ceremony Sunday, May 30

Clarke County Historical Society

The Clarke County Historical Society will begin its May meeting 30 minutes early Sunday, May 30, because of an extended business and program agenda. 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...

Sports

Little League Results

May 18
South Alabamian 6
Fire Dept. 1

The winning pitcher for The South Alabamian was Scottie McBride. Picking up hits were Fred Adams, D.J. Johnson, Jerrette Davis, McBride, Tyrell Kinder and J.J. Schjott. More...

Minor League Results

Fish House 6
Pizza Hut 2

Runs for the Fish House were provided by Andrew Gaston, Taylor Roberts, Patrick McLain and Johnathan Ryland. Also getting hits were Tyler Garcia, Jacob Busby, Jarmichael Robinson and Jerel Merida. More...

Local players head to Ala.-Miss. all-star football game in Mobile

Clarke County High School offensive lineman B.J. Stabler and Thomasville High School running back Aaron Johns will be heading to Mobile Sunday to join their state-wide teammates for the annual Alabama-Mississippi all-star football game. More...

People

Alicia Morris to sing at WCHS May 28

On Friday, May 28 at 7 p.m., the Dove Award-winning, Grammy-nominated Crabb Family and soloist Mike Bowling will join Alicia Morris of Chatom, for a concert at the Washington County High School auditorium in Chatom, sponsored by Chatom Church of God. More...

Massey - Spry to exchange vows June 5

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Massey of Chatom announce the engagement of their daughter, Joanna Lauren, to Jason Keith Spry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Spry of Decatur. More...

CCERA conducted meeting May 20 in Thomasville

The last meeting of the Clarke County Education Retirees Association for the 2003-2004 year was held at Ryan More...