August 5, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

2004-05 school year to begin next week

Most area schools start back next week in Clarke and Wash-ington counties. More...

Jackson native chosen ‘Woman of the Year’

Jackson native and longtime resident of Detroit, Mich., Betty Marshall, was recently chosen as that city More...

Pine City Rodeo pleases crowds in Jackson

The annual Pine City Rodeo was held at Jackson Academy this past weekend, providing lots of fun and wholesome entertainment for the whole family. 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...

Lathan Funeral Home, Inc.

FIRST IN PRE-NEED FUNERAL PLANS
Jackson - 246-2363

Tommie "Miss Tom" Callier Wilkins Dickey, 96, died Aug. 1, 2004 at Washington County Nursing Facility in Chatom. A native of Koenton and a resident of Chatom, she was a member of First Baptist Church in Chatom. More...

New pastor and family welcomed

The Rev. Howard Gaston and his wife, Teresa, have accepted the call to serve and pastor at Evergreen Baptist Church. He has been the pastor at Oak Grove Baptist Church for the past six years. More...

Editorials

Editor’s Notes

By
Evan
Carden
SA Editor
Those who trash parking lots should be ashamed

Monday morning when I drove to work I saw something that made me angry as well as upset with some of the residents of Jackson. More...

School’s back in; watch out for kids and buses

School bells will be ringing next week in both Clarke and Washington counties, so it More...

Alabama Scene

Old-timers like me are frequently wont to say that nothing is as good as it used to be....be it cars, movies, music, what-have-you More...

People

McIntyre - Burge united in marriage June 19

Sonya Michelle Burge and Matthew Dame McIntyre were united in marriage on Saturday, June 19, 2004 at Pearce Memorial Park Assembly House in Jackson. More...

21st annual Peterman Station Arts and Crafts Festival set for Nov. 20

The 21st annual Peterman Station Arts and Crafts Festival is set for Saturday, Nov. 20 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Military News

Johnson

Navy Seaman Tyree Johnson, son of Betty L. Johnson of Millry and Ernest L. Johnson of McIntosh, is participating in Summer Pulse 2004, the Navy More...

Rodeo comes to town

The 2004 Pine City Rodeo was this past weekend at the new permanent arena located on Hwy. 69 on the campus of Jackson Academy. Bo Campbell Productions provided plenty of wholesome entertainment for the whole family. More...

Miracle man: Charles Huckabee defies the odds by surviving severe blow to head

To everyone close to him, Charles Huckabee is a living miracle. That More...

Nephew believes in community service

At age 13, Betty Marshall More...

Peewee football sign-up is Saturday

Jackson Peewee Football sign-up will be this Saturday, Aug. 7, from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Jackson City Hall. More...

Team members asked to attend Moseley benefit

Girls who played for Danny Moseley of Leroy in the city league baseball program are asked to attend the benefit for him Aug. 14 in Jackson. Moseley was recently diagnosed with cancer. More...

News

Fire destroys Tibbie Diner

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Seth Hammett

Alabama Speaker of the House joins AEC staff

Alabama Electric Cooper-ative (AEC) announced recently that Seth Hammet became Director of Economic Devel-opment for AEC effective Aug. 1. More...

Correction

In last week More...

Coming Events

VFW 5355 meetings

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

Education

Pike attends Ciba High School Chemistry Institute in New York

Megan Pike joined 21 students in New York for a prestigious two-week program at Ciba headquarters. More...

Student orientation next week at JHS

Jackson High School students may pick up their schedules and pay fees for the new school year. More...

GES makes change to uniform policy

There is a change to the uniform policy for the upcoming school year at Gillmore Elementary School. More...

Sports

Leroy Peewee Football registration Saturday

Leroy Peewee Football registration is Saturday, Aug. 7 from 9-11 a.m. at Leroy High School for children ages 6-12. More...

Waverunners Results

The Jackson Waverunner swim team participated in the Greater Mobile Swimming and Diving League More...