March 31, 2005 RSS feed / News

Clarke Co. deputies search for car thief

Clarke County Sheriff More...

Jackson Police Report

The following activities were reported by the Jackson Police Department for the week ending March 26: More...

Kingdom Builders hold annual gathering

Members of the Clarke County Kingdom Builders gathered at The Fish House in Jackson last Thursday night for their annual meeting during which they enjoyed fellowship and heard comments from various members. More...

Flag donated to LHS

Woodmen of the World Field Representative Pee-Wee Dav-idson recently presented an American flag to Leroy High School Baseball Coach Danny Powell to be flown at the newly renovated Pop Powell Field. More...

Ladies tea and 1860’s fashion show this Saturday in Grove Hill

The Clarke County Museum is hosting an old-fashioned ladies tea this Saturday afternoon, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church. More...

Nice gobbler

Reggie Brown of Jackson bagged this nice gobbler Monday morning while hunting in his More...

Jackson Culture Fest is May 1

Genesis Inc. and the city of Jackson will be sponsoring the annual Culture Fest on May 1. More...

GH ‘Lion Fest’ this Saturday

Grove Hill Lions Club will present its First Annual Lion Fest with a day of auction Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Poster winners announced

The Clarke County Soil and Water Conservation District recently announced the winners of its poster contest. The theme of the contest was More...

Activities at Jackson Health Care Facility essential to the well-being of its residents

Betty Johnson of Walker Springs and Fay Davis of Perry More...

Tire explodes on Grove Hill repair shop employee

An employee at Kelly More...

WashCo Commission looks at hiring and bids for dump trucks and fuel

Washington County Engineer Bob Gunter held a long discussion about operations of his department with the county commission Monday morning, then the commission took several actions. More...

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

The Washington County Sheriff More...

Legal help for senior citizens

Senior citizens seeking legal help for non-criminal, non-fee-generating legal problems or needs may be eligible for free legal assistance. Those 60 years or older can seek such help at the Jackson Nutrition Center monthly. More...

Landowners who lost timber to Ivan assisted by national program

Payouts are limited to a total of $75,000 per person

Alabama landowners who had timber destroyed by Hurricane Ivan are eligible to participate in a national program called TAP-TIMBER that provides financial assistance to landowners who lost trees as a result of a natural disaster during the period of D More...

Funds received for new Small-Scale Limited Resource Farmers Initiative

Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns announced that the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will provide up to $6 million for a new Small-Scale/Limited Resource Far-mers Initiative to help small farmers implement good conservation practices o More...

‘Springtacular Celebration’ this Saturday in Chatom

The fourth annual Springtac-ular Celebration, which benefits Exceptional Children, Inc., will take place this Saturday, April 2, at the Chatom Community Center. More...

Boy Scout food drive

Five Boy Scouts from Troop 55 in Jackson, participated in Scouting for Food, during February, which is observed annually as National Scout Month. The five scouts collected over 200 cans of food, which will be distributed to the needy in the area. More...

Clarke Co. Criminal jury term begins April 11

The criminal jury term will begin in Clarke County Circuit Court April 11. One hundred twenty-seven cases are on the trial dockets. More...

Scholarships available for seniors pursuing degree in medical field

Two R.S. Bowling Jr. Memorial Scholarships will be awarded for the fall term. Applications must be submitted to the chamber between March 1 and July 1 of each calendar year. More...

Laton Hill Baptist Church homecoming service May 1; seeking photos from the past

Laton Hill Baptist Church, located on Highway 56 west of Chatom, will be celebrating its 75th anniversary with homecoming service on Sunday, May 1. More...

Five-day bluegrass festival scheduled

Greene County, Miss. will be hosting a five-day bluegrass festival April 5-9 in Leakesville, Miss. More...

National Library Week begins April 11

National Library Week will begin on Monday, April 11 and continue through Saturday, April 16 at White Smith Memorial Library in Jackson. More...

Annual donations made

The Rotary Club of Jackson conducted its annual Giving Meeting March 17 at the Jackson Steatkhouse. Representatives of many of the organizations receiving donations were in attendance. More...