August 18, 2005 RSS feed / News

Alabama DHR releases first ‘Child Welfare Report Card’

Clarke County receives highest possible rating

The Department of Human Resources (DHR) has released the results of the agency More...

Chatom Town Council awards bid on repair of A.C. Fab plant

The Chatom Town Council awarded a final bid Monday night for roofing repair work at the A.C. Fabricated building to a Mississippi company for $68,717. More...

Olin donates money for McIntosh High library renovation

The library at McIntosh High School is undergoing a total renovation, thanks to a $22,400 donation from the Olin Charitable Trust. More...

Senior citizens learn about new prescription drug plan

Jackson area senior citizens got an update last week on changes coming up in 2006 in the way they will be covered for prescription drugs. More...

Washington County Historical Society meets

The Washington County Historical Society met Sunday afternoon, Aug. 14 in the Jordan Genealogy Library. More...

$100,000 grant for development of online Encyclopedia of Alabama

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) has awarded a $100,000 grant to the Alabama Humanities Foundation (AHF) for development of the online Encyclopedia of Alabama (EOA). More...

Linden Lumber Co. to cease operations at Thomasville plant

Special to The South Alabamian Linden Lumber Company is shutting down its Thomasville sawmill plant and company officials are unsure when or if it will reopen. More...

Clarke Co. Records

Marriage license applications Judson Aubrey Morgan, to Jimmie Kaye Dement; Dewayne T. Myles, to Tammy S. Rodgers; Stephen Darryl J. Nichols, to Christiann Merit Cash; Albert Cory Mitchum, to Marla Elizabeth Knott. More...

Search warrants lead to marijuana bust in Zimco

Two search warrants executed by Clarke County Sheriff More...

Pot and moonshine found in WashCo bust

About $2,000 worth of marijuana plants and a moonshine still were confiscated from a home near Millry earlier this month by Washington County Sheriff More...

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

Following are the names of people arrested and booked into the Washington County Jail for a two-week period ending Aug. 15: More...

Receives equipment through ‘Click It or Ticket’ program

Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge (left) and Sgt. Josh Garrett display equipment the department recently received through its participation in the Click It or Ticket program. More...

Jackson Police Report

The following activities were reported by the Jackson Police Department for the week ending Aug. 13. More...

Jury awards more than $700,000 in workman’s comp case

A Clarke County Circuit Court jury awarded a $781,185 verdict in a workman More...

Local horse owner asks for his animals to be left alone

Bob Alday wants to give the people who have been harassing and spooking horses and cows in Washington County one more chance before he turns them over to the law. More...

Named All-Star Dancers

Members of the Washington County High School Gold Dusters dance/drill team were recently selected by the staff of American All-Star to be named More...

Monroe County Heritage Museums presents M. Wayne Stanton exhibit

The Monroe County Heritage Museums in Monroeville has numerous photographs on display in the Sybil Smith Exhibit Hall from famous photographer, M. Wayne Stanton. More...