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Seven murder cases on Clarke circuit court docket

Former Grove Hill Mayor

Seven murder cases are on the docket for criminal jury trials in Clarke County Circuit Court, beginning Monday, Dec. 5. Charges against former Grove Hill Mayor Willie Welch for use of position for personal gain are also listed. More...

Special Sections

Church

Area Obituaries

C ollins Thelma Clyde Collins, 87, a native of Coffeeville and a resident of Grove Hill, died Nov. 22, 2005 in Grove Hill. She was a homemaker and member of the Christian Fellowship Baptist Church in Thomasville. More...

St. Paul A.M.E. hosting conference Saturday

St. Paul A.M.E. Church in Carlton, located at 295 South Lake Road, will be hosting its annual More...

Word of Truth Fellowship Church celebrating pastors’ anniversary Sunday, Dec. 11

The Word of Truth Fellowship Church in Jackson will be celebrating the 4th anniversary of their pastors, Belinda and Marcus Kelley on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 2:30 p.m. More...

Education

JIS Students of the Month named

Jackson Intermediate School recently named Students of the Month More...

Sports

Bears fall in hard-fought battle

Approximately 5,000 fans packed out "The Reservation" in Gilbertown Friday night as the Leroy Bears and the Southern Choctaw Indians battled it out. More...

AHSAA Football finalists boast 32 state titles combined

Sports Chatter

Ten schools with a combined total of 32 state football titles and two schools seeking their first state grid crowns are headed for the Super 6 Championships of the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA) at Birmingham%27s Legion Field Thursd More...

CHS 1955 football team reunion

The members of the CHS Class 1A championship football team of 1955, along with their coach and cheerleaders will celebrate their 50th anniversary Sunday, Dec. 4, at Coffeeville High School from 1:30-4 p.m. More...

Con artist robs Coffeeville man

Special to The South Alabamian Law enforcement officers are trying to decide if elderly theft victims in Gilbertown and Coffeeville were hit by the same con artists. More...

Health Council initiating weight loss challenge

The South Alabama area leads the nation in obesity, which contributes to the rising cases of diabetes and heart disease. More...

News

Pictures with Santa this Saturday

Parents can have their child More...

Clarke County Education Retirees Association meets Nov. 17

The Clarke County Education Retirees Association met on Nov. 17 at the Garden Restaurant in Thomasville. More...

Gillmore Elementary School cookie fund-raiser ends Dec. 5

The Gillmore Elementary School More...

Coming Events

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Ala-Tom Area Agency on Aging seeks participants The Alabama-Tombigbee Area Agency on Aging is seeking volunteers interested in participating in our Leadership Institute Program. More...

Editorials

Wallace, Folsom battle may be on the horizon

Alabama Scene

The long-anticipated political showdown that us old-timers have dreamed of for decades may be on the horizon. More...

Black bear making a comeback in south Alabama?

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Washington style tax reform

Senate Report

On November 1, 2005, the President More...

People

Cards of Thanks

Words can More...

Wanda Heath named new manager of Jackson Wal-Mart

Wanda Heath has been named store manager of Wal-Mart Supercenter in Jackson. More...

Tolbert - Moseley united in marriage Nov. 18 in Mobile

Jada Amanda Moseley and Patrick Eugene Tolbert were united in marriage on Friday, Nov. 18, 2005 at the Municipal Park in Mobile. More...