September 7, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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Church

Temptation comes calling

I enjoy my early morning walks in the neighborhood around my home. It is an old section of town that is a checkerboard of shaded areas and patches of bright sunlight. More...

Church of the Week

First United Methodist Church of Jackson More...

St. Peter's Episcopal Church announces fall schedule

St. Peter's Episcopal Church is announcing its fall schedule. More...

Sports

Bears rip Aggies in 'Battle of Tombigbee'

The South Alabamian Football is a game of opportunities and the Leroy Bears took advantage of four Jackson Aggie miscues in the first half to win the annual Battle of the Tombigbee 41-6 Thursday night at Simpkins Stadium-Legion Field in Jackson. More...

Area teams begin play within their respective region

After an interesting first week of play, area teams gear up to start play within their respective regions. More...

The South Alabamian contest winners for week

1 were: 1st place- Scottie McBride of St. Stephens ($25) 2nd place- Ruby Milne of St. Stephens ($10) More...

For the Record

Jackson Municipal Court records announced for Aug. 31

The following information has been supplied by the Jackson Municipal Court for Aug. 31, 2006. More...

Jackson Police Department reports recent activities

The following information has been supplied by the Jackson Police Department. More...

We would like to thank everyone for their kindness during the illness and at the death of our loved one. The prayers, calls, visits, food, flowers and cards were so deeply appreciated. A special thanks to Odyssey More...

Murder in Prestwick

WashCo deputies in search of trigger man

The Washington County Sheriff's Department is on the hunt for the person or persons responsible for a shooting that occurred Monday night in Prestwick, which left one man dead and another injured. More...

Stabbing in McIntosh leaves one injured

A Mississippi man was treated for stab and bite wounds following an altercation with a McIntosh man at the MOWA housing project on Topton Road, Monday, Sept. 4. More...

WashCo Nursing Home receives high marks from Consumer Reports magazine

Washington County Nursing Home (WCNH) was one of a small number of facilities in Alabama to receive a favorable rating from More...

News

WashCo. School System asks for help in locating children with disabilities

The Washington County Board of Education serves all children with disabilities as required by law. More...

Washington County Sheriff's Report

The Washington County Sheriff's Department reported the following arrests during the past week: More...

WashCo Sheriff's Department to sponsor DNA evidence collection training for area

The Washington County Sheriff's Department will sponsor a training seminar for the collection and utilization of DNA evidence in sexual assault investigations, Sept. 21, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Washington County Public Library in Chatom. More...

Coming Events

Mark Your Calendar

Jackson Peewee Football meeting Sunday The Jackson Peewee Football board meeting is planned for Sunday, Sept. 10, 6 p.m. at the Jackson Municipal Pool. More...

Editorials

Why Princess Margaret can't the Southern Belles' Club

There are customs and manners that Southern ladies observe, of which those from other regions apparently are uninformed. More...

Searching for weapon offers new experience

It was hot, dark and bugs were everywhere, but as I helped search for the weapon allegedly used to kill a Clarke County man last Friday, I did not regret joining the Jackson Rescue Squad. More...

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People

Grants now available to schools and nonprofits

The Community Foundation of South Alabama announces its 2007 grant cycle beginning Oct. 1. More...

Timothy - Robinson to wed Sept. 30

Mr. and Mrs. Andy Timothy of Tibbie announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley N. to Billy R. Robinson Jr. of Mobile, the son of the Rev. and Mrs. Billy Robinson Sr., of Brooklyn Park, Minn. More...

Turner - Faulk engagement announced

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Turner of Tibbie announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Lynne to William Matthew Faulk of Jackson, son of Rene Horton of Jackson and the late Chuck Faulk. More...