December 14, 2006 RSS feed / News

Parker gets 42 years for drive-by shooting

Parker and four others had Sherwin "Tank" Parker was sentenced Monday to 42 years in the state penitentiary for his part in the drive-by shooting death of a bystander outside of an Alma nightclub in 2004. More...

Courthouse closing for electrical work

The electrical power to the Clarke County Courthouse will be shut off Friday afternoon, Dec. 22, so that connections can be made to the new wing. The courthouse will close at 1 p.m. that day and will reopen at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 27. More...

County agrees to take over new street in subdivision

Clarke County Commissioners agreed Tuesday to accept a new street in a subdivision being developed by a resident in a non-municipal area, if it meets the criteria set by the county. More...

Correction

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Dry forces win small victory in Thomasville alcohol sales proposal

The dry forces in Thomasville have apparently won one small battle in the war on proposed alcohol sales. More...

Jackson Collectors Club donates

The Jackson Collectors Club recently made a $100 donation to the Salvation Army Store to be used to purchase canned goods for the store More...

United Way conducts ‘thank you’ luncheon

The fellowship hall of Chatom Baptist Church was the setting on Dec. 8 for the Washington County unit of United Way's 2006 Campaign Thank You Luncheon. More...

Millry Christmas parade 2006

Top photo: These folks reminded everyone why the season is celebrated. More...

Brunson retires as Clarke County Circuit Clerk

A retirement reception was held for Clarke County Circuit Clerk Wayne Brunson in the main courtroom of the Clarke County Courthouse in Grove Hill last Thursday. Brunson did not seek re-election this year and will retire Jan. More...

Special book signing Dec. 18

Clarke County native Mary Chapman Mathews and photographer Chip Cooper will be at the Clarke County Museum in Grove Hill Monday, Dec. 18 to sign copies of More...

Local holiday blood drive announced

For the convenience of area residents, United Blood Services will be hosting two blood drives in Clarke County to help keep holiday blood supplies adequate: More...

First place winners

Forest Avenue Baptist Church took the first place prize in the nonprofit category during the Jackson Christmas parade, Dec. 1. More...

Town of Millry ushers in Christmas

The town of Millry ushered in the Christmas season in grand style with a parade, Saturday, through the streets of downtown. More...

WashCo Library announces new exhibits and events

The Washington County Public Library recently announced two exhibits and its schedule for the holidays. Exhibits The facility is currently featuring the beautiful needlework of Emeline Porter on display at the library through the holidays. More...