March 19, 2009 RSS feed / People

Community advocates named for FUSB's Grove Hill offices

Jennifer Robertson and Lynn Allday have recently been named community advocates for First United Security Bank's Grove Hill offices. More...

Keeping property neat and clean benefits the entire neighborhood

Random Ramblings

Recently, while riding through several neighborhoods I was shocked at how some residents take little or no pride in keeping their property neat and clean. More...

Pvt. Reed completes basic training

Army National Guard Pvt. Joshua C. Reed has graduated from Basic Combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. More...

Garden club donation

Edna Stewart, right, president of Four Seasons Garden Club, presents a donation to Kristie Taylor, director of the Continuous School Improvement Program for grades K-5 at Gillmore Elementary and Jackson Intermediate schools. More...

William Brantlee Bayles

Mr. and Mrs. Micheal Bayles (nee Stephanie Deas) of Jackson, announce the birth of a son, William Brantlee, Feb. 26, 2009, 1:35 p.m., at Jackson Medical Center. He weighed 6 lbs., 4 oz. and was 17-1/2 inches in length. More...

Kingdom Builders ' annual meeting

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Experience To Kill a Mockingbird with 'A Day in Maycomb'

A day of immersion into the historical surroundings associated with the novel, "To Kill a Mockingbird," will be offered April 7, 8, 16 and May 15. More...

Kills first gobbler

William Downey, 7, of Jackson killed his first turkey, an 18- pound gobbler, while hunting with his dad in the Zimco area March 14. The turkey had one spur and sported a 10- inch beard. Downey killed it with his .410 shotgun. More...

Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Stribling Jr. celebrate golden anniversary

Eddie and Clyde Stribling Jr. of Jackson celebrated their 50th anniversary with family and friends Feb. 20, 2009 at the Frasinetti Winery in Sacramento, Calif. More...

Miss Pezent - Mr. Brown announce wedding plans

Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Pezent of Walker Springs announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tara Amanda, to Derwin Randal Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Brown of New Site. Miss Pezent is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. More...

Card of Thanks

I would like to thank the Jackson Police Department, Jackson Ambulance service, Jackson Medical staff and the nursing staff for being so attentive and kind during my time of illness. I would also like to give special thanks to Dr. More...

A 50th anniversary and now twins!

After celebrating their 50th anniversary with her husband Clyde in California with family and friends, Eddie Stribling was the guest of honor at a surprise baby shower to benefit the Alpha Center at Casa Grande Mexican Restaurant Saturday, March 14. More...

Follow guidelines for pruning success

Pruning plants around your landscape should be done for many reasons. Probably the most important is for its appearance. More...

Landon Cade Alday

Brittany Lowery and Caleb Alday, both of Jackson, announce the birth of their son, Landon Cade Alday, March 10, 2009, 4:53 p.m., at Springhill Medical Center in Mobile. He weighed 7 lbs., 4 oz. and was 19-1/2 inches long. More...

Keira Brianna Lester

Ashley Nicole Tracy and Michael Allen Lester, both of Mobile, announce the birth of a daughter, Keira Brianna Lester, Feb. 26, 2009, 9:50 p.m. at USA Children's and Women's Hospital in Mobile. More...

Cole Hicks' story now available on the Web

The story of Cole Hicks, the Jackson toddler who amazingly survived nearly drowning in a home day care pool, is now available for viewing on the worldwide Web. Cole is the son of Tiffany and Robert Hicks. More...