September 17, 2009 RSS feed / People

Alabama Junior Miss tickets to be ordered

Alabama Junior Miss will be Friday and Saturday, Jan. 15 and 16. Since seating will be more limited than previous years, tickets must be ordered from Lisa Weaver on or before Oct. 15 along with a check made payable to Kristin Weaver. More...

CCARC hosts 'Art Walk' and employment open house

The Clarke County Arc, located at 501 Forest Avenue, Jackson, will host a dual event on Friday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Art Walk Handcrafted items created by the people served at CCARC will be available for sale at an Art Walk. More...

Stork Report

Andrew Wisdom Furr Mr. and Mrs. Andy Furr (nee Jana Wisdom) of Foley announce the birth of a son, Andrew Wisdom, Sept. 4, 2009, at Thomas Hospital in Fairhope. He weighed 8 lbs., 3 oz. and was 21 ½ inches in length. More...

St. Stephens' dig is Saturday, Sept. 19

Persons interested in Alabama history and archaeology have an opportunity to assist in the excavation of the slave quarters at a historic former hotel building in old St. Stephens on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Students develop podcast site

Jill Bumpers' 6th grade class at Jackson Academy has developed their own podcasting site to help their parents keep track of their testing schedule and assignments. They have also some information for some of the other classes at the school. More...

Ribbon cutting ceremony signals dual achievement for WashCo

A ribbon cutting ceremony at G1-Mechanical Company on Highway 43 south of McIntosh gave the Washington County Commission a double reason to be encouraged in these lean economic times. More...

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Washington County Commissioners, commission staff, G1 Mechanical management, Speakes and Associates engineers and representatives of the Washington County Chamber of Commerce cut the dual purpose ribbon, signifying the official opening of G-1 Mechani More...

Brooker-Robertson united in marriage

Amy Lane Robertson and Kyle David Brooker were united in marriage at Grove Hill Baptist Church at 2 p.m. on Aug. 15, 2009. The father of the groom officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gary L. More...

Miss Singleton - Mr. Booth announce wedding plans

Shirley and Stanley Singleton of Chatom announce the forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Leslie Janae Singleton, to Shane Booth, son of Sherri and James Booth of Wagarville. More...

Book signing Saturday at Clarke County Museum

Storyteller and author Kathryn Tucker Windham will sign copies of her new book, "Spit, Scarey Ann, and Sweat Bees," Saturday at the Clarke County Museum in Grove Hill beginning at 10 a.m. More...

Williams feted at bridal shower

Miss Sandra V. Williams, bride-elect of Gregory K. Jackson, was honored at a bed and bath bridal shower at Doshia's Fine Food and Catering on Saturday, Aug. 8. More...

'Pumpkin Patch' returns to Jackson Oct. 12

The annual "Pumpkin Patch", hosted by the First Methodist Church of Jackson, will be returning to Jackson and open for visitors Saturday, Oct. 12 - 31. Pumpkins will be available for purchase Monday-Friday, 3 p.m. until dark; Saturdays, 10 a.m. More...

Fund-raiser scheduled at nutrition center

The Wagarville Nutrition Center will host its annual show and fund-raiser on Saturday, Sept. 19, beginning at 6 p.m. Food and drinks will be available to purchase. Admission is $4, 5 years of age and under are admitted free. More...

Show Your Colors 2009

One99 Student Ministries of First Assembly of God presented "Show Your Colors 2009 " Sept. 9 in the Family Life Center with Tyler Watts, former University of Alabama quarterback as guest speaker. Special music was provided by the McLendon Band. More...

CGREDA conducts luncheon in Monroeville

Elected officials and investors of Coastal Gateway Regional Economic Development Authority joined members of the board of directors and other guests last Wednesday to discuss the importance of regionalism at a luncheon in Monroeville. More...