April 29, 2010 RSS feed / News

McIntosh resident faces drug charges

A McIntosh man faces drug charges after a traffic stop by McIntosh Police. Donald Haywood Salky Jr., 44, was stopped around noon on Topton Road by Officer Brad Singleton, Monday, April 26, for a seat belt violation. More...

Campaign signs destroyed

While the Washington County Sheriff’s race may be getting a little heated, the two candidates agree that tearing down campaign signs is wrong. More...

Reynoldses featured at literacy meeting

Fox 10 News morning anchor Eric Reynolds (front, center, left) and his wife Eleanor (front, center, right) were the featured guest speakers at the Clarke County Literacy Coalition’s annual meeting conducted Tuesday, April 27, at White Smith More...

Manish Ryan Road complaint two years late

Roland Stanley and two other residents of the Charity Chapel community appeared before the Washington County on April 27 to protest the closure of Manish Ryan Road in that community. More...

Chatom hires new police chief

During its regular monthly meeting, April 19, the Chatom Town Council voted to hire Brent Callahan of Pelham as the town’s new police chief. More...

Annual steer and heifer show

The Washington County Jr. Livestock Association and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System recently conducted the 2010 Annual Steer and Heifer Show and Sale at the Ag arena in Chatom. More...

Bid to be approved for drainage project in Jackson’s Depot area

A long-awaited project to correct a drainage project in the Depot area of Jackson is one step closer to becoming a reality. More...

Former Drive-In owner Ed Harris dies

Ed Harris, the longtime owner and operator of one of Jackson’s most popular eater ies, died Tuesday afternoon. He had been diagnosed with cancer only a few weeks ago and had started treatments but succumbed quickly. More...

Correction

Some incorrect information accompanied the Workforce Development photo in last week’s issue. More...

Criminal court starts Monday in WashCo

Criminal jury week begins Monday, May 3, in Washington County Circuit Court, and the docket is as follows: Judge D.P. Scurlock Roy N. Simpson, sexual abuse of a child, two counts; Bruce H. Parnell, sexual abuse of a child, two counts; Alan D. More...

Waite says ClarkeCo lucky bad weather missed area

Clarke County Emergency Management Agency Director Roy Waite told county commissioners Tuesday that the area luckily dodged the bad weather that rampaged across the southeast Saturday. More...

Another look at grants

I have covered the main topic of this article before, however not many read it or understood it so I will try again. More...

AFC announces forestry camp dates

The 2010 session of Alabama Forestry Camp, in its 13th year, is coming up soon. More...

WashCo volunteers respond for ‘Day of Caring’

The United Way of Southwest Alabama conducted its annual Day of Caring Friday, April 23. More...