October 14, 2010 RSS feed / News

Local firemen receive hands-on training from Alabama Fire College

Members of Clarke County’s volunteer fire departments are being given the opportunity this week to participate in hands-on training thanks to the efforts of the Jackson Fire Department and the Clarke County Firefighters Association. More...

Questions raised about WashCo VFDs and woods fires

At the Oct. 12 meeting of the Washington County Commission D.R. Stallworth of Vinegar Bend raised questions about the willingness of some volunteer fire departments to combat woods fires. More...

Jackson man charged with Sept. 10 forgery

Jackson Police reported the Oct. 6 arrest of Jeffery O. Scandrick, 47, of Jackson on a warrant charging him with possession of a forged instrument. More...

WashCo Museum utilities issue debated during commission meeting

For the second time in as many years, the Washington County Commission has not had to borrow money to get through the fourth quarter of the fiscal year. They have cut expenses in large and small ways. More...

Teen Driver Safety Week Oct. 17-24

America to teen drivers: Keep your hands on the wheel; your eyes on the road; and your thumbs off your phone’s keypad. More...

ClarkeCo plans to refinance bonds for sheriff’s department

The Clarke County Commission held a heated meeting Tuesday. No, there was nothing controversial on the agenda but the heat in the new wing of the courthouse was on and it was hot! More...

Volunteers needed to prepare taxes

Looking for a different kind of volunteer work? How about volunteering to do taxes for Clarke, Choctaw, Marengo, Washington or Wilcox counties? More...

First annual ‘Think Pink Walk’ conducted in Jackson

The first annual “Think Pink Walk,” conducted Saturday, Oct. 9, in Jackson, in conjunction with the American Cancer Society was a huge success, according to the event’s coordinator Tiffany Rogers. More...