February 16, 2011 RSS feed / News

Jackson woman assaulted following forcible entry

A Jackson man was arrested Monday, Feb. 14, after he allegedly forced his way into a home and assaulted a woman with whom he has a child.  More...

Drug arrests reported in WashCo

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department reported two drug arrests over the weekend, resulting in charges for Calvert and Wilmer residents.  More...

Leadership Washington to host “State of the County Meeting”

John Smith, pastor of St. Stephens Baptist Church, addressed the Washington County Commission at their meeting on Feb. 14. More...

Mobile Historic Homes Tour March 18-19

The Historic Mobile Preservation Society will be hosting the 42nd Mobile Historic Homes Tour on Friday and Saturday, March 18 and 19, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Certificate presented

Jeffrey James was presented a National Defense Certificate on Feb. 5 by Frances Turner, recorder of Military Crosses for the Pvt. More...

2011 Catfish Festival events

The 2011 Catfish Festival Beauty Pageant will be Saturday, March 19 in the Millry High School auditorium at 3 p.m. More...

Sen. Shelby urges groundswell against debt

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R) made a visit to Washington County Saturday evening, Feb. 11. More...

Collision injures two

A two-vehicle collision, around 8:07 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 12, injured two people. According to Jackson Police reports, Tracy Adams, 37, of Mt. More...

Clarke BOE fills teaching positions

The Clarke County Board of Education Tuesday hired retired teacher David Wilhelm of Jackson to fill a vacancy as a biology teacher at Jackson High School for the balance of the year.  Eddie Sawyer was hired to fill a vacancy as an agri-business More...

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ tickets on sale March 1

To Kill a Mockingbird will once again be brought to life on the stage as the Monroe County Heritage Museum’s 21st production takes place at the Old Courthouse Museum on the square in downtown Monroeville.   More...

Washington County Library auction enters 18th year

The Annual Art Auction which began as the brainchild of three people 18 years ago in the back room of Jake’s Restaurant will be Friday, Feb. More...

The Wizard of Oz at Gilbertown

Showing at the Ballet and Theatre Arts Performing Companies in Gilbertown Feb. will be The Wizard of Oz. More...

Local forestry service to give away trees in observance of Arbor Week

The Alabama Forestry Commission will conduct its Annual Arbor Week Tree Giveaway on Thursday, Feb. 24 at the Clarke County office on Old Highway 5 (County Road 27) just north of Grove Hill at the old Grove Hill firetower. More...

Presents appropriation

Clarke County Administrator Lois Morris (left) presented the county’s appropriation to the Clarke County Citizens Against Litter Committee during its Feb. 3 meeting. More...