June 9, 2011 RSS feed / People

Slayton-Noble feted at recent bridal shower

The 8th Division of Alabama Department of Transportation hosted a shower honoring Brooke Slayton and Justin Noble on Thursday, June 2. There were 35 guests in attendance to honor the bride-elect and groom-elect. More...

Real Granddaughters

It has been 146 years since the end of the War Between the States. Alabama's Real Daughters are all gone. More...

Jackson Academy names ‘Teachers of the Year’

Marsha Taylor, Jackson Academy’s fifth grade teacher, was named “Elementary Teacher of the Year.” She has 32 years of teaching experience and is currently in her second year of teaching at JA. More...

JMS cheerleaders attend UCA camp

Jackson Middle School’s cheerleaders recently attended UCA cheer camp at the University of Alabama. The UA camp is the largest of the UCA camps. More...

ASSC scholarships awarded to area students

Dr. Reginald L. Sykes, President of Alabama Southern Community College, recently announced the recipients of scholarships for 2011. More...

Flag dedicated in memory of World War II veteran Walter Phillips Sr.

In a special ceremony Sunday, June 5, a United States Flag was dedicated at the First Baptist Church of Leroy in memory of World War II veteran Walter Phillips Sr. The ceremony was conducted by CSM Kenneth Mitchell and Sgt. More...

Leathers - Davis to wed June 25

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Ray Leathers of Grove Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Keller Monet, to Steven Grey Davis, son of Donna Skipper Davis of Grove Hill and Richard Craig Davis of Fulton. More...

Final plans announced for Slayton - Noble

Dacy Brooke Slayton and Samuel Justin Noble will be united in marriage on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at 6 o’clock in the evening at First Baptist Church in Jackson. A reception will be conducted at the H.W. More...

Jack Holden Bailey

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Bailey (nee Joanna Moseley) of Stockton announce the birth of a son, May 12, 2011, 6:48 p.m., at Providence Hospital in Mobile. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 22 inches in length. More...

Cards of Thanks

I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to the unknown person who turned in my purse at Ramey’s Pic N Sav on June 6. Good, honest people do still exist. Louise Sullivan ~ More...

All-American Cheerleaders

JMS Cheerleaders Caroline Bailey and Alex Brown tried out and were selected as All-American Cheerleaders. They will have the opportunity to attend the Thanksgiving parade at Disney World this fall. More...

Locks of Love

Ginny Bradley of Jackson recently donated hair to Locks of Love, an organization that provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children suffering from medical hair loss. More...

Clarke County’s young men go to war in 1941

It was six months after Pearl Harbor, the act that brought the U.S. into World War II. “Uncle Sam Wants You” posters were appearing everywhere. Bus stations and train depots were being filled with young faces answering that call. More...