December 1, 2011 RSS feed / News

WashCo Sheriff reports two arrests for night hunting, one for bootlegging

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department reported the Nov. 26 arrests of a Millry man and a Copeland man who are charged with night hunting.  More...

Kiwanis donates toys

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ClarkeCo Democrats meet Monday

The Clarke County Democratic Executive Committee will meet Monday, Dec. 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Vivian Gilmore Senior Center in Grove Hill. The local party will begin qualifying candidates for the 2012 primaries.  State Sen. More...

Property taxes delinquent by end of month

“The only things certain in life are death and taxes,” is an old saying.  Clarke County property owners have not received their tax bills in the mail but they shouldn’t think that because they haven’t they don’t owe More...

JPD safety tips for the holidays

During the year-end holidays, people are often busy, excited and sometimes a little bit careless. With this in mind, the Jackson Police Department is offering the following crime prevention tips.   At home, citizens should...  More...

Applications for heating bill assistance being accepted

The Community Action Agency of Baldwin, Escambia, Clarke, Monroe and Conecuh counties has started the process of making application to assist low-income families with their heating bill.  The program extends through the fall months assisting hou More...

Mike Huckabee to speak at Alabama Farmer’s Federation annual meeting

Former Arkansas Governor and television host Mike Huckabee will help the Alabama Farmers Federation celebrate its 90th anniversary when he speaks at the annual meeting Dec. More...

Alabama Farmers Federation reports lower food prices in November than previous month

According to the latest results from the Alabama Farmers Federation’s monthly food price survey, the average cost of 20 basic market basket items in November was $58.20, down $1.56 or 2.61 percent from October.  More...

Abandoned trailer leads JPD to stolen equipment

Jackson Police are investigating the Nov. 26 theft of a trailer and a piece of heavy equipment from separate locations.  Sgt. More...

Christmas parades roll across area this weekend

The spirit of the Christmas season will be in the air across the Clarke and Washington counties region this weekend as several municipalities will open up their streets for their annual Christmas parades.   More...

WashCo DEC meets tonight in Chatom, public invited

The Washington County Democratic Executive Committee (WCDEC) will kick off the 2012 election cycle with one of their special “eating meeting” get-togethers at the Chatom Community Center, tonight (Thursday) at 6 p.m.  The event will More...

Pump Pro’s recognized

The Washington County Chamber of Commerce recently recognized Pump Pro’s Inc. located in Chatom as its October Member of the Month. More...

Marker dedicated

The Clarke County Historical Society dedicated a marker at Williams Temple CME Church in Thomasville Sunday afternoon, Nov. 27. More...

‘Angel Tree’ to benefit Jackson Nursing Home

An “Angel Tree” supporting residents of the Jackson Nursing Home is being displayed at Nick Waugh State Farm, 3795 North College Avenue in Jackson. More...

Observing Farm- City Week

Farm-City Week was observed at Jackson Intermediate School by Mrs. Lillian Beck’s fourth grade class. The students enjoyed a fruit and vegetable snack to promote Farm-City Week. More...