April 5, 2012 RSS feed / People

Stork Report

Blake Lee Cassity Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Earl Cassity (nee Carolyn Wynette Fuller) of Whatley announce the birth of a son, Blake Lee, March 27, 2012, 7:15 a.m. at Jackson Medical Center. He weighed 9 lbs., 12 oz. and was 20-3/4 inches in length. More...

Random Ramblings

Spring arrived early; my porch sitting too

Since spring has arrived early my porch sitting has already begun as of this week. More...

New JMC Auxiliary

Jackson Medical Center has initiated an auxiliary. The first meeting was conducted March 27 in the conference room of the hospital. More...

Hen lays green eggs

Just in time for Easter, Lena Whatley’s hen, an Americana Chicken named ‘Princess,’ laid two green eggs. One of the eggs weighed 4 ounces and the other was 2 ounces. More...

Selecting the right fruit varieties

Dr. Charlie Mitchell is a certified Alabama Master Gardener and he’s passionate about growing fruits and vegetables. He was a recent guest on the Alabama Extension’s Backyard Wisdom podcast. More...

A well-maintained landscape makes strong impression on potential homebuyers

Selling a house is seldom easy, and homeowners are often willing to do whatever it takes to make their home more attractive to prospective buyers. One of the areas sellers typically focus on is the home's landscaping. More...

Cultivate your own bounty of fresh vegetables

It only makes sense to turn a little patch of your property into a personal supply of organic food. More...

Grant used to purchase computers

White Smith Memorial Library received a Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA2012) Grant. With this grant, five new computers were purchased for the library. More...

June wedding announced for Higginbotham - Fields

Mr. and Mrs. Keith Higginbotham of Jackson announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Katie Michelle, to Daniel Harrison Fields. Parents of the groom-elect are Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Fields of Millport. More...

Garrett - Dillon to wed May 12

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Garrett of Jackson announce the engagement of their daughter, Virginia Rosanne, to Christopher Scott Dillon. Mr. Dillon is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Iley Dillon of Fairhope. More...

‘Photography in Your Backyard’ photography contest is April 28

The Grove Hill Arts Council is sponsoring a photography contest April 28. Promoting an interest in the art of photography, the theme of the contest is “Photography in Your Backyard”. More...

Card Of Thanks

The family of Claudie C. Burroughs Roper would like to extend heartfelt thanks and gratitude to all relatives and friends, along with the medical staff and hospice staff at Mobile Infirmary Hospital and Grove Hill Home Health Agency. More...

Conducts annual meeting

The Clarke County Kingdom Builders conducted their annual meeting March 29 at The Fish House in Jackson. More...

Alabama Extension working to build thriving urban farming sector

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Springtime in Jackson

These beautiful dragontails line the walkway at Lathan Funeral Home on Highway 43 in Jackson. More...

Location is key to beautiful flower beds

The locaton of a flower bed is determined by the requirements of the specific flowers. Most flowers, like roses and lilies, prefer the warmth and light of the sun. More...

Smart techniques for growing herbs indoors

Rooting a cutting More...

Makes donation

The Aggie Nation organization recently made a $500 donation to the Continuous School Improvement Program. More...