October 12, 2017 RSS feed / People

A fun night out

The city of Jackson and Jackson Police Department celebrated National Night Out last week in eight neighborhoods. More...

Celebrates 100th Birthday

Wilcy Mae Fox Boykin celebrated her 100th birthday Sept. 9 at her home in Choctaw Bluff with family and friends. Clarke County Commissioner Tyrone Moye presented her with a proclamation from the county in honor of her birthday. Mrs. More...

34th Peterman Arts and Crafts Festival announced

The 34th Peterman Station Arts and Crafts Festival will be Saturday, Nov. 18, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Bailey joins School of Optometry as clinical assistant professor

Maggie Bailey, O.D., has joined the UAB School of Optometry as a clinical assistant professor. More...

Around town

Football contest winners   This week’s football contest winners were Adra Dungan and Billy Fendley, who both had perfect 10-0 cards.  Dungan finished first with the tiebreaker, and Fendley finished second. More...

Celebrating 100 years!

The city of Jackson presented Boots Henley with a proclamation Tuesday in recognition of her 100th birthday. Jackson Mayor Paul South visited Henley to present her with the proclamation. More...

Jesse Robinson to celebrate 90th birthday

The children of Mr. Jesse J. Robinson of Jackson invite family and friends to join Mr. Jesse in celebrating his 90th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 21, 5 p.m., at The Hall in Jackson. The Hall is located at 243 Commerce Street.   More...

Hunting Men for God presents checks

Max Cleiland, representing Hunting Men for God, presented checks this week to several nonprofit organizations. More...

Lankfords will renew vows Saturday

Mary Ashlyn Anderson and Raymond Lankford exchanged wedding vows June 19, 2017 in Lawton, Okla. The couple will renew their vows before family and friends Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, five o’clock in the afternoon, at the H.W. More...

‘Toys for Tots’ Christmas pageant is Nov. 18 at Millry High School

A beauty pageant supporting “Toys for Tots” will be conducted at the Millry High School auditorium on Saturday, Nov. 18. Registration forms and payments must be in by Nov. 13. Entry fee is $45. Sibling discount is $10 off the total. More...