November 9, 2017 RSS feed / News

Strange But True

* One of every six Supreme Court justices who have served in the history of the United States have been graduates of Harvard Law School.  * The 1926 Warner Brothers film “Don Juan” may hold the record for the most kissing in any movi More...

Lumberjack competition draws top competitors

The Fall Fest Lumberjack competition, hosted by Slayton Brothers, again drew a large crowd.  Competitors traveled to the Pine City from all across the United States to test their skills against the best of the best.  Winners included:   More...

Capstone acquired by SmartBank

Capstone Bank is now a part of the SmartFinancial banking group out of Tennessee.  The merger of the two was announced in May and recently completed.  SmartFinancial’s banks operate under the name of SmartBank. More...

Senate candidate visits Fall fest

GROVE HILL - Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones made his first campaign appearance in Clarke County Saturday afternoon where he met and spoke to a couple of hundred voters at S.P. Hudson Park. More...

News and notes

Roy Moore visiting Jackson   Walker Springs Road Baptist Church in Jackson will welcome Judge Roy Moore, a candidate for U.S. Senate, Tuesday, Nov. More...

Business Partnership Rally scheduled

Commissioner Rondel Rhone in conjunction with Southwest Alabama Partnership for Training and Employment (SWAPTE) invites business and industry leaders to the inaugural Business Partnership Rally at the Jackson Career Center, 3090 Hwy. More...

First US Bancshares, Inc. report third quarter earnings

First US Bancshares, Inc. reported a net income of $635,000 for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2017. For the first nine months of the calendar year, through Sept. More...