February 15, 2018 RSS feed / News

CDBG creates controversy for Clarke Commission

Things went smoothly at the Clarke County Commission meeting Tuesday until the end of the meeting when Commissioner Stan Hutto asked for some time to talk about a recent $350,000 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) the county recently received.& More...

Stringer asks for feeding funds to move through commission

During Monday morning’s Washington County Commission meeting, Sheriff Richard Stringer requested that the county pass a resolution to take the responsibility of feeding the inmates away from the department. More...

Clarke County political races take shape

Rematches are set for a county commission office and the circuit clerk’s post in the November general election.  Most of the contested local races will be in November. More...

Sullivan hopes forestry forum will bring new ideas and jobs

Washington County Economic Developer Mel Ann Sullivan visited the commission Monday morning to discuss some exciting possibilities regarding their most prominent natural resource.  More...

Washington County residents can still sign up for Hyper-Reach

Washington County residents who have not signed up to participate in the Hyper-Reach program still have time to do so. More...

Strange But True

* It was the multi-talented Pierre Beaumarchais — born in the 18th century, he was a revolutionary in both France and America as well as a watchmaker, diplomat, musician, spy, inventor, publisher and arms dealer — who made the following s More...