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Moments in Time

* On June 2, 1865, in an event marking the end of the Civil War, Confederate Gen. Edmund Kirby Smith, commander of Confederate forces west of the Mississippi, signs surrender terms offered by Union negotiators. More...

New Clarke County deputies

James Bradley, Shane Foster, Brandon Wiggins and Cody Gunter (from left with Sheriff Ray Norris and Chief Deputy Vergil Chapman in the center) have been hired as new Clarke County Sheriff’s Dep More...

Jackson welcomes new businesses

Ready, Set, Glam!   More...

CAB discusses snapper, CWD and turkeys

Three species – red snapper, Eastern wild turkeys and white-tailed deer – dominated the discussion at the Alabama Conservation Advisory Board (CAB) meeting last weekend in Tuscaloosa.  More...

Ambulance involved in wreck

A two-vehicle accident in front of the post office on College Avenue Tuesday afternoon involved an ambulance that was said to be headed toward a wreck in the Antioch community on Highway 43. No one appeared to be seriously hurt.   More...

Strange But True

* It was the multi-talented Brit G.K. More...

Olin seeks tax abatements ahead of planned capital projects at McIntosh plant

Discussions between Olin Corporation and the Washington County Commission regarding a possible tax abatement have begun. The focus of the dialogue involves future economic development at the McIntosh plant.  More...

Catholic Social Services invests in local community

The office is busy. Parking spaces are full. The building is small, but inside there is a whirlwind of activity. Applications for food assistance are being completed. Many are shopping in the thrift store. More...