October 18, 2018 RSS feed / News

CWEMC linemen help restore power

Clarke-Washington EMC sent four linemen to assist Pea River Electric Cooperative in Ozark to help restore power after Hurricane Michael's landfall. More...

Ribbon cutting

The official grand opening for the Greyhound bus stop in Jackson was conducted Monday, Oct. 15. Greyhound stops twice a day at the Gulf station on Hwy. 43 next to the Dairy Queen. More...

‘Show and Tell’ planned for historical society meeting

The Clarke County Historical Society will meet Sunday, Oct. 28 at 2:30 p.m. at Grove Hill Town Hall.  Do you have an unusual antique or historical artifact or document? More...

Jackson Police officers work to clear the road after an accident with no injuries last Wednesday at the intersection of Highways 43 and 69. More...

2018 Fire Prevention Parade a big success

There was a great turnout for this year’s Jackson Fire Prevention Parade. Fire trucks from many surrounding towns participated as well as marching bands and cheerleaders from area schools. More...

Pulitzer Prize winner to speak in Grove Hill, Thomasville

Pulitzer Prize winner John Archibald of al.com and Alabama Media Group will be featured in What Comes To Light: Alabama Journalists And An Informed Citizenry, a public forum to be held at Clarke County High School in Grove Hill and Coastal Alabama Co More...

Strange But True

* It was American author and futurist Alvin Toffler who made the following sage observation: “Profits, like sausages, are esteemed most by those who know least about what goes into them.” * A leech can consume 10 times its own weight in i More...

Your Elected Officials

President Donald J. Trump, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washing-ton, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-456-1414. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, 304 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202- 224-5744. E-mail: senator@shelby.senate. More...

Jackson firemen host banquet

The Jackson Fire Department hosted its annual banquet on Oct. 9. Interim Fire Chief John Brown thanked all of Jackson’s volunteer firemen for jobs well done throughout the year. More...

Public meetings Oct. 24 in Thomasville on proposed critical habitat for black pinesnake

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is reopening the public comment period on a proposal to designate critical habitat for the black pinesnake. More...