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January 29, 2009 RSS feed / People

Peanut butter recall doesn't affect Girl Scout cookies

Girl Scout cookie sales ae continuing across the area with assurances that none of the cookies are connected to the peanut producer linked to the salmonella outbreak. More...

Worthwhile Club January meeting held

The Worthwhile Club meeting was held on Jan. 14, at 2 p.m., in the dining room at the Senior Citizens' Center. The hostesses served a chicken salad plate. A New Year's theme was carried out in the table decorations. More...

Kidd serves as honor guard at inauguration

Airman 1-C Travis Kidd served as an honor guard during last Tuesday's Presidential Inauguration activities. Kidd graduated from basic training in December 2007 and is currently stationed at Andrew's Air Force Base, Md. More...

CPS beauty pageant winners

High school (10, 11, 12) Second runner-up - Paige Harvell, first runner-up - Taylor Brooks, winner - Caitlyn Foreman, third runner up - Chelsea Sellers and Miss Congeniality - Courtney Dunangan. More...

Marc Keahey steps into senate race

State Rep. Marc Keahey announced he will be a candidate in the upcoming special election for State Senate District 22. The Southwest Alabama Senate seat became vacant with the passing of long time Senator Pat Lindsey earlier this month. More...

Overton named county engineer

Danny Overton was appointed Clarke County Engineer by the Clarke County Commission Tuesday. Overton has been assistant engineer and most recently interim engineer, since the retirement last month of Engineer Sam Noble. More...

RSVP donates books

Debbie McClure (left), volunteer coordinator of the Southwest Alabama Retired and Senior Volunteer Program presented books on the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to Doris Morris, director of the Fulton Head Start Program. More...

'Mockingbird' tickets set to go on sale

Tickets for the Monroe County Heritage Museums' 2009 season presentation of "To Kill A Mockingbird" by The Mockingbird Players, go on sale to the general public at 8 a.m., March 2, to museum members on Feb. More...

Cochrans announce birth of baby girl

David and Melanie Cochran of Hoover announce the birth of a daughter, Haley Brooke Cochran, born Jan. 22, 2009, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Birmingham. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Edward Jones named great place to work

To pick the "100 Best Companies to Work For," Fortune Magazine works with Robert Levering and Milton Moskowitz of the Great Place to Work Institute, a global research and consulting firm with offices in 30 countries to conduct the most extensive em More...


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