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May 27, 2010 RSS feed / People

Boys and Girls club summer program

The Boys and Girls Club Summer Program will begin Tuesday, June 1 at 7:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The program will be a 10 week program. It will end on August 6. More...

Lightning damages E-911 equipment

The Clarke County Courthouse was struck by lightning Friday evening as a strong storm system with possible tornadoes moved through the county. More...

Promotion and Tenure Awarded to Dr. Pearson

At the North Dakota State Board of Higher Education meeting in April, Dr. Donna K. More...

Edward Jones Branch Receives Award

Mark Gerald and Kathy Davis of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Thomasville recently received the firm’s Client Service Excellence award. “We are honored to received this award, “ Gerald said. More...

Marvin’s wins retailer of the year award

Alabama-based Marvin’s Building Materials and Home Centers has been named the Golden Hammer Retailer of the Year by Home Channel News. More...

Fungus threatens Alabama’s bat population

Guess how many species of bats are found in Alabama? As Ben Stein asked: “Anyone, anyone?” More...

Our good ol’ boys

Ah-h-h! Our southern men are descended from Papa Adam. They must be; they like playing outside with the wild animals. They don’t like jobs that require them to be inside, wearing designer suits and ties. More...

Bama Club event

The Clarke County University of Alabama Alumni and Friends BAMA Club will host a “Summer Event” Thursday, June 10, at the Pearce Memorial Community House in Jackson at 6 p.m. More...

X-press Lube ribbon cutting

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce welcomed X-Press Lube with a ribbon-cutting on May 20 for the auto care center located in the North Chase shopping center. More...

Man shoots wife at party

A husband shot and wounded his wife when he found there was no food left at a high school graduation party for one of their children. More...

50th Wedding Anniversary

Bobby and Reba (Autery) Pearson of Pine Hill, Alabama are celebrating 50 years of marriage on June 5th, 2010. They were married at the Oak Grove Baptist Church, June 5 of 1960. More...

Piano recital

Jolie Thompson poses with her father after a piano recital at Central Christian Academy in Robertsdale on May 16. Jolie is one of 33 students of Mrs. Mary Simmons. Jolie is the daughter of Dan Thompson, Jr. of Clanton and Peggy M. More...

County pledges $125,000

The Clarke County Commission has pledged $25,000 a year for five years to the Coastal Gateway Economic Alliance and a hired consultant helping the economic development organization reorganize and increase its capital said that commitment was the min More...

Sweet Water grad defending nukes

They call this part of Montana “Big Sky country,” with rolling plains, few trees and lots of, well, sky. It’s also where a Sweet Water High School graduate calls home, with a job of protecting the U.S. More...

What to do about chipmunks

The question of the week seems to be “what to do about all the chipmunks in my yard?” The first inquiry in recent weeks came from Jim Cox himself about controlling this disruptive little ground nesting rodents that were burrowing under h More...


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