February 12, 2015 RSS feed / Community

Meets truck driving on wrong side of 69

A motorist driving behind Dennis Dean Painter said Painter, of Leroy, was driving erratically headed north on Highway 69 from Salitpa last Thursday morning, Feb. 5. More...

Most counties like Clarke, not issuing marriage licenses

The map of Alabama counties performing same-sex marriages, or any marriages at all, changed over the first two days of this week with more county probate offices agreeing to perform same-sex marriages.  More...

Membership makeup of E-911 advisory board still an issue

The E-911 Advisory Board was again a topic of discussion Monday during the meeting of the Clarke County E-911 Board. More...

Commissioners OK about $15,000 for courthouse repairs

The Clarke County Commission approved Tuesday necessary repairs in the County Courthouse.  Electrical wiring in the Revenue Department must be updated and currently is a fire hazard, Rush said. More...

Perfect for Investment or Hunting

The Walker Springs Tract  Property Location: Walker Spring, minutes from Jackson, Alabama. More...

HANDY TIPS TO USE IN YOUR HOME

Flushing Out Rodents  Q: My mother-in-law was visiting over the holidays and kept saying she could smell a mouse. I looked all over but couldn’t see or smell anything. Was she just being paranoid? — Jim in Worcester, Mass.  More...

MacLeod

Stone veneer combines with handsome keystone arches to give a European country manor look to the MacLeod, an elegant estate home with more than 4,000 square feet of living space. More...

Child Advocacy Center’s benefit dinner and auction set for Feb. 21 in Jackson

Sylvia R. More...

Accident on Hwy. 43

Law enforcement officers with the Clarke County Sheriff’s Department, Jackson Police Department and Alabama State Troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash at about 5:20 p.m. on Monday, Feb. More...

Some get a holiday Monday

Although most businesses will be open, some folks will have a holiday Monday. It is President’s Day.  The Clarke County Courthouse will be closed as will Grove Hill Town Hall and state offices. More...

Clarke County Cattlemen’s annual meeting

The Clarke County Cattlemen’s Association held its annual dinner meeting at Clarke Prep School in Grove Hill Saturday night. George Clarke, right, is president. More...

Like a New Home - Jackson

2013 was the year that this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home was built and it has all the charm and charisma of a historical home that has been around for 50 years. More...

Upcycle home improvements

Upcycling is not just for craft projects — it offers lots of possibilities to make changes in your home décor, especially cabinets and furniture that will save money and reduce your contribution to the local landfill. More...