Clarke County Democrat
July 31, 2014 Edition
Baptist Assoc. opposes annexation because alcohol sales could expand
Members of the executive board of the Clarke County Baptist Association have voted against a proposa...
Lukewarm response to rezoning of properties
The Grove Hill Planning Commission is considering two separate rezoning requests that could lead to ...
Gov. Bentley visits Southwest Alabama, attends programs in Chatom and T’ville
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley sees improvement in the Black Belt as “a long term process....
Summer almost gone as schools ready to resume
Public and private schools open in the next few weeks in Clarke County. Following is a list of orien...
Mr. Willie Davis Lanier, 71, of Jackson died July 23, 2014. He was born Dec. 4, 1942 in Jackson to t...
Lyndon Adams, age 49, a native of McIntosh and a resident of Mt. Vernon, N.Y. died July 27, 2014 at ...
Kevin Lamont Pugh, 41, of Montgomery and native of Toddtown, transitioned into eternity on Sunday, J...
Grey A. Williams Ikner, of Grove Hill and native of Chance died July 22, 2014 in Daphne. She was a m...
Log truck driver dies in Hwy. 64 wreck
T’ville’s Day reacts angrily to charges he favors golf course over library
You could hear Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day pounding his fist on the council bench....
Jackson seeking businesses for economic development
When municipalities work to give the local economy a shot in the arm, recruitment of industry is alw...
State workforce training promoted at Chatom meet
A panel on the future of workforce development for the State of Alabama was held July 23 as part of ...
Play time over: Practice starts Thurs.
The Clarke Prep School Gator football team traveled to Butler last week to play in a 7-on-7 passing ...
CCHS football practice stars Monday
The first day for football practice for the AHSAA member schools is Monday, Aug. 4. Clarke County wi...
Lady Gators start vball
Lady Bulldogs to host vball play date
The Clarke County High School volleyball team recently held a team camp with instructors from Alabam...
Lupus Support Group Meetings will be the first Monday of each month at 2 p.m. at the White-Smith Mem...
Amazing Grace Deliverance Church of Thomasville will have a Musical Workshop Wednesday, July 30, Thu...
What Others say
Editor’s note: The Democrat isn’t advocating legalizing marijuana but we did find the Ne...
When my major professor and mentor from graduate school days retired, he actually retired. He spent ...
Inside the Statehouse
If race was a major issue in 1958, being the racist candidate in 1962 was the only way to be electe...
Jones-Breedlove to exchange vows Sept. 13
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Dale Jones of Pike Road, Ala. announce the engagement of their daughter, Alana Dal...
Sweet Water woman is UWA counselor helping with Ambassador program
The University of West Alabama welcomed more than 315 incoming freshmen to its annual Tiger Trails O...
Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of July 22-29 include: Brenda Washingt...
Police Incident Reports
Jackson The following incident reports were recorded by the Jackson Police Department: Theft was re...
Marriage license applicationsCalvin James Rankin, to Karon Danielle Donald.Quintin Lekeith Pugh, to ...
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