ECCC to offer GED ready practice test for $1  

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering the GED Ready practice test for $1 through Oct. 31, 2015, in a special back-to-school promotion. Ryan Clarke, director of Adult Basic Education/GED Testing at ECCC, said that students who take the…

Sports Schedules – 09/30/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 1 Prep Softball 5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater 5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central 7 p.m. — EMCC at Jones County JC

Jail Docket – 09/30/15

September 15, 2015 Grant, Brian, L-16 Gladney, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. Quinn, Jason K., L-4 Gram, Burglary. September 16, 2015 Bramett, Stacy, Capt. Eichelburger, Old Fines. Clemons, Monico, L-12 Miller, FTA Hold for Columbus. September 17, 2015…

Editorial Roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water. Though the AP report tends to focus on…

Green to represent in pageant

Miss Reyla Green, age 9, daughter of TSgt Samuel Green and Mrs. Krystle Green of Montgomery, has been selected to represent Alabama at the 2015 Miss American Sweetheart Pageant. As the Miss Alabama Sweetheart, Reyla will be attending the National…