Area News

“Enough is Enough!” an EDITORIAL by Glenda Curl

“Enough is Enough!” By Glenda Curl There is absolutely no doubt that the Absentee Vote is an essential factor in winning an election in Wilcox County. The numbers don’t lie, and it has happened over and over again. Even candidates that are running to try and improve things have had to resort to vying for…

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Our County Roads — A Disaster (a message from Impact Wilcox)

Our County Roads — A Disaster Why can’t our County roads be repaired and properly maintained? At the very least, why can’t potholes be filled so that every car ride does not result in more rattles, misalignment, and tire damage? When our current County Commissioners are asked these questions, the answer is always the same…

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BREAKING: UAB partners with J. Paul Jones Hospital in Camden

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – John Paul Jones Hospital in Camden, Alabama, has entered into a management agreement with UAB Medicine to become a member of the UAB Health System. The hospital joins two other rural Alabama hospitals with management agreements with UAB; Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial Hospital in Demopolis and LV Stabler Memorial Hospital in Greenville.…

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Jaguars to seek Regional Royalty; journey begins @ 8:00 TONIGHT

Thank God for Basketball…. The Wilcox Central High School Jags are 11-0 at home so far, and undefeated against Regional opponents. Tonight, they’ll try to move one step closer to a Championship, as the Jags tip off against Jackson at home at 8:00. 18-year-old  Campbell says he feels driven by a sense of duty.  As…

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UPDATE: State Trooper’s Report–18-wheeler Crash injures one

On the afternoon of Tuesday, November 28 @ 4:05 p.m. a two vehicle collision on Al-10 near the 65 mm resulted in one man going to the hospital. Anthony Campbell, of Thomasville, was left in need of immediate medical attention, after a 2015 International TT 18-wheeler side-swiped the 2004 Dodge Dakota that Campbell was driving, according to the…

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