Calhoun County Commissioner Darrell McDougald (district 2) offers the following response to last week’s “Your Money” article regarding fuel and travel expenses for county employee Sonny O’Bryan. Next week, we will follow up with comments from the other commissioners, plus more details on this budgetary item.
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Authorities and an ambulance are en route to the scene of a reported domestic incident where a woman has been shot in Liberty County. The shooting allegedly occurred at the former Ora's Restaurant in Lowry, just north of Hosford on Hwy. 65. More details as they become available.
Aug. 27: Cory Jenkins, VOP; Juan Algas, VOP; Justin Carpenter, DWLSR
Aug. 28: Xavier Darcus Parks, burglary of a dwelling (armed), grand theft, criminal mischief
Aug. 29: Simon Jared Hathaway, sale of meth
Aug. 30: Justin Eric Chambers, VOP
Sept. 1: Carrie L. Butler, uttering forged instrument, grand theft over $300/under $5000
Sept. 2: Cassey Marks, criminal mischief, VOP, burglary of a dwelling; Woodrow Carr, criminal mischief, burglary of a dwelling; Curtis Lipford, criminal mischief, burglary of a dwelling; Maria Elena Luevano, disorderly intoxication [Full Story »]
Orie G. Colvin of Bristol, Florida, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2012, at the age of 95.
She was born in Gadsden, Alabama, July 11, 1917, to the late Jones and Connie (Hicks) Granger. Orie was a homemaker and enjoyed helping others. She was a member of Bristol Church of God.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of seventy-four years, Daniel M. Colvin, and a twin sister, Erie Parker.
Survivors include her daughter, Gilda Drummond, of Bristol and a sister, Inez Parker, of Mobile, Alabama.
A homecoming celebration will be held at 3:00 p.m. Central Time/4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Tuesday, September 4, in the Chapel at Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown, Florida, with Reverend Fred Watson officiating. Interment will follow in Lake Mystic Cemetery in Bristol. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service time at the funeral home.
Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements (phone 674-5449). Online condolences may be made at www.adamsfh.com.