Winston County

Garrett granted parole


Jimmy Garrett

WINSTON COUNTY - The Alabama Bureau of Pardons and Paroles granted parole to Jimmy Scott Garrett Wednesday, May 27.

Garrett was convicted of manufacturing a controlled substance in Winston County and was sentenced in 2013 to 20 years in prison.

Clear Creek Reflections


The forks of Clear Creek. The left is Right Fork Clear Creek, while on the right is what is considered Clear Creek. Both creeks meet just south of Highway 278 to form the major part of Clear Creek.

(Editor’s Note:  This is the first in a four-part series, with articles scheduled to run monthly through August.)