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August 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Clarke farmers make donation to Childrens of Ala.

No one wants to see their child laying in a hospital bed. When this unfortunate circumstance becomes a reality, many Clarke County residents choose Children’s of Alabama in Birmingham.  More...

CES to host an open house

Customized Employment Solutions (CES) will host an open house Aug. 30 from 11 a. m.— 1 p. m. at 604 Forest Ave. More...

Moore gets Legislators Support

Montgomery— Tuesday, the Judge Roy Moore for US Senate campaign announced the endorsement of 13 Alabama Legislators from across the state. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Cleaning up the details

The Eagles’ Don Henley is no fan of lawyers. In the Eagles’ comeback song “Get Over It” after what the late More...

Runoff between Moore and Strange

When the race for the open Jeff Sessions seat began, it appeared to be a Roy Moore versus Luther Strange contest. Well folks, that’s how it ended last Tuesday. More...

Name five ways to improve the community

August 23. 1984 The Jaycees, an organization of young men, was a viable force in Thomasville during the late sixties. More...

Sports

Demopolis meets Tigers in opener Friday

After decades of opening the season with Sweet Water High School, the Thomasville High School Tigers Football Team will face another familiar foe, the Demopolis high School Tigers, Friday in the first game of the regular season at D.F. More...

Thomasville Middle School Tigers

The Thomasville Middle School Tigers are: 1 Kentavius Watson, 2 Deonte Milton, 3 Jacklin Hale, 4 Quinshae Brown, 5 Roderick Moore, 6 B.J. More...

Lady Tiger volleyball starts at home Aug. 31

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers volleyball team will begin the 2017 regular season Aug. 31, hosting Monroe County. This will be the first season for head Coach Katelyn Brown with the assistance of Coach Seidah Sneed. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Akridge

Virgie Pugh Akridge, 89, of Pine Hill died Aug. 17, 2017 at Providence Hospital. She was born Dec. 25, 1927 in Irvington to Robert Lee and Mary Alice Pugh. More...

Dunagan

James B. Dunagan, 92, of Coffeeville passed away Aug. 12, 2017 at his residence.  He was a U. S. Navy World War II Veteran and a member of the VFW and Masonic Lodge 122. He was also a former Clarke County Road Commissioner.  More...

Dungan

Eudell H. Dungan, 80, of Grove Hill died Aug. 15, 2017 at his home. He was born Aug. 30, 1936 in Sandflat to George Monroe and Ruby Louise Dungan. He was a retired milk truck driver and a member of Okalona Methodist Protestant Bible Church.  More...

Closing for TRMC set next week

Monday evening the Thomasville City Council made one final resolution on the proposed Thomasville Regional Medical Center.  More...

Quillen reports employment gains

Economic developer Jesse Quillen told Clarke County commissioners Monday that two projects are soon coming to a head. More...

Meet The Tigers

Meet the Tigers was held last Friday at D.F Anderson Field. Greeting the Tiger mascot was Abner and Kayla Burroughs. For more photos see 3B. More...

Stimpson wins Mobile Re-Election

Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson was easily re-elected to a second term Tuesday, garnering 59 percent of the vote. Former two-term Mayor Sam Jones, who Stimpson defeated four years ago, failed to make a comeback, receiving only 41 percent of the vote. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Farmers Federation annual meeting Aug. 24   Clarke County Farmers Federation will have its annual meeting in the Alfa Building in Grove Hill on Thursday, Aug. 24 at 6:30 p.m. There will be fellowship and door prizes awarded. More...

People

Girl Scouts release new badges for science, technology, engineering, math and outdoors

Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama (GSSA) and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) recently released new badges in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and the outdoors, areas girls are not typically encouraged to explore outside of Girl Scouting More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Midway Baptist worship service to start 8:30 a.m.   Midway Baptist Church will conduct a contemporary worship service Sunday, Sept. More...

Righteousness on earth comes from Heaven

What happens when God’s people do God’s work? Is there any evidence to His mercy and grace? More...

School

SASS donates to TES special education department

Society of Southern Sass donated more than $500 worth of equipment and supplies to the Thomasville Elementary School Special Education Department. More...

Lions Club sends two seniors to Chicago

The Thomasville Lions Club awarded Thomasville High School seniors Adrianna Gramelspacher and Gavin Boddie with scholarships to attend the Alabama Lions Club High School Centennial Band. More...

New playground sought for TES

Officials with Thomasville Elementary School are beginning a fundraising campaign to install a new playground for kindergarten to fourth grade students. The $279,000 project will be completed in five phases, said TES Principal Sandra Williams. More...

For The Record

Thomasville crime report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending Aug. More...

Property deeds

Aug. 10 - Aug. 14  Phillip L. Wright, to Nellie Wright Kyser.  Creola George, to Jacquest T. George.  Dwain Thomas Dorman, to Jamestican Parham.  Hertha Maria Prescott, to Jean Marc Prescott.  Charlie J. More...

Sheriff’s Report

The Clarke County Jail During The Week Of Aug. More...