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July 23, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Trailer Cleaned Up

City crews converged on a lot last Thursday on Highway 43 South to clean up a burned-out trailer the council deemed a public health and litter hazard under the dangerous and abandoned buildings ordinance. More...

Town lacks money to improve GH park

The Thomasville Times

GROVE HILL - Grove Hill will likely scrap a grant for improvements at Hudson Park because it doesn More...

Several arrests recorded at jail last week

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Annual Men’s Day set at Dixons Mills church

The Church of God Pentecostal in Dixons Mills will hold their Annual Men More...

Special Sections

People

Marching Tiger Band begins drills for upcoming marching season

Halftime
performances to feature music of Carlos SantanaThe Thomasville Times

THOMASVILLE - The Thomasville High School Band, headed by band director Crist Sperling, is gearing up for a new marching season this week, starting with the percussion, auxiliaries, and rookies. More...

LOOKING BACK

Bicentennial Celebrations went beyond July 4

The celebration of the Bicentennial was winding down in the middle of July 1976. But it had been a very special time. More...

Hudsons enjoy recent reunion

Brookshire Manor News

"The Hudsons" had their family reunion week before last with family members attending from 13 or 14 states. Colen said they really had a ball reminiscing and telling tall tales of the past. More...

School

Zack Smith Named Drum Major

Zack Smith, a senior at Thomasville High School was recently named Drum Major for the 2003-2004 marching season. Zack attended the George N. Parks Drum Major Academy at the University of Alabama from June 12-16. More...

Crawford speaks to group at DYS

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Get children ready now for school schedule

Special to the Times

Both Mrs. Helen Stephens and Mrs. Shirley McClurkin, principals at TES are encouraging parents to approach the start of school with a very positive approach to help students with the first day of school. They are suggesting the following: More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Melanie Lynn Fendley

Melanie Lynn Fendley, age 41, of Thomasville, died Friday, July 18, 2003 at her home. She was a housewife and a member of Jackson Assembly of God Church. More...

Clarke County Property Transactions

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Thomasville Police make 11 misdemeanor arrests

THOMASVILLE - Thomasville Police handled 38 complaints from July 14 through July 20, resulting in 11 misdemeanor arrests. More...

Commission okays tobacco tax for park and rec board

Snuff, chew, rolling papers and smokes going up five cents a pack; single-sale cigars up two cents each
The Thomasville Times

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Banquet, fireworks to kick off tournament

THOMASVILLE - The words "Thomasville" and "World Series" aren More...

School board to hold first budget hearing July 31

The Thomasville Times

THOMASVILLE - Thomasville More...

County seeking grants to clean up illegal dumps

The Thomasville Times

GROVE HILL - Clarke County More...

Jackson National Guard Unit returns home following deployment to Jordan

The Thomasville Times

JACKSON - They More...

Singing to be held at Nicholsville Church

NICHOLSVILLE  More...

Good Hope Baptist to hold VBS

Good Hope Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School July 28 through August 1 starting at 6 p.m. and ending at 8:30 p.m. each night. Classes will be held for ages 3-12 years. More...

Editorials

EDITOR’S NOTEBOOK

Davis made a difference in Bulldog football program

Just a few thoughts from this past week... More...

Guest Columnist

Tony Blair does well in speech before HouseU.S. Congressman

"The spread of freedom is the best security for the free." More...

Riley tax fight takes Arizona slant

The Alabama Scene

MONTGOMERY - Not in my memory has the old expression about politics making strange bedfellows been quite so appropriate as it is now in the campaign for and against Gov. Riley More...

Religion

SPIRITUAL REFLECTIONS

Death is not the end, only a new beginning

In Perelandra C.S. Lewis writes, "Most of them, said Ransom, "have ceased to think of such things [eternal destiny]. More...

Sunday School Attendance

Pineview Baptist Church Men

Ben Pugh, Fred Hinson, Edward Pugh, Cordell Hutto, Frank Jackson, Clarence Newton, Winston Parden, Harrell Blakeney, Marcus Champion and Joe Clayton, teacher. More...

Church Calendar

Benefit singing to be held for Jr. Snodgrass

There will be a benefit singing for Jr. Snodgrass who has been sick with cancer on July 26 at Hoboken Baptist Church. Featured singers are the Revelators. More...

Sports

North Clarke Unbeaten At State Tourney

North Clarke More...

Big Bucks Win At Contest

Pictured are Shane Morgan (left) of Thomasville and Shannon Martin of Thomaston at the Alabama Deer Exhibit in Birmingham. Shane won First Place in the eight-point category and Shannon won First Place in the bow category. More...

Team downs Glencoe, East Montgomery

North Clarke one of two unbeaten teams left in tournament

HEFLIN - North Clarke More...