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September 23, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

South Alabama under fire alert

Seventeen counties in southwest Alabama have been placed under a fire alert by officials with the Alabama Forestry Commission. More...

The Connection Band to perform for Street Dance

The Connection Band will perform at the Rambling Rose Festival Street Dance Oct. 2 The Connection Band has opened for such entertainers such as The Manhattens, Anita Baker, Phyllis Hyman , The S.O.S. Band, Najee More...

Hurricane Ivan

Thomasville photo highlights

City road crews were on the job early on Thursday, clearing the debris and trees from streets in the Thomasville area. More...

Trimming trees

Road crews worked quickly to remove trees, limbs and debris from the roadways in order to make way for emergency vehicles and power company linemen. More...

Special Sections

School

Drama Club meets to elect new officers

The Thomasville Drama/ Theatrical arts club is composed of three main divisions this year. There is a drama group, dance squad, and a singing group called Appoggio. These three groups recently met to elect officers and team captains. More...

Walters receives Rho Chi Award

The Forty-Fourth Annual Awards Program for the Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy was held at the Auburn University Hotel and Dixon Conference Center on April 26. More...

E-Day set for Oct. 7 at UA

The University of Alabama College of Engineering will host Engineering Day (E-Day), an open house for junior high, high school and community college students and their families, on Thursday, Oct. 7, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Earl Lee Fitzhugh Earl Lee Fitzhugh, 86, of the Vineland community died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004 at the Thomasville Nursing Home. Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 18 at 11 a.m. at O More...

Area Calendar

AL-ANON Meets AL-ANON meets every Thursday night at 6:30 at Pineview Baptist Church (enter door at Moore Street entrance behind church). For more information call 636-9985. More...

Baby Ivana arrives with Hurricane Ivan Thursday

As mother nature unleashed its most terrible fury Thursday morning, nature More...

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Debris removal

The City of Thomasville will pick up yard debris throughout the city until further notice. More...

Chief Booker re-elected Alabama State President

The National Association of Chief More...

Church of God hosts benefit singing for infant hold benefit singing

The Thomasville Church of God, on Brown Street, will have a benefit singing Saturday, Sept. 25 at 6 p.m. for Abigail Davis, daughter of Mark and Kim Davis and granddaughter of Glenda Andrews, featuring Scott and Crystal Roberts and others. More...

Hurricane Ivan

Thomasville photo highlights

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Monster roots

This pecan tree fell during Hurricane Ivan revealing the huge root system of this tree. The tree is located in the yard of Johnny Floyd Overstreet on Cemetery Road. More...

Editorials

Daddy makes tea cakes just before a storm

My daddy makes the best teacakes that I More...

Patrolmen don’t make the law, just enforce it

Last Friday night, driving back from the Alabama-Mississippi Southern game in Montgomery, a highway patrol car swooped up behind me and cut loose on a siren that sounded louder than the one we have on our water tank here in Thomasville. More...

Letters To The Editor

TES principal recognizes those who helped during storm

Dear Editor, Thomasville Elementary School was a designated shelter during Ivan More...

Sports

Ivan affected our lives and the football schedule

Last week all my wishful thinking and hoping about the results of Ivan soon turned into the stark reality that what I remembered about past Hurricanes paled in comparison to what I will forever remember about Ivan. More...

Tigers tame Leroy Bears 16 to 6

The Thomasville High School Junior Varsity continued their winning ways when they defeated the Leroy High School Junior Varsity 16 to 6 on Monday, Sept. 13 at Anderson Field. More...

AHSAA and AISA schools resume football games

The Alabama High School Athletic Association and the Alabama Independent School Association games for this week are still on tap to be played as scheduled. More...


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