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January 13, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Pine Hill council agrees to pay storm-related overtime

The Pine Hill town council voted to pay Hurricane Ivan-related overtime to the town More...

Reward offered in Wilcox Co. shooting case

The Wilcox Sheriff More...

Pine Hill accident

This log truck jacknifed on Hwy. 5 in Pine Hill Friday afternoon, tying up traffic for several hours, according to the Pine Hill Police Department. No one was seriously injured in the wreck. More...

Time for baseball clinic drawing near

Thomasville More...

Frisco City bank robber from Coffeeville shot, second man taken into custody

A Frisco City bank robber who was shot and killed there Tuesday afternoon was from Coffeeville. More...

Special Sections

People

Clark, Bendeck to exchange vows in Hattiesburg Jan. 22

Mr. and Mrs. Leon Clark, Jr. announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsay Kathleen, to Bradley Charles Bendeck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Bendeck of Heathrow, Fla. More...

Military News Morrissette

Lesley J. Morrissette has been promoted to the rank of chief master sergeant in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. More...

Pritchett selected as finalist for Alabama’s 25th Annual Homecoming Queen

Miss Whitney Mar More...

School

TES third grade students who reached AR goal for second nine weeks

Figgers, Allen and Megginson third grade students. More...

Dreaming of a victory

School News Ashley Broadus As each student returns to school after Christmas Holidays, he/she naturally knows what to expect of the traditional school day. More...

TMS announces second nine weeks honor roll for 2004-05

Thomasville Middle School Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Donna L. Anderson Donna L. Anderson, 39 of Pine Hill died Jan. 5, 2005 in Decatur, Ga. Funeral services were held Jan. 10 at 2 p.m. at the Pine Hill First Baptist Church with Rev. Johnny Sanders officiating. More...

PHPD seizes bags of marijuana in arrest

For the week ending Jan. 9, the Pine Hill Police Department responded to 39 complaints. It made one felony arrest, two misdemeanor arrests, issued nine traffic citations and went on 41 special details. More...

TPD report for the week of Jan. 3

For the week of Jan. 3 through Jan. 9, the Thomasville Police Department responded to 42 complaints. More...

Booker out as city police chief

Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day and city council members were noticeably quiet Monday evening as they accepted Police Chief Thomas Booker More...

King holiday celebration on tap Monday

Monday, participants in Thomasville will join others across the nation to honor the life and works of Martin Luther King Jr. More...

T’ville trying to land new tenant for mental health buildings

The vacant mental health center in Thomasville may soon be active again, according to Mayor Sheldon Day. More...

County makes first bond payment

Commission has paid out some $96,000 for the first-year bond payment of a 30-year $3.17 million issue for an addition to the courthouse. More...

Task Force One sweeps Choctaw Corner for drugs

Task Force One executed three search warrants in the Choctaw Corner area of Thomasville, Jan. 5, leading to the seizure of guns and drug charges for two people. More...

Manslaughter for Haskew

Annie M. Haskew, 23, who had been charged with capital murder in the death of her infant son, pleaded to manslaughter Monday. More...

Calendar

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). More...

Editorials

Almost moved “up here” and sweating this wild weather

When you grow up on the Gulf Coast, you tend to develop this habit where every direction you travel is More...

Red Christmas shirt causes friends to turn green with envy

January 12, 1955 Yesterday morning I came to town wearing a flaming red sport shirt and it caused quite a bit of comment, some of which I heard and some of which I wasn More...

Of black eyes and casinos

Steve Flowers The defeat of Amendment 2 on last year More...

Religion

Tsunami, a chance to show God’s love

I received notification that my computer More...

Thank You

To family, friends and acquaintances our heartfelt thanks are sent your way. We appreciate your prayers, your visits, the calls, the cards, and the flowers offered in respect for our precious beloved More...

Sunday School Attendance

Pineview Baptist Church Sunday School Eddie Foster, Winston Parden, Cliff Scarbrough, Clarence Newton, Ben Pugh, John Wayne Overstreet, Robert Dement, Fred Hinson, Marcus Champion, Cordell Hutto, Roger Truett, Frank Jackson, Windell Sheffield More...

Sports

Lessons learned in life’s classroom

Taking Names and Keeping Score Charlie Anderson More...

Tigers looking for some offense

After running their season record to 6-3 over the holidays the Tigers have fallen victim to all three of their opponents since returning to school. The Tigers began the slide with a 64-58 loss to Demopolis on Monday January 3 in The River City. More...

Young Lady Tigers improve

The basically young Lady Tigers are learning how to play basketball on the fly so to speak. More...


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