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March 3, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Council set to act on mobile home rules

The Thomasville City Council could be in a position to approve the city More...

First community blood drive to be held March 24

Mark your calendars now for the first community blood drive of 2005 in Thomasville. The blood drive will be held March 24 at Pineview Baptist Church from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Sheriff’s Reports

Deputy Ron Baggett stumbled on to a possible bootlegging operation while trying to serve a warrant for bad checks Sunday afternoon. More...

Coming back from job loss

Morrilton, Arkansas is a town of about 6,600 people located in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains in the central part of the state. More...

Cocaine, crack, cash seized in Pine Hill raid

On March 1, 2005, during a joint agency investigation, on the illegal drug trade in this area, the 4th Judicial Drug Task Force Agents along with Wilcox County Deputies J.D. Nelson and More...

Special Sections

People

Avritt, Anderson to wed March 12

Karen Avritt and Clint Anderson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. More...

Pope, Jackson to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Barry Hubert Pope of Arlington announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kayla Kristen Pope to Gary Joe Jackson, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Joe Jackson, Sr. of Thomasville. More...

Thomasville RSVP group discusses self-hypnosis

Thomasville RSVP group met Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. at the Nutrition Center with 11 people present. More...

School

Kindergarten registration is April 15

Registration for children who plan to enter kindergarten at Thomasville Elementary School for the 2005-06 school year will be Friday, April 15 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration will be held in the kindergarten building. More...

Local students compete in County Spelling Bee

Seven students from various schools in Clarke County participated in the county spelling bee Feb. 9 in Grove Hill. More...

Scholarship assistance available

A conservative estimate of college costs for a full-time student runs from $10,000-$30,000; high cost colleges can run from $40,000-$100,000! More...

Sports

Tigers go 2-2 at the Hank

Following a Monday night loss to 6A Satsuma the Thomasville Tiger varsity baseball team got things going and finished the Hank Aaron Classic with a 2 and 2 record. More...

A formula for great chemistry

Charlie Anderson Taking Names and Keeping Score More...

Thomasville City league basketball teams

Photos by Larry

More city basketball photos next week... More...

Tag tax fees dropped for senior citizens

The proposed tag fee legislation to benefit economic development in Clarke County, most specifically the purchase of an industrial park where Louisiana-Pacific will build a new plant, has been rewritten to include an exemption for senior citizens. More...

Major leaguer Ward speaks in T’ville

Retired major-leaguer Turner Ward spoke in Thomasville Friday night at the annual Beast Feast wild game dinner at Thomasville Baptist Church. More...

EMA phone system went on the blink in aftermath of Hurricane Ivan

A malfunction in the telephone system apparently kept telephone calls to the Clarke County Emergency Management Agency office from going through in the days after Hurricane Ivan struck last September, local EMA Director Clay Larrimore says. More...

Thomasville Police Department

The Thomasville Police Department charged Stephen Richardson with 12 counts (felony and misdemeanor) of child pornography-related charges after executing a search-warrant on his home Feb. 22. More...

Local forestry museum gets State Legislature’s sanction

The proposed forestry museum of the Clarke County Museum has received two valuable shots in the arm. More...

Outdoor turkey hunting area set aside for youth

Outdoor related activities that may kindle a child More...

Grazing management course to be April 7

A one-day grazing management course will be offered on April 7 in Demopolis. 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). For more information call 636-9985. More...

Editorials

Our View Expansion can begin right here at home

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I’m just here for the food

From the Editor More...

The smart money is on Hubbert

Alabama Scene Bob Ingram The closest thing we have had to World War III in Alabama politics has erupted in Montgomery. On one side, firing away with all the weapons at his command, is Gov. Bob Riley. On the other side is Dr. More...

Religion

Everything that happens in our lives is allowed by God

Spiritual Reflections Pat Ozmet, Jr. More...

Church Calendar

Dixie Echoes in concert The Dixie Echoes will be in concert at Grove Hill Methodist Protestant Church on Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m. The church is located north of Grove Hill across from Lathan Funeral Home. More...

Dixie Echoes to perform

The Dixie Echoes will be in concert at Grove Hill Methodist Protestant Church on Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m. The church is located north of Grove Hill across from Lathan Funeral Home. Rev. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Mary Louise Haskins Boll Mary Louise Haskins Boll, 63, of Birmingham died Feb. 14, 2005 in Birmingham. Funeral services were held Feb. 18 at 1 p.m. at Old Union Baptist Church in Coffeeville with Bishop John Redmon officiating. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Tony Andrew Harris, to April Thomas; James Osborne, to Sandra Lynette Walker; James Walter Mobley, to Julie Rebecca Brooks. More...


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