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March 10, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County secures loan for industrial park engineering

From Staff reports The Clarke County Commission approved a resolution for taking out a $700,000 loan to take care of expenses incurred with the North Clarke Industrial Park work where Louisiana Pacific will locate. More...

Blood drive March 24 at Pineview

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...

Bonner to visit Clarke Co.

U.S. Rep. Jo Bonner, R-Alabama, has announced a series of town meetings to be held throughout the First Congressional District beginning on Wednesday, March 23, 2005. More...

Pine Hill Police report

The Pine Hill Police Department arrested and charged Camilla Allen of Pine Hill with possession of a controlled substance More...

Special Sections

People

Glass, McGilberry to wed April 9

Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Cleveland Glass of Linden announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Julia Helen Glass to Jesse Frank McGilberry, son of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Frank McGilberry of Sweet Water. More...

Hare, Richardson to wed in Bashi

Joey and Sharon Hare announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Candice Elaine Hare to William Calvin Richardson, III, son of Evelyn Richardson of McIntosh and the late Willie Richardson. More...

Birth

Crim Mr. and Mrs. Heath Crim (nee Tabby Harvell) announce the birth of their daughter, Brooke Maria Crim, born Feb. 3, 2005 at 7:24 a.m. at Mobile Infirmary. She weighed 6 lbs., 12 oz. and was 19 inches long. More...

School

Graduation exams taking place this week

School News Ashley Broadus It More...

Scoliosis testing March 17 and 18

On March 17 and 18 Thomasville City School nurses, along with Dr. Jerry Schreiner will screen all children enrolled in grades 5-9 to check for scoliosis, a side-to-side curve in the spine. More...

TES holds Cat in the Hat parade

Mrs. Hudson, first grade teacher at Thomasville Elementary School, dressed as the Cat In The Hat to celebrate Dr. Suess More...

For The Record

Obituaries

John William Boyette John William Boyette, 57, a resident of Thomasville died Friday, March 4, 2005 in Yellow Bluff. Funeral services were held at O More...

VFD sought for Tallahatta and Opine

From Staff Reports Harold Agee and other residents from the Opine and Tallahatta community were at the Clarke County Commission More...

Public hearing on tags set

Public hearings have been scheduled on the proposed $25 vehicle tag fee legislation to promote economic development in the county, including the purchase of land for an industrial park where Louisiana Pacific Corp. plans to build a new mill. More...

Your chance to get a “Taste of Thomasville”

Event will also feature award ceremonies for firefighters and police

Editor Thomasville has long been known for its abundance of restaurants. Now, residents have a chance to sample the offerings of many of those restaurants and to honor the emergency workers who risk their lives to keep us safe. More...

Thomasville Police Report

Shirley Ann Williams was arrested by the Thomasville Police Department on nine counts of writing bad checks. Williams was charged with the misdemeanors by the Clarke County Sheriff More...

Moore’s new digs

The Thomasville Chamber of Commerce welcomed Moore 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 Teamwork is vital to County’s success

When is a healthy spirit of competition not? When it hurts everyone. More...

More Grand Jury troubles for Siegelman

Alabama Scene Bob Ingram To borrow a line from a commercial advertising a movie of years ago, just when he thought it was safe to go back into the water (if you don More...

This is a real vanishing act

Ramblin More...

Religion

Our minds are testimonies of the greatness of God

Spiritual Reflections Pat Ozmet, Jr. More...

Church Calendar

Dunn benefit program Benefit program for Dean and Kathy Dunn at the Thomasville Church of God in Christ will be Saturday, March 12 at 6 p.m. All groups, choirs and soloists are asked to attend. More...

Thank You

The family of Jessie Agnew Brunson would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their many acts of kindness shown during his illness and death. The food, flowers, prayers, cards, donations and calls were so deeply appreciated. More...

Sports

Lady Tigers host and win own softball tournament

Contributing Writer The Thomasville Lady Tiger softball team went 4 and 0 in their own invitational tournament Saturday to capture the tournament championship. More...

Paying tribute to champions

Taking Names and Keeping Score Charlie Anderson More...

Thomasville City Basketball

Members of the Kings 11 to12 2005 City League Basketball team are: Shanice Pate, Adam Sparks, Harrison Lewis, Austin Reeves, Artemus Gaines, James Bettis, Ciara Pate, Candice Hudson and Cody Hudson; and Coach Michael White. More...