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April 7, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Ivan’s footprints

Crews work to repair storm drain damage at the corner of West Front Street and Worl Avenue. City officials believe the damage was caused by Hurricane Ivan. More...

Tag fee passes House this week

The local bill to increase Clarke County tag fees by $25 to benefit economic development passed the Alabama House of Representatives Tuesday. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Our View Giving our youth something to do

In today More...

Pope fought communism

From the Editor

While not every Catholic may have agreed with Pope John Paul II, there More...

Heflin, Bevill epitomized generation

Alabama Scene

In his best-selling book Tom Brokaw described the men and women who wore the suit of their country in World War II as the More...

Religion

Choose Jesus, He chose to die that we might live

Spiritual Reflections

God has given us great advances in medicine over the last few decades. People, who would have died, now have options in medical treatment that extend their lives. More...

Church Calendar

Dorris CD Release Party There will be a CD Release Party for Brandon Dorris on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m. at the Pine Hill Chapel, located on Hwy. 5 in Pine Hill. More...

Pineview displays “Wall of Tribute”

Pineview Baptist Church has a team in the American Cancer Society More...

Sports

Tigers champs of Pizza Pro Classic

The Thomasville Tigers captured the Pizza Pro Classic championship for the second year in a row over the weekend going 4 and 0 in the tournament. More...

Success breeds more success

Taking Names and Keeping Score

For quite some time now the Thomasville High School Baseball program has enjoyed great success on the playing field including winning state championships in 1972, 1988 and 1989 as we reminded you of recently in both this column and in other stories r More...

Spring Hill defeats U. of Mobile

Springhill College bested the University of Mobile 6 to 5 at Stan Galle Field in a hotly contested baseball affair. University of Mobile More...

Come on out for Youth Day Saturday

From Staff Reports The city More...

Jax wet vote could affect Thomasville

During a special meeting of the Jackson City Council, Monday, council members voted unanimously to hold a special election May 10, for voters to decide whether there will be legal alcohol sales in Jackson. More...

Lightning idles mill and most of Jax

Lightning was blamed for a power outage that idled the Boise paper mill in Jackson and a large part of Jackson and Grove Hill Monday morning. More...

Jackson sponsors Hog-dog ban bill

A Clarke County legislator is sponsoring a bill that would outlaw 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...

Strawberry Festival to be held April 16

Final preparations are now being made for the 19th Annual Castleberry Strawberry Festival. The festival, to be held in downtown Castleberry on April 16, promises to be another big event this year. More...

Crawfish Festival to be held in Faunsdale

Alabama More...

People

Taste of Thomasville gives $3,000 to Police, Fire, EMS

From Staff Reports Debra M. More...

Officer of the Year

Thomasville Police Sgt. James Jones is awarded Officer of the Year by acting Police Chief Billy Hicks and Mayor Sheldon Day. Jones was chosen among his peers for the honor. More...

Kennedy, Peacock to say vows May 21

Mr. and Mrs. Billy Kennedy of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Wendy Nicole Kennedy to Jeremy David Peacock, son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Peacock of Hoover. More...

School

Environment plays roll in development

School News

Often as children grow, the environment in which they are stationed plays an important role in the development and growth of that child. More...

SWHS announces honor roll

Sweet Water High School third nine weeks honor roll. More...

Pritchett places fourth in state pageant

America More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Dr. CaSaundra L. Hill Dr. CaSaundra L. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Patrick Ryan Rush, to Heather Michelle Bailey; Charles L. Smith, to A. Renee Scarbrough; Leo Lewis Hurst, to Bettye Sue Dale; Andre Lamont Ray, to Nacol Smith. More...

Sheriff’s Reports

Four people were arrested in a sting operation conducted by the Clarke County Sheriff More...