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June 2, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Secret Safe Place for Newborns to start in Clarke

From Staff Reports The District Attorney More...

Clarke Co. job center to stay open

The Alabama Employment Center in Jackson has escaped a round of office closures announced last week by the Alabama Department of Industrial Relations. More...

Special Sections

People

Local business owners invited to appreciation event

Did you know that small firms represent 99.7 percent of all employers? More...

Thompson Tractor Open House

Thompson Tractor in Thomasville held an open house recently to celebrate their customer appreciation day. More...

Pritchett, Howard to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Foster, Jr. of Morvin announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tanya Mietha Foster Pritchett to James Matthew Howard, Jr., son of Patricia Coleman of Jackson and Rev. and Mrs. James Howard, Sr. More...

School

THS announces honor roll

Thomasville High School announces it More...

Galbraith to attend Yale Summer School

Laura Ashley Galbraith has been selected to attend the 2005 Yale Summer School. Galbraith is registered to take two college-level courses, AP U.S. Government and Honors Speech Communication. More...

Andrea Windham graduates May 29

Andrea Michelle Windham graduated from County Line Christian School on May 29, 2005. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Octavia Allen Ocatvia (Baby Ruth) Allen, 54, died Wednesday, May 25, 2005 in her home. Funeral services were held Saturday, May 28 at 1 p.m. at Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church in Dixons Mills with Rev. John L. Dees officiating. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications George H. More...

Sheriff’s Reports

Marcus Daniel McKinley, 21, of Thomasville was arrested May 24 on theft and worthless check charges. More...

Busy hurricane season predicted for 2005

From Staff Reports With memories of Hurricane Ivan fresh on the minds of Clarke County residents, the hurricane predictions from the nation More...

ACE program takes a look at Thomasville

From Staff Reports Over Thursday and Friday, a committee from the Alabama Communities of Excellence program visited Thomasville, touring the city and meeting with city leaders. More...

DCI of T’ville closing

Dialysis Centers Inc. Thomasville office closed Tuesday, according to an announcement from the Alabama State Health Planning and Development Agency. More...

T’ville woman pleads guilty to theft

According to published reports, Charlotte Sheffield Bedwell, originally of Thomasville, pleaded guilty to embezzling $20,000 in federal court last week. More...

Calendar

Area Calendar

Community yard sale is June 4 There will be a community wide yard sale at the Wesley More...

Editorials

Key for ACE plan is in the execution

Our View

The Alabama Communities of Excellence program can be a tremendous resource for a small town. More...

Too many city school systems

Alabama Scene

A referendum in the booming city of Millbrook to decide if it should have its own school system would not normally be a story of statewide interest. More...

Moore, Riley to face off

Inside the Statehouse

In the expected face-off battle between Bob Riley and Roy Moore in the 2006 Republican Primary for Governor, Riley won the opening salvo with the selection of Twinkle Andress as the new chairman of the State Republican Party. More...

Religion

Redirect your thoughts to restore the meaning of Memorial Day

Spiritual Reflections Pat Ozment, Jr. Monday I conducted the funeral of Charles Chilton Thomas, a member of our church. Mr. Thomas was a World War II vet and was buried with full military honors. More...

Church Calendar

Serengeti Trek Kids Krusade at Thomasville Church of God More...

Sports

It just can’t be all that hard

Taking Names and Keeping Score

When I watch the likes of Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh and Tiger Woods tee up a golf ball and then proceed to hit it 250 to 300 yards straight down a fairway, I know that golf really has to be a simple game. More...

Morgan voted outstanding player in Sunbelt tourney

Thomasville More...

Busy baseball weekend on tap

If you love baseball and believe you have an insatiable appetite for the game you need to make plans to be in Thomasville this weekend. More...


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