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July 14, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

County approves Louisiana-Pacific contractors

The Clarke County Commission Tuesday approved a list of six contractors qualified to bid on a massive site preparation job for the new Louisiana-Pacific OSB mill. More...

Plaza Suite rescheduled for weekend

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Day details city’s storm preparations, response

Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day detailed Monday how the city coped with Hurricane Dennis over the weekend and said the area was fortunate that the storm was not as severe as last year More...

Six arrested for assault on Greenwood man

Six people have been arrested and more arrests are expected for the assault of a Greenwood man and his son on June 26. More...

Jax, GH, rural areas faired well

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Hurricane Dennis

Area was ready, but spared major damage

Winds curled the metal roof of Lewis Pest Control over the top of the Thomasville Theatre building. The damage forced the company to temporarily move its office to 9B West Front Street, next to Edward Jones Investments. More...

Special Sections

People

Schultz, Boudreaux exchange vows June 11

Leah Rainell Schultz and Armond Joseph Boudreaux, Jr. were united in holy matrimony on June 11, 2005 at 7 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Grove Hill. The double ring ceremony was concelebrated by Rev. More...

Allison, Sellers plan July 30 wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Allison of Gordonsville, Tenn. announce the engagement of their daughter, Tammy Lenae to Jeffrey Daniel Sellers, son of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Sellers of Thomasville. More...

T’ville Auxiliary celebrates National Volunteer Appreciation Week

The Thomasville Hospital Auxiliary was treated to lunch at The Garden for National Volunteer Appreciation Week by Southwest Alabama Medical Center. More...

School

Orientation at THS is July 25-26

Orientation at Thomasville High School is July 25 for seniors from 6 until 7:15 a.m. and for juniors from 7:15 until 8:30 a.m. July 26 will be orientation for sophomores from 6 until 7:15 a.m. and freshman from 7:15 until 8:30 a.m. More...

THS seeks students for community service

Thomasville High School is very proud and fortunate to have students who complete community service hours for different organizations throughout the school year. More...

Class of ‘65 plans 40th reunion

L. Martin High School Class of 1965 will be holding 40th class reunion, the weekend of July 22 and 23 at the Champion House. Call Charles Allen at 636-4046 or Peggy Arnold at 636-4016 for more information. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Paula Royster Byrd, 49, resident of Theodore died Wednesday, June 22, 2005 at the family residence after a long battle with cancer. Funeral services were held at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home in Saraland on Friday, June 24 at 10 a.m. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Otway Dawson Mitchell, to Jessica Lynn Overstreet; John Ryan Lyles, to Mary Ann Foxhall; Matthew Lee Clarke, to Paula Denise Jackson; Anthony Jerome Portis, to Jacqueline Marie Jackson; Samuel Max Cleiland, to Je More...

Preparedness issues plague county officials

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Sessions swings through

U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Alabama, toured southwest Alabama Monday along with Mrs. Sessions for a first hand view of Hurricane Dennis damage. More...

Storm debris pick up in T’ville set

Yard waste pick-up in the City of Thomasville from Hurricane Dennis will be handled in the same manner as the debris left after Hurricane Ivan. We ask that all limbs and organic debris be piled neatly on the R.O.W. More...

Spinks memorial blood drive set

The annual Harold Spinks Memorial Community Blood Drive will be held Thursday, July 28 from 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Thomasville United Methodist Church. More...

Fire levels Ackerman home

Thomasville Volunteer Firemen put out the remains of a Tuesday night blaze that gutted the new home of Jack and Betty Ackerman. More...

Fulton votes to join Southwest Ala. Chamber

The Fulton City Council unanimously approved joining the Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce Tuesday night. The membership will cost the city $100 per year and will allow them to form a partnership with surrounding cities. 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

T’ville did a good job with storm prep

Our View

Hurricane Dennis turned into a bit of a dud in the end. Of course, try telling that to Scott Lewis or anyone still without power. More...

Revenues will likely bail out budget

Alabama Scene

The timing couldn More...

CARTOON

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Religion

Life brings with it storms of a different nature

Spiritual Reflections Pat Ozment, Jr. More...

Thank You

We would like to sincerely thank each and everyone that showed an act of love during Spencer Smiths More...

Church Calendar

VBS at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church start July 18 Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, located on Hwy. 5 just three miles north of Thomasville (Hwy. 43 junction), will conduct Vacation Bible School Monday through Friday, July 18-22, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. More...

Sports

T’ville 9-10 all-stars sweep sub-district, area tourneys

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Travelers split with Terminators

The Thomasville Travelers won one and lost one in Centreville on Friday, July 8. The double header was scheduled to be the first two games of a five game weekend swing north. More...

Dixie south tourney starts this Friday

Thomasville is set to once again host the Dixie Major and Pre-Majors State Tournament starting Friday. More...


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