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August 4, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Road projects well underway

Weather big factor in timely completion

Road construction projects continue in Thomasville, but the city More...

Special Sections

People

MS Pecan Festival is Sept. 24-25

The 19th Annual Mississippi Pecan Festival will be held September 24 - 25. This year the festival will again sponsor the MS Pecan Festival Bake-Off and Charity Tasting. The event will be held Sunday, Sept. 25 at the 19th Annual MS Pecan Festival. More...

Promoted

Judy Friday (left) and Rita Hayes were recently promoted at the Thomasville Sears store. Hayes is now the general manager and Friday is the assistant store manager. The store also recently became a certified appliance service center. More...

Edward Jones named top full-service broker

The financial-service firm Edward Jones was named the No. 1 full-service broker in the August edition of SmartMoney magazine, according to Mark Gerald, the Thomasville investment representative. More...

School

THS Cheerleaders attend camp at the University of Alabama

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Orientation to be held at TMS

Thomasville Middle School fifth and sixth grade orientation will be Friday, August 5 at 8:30 a.m. Seventh and eighth grade orientation will be Friday, August 5 at 10 a.m. More...

MHS holds orientation and registration

The Marengo High School staff would like to invite all parents and other friends of education to our back to school orientation and registration activities. These activities are scheduled for Thursday, August 11 from 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Sports

Dunegan to play in Olympics

Daphne Dunegan, formerly of Coffeeville, (middle, with her coaches) will be playing in the ASA 10 and under Class B Olympic National in Mobile August 3-7. More...

Summer football practice begins

SWHS starts No. 1 in 1A

Sweet Water head coach Stacy Luker is starting out the 2005 campaign with a target on his team More...

THS ranked No. 10 in 4A

Finishing last season with a 10-2 record, the Thomaville Tigers are reloading under head coach Jack Hankins. This year the Tigers are ranked 10th in the state in class 4A in the AHSAA preseason poll. More...

Supplier conference finalized

Rural National Supplier Conference Wednesday Aug. 10

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Directory and visitor’s guide a first for Chamber

A new publication will soon be making its way to businesses around Thomasville. More...

Louisiana-Pacific site prep bid below estimate

The low bid for site prep work for the new Louisiana-Pacific OSB mill came in over $1 million below what engineers had estimated for the job. More...

FUSB gets high rating

Eleven Alabama banks were honored in the June issue of Independent Banker magazine as part of its top community banking performers for 2004. Independent Banker magazine is published by the Independent Community Bankers of America in Washington, D.C. 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

Chamber very active for T’ville area

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CARTOON

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Remembering Hugh W. Sparrow

Alabama Scene

In my fifty-plus years in the trade I have seen a lot of political writers come and go. But the stickout of all those members of the Capitol Press Corps as we were once called was Hugh W. Sparrow. More...

Religion

There must be a sovereign designer

Spiritual Reflections Pat Ozment, Jr. More...

Midway Baptist Church holds VBS

Midway Baptist Church held Vacation Bible School from June 13-17. More...

Malone named Queen of the Southeast Regional Conference

Mrs. Mary Ella Malone will reign as Queen of the Southeast Regional Conference of the Mobile Episcopal District for the 2005-06 year. Mrs. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Woodrow Wilson Haskew Woodrow Wilson Haskew, 91, a native of Clarke County and a resident of Mexia died July 30, 2005 at his home. Funeral services were held Monday at Lathan Funeral Home in Grove Hill at 11 a.m. with Rev. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Billy Joe Pugh, to Myrna Susan Lyles; Arthur Wayne Smith Jr., to Pamela Christine Barlow; Jamie Leondra Abrams, to Anthonell Charmain Chapman; Brandy Chastain Wright, to Keshia Brooke Branson. More...

Sheriff’s Reports

An alert landlord called lawmen when he suspected a tenant was involved in drug activity. More...