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October 27, 2005 RSS feed / People

Lions Club holds poster contest

The Thomasville Lions Club announced the winners of its poster contests at a banquet in their honor. Winners and their family enjoyed dinner and fellowship with the Lions. They also received monetary gift from the club. More...

Chamber donates check

Debra Fox (L), Executive Director of the Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce, presents a check to Rev. Jimmy Sowell, of the Thomasville Church of God, for use at the church More...

Horton Reunion is Nov. 5 in Mobile

The Horton and Fendley Family Reunion is Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Coast Guard Park on Tanner Williams Road in Mobile from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Bring your favorite dish. More...

Newton named chapter director

Thomasville High School teacher, Mrs. Lisa Newton, has been appointed Chapter Director of the Alabama Educational Theatre Association. The EdTA hosts the Alabama Thespian Festival every year. Mrs. More...

Baker places first in competition

Dianna Baker of Thomasville is a student of Thomasville High School. Baker is a member of the Dixie Cheer and Dance Force in Saraland. More...

Rikard’s Mill in Beatrice to hold syrup makin’

On Nov. 5 at Rikard More...

Cosby to speak at local schools

District Attorney Spence Walker is concerned with a growing problem in this Circuit. More...

F.S. Ervin Book Fair ends tomorrow

F. S. Ervin Elementary School will host a Scholastic Book Fair on October 24-28, 2005 to purchase books for our media center. Families, teachers, and the community are invited to attend the Fair, which will feature a special medieval theme: More...

Loxley arts and bluegrass festival coming Nov. 12

The 2005 Annual Loxley Arts & Crafts and Bluegrass Festival will be held November 12-13, 2005, at the Loxley Municipal Park and Civic Center from 10 a.m. More...

United Way makes local campaign appeal

We live in the greatest country in the world, and I have never been more proud to be a citizen of the gulf coast area than in the last month or so. More...

Clarke-Washington Counties Fair Tuesday

The annual Clarke-Washington Counties Fair, sponsored by the Jackson Rotary Club, is scheduled to begin Nov. 1 and continue through Nov. 5 at the usual location at the fairgrounds behind Jackson Steakhouse. More...

MHS Homecoming Queen

Marengo Homecoming Queen Lekitha Allen (pictured with her father Michael Lewis) is announced at half-time during the Marengo High School homecoming game Friday. More...

Kids ride to help fight cancer

This year More...

Military News Nichols graduates from basic training

Air Force Airman Cory D. Nichols has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Residents learn about India and other places

Life can be a little weary in our greying years of time, when the many loves we cherished are but memories of mind. More...

Walker, Butts to wed Nov. 5

Tanya Overton Walker and James Craig Butts will be united in marriage on Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church. More...

National Home Health Care Month

Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day signs a proclamation declaring November as National Home Health Care Month in Thomasville. Day is joined by Dale Squires and Debra Luker of Amedisys. More...

Christmas parade in the works

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for the citizen of the year. Letters nominating a citizen can be mailed to the chamber office at PO Box 44, Thomasville, AL 36784. The deadline for nominations is Nov. 11. More...

Aides program taking applications

The Alabama-Tombigbee Regional Commission Senior Aides Project is currently accepting applications for enrollees in their older workers program. More...

ACE meeting to be held Nov. 9 at the City Complex

The City of Thomasville will hold an ACE City Hall Meeting is Wednesday, Nov. 9 from 9 until 12 p.m. at the City Complex. As an Alabama Communities of Excellence participant, the City of Thomasville is updating its strategic plan. More...

Historical Society to meet in Jackson

The Clarke County Historical Society will meet on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Peter More...

County’s “Picnic for Progress” is tonight

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New Era to celebrate 5 years

New Era Cap More...

Halloween scenes

Right: Joni Montgomery paints a bat on Justin Kidd More...