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November 17, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Whatley scene of coke bust

Clarke County Sheriff More...

Hwy. 43 wreck claims Knight’s life

From Staff Reports A Grove Hill woman was killed and two others were injured in a two car collision on Highway 43 Saturday. More...

More input sought for T’ville’s ACE program

A public meeting, facilitated by Sondra Dunaway of Alabama Power, was held at Thomasville City Hall on Wednesday in conjunction with the city More...

WJDB gets amped up

Griffin Broadcasting Corporation in Thomasville has announced that it More...

Special Sections

People

Peterman to hold Festival Nov. 19

The 22nd Annual Peterman Station Arts and Crafts Festival will be Saturday, Nov. 19 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

Parten, Cochran to exchange vows Dec. 17

Mr. and Mrs. Barry Parten of Thomasville announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Melanie Brooke, to James David Cochran, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. David Cochran of Hoover. More...

Mott to celebrate 80th birthday

There will be an 80th birthday celebration for Mack Mott on Saturday, Nov. 26 at 3 p.m. at the Thomasville Baptist Church Fellowship Center. No gifts. For more information call 334-636-2884 or 636-0827. More...

School

THS busy before Thanksgiving

School News

Our mighty Tigers have made it through the second round of play-offs. Congratulations guys! After the long trip to Cleburne County, and a hard fight, the Tigers came away with a victory. Tomorrow is the third round of play-offs. More...

SWHS inducts Senior SGA members

A Harvest Induction Ceremony for the SWHS Junior and Senior Student Council was held Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. in the school cafeteria. Candidates for induction opened the ceremony as they walk along to soft music that was played. More...

Top sellers get pizza party

Some students who participated in the Thomasville Elementary School Fundraiser got a ride in a limo and a pizza party. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Nell Wixey Dyess Nell Wixey Dyess, 75, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005 at her home in Saraland. Graveside services were held Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. at Kelley Cemetery in Thomasville with Windell Sheffield officiating. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Tavarus Sharif Moore, to Kiki Desharoo Scott, Fred Portis, to Mary Elizabeth Reed. More...

Thomasville PD report

Thomasville Police Department made four felony arrests and 11 misdemeanor arrests during the week of Nov. 7-13. Those arrested include: More...

City annexes industrial park

Zoning advisory committee selected

Thomasville annexed its south industrial park Monday. More...

Pine Hill adopts national incident plan

The Town Council of Pine Hill took steps Monday night at its regular monthly meeting to ensure better evacuation procedures and emergency management during natural or manmade hazardous incidents such as tornadoes or train derailments. More...

Salvation Army bell-ringers start

Bells will be ringing

From Staff Reports Will and Sharon Buford have been inducted as the newest board members of the Salvation Army. More...

Koch Forest Products buys G-P

Georgia-Pacific Corp., Choctaw County More...

Shots fired in Fool’s Acres

An argument in the Fool More...

Chamber cards get some benefits, tree contest nears

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce has begun issuing membership cards. 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

Goals, not political games needed

Our View

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Despite indictment, Seigelman’s strong

Alabama Scene

Some fascinating and intriguing numbers came from a survey conducted last week by the Mobile Register and the University of South Alabama on whether Don Siegelman should be a candidate for governor in 2006. More...

Sad to see civic center’s unsure fate

For those of us involved in the civic center project over the years, it is sad to see what More...

Religion

Church Calendar

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Hear the words of the Lord

Spiritual Reflections

Those of you who know me are aware that I have a hearing problem. Preachers need to be able to hear what their people say to them, and I could not. I started wearing hearing aids about six years ago. More...

Thank You

The family of Charlie Hicks would like to express our thanks for the kindness, love and prayers that you shared during Charlie More...

Sports

Kicking kharma lifts Tigers to 28-27 win

It took four quarters and one over time period but the Thomasville Tigers pulled off a 28-27 win over the Tigers of Cleburne County this past Friday, Nov. 11. More...

Brantley smashes Sweet Water’s repeat hopes

The Brantley Bulldogs ended the Sweet Water Bulldogs More...

TMS basketball off to fast start

Both the girls and boys basketball teams at Thomasville Middle School have opened the 2005 season with a three game winning streak. The two squads began play on Thursday, Nov. 3, on the road in Sweet Water. More...