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March 9, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire breaks out at Pine Hill mill

A fire broke out in the wood chip conveyor system at Weyerhaeuser%27s Pine Hill plant early Monday morning. More...

Beauty Review winners

The winners of the THS Beauty Review are (from left): Neely Duke - 3rd runner-up (Miss Congeniality), Selena Whitney - 1st runner-up (Miss Thomisana), Hannah Ethridge - Top Beauty, Sarah Wilson-2nd runner-up, Christina Stabler - 4th runner-up. More...

Special Sections

People

Art bazaar in Grove Hill Friday

The Southern Art Bazaar and Workshop will have "something for everyone." The workshop is Friday, March 10 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Grove Hill Armory. More...

Times co-owners honored by APA

Michael M. and Linda H. Breedlove of Jackson were honored by their peers in the Alabama Press Association with Lifetime Achievement Awards during the group%27s annual winter convention in Montgomery this past weekend. More...

Luker, Loftin to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. James Luker of Cullman announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Amber Kay Luker to Brian "Mitchell" Loftin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Loftin of Thomasville. More...

School

MHS students attend District 3 meeting in Montgomery

The Marengo High School student council members attend the District 3 Meeting of the Alabama Student Council Association held at Carver High School Auditorium in Montgomery on Feb. 6. More...

Locals enter Alabama Power contest

Santrella Miller and Shakorah Young, both juniors represented Marengo High School during the Alabama Power Company%27s Leadership Speech Contest held in Tuscaloosa at the Alabama Power Company%27s auditorium on Wednesday, Feb. 15. More...

T'ville Diamond Club to meet next week

The Thomasville Diamond Club will meet Thursday, March 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Thomasville Middle School cafeteria. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Jacara DuBose Jacara DuBose, 8, died Feb. 18, 2006 at a hospital in Demopolis. Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 25 at the Shiloh Primitive Baptist Church in Dixons Mills with Rev. John L. Dees officiating. More...

T'ville Police Report

Thomasville Police Depart-ment reported 20 misdemeanor arrests during the week of Feb. 27-March 5. More...

City gets grant to build speculative building

The City of Thomasville has been awarded yet another grant. Alabama Power Company informed city officials this week that it has awarded a grant to the city to help build a speculative shell building in the city%27s new south industrial park. More...

Stallworth to run for circuit clerk

Berneta Stallworth More...

Grant to help rural drivers

Gov. Bob Riley has awarded a $48,693 grant to boost traffic safety in southwest Alabama. 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

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Our View

This marks the sixth year The Thomasville Times has produced a progress issue. And certainly, there%27s plenty to write about. More...

Oscars another trainwreck

From the Editor's Desk

Been watching a little too much television lately, but it makes easy material for a column. Wonder if I can get my boss to reimburse my Satellite and Tivo expenses? More...

Opinion

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Religion

Wiley to speak at T'ville UMC

Rev. Steven A. Wiley is in his 36th year of ministry. He began his ministerial life in 1970 at Daphne United Methodist Church. While in seminary, he met and married Rev. Reba Dobbins Wiley, District Superintendent of the Demopolis District. More...

Christian Fellowship to hold conference

Christian Fellowship Baptist Church, Tallahatta Springs Road, Thomasville, will have a End Time Prophecy Conference with Dr. Anis Shorrosh, March 12-15. Sunday, March 12 services will be at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. More...

Church Calendar

Revelators to sing at Creels Chapel The Revelators will be singing at Creels Chapel United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 11 at 7 p.m. More...

Sports

THS pounds Monroe County in second game

The Thomasville High School Tigers pounded out twenty-two hits in their second game of a split double header this past Saturday, March 4 on their way to a 24-2 win over the Tigers of Monroe County. This win came on the heels of a 3-2 loss to St. More...

THS softball goes 4-2 in tourney

Keira Westbrook is tagged out at home by a Clarke County player during the softball tournament Saturday. More...

SWHS beats Washington County after two losses

The Sweet Water High School varsity baseball team opened their 2006 campaign with three games in the Tombigbee Classic including losses to both Jackson and Leroy and a win over Washington County. More...