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March 23, 2006 RSS feed / People

Sear's Winner

Mary Soloman was the recent winner of the drawing for a television set at the Sears in Thomasville celebrating its anniversary. More...

Pugh, Cooke to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. George M. Pugh of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Twilla Susanne to Jason Wayne Cooke, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Cooke of Birmingham. More...

CCERA met March 16 in Coffeeville

The Clarke County Retiree%27s Association met at New Faith Baptist Church Fellowship Hall March 16 in Coffeeville. Thirty-two members and guest were present. Deloris Lanier, president was in charge. More...

Philan celebrates 100 years

Family and friends of Mamie Crockett-Philan celebrated her 100th birthday at the Annex Building of the Thomasville Church of God in Christ on Feb. 25, 2006. Mrs. Philan was born Feb. 28, 1906. More...

Births

Avery Kate Stokes Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Stokes (nee Brenda Stockman) of Centre announce the birth of their daughter, Avery Kate, born March 9, 2006 at Baptist DeKalb Hospital in Fort Payne at 6:03 p.m. She weighed 6 lbs. 11 oz. More...

Genevieve comes to Thomasville

Genevieve, famed doggy author of the classic "The Canine Guide to Living with Humans without Going Mad," will be pawtographing her newest book at The Book Nook in Thomasville, on March 28 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. More...

Jr. Woman's Club holds March meeting

The Thomasville Jr. Woman%27s Club met on Monday, March 20 at the home of Angie Watters with Allison Harris serving as co-hostess. More...

Fiddler's Convention is April 15

The 29th Annual "Old Time Fiddler%27s Convention" at Frankville is scheduled for Saturday April 15, 2006 at 5:30 p.m. The event is sponsored by W.N. Reynolds Lodge # 900 F.& A. M. More...

Front Porch Tour is coming soon

The pineapple has symbolized hospitality and friendship since colonial days. Today, the small town of Pine Apple best betrays that spirit each year on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend. More...

Calcium can help women's bones

A new study validates previous findings that the intake of calcium either in food or supplements, along with vitamin D helps protect post-menopausal women from fracturing their hips. More...

Tadlock new head of area Weyerhaeuser operation

Debbie Tadlock has joined Weyerhaeuser Company%27s Pine Hill veneer operation as plant manager. She is the first female division manager at the Pine Hill forest products complex. More...

Boys & Girls Club have positive progress

The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Alabama, located in Thomasville has prided itself on the recent positive progress of several young boys and men participants in programs, activities, and developmental leadership programs. More...

FUSB earns five-stars

Bauer Financial, the nation%27s leading independent bank rating and research firm, announced recently that First United Security Bank, Thomasville, has achieved its highest 5-star superior rating for financial strength and stability. More...

Clarke museum to put on historical drama

"The Party Dress," a historical drama, will be presented at the Clarke County Historical Museum in Grove Hill Saturday, April 1 at 5:30 p.m. More...

Paul running for District 1 seat on Clarke County Commission

Maurice Paul is running for the District 1 seat on the Clarke County Commission. More...

Hollywood's gearing up for summer blockbusters

Critic%27s Corner King Features We%27re thankfully over the winter hump and on that downhill slide toward the summer blockbuster season. More...

Gibson, Fleming wed Feb. 3 in Thomasville

The marriage of Jennifer Gibson and Dustin Fleming took place Feb. 3, 2006 at the First Assembly of God. More...

BAPTC to hold auditions March 26

The Ballet & Theatre Arts Performing Companies, 253 College Street, Gilbertown, will be casting the play "A Prophet Without Honor". More...

Spring Jubilee is April 22 in Jackson

Spring Jubilee 2006 is Saturday, April 22. More...

Little Miss Pageant to be held April 22

The Thomasville Junior Women%27s Club will sponsor the Little Miss Pageant. The pageant will be held Saturday, April 22 for girls three years old through the fourth grade in the Thomasville High School Cafeteria. Sunday dress attire. More...

GOCO raises money for MDA

Employees of GOCO No. 205 in Sweet Water were recognized by the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) on Friday, March 17, for raising over $1,000 during the MDA%27s annual Shamrock fundraiser. More...

Jr. Woman's Club met Feb. 27

Thomasville Jr. Woman%27s Club and members of the Juniorette Club met on Feb. 27 at Thomasville United Methodist Church. More...

Historical Society meets Sunday

The Clarke County Historical Society will meet Sunday, March 26 at 2:30 p.m. at the Grove Hill Town Hall. More...

Arbor Foundation to give ten free trees

Ten free white flowering dogwood trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day Foundation during March 2006. More...

Weyerhaeuser certified

Weyerhaeuser Company recently announced that all of its 68 paper and wood products mills in the United States now meet independent standards for responsible wood purchasing. More...

Alabama River Pulp hits production milestone

Alabama River Pulp Company, Inc. marked a special production milestone on Monday, March 13, 2006, with the manufacture of its 10 millionth ton of market pulp. More...