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April 13, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Evacuees leave Hope Village, EMA prepares for next storm

Roy Waite, Clarke County EMA director told commissioners that the Hope Village in Thomasville had closed April 1. More...

Murder trial leads criminal court docket

The criminal jury term began in Clarke County Circuit Court April 10, with Judges Harold Crow and Thomas Baxter presiding. More...

Pine Hill park plans opposed by Sandpit

Residents of the Sandpit neighborhood in Pine Hill showed up in force at Monday night's council meeting to oppose the town's plans for a small park in their neighborhood. More...

Special Sections

People

911 advisory board restarts

Roy Waite, Clarke County EMA director, spoke to the Clarke County 911 board on behalf of the advisory board during Monday's meeting. More...

Argo, Clark to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Mike Argo of Magnolia, Ariz., formerly of Starkville, Miss., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Bethany Marie Argo of Hattiesburg, Miss. to Reggie Leon Clark of Hattiesburg, son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Brooks, Dale to wed May 13

Ms. Jamie Danita Brooks and Mr. Arthur James Dale announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage, on Saturday, May 13, 2006 at 5 p.m. The wedding and reception will take place at the H.W. Pearce Memorial Park Assembly House in Jackson. More...

School

Hill visits TMS Builders Club

Bill Hill, Administrator of the Thomasville DYS, spoke to the TMS Builders Club members, regarding his program. More...

T'ville students to be screened for Scoliosis

On April 27 and 28 Thomasville School nurses, along with Dr. Jerry Schreiner, will screen all children enrolled in grades 5-9 to check for scoliosis, a side-to-side curve in the spine. More...

Seniors nearing graduation

School News

THS seniors took their group cap and gown photos Tuesday, April 11. The pictures were taken on the lawn in front of Thomasville High School. Seniors are allowed to dress up for this momentous occasion. More...

For The Record

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Khomie Goines, to Gennel McMillian; Samuel Leland Burge Jr., to Elisha Ross Deveau; Daniel Stephen Lee, to N. More...

Obituaries

Rev. Albert Cronin Britt Rev. Albert Cronin Britt, 97, of Thomasville died Thursday, April 6, 2006 at Thomasville Nursing Home in Thomasville. More...

T'ville partners up for GO Zone money

The Thomasville City Council passed a resolution Monday forming the West Alabama Cooperative District, a joint effort with the cities of Butler, Demopolis, Livingston and York, creating a capital improvement district to seek and utilize federal funds More...

Student sex charges on CHS teacher

A Thomasville woman who teaches at Coffeeville High School faces charges of having sex with her students and soliciting the murder of her husband. More...

Business, education brainstorm on students

About 70 representatives from Clarke County's business and educational centers gathered at Alabama Southern Community College Tuesday night to discuss the future of workforce development. More...

Slate of Clarke political hopefuls complete

Qualifying for this year's political races ended Friday. More...

New building and truck

South Marengo Fire and Rescue Squad (L-r) Vice President Greg Harrington; Project Director Greg Rogers; Contractor Ed Warkentin; and Squad member, Carolyn Rogers stand underneath the framing of the squad's new three-bay building. 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). More...

Editorials

Our View We can all support Relay for Life

Thomasville's Relay for Life event will be held April 28. More...

No-chance candidates a tradition now

Alabama Scene

It started in 1950 and it hasn't stopped. What I speak of are the countless men and women who have run for governor of Alabama even though they know they have absolutely no chance of winning. More...

Opinion

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Religion

Have you answered God's call today?

Spiritual Reflections

We awaken to the light of the sun as it rises over the banks of the Coosa River. Our little cabin is perched high on a knoll overlooking the water. More...

Church Calendar

Common Ground worship service is today Common Ground, a non-denominational community-wide youth worship service, will be held Thursday, April 13 at 6 p.m. at Pineview Baptist Church. Worship - "Old School" with speaker, Bro. Shannon Moses. More...

Sunday School Attendance

Pineview Baptist Church Cordell Hutto, Cliff Scarbrough, Eddie Foster, Robert Dement, Windell Sheffield, Ben Pugh, Joe Clayton, John Wayne Overstreet, Billy Kennedy, Jack Day and Winston Parden. More...

Sports

Tigers take lead in area

The Thomasville Tiger Varsity Baseball team ran their area 5 record to 5-0 this past week with a double header win over area opponent Livingston on Wednesday, April 5, and their second win of the season over Demopolis on Friday, April 7. More...

Lady Tigers beat Sweet Water, lose to Choctaw

Thomasville's Lady Tigers had mixed results in action last week losing a 10-7 decision on the road to the Lady Tigers of Choctaw County High School on Tuesday, April 4 and winning their home game with the Lady Dogs of Sweet Water High School 10-0 on More...

Tiger JV splits with the Aggies

The Thomasville High School Junior Varsity baseball team wound up with a split in a double header with the Jackson Aggies after blowing a two run lead in the last inning of the second game. More...