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May 11, 2006 RSS feed / People

Benn to hold book signing May 25

Alvin Benn has written a book about his adventures as a reporter during the civil rights era in central Alabama. More...

Pine Hill Class of '56 to hold reunion

The Pine Hill Class of '56 is having their 50th Year Celebration on May 20 at 11 a.m. until at the Nutrition Center in Pine Hill. Classmates and friends are invited to attend. More...

Glass' to celebrate anniversary

PHOTO SUBMITTED The children of Cleveland and Faye Glass cordially invite you to join them in the celebration of their parents 60th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, May 20 from 2 until 3:30 p.m. More...

RSVP seeks donations

PHOTO SUBMITTED The Southwest Alabama Retired and Senior Volunteer Program are asking for donations on cream-colored popcorn stitch Afghan (size 65 x 82) to be given away on August 1. Donations are $1 each and you do not have to be present to win. More...

Rabbit Workshop planned for May 20

There will be a commercial rabbit production workshop on Saturday, May 20 at the Rockbabylon Missionary Baptist Church in Dixons Mills. Registration for the workshop will begin at 9 a.m. with the meeting starting at 10 a.m. More...

Worthwhile Club donates lap robes

PHOTO SUBMITTED Worthwhile Club Arts Chairman, Louise McAlpine and President, Jane Eriksen presents lap robes to the Thomasville Nursing Home Director, JoAnn Smyly. Twenty-five members participated in the lap-robe project for nursing home patients. More...

Wal-Mart donates to SWHS Library

Gene Armistead, an assistant manager at Wal-Mart, is shown presenting a check to Sweet Water High School Library. The $750 check was given to Samantha Lewis, library aid, for their recent Book Fair fundraiser. PHOTO BY TIMES STAFF More...

Jordan dancers score well in Mobile competition

April 1-2, in Mobile, Jordan School of Dance competed against dozens of dance studios from around the state and area prestigious top honors at The VIP Dance Competition. Their entries placed as follows: More...

L-P access road

PHOTO BY ARTHUR MCLEAN Earth moving machines ended months of speculation last week when they broke through the trees, showing where the main access road to the Louisiana-Pacific plant will be located along Hwy. 43 south of Thomasville. More...

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Bassett Creek Baptist to hold singing

Bassett Creek Baptist Church will host nationally known Southern Gospel group "The Monument Quartet" of Nashville, Tenn. in a special Friday night singing, May 12 beginning at 7 p.m. More...

More brothers badly impersonate Duke boys

A chase in Jackson led to the arrest of two brothers and those helping them to hide Sunday. More...

Click-it or Ticket blitz coming up

The Thomasville Police Department will be participating in the "Click It or Ticket" Blitz Period. More...

FIEA seeks families to host exchange students

Forte International Exchange Association is looking for caring families to host high school students from various countries for the 2006-07 school year. More...

Weatherly, Kane to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Nolan Weatherly of Fulton announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kimberly Lynn to Joseph Harold Kane II, son of Mrs. Louise Kane and the late Mr. Gary Kane. More...

DYS receives third accreditation

Dr. John C. Stewart, Superintendent of the Alabama Department of Youth Services School District, announced that it received accreditation by the Correctional Education Association of America. More...

BIRTHS

Brady Mr. and Mrs. Tim Brady (nee Rita Stringfellow) announce the birth of their son, James Earl Brady, born April 6, 2006 at Springhill Memorial Hospital in Mobile. He weighed 7 lbs. and 14 More...

Little Miss Pageant winners

The Little Miss Pageant was held Saturday, May 6 and the winners for Division 1 were (L-R) second runner-up Mary Alex McNider; top beauty Kiana McKeller; and first runner-up Mary Leighton Parsons. More...

Megginson celebrates 100th birthday

Roy Megginson celebrates his 100th birthday with his family at the Thomasville Nursing Home. More...

Grant awarded for energy help

Persons with disabilities, the elderly and low-income residents experiencing difficulty paying high utility bills may be eligible to receive assistance thanks to a grant announced by Gov. Bob Riley. More...

Pine Hill VFD to hold hurricane preparedness workshop

The Pine Hill Volunteer Fire Department in cooperation with the Town of Pine Hill will be hosting a Disaster Preparedness Workshop on May 19, 2006 at 5 pm. More...

E-911 meets with ambulance operators

The Clarke County E-911 advisory board met with representatives from LifeLine Paramedics and JETS ambulance services last week to establish minimum requirements for any new ambulance services that might want to serve the area. More...

Potato-chip chicken

Double-Dipped PotatoChip Chicken With Quick Slaw PREP: 15 minutes More...

Stamp collections can be difficult to sell

Potbellied Stove Q: I have an old cast-iron Sears & Roebuck potbellied stove. I would like to contact someone who can tell me more about it. - Joseph, Oakland, Md. More...