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May 25, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Beer opponents making noise

Opponents to alcohol sales in Thomasville are making themselves heard again this week. More...

Clarke getting tax holiday

Clarke County Commissioners are in favor of participating in the statewide sales tax holiday, which is scheduled for Aug. 4 and 5, but cannot officially endorse the resolution until July 3. More...

Special Sections

People

Pizza Inn closes

The Thomasville location of Pizza Inn closed its doors for good May 17. More...

A lot of slaw

D.H. Elrod holds the massive cabbage he grew in his garden. The cabbage was given to him by Marie Smith for him to grow. More...

Harvell, Smith exchange vows

The marriage of Angela Kay Harvell and Robert "Robbie" Trice Smith, Jr. took place March 18, 2006 at 3 p.m. at the Champion House in Thomasville, with Johnny Harvell, Sr. officiating. More...

School

CCARC run

Thomasville Finishers in The CCARC Spring Jubilee 5K & Fun Run 4/22/06 Jackson AL Front L-R Mikayla Johnson Fun Run, Hanna Champion Fun Run, Paul Gramelspacher Fun Run, Destiny Little Fun Run, Alex Hunt Fun Run, Christen Carter Fun Run, Amerie Gramel More...

THS holds awards ceremony

At the recent awards ceremony at Thomasville High School the following students were given the highest average awards (listed in order from highest, 2nd highest and 3rd highest): More...

TMS announces top students

At the March 15 awards ceremony at the Thomasville Middle School the following awards were given. More...

Sports

Bulldogs ground rockets in jamboree

The Sweet Water Bulldogs ventured to Gardendale on the outskirts of Birmingham this past Friday, May 19 to take on the Gardendale High School Rockets in a spring jamboree. More...

Drinkard named to NMA All-America teams

Thomasville native and 2002 graduate of Thomasville High School, Matt Drinkard was recently named to both the NAIA Men's Golf AllAmerican Team and the PING All-America Teams for NAIA. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

714, finally!

Regardless of how you feel about Barry Bonds and his race to be the number one homerun hitter of all time, surely you have to be like me in that you are relieved that he has finally hit his 714th homerun tying the one and only Babe Ruth on the list More...

They made it

Thomasville High School's seniors celebrate graduation Friday night at Anderson Field. More than 90 students graduated, with many receiving scholarships announced during the evening. More...

Day says water plant on time

Plans for Thomasville's water treatment plant are nearly ready for the city to begin letting bids on the project, Mayor Sheldon Day said Monday. More...

Guns stolen, Pine Hill men arrested

By Kathryn F. Pickard Contributing Writer

Three Pine Hill men were arrested Monday for stealing guns at a Thomasville camphouse over the weekend. More...

Blood drive is Tuesday

A community blood drive will be held at Thomasville Baptist Church Tuesday, May 30. 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

Take time to give and to remember

People always say Thomasville is a giving town. And Tuesday will be More...

OPINION

Full Story

From the Editor's Desk

Hope they can make it

Every New Orleans resident with a brain is probably banging his or her head against a moldy wall right now with the re-election of Ray "chocolate city" Nagin. More...

Religion

Church Directory

ASSEMBLY OF GOD FIRSTASSEMBLY Hwy 43 S., Thomasville More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Lower Peach Tree UMC Silver Anniversary is May 28 More...

Spiritual Reflections

He saved us from the burn pile

Ihave not shared anything in several weeks about the work at the "Idle times" cottage on the Coosa river. Hank, our electrician is about through with all the rewiring, the new switches, outlets, new light fixtures, motion sensors and ceiling fans. More...

For The Record

CLARKE COUNTY PUBLIC RECORDS

Marriage license applications Bruce Williams, to Melissa Bettis; Ivan Jerome Powell, to Nanetta Renee' Henry; John F. More...

OBITUARIES

Edith Earl Crim Edith Earl Crim, 88, of Alexander City died Wednesday, May 17, 2006 at Chapman Health Care Center in Alexander City. Funeral services were held at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville on Friday, May 19 at 11 a.m. with Rev. More...