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June 15, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

DuBose officially wins a tight one

Stuart DuBose picked up six provisional ballot votes across the three counties of the First Judicial Circuit to retain his narrow victory for a circuit judge seat. More...

Commission hears complaint about deputy

Former Grove Hill Town Council member Mary Golthy went before the Clarke County Commission Tuesday morning to complain about what she called unfair treatment by a Clarke County sheriff's deputy at the polls last week. More...

Special Sections

People

Pecan Festival seeks venders

The Mississippi Pecan Festival is currently taking application for Arts and Crafts booths for this years Festival. The 19th Annual Pecan Festival will be held on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 in Richton, Miss. More...

Pine Hill to tear down field house

The Pine Hill Town Council voted Monday night to demolish the bleachers and field house at the old high school. More...

Grover, Jones to wed July 8

Andra Anita Watkins of Thomasville and Eddie Grover of Gary, Ind. would like to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tina Grover to John Howard Jones, Jr. More...

Religion

Scarbrough's recognized

Emeritus Missionaries Cliff and Bettye Scarbrough were recognized at Pineview Baptist Church, by Rev. Carl Myers, Member of the Board of Directors of the Baptist Training Center, for their missionary work done in Belize. More...

Church Calendar

T'ville Church of Christ to hold Gospel Meeting Thomasville Church of Christ located at the corner of 3rd St. and Worl will have a Gospel Meeting June 18 - 23. Brother Gerry Sandusky will be the guest speaker. More...

Light Reflection

Mistakes have consequences

Some of the most hilarious moments in movie making have been watching the "bloopers" recorded on film. The professionals like to embrace reality with humanity for a moment. Laughing at ones self can be therapeutic. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

Alma Dena Hale Alma Dena Hale, 94, of Grove Hill died June 6, 2006 at her home. Graveside services were held at Magnolia Lawn Cemetery on Friday, June 9 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Johnny Arnett officiating. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Orlando Grabarkewitz Robinson, to Melinda Marie Holcome; Terrylance Konik Jones, to April Tyrell Beck; Douglas Jerome Myles, to Pandora Gates; Terrill Lewis Hodge, to Crystal Ashley Gainer; Josh Ryan Johns More...

T'ville PD report

The Thomasville Police Department charged and arrested Russell Charnic Phillips for attempted escape third degree; Donnie Joe Taylor, possession of controlled substance (warrant) for Baldwin County and probation violation (warrant) for Baldwin County More...

Council raises a stink over garbage fees

The Thomasville City Council Monday authorized Mayor Sheldon Day and City Attorney Edmon McKinley to try and negotiate a new contract with the city's garbage contractor and if the negotiations fail to seek bids from other contractors. More...

Area wrecks claim one

Two drivers entrapped

A pair of serious vehicle accidents over the week left one person dead and another seriously injured. More...

Wright gets life sentence for 2003 murder

Laddarios Wright was sentenced to life in prison at his sentencing hearing June 6. Judge Thomas Baxter presided over the hearing. 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

When is growth not really growth?

So when is growth just for the sake of growth really no growth at all? More...

Moore's best chance has come, gone

Alabama Scene

Now that the dust has settled from one of the least exciting major state elections in memory, a few observations: More...

Opinion

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School

SWHS second semester honor roll

Sweet Water High School released its second semester honor roll. More...

Etheridge attends Girls State

Hannah Etheridge represented Thomasville High School at the Alabama Girls State Convention held at Troy State University the week of June 4-9. On Friday, June 9 the girls visited the state capital in Montgomery. Hannah is pictured with Gov. More...

F.S. Ervin holds meeting May 12

F. S. Ervin Elementary School held its Advisory Council Meeting on May 12, 2006 in the school's cafeteria. More...

Sports

Travelers sizzle in Magic City

With temperatures in the Birmingham area hovering around the century mark this past weekend, the Thomasville Travelers improved their early season mark to 6 and 0 sweeping a three game series with the Birmingham Starz. More...

Gladiator with a racquet

When it comes to the majors, tennis seems to baffle many fans of sports. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

It's tourney time

Although it is hard to believe, here we are only in the middle of June and the regular season for the Thomasville Recreation Department's summer baseball and softball programs has either come to an end or will be winding down over the next couple of More...