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June 15, 2006 RSS feed / People

Nursing home enjoys busy week

I'm mindful of blessings that come my way each day. My heart is overflowing each time I kneel to pray. More...

Wal-Mart matches fundraisers

Wal-Mart Co-Director, Randy Causey (back R), is presenting a matching grant check to members of Brownie Troop 57. The check for $750 is given to the troop for their recent cookie sale fundraiser. More...

Wal-Mart gives to Haven, city

Wal-Mart Co-Director, Randy Causey (middle), is presenting a check to Frank Myers (L) of The Haven. This matching grant check was given for their recent Dinner and Singing fundraiser. More...

Pine Hill holds blood drive June 23

The Pine Hill Community Blood Drive will be held Friday, June 23 from 2 until 7 p.m. at the Pine Hill Municipal Building, 500 Dunn Street, Pine Hill. More...

Walker's to celebrate 50th anniversary

The children of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Walker invite you to join them for a 50th Wedding Anniversary Celebration in honor of their parents. The celebration will be held June 25, 2006 from 2 until 4 p.m. More...

Blanks named to UAB dean's list

Alecia C. Blanks of Thomasville, a student in the School of Health-Related Professions at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), was named to the dean's list for the spring 2006 term. More...

E-911 to require advanced life support service

The Clarke County E-911 board voted during Tuesday's meeting that any ambulance service on the county's rotation will be required to provide advanced life support care. More...

Gulf Opportunity Zone district approved by Gov.

Governor Bob Riley has approved $90 million in Gulf Opportunity Zone Act funds for the Cooperative District of West Alabama. The Act is intended to bring reinvestment to the eleven Alabama counties most adversely affected by Hurricane Katrina. More...

Rose's Remuddlings

Time well spent

Rose Walker Electronics and I don't exactly get along. More...

Ideas make summer fun a learning experience

Summer vacations are a time for kids to kick back, relax and most importantly, have fun. However, just because school is out doesn't mean that children need to forgo learning in the pursuit of having fun. More...

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...

Stephens, Lynn to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Mack Stephens of Grove Hill announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Marcie Janae to Ted Lee Lynn, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Lynn of Thomasville. More...

Births

Rice Rev. and Mrs. Arthur "Bo" Rice (nee Rebekah Crowley) of Greensburg, La. announce the birth of their son, Stephen Garrett, born April 29, 2006 at 1:56 p.m. in Baton Rouge, La. He weighed 8 lbs. 4 oz. and was 20 1/8 inches long. More...

Brownie Troop to send care packages

Thomasville's Brownie Troop #57 is preparing care packages for service men and women serving abroad. Submit addresses to Brownie Troop #57, 1555 Linwood Dr., Thomasville, AL 36784. More...

FVFD to hold open house Saturday

Fulton Fire Department will have Open House Saturday, June 17 from 1 until 4 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend and take a ride on the new fire truck. More...

T'ville Lions attend state convention

Some members of the Thomasville Lions Club recently attended the Lions State Convention in Decatur on the banks of the Tennessee River. More...

Thank You

The family of the late Deacon Freddie L. Jowers would like to thank everyone for the many acts of kindness shown to us during the illness and death of our loved one. A special thanks to Dr. Kidd and staff at Southern Care Hospice and Ms. More...

Georgia man arrested in burglary case

A Georgia man has been arrested in connection with burglaries at several residences in Clarke and Marengo Counties and hiding the goods in Clarke County. More...

Funny money found in south end of county

Jackson Police Chief Charles Burge has issued a warning to business owners that a significant number of counterfeit $100 bills have been circulating in town. More...

T'ville girl's poem going to Washington, D.C. event

The American Cancer Society has selected a poem written by a Thomasville girl to be displayed with other cancer survivor materials during the society's Sept. 10 national event on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. More...

Tips for satisfying seafood dishes

Do you know that one to two servings of fish per week can have measurable health benefits according to many doctors and dieticians? More...