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June 22, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Hospital hearing delayed

The public hearing for Southwest Alabama Medical Center's certificate of need was postponed this week. More...

Jackson man faces child sex charges, second time

A Jackson man was arrested two weeks in a row for trying to entice a child into performing sexual acts. More...

Special Sections

People

Fulton's fire truck tempts Dixon

The Fulton Volunteer Fire Department received a new truck, an American LaFrance, last week. An open house was held at the fire station Saturday afternoon. Hot dogs and soft drinks were served and rides were given in the new rig. More...

No productions from arts council this summer

Karen Dean, the usual producer for the Thomasville Arts Councils theatrical summer productions has taken a job in Demopolis working for the arts council and producing a show up there this summer. More...

Library holds "Critter Program"

The Thomasville Public Library had Rick Rakestraw bring his "Critters" program to perform for the children who are participating in the Summer Library Program. More...

School

Reality Check at SWHS

The seventh grade students at SWHS participated in a Reality Check Educational Program on May 2, 2006 in the high school gym. More...

Students raise money for St. Jude's

Nine elementary students at Sweet Water accepted the challenge to support the Math-A-Thon sponsored by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Their effort is to be commendable. More...

F.S. Ervin 4th nine weeks honor roll

F. S. Ervin Elementary School releases its fourth nine weeks honor roll. More...

For The Record

Obituaries

William Cole Armistead William Cole Armistead, 94, of Thomasville died Saturday, June 17, 2006 at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster. Funeral services were held at Forest Springs Baptist Church on Monday, June 19 at 11 a.m. with Dr. More...

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Chico Germaine Thompson, to Pamela Evette Lee; Willie Reggie Turner, to Tamika Diane Robinson; Adolph Cowan, to Belinda Cobbs; Daniel Franklin Gibson Jr., to Sandra Davis Cooke; Johnny Charles Watkins, to Gloria More...

Thomasville Police report

The Thomasville Police Department made two felony arrests last week. More...

Child sex sting nets T'ville man

A Thomasville man was arrested in conjunction with a sting operation conducted by the Gulf Shores Police Department and the Baldwin County District Attorney's office last week. More...

Weyerhaeuser gets new boss

Randy Nebel has been named vice president and mill manager of Weyerhaeuser Company's Pine Hill containerboard operation. More...

T'ville School board deals with staff changes

Vic Adkison attended his first school board meeting in Thomasville Tuesday night, sitting with public in an unofficial capacity. He officially begins work for the school system July 1. 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

Vacation close to home this year

School's out, the temperatures are in the 90s and gas prices are high. It must be summertime. More...

Opinion

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From the Editor's Desk

Oil alternatives right here

Did you know it's been almost 30 years since the Alaskan Pipeline was built? Construction began in 1975 and was completed in 1977. More...

Religion

First Baptist in Fulton to hold revival

First Baptist Church in Fulton will be having revival services June 25-28. More...

Bassett Creek to hold special singing

Bassett Creek Baptist Church will be hosting a rare Tuesday night singing on June 27 featuring legendary gospel performer Jerry Trammell. More...

T'ville UMC donates Bibles

Rev. Phil Craddock, pastor of Thomasville United Methodist Church, presented four cases of Bibles to the Life-Tech Program in Thomasville. The work area on missions donated the Bibles to be used by the men in the Department of Corrections facility. More...

Sports

T'ville 7 & 8 team beats Monroeville

The Thomasville 7 & 8 year old boys' All-Star baseball team improved to 3 and 1 in Sub-district tournament play after a clutch 8 to 6 win over Monroeville on Monday, June 19. More...

Hogs take a bite out of Travelers

The Southland Hogs, home based in Houma, Louisiana, came to Thomasville this past weekend and took three out of four games from the Thomasville Travelers. In the process they handed the Travelers their first losses of the young season. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score Understanding one's strengths and weaknesses

Speculation is running rampant among sports broadcasters and analysts that Tom Glavine and Kenny Rogers are likely to be the starting pitchers in this year's Major League All-Star game. More...