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July 6, 2006 RSS feed / People

Norfolk-Southern donates to Alabama's hurricane victims

Governor Bob Riley met with John Baker, Vice President of Norfolk Southern Corporation, and accepted a check in the amount of $50,000 that will go to help Alabama victims of Hurricane Katrina. More...

Births

Smyly Mr. and Mrs. Payton Smyly (nee Jamie Nicole Hill) announce the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Ann Smyly, born June 18, 2006 at 1:58 a.m. at Druid City Hospital in Tuscaloosa. She weighed 7 lbs. and was 19 inches long. More...

Sweet Water Class of '66 holds reunion

The Sweet Water High School Class of 1966 met at Ezell's Fish Camp on June 24th for their 40th year class reunion. More...

Brownies hold first banquet

Brownie Troop No. 57 in Thomasville recently celebrated their first annual banquet at Thomasville United Methodist Church. The girls were awarded their Brownie Vests and Cookie Awards. More...

Lions get perfect attendance pins

The following Thomasville Lions received pins for years of perfect attendance: standing (L-R) one year - Marilyn Morgan; three years - Roselyn Martindale and Ed Ford (not pictured); four years - Glenda Tyler Prescott; six years - Jo Wood; seven years More...

Wal-Mart donates for fireworks

Co-Director, Randy Causey, of Wal-Mart is presenting a check for $750 to Charlie Anderson of the Thomasville Diamond Club. This check is from the matching grant program at Wal-Mart for their recent Spirit Shirt sale to benefit the baseball program. More...

Love Day Program is Sunday

Everyone is invited to a "Love Day Program" honoring Minister Arthur and Evangelist Ida Scott. This event will be held on Sunday, July 9 at 2 p.m. at the Thomasville High School Auditorium in Thomasville. More...

"the rockets red glare"

The city of Thomasville held its annual fireworks show to celebrate Independence Day Saturday at Anderson Field in Thomasville. More...

Thank You

Words cannot convey the gratitude we the family of Crystal Ray and Zachary Ray Chapman feel for all the expressions of love and sympathy that has been shown to us during the loss of our loved ones. Our loss is Heaven's gain. More...

Kathryn Tucker Windham to speak in Grove Hill

The Clarke County Museum is sponsoring storytelling by Kathryn Tucker Windham at a free program Tuesday, July 11 at 12 noon at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Both children and adults are invited to attend. More...

Boykins, Collier to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Ted Madison of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kimberly LeShae Boykins to Patrick Nathaniel Collier, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Collier of Pine Hill. More...

Lucy graduates with Bachelor of Science

Jacqueline Carter Lucy graduated in May 2005 with an Associate of Arts Degree with an emphasis in Childhood Education. More...

Midway Baptist to hold VBS

Midway Baptist Church in Dickinson will hold Vacation Bible School July 10 - 14 from 4 until 6 p.m. More...

"To Kill A Mockingbird" workshop is July 18

There will be a "To Kill A Mockingbird" Teacher Workshop on July 18 from 9 a.m. until 12 noon at the Old Courthouse Museum in Monroeville. More...

Lions Club elects new officers

The 2006-07 officers for the Thomasville Lions Club are: seated, President Lou Wallace, First Vice President Glenda Tyler Prescott, Second Vice President Lora Horn, Secretary Howard Jackson; standing, Treasurer Richard Martindale, Safety Officer Lewi More...

Gosport to hold Reunion July 7-9

The Gosport Community Improvement Center, Incorporated (GCIC, Inc.) will host the 8th Semi-Annual Alabama Family and Friends Reunion July 7-9. This reunion has become a honored and anticipated tradition with the community. More...

Locals attend Safe Sitter Class

The June 23 Safe Sitter class at Bryan Whitfield Memorial Hospital drew girls from throughout the area including residents of Demopolis, Thomasville, Uniontown, Greensboro and Linden. More...

Pine Hill reading program starts July 17

The "Once Upon a Time" Pine Hill Library Summer Reading Program will be held July 10 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. for ages 4-6, July 17 from 1 until 2 p.m. for ages 7-9, and July 24 from 1 until 2 p.m. for ages 10-12. Register by July 5. More...