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July 27, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Commission hears speed-breaker request from Dickinson residents

Residents of Ashford Lane in Dickinson attended a public hearing Monday concerning the addition of traffic control devices, or speed breakers, to the road. More...

Chevrolet announces search

The Chevrolet Division of General Motors today announced a nationwide search for the most dependable, longest lasting Chevrolet Silverado trucks on the road. More...

Sales tax holiday Aug. 4-6

Alabamians will enjoy their first sales tax holiday on August 4, 5, and 6. More...

Special Sections

People

CFBC to hold singing July 30

Christian Fellowship Baptist Church will hold a fifth Sunday singing, July 30, beginning at 5:30 p.m. More...

Clarke-Mobile Gas hires ACT management team for daily ops

Members of the Clarke-Mobile Counties Gas District Board of Directors voted at their July 17 meeting to hire an ACT Energy Management team to manage the daily operations of the company. More...

Delta Regional Authority gets budget increases

The Delta Regional Authority budget won an increase up to $12 million in a key U.S. Senate Committee for promoting economic development in the eight-state DRA region, which includes 20 counties in Alabama. More...

Religion

Reid featured in Mobile paper

Recently, Tallahatta Springs native Scott Reid was featured in the Mobile Press-Register. Reid is the son of Gracie and Napoleon Reid and brother to Mrs. Paul (Becky) Gibson. More...

Rose's Remuddlings

Everybody needs re-booting

I'm worried. I think I might actually be developing a vague understanding of some elements of the computer thingy. More...

Bashan Baptist to hold revival

Rev. Jimmy Simpkins and the members of Bashan Baptist Church would like to invite everyone to attend their revival services beginning Sunday, July 30 through Wednesday, Aug. 2. The revival preacher will be Rev. More...

Sports

Thomasville 11 and 12's season end in district

After getting off to a great start with two wins in their first two games at the District Four Tournament being held in Clanton, Thomasville's 11 & 12 year old all-star team lost their next two games and were eliminated from the tournament. More...

Dixie Majors finish second

After an opening round loss to Tuscumbia in the double elimination phase of the Dixie Majors State Tournament, a determined Thomasville team fought their way back through the losers' bracket only to fall to State Champion Underwood 3-0 on Tuesday, Ju More...

T'ville 9 &10s lose out

Thomasville's 9 & 10 year old All-Star team fought a good fight but saw their hopes for a trip to the State Tournament come to an end in Thomasville on Saturday, July 16. More...

Industrial park filling fast

Richard Pugh seems to be making good on his desire to bring industry to Thomasville. More...

New hospital seeking funding next

Tough questions were asked at the certificate of need hearing for Southwest Alabama Medical Center last week, but the vote to approve was unanimous. More...

School budget at $14 million

Thomasville's school system unveiled its proposed budget last week in the first of two public hearings. More...

Ala-Tom RC&D open house, grand opening

The Ala-Tom RC&D held it's ribbon cutting and open house Friday. More...

Deputy arrested after dispute

Clarke County Sheriff's Deputy Thomas Fox was arrested on domestic violence charges last weekend. 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). For more information call 636-9985. More...

Editorials

Our View

Mayor's passion makes an impact

While we've been critical of Mayor Sheldon Day's "optimistic" claims and questionable decisions, we can't deny his passion for Thomasville. More...

Alabama Scene

Coaches don't always pick winners

Picking up the pieces from last week's Republican run-off election...and election in which few of you showed up to vote: The prediction had been a turnout in the teens but those of us who made such forecasts were a bit optimistic. More...

Opinion

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School

THS orientation rescheduled

Orientation at Thomasville High School has been rescheduled for Monday, July 31, senior orientation will be at 6 p.m. and juniors will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1 orientation for sophomores will be at 6 p.m. and freshman at 7 p.m. More...

THS orientation set for July 31

Orientation at Thomasville High School has been rescheduled for Monday, July 31, senior orientation will be at 6 p.m. and juniors will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1 orientation for sophomores will be at 6 p.m. and freshman at 7 p.m. More...

SWHS to hold open house Aug. 8

Sweet Water High School Orientation/Open House will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 8 from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. More...

For The Record

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Christopher Voltz, to Chenetta Marie Jackson; Joseph Walco Richard, to Rebekah Paulette Gartman; Ronnie Lee Watkins, to Teresa Antionetta Gailes; Cotrie Pirvest Cowan Jr., to Pamela Jean Coker; Joshua Bran More...

Obituaries

John Brian Hyde John Brian Hyde, 33, a native of Clarke County and a resident of Madison died July 19, 2006 at his home. Funeral services were held July 22 at McCann's United Methodist Church in Jackson at 2 p.m. with Rev. More...

TPD arrest report

The Thomasville Police Department made 21 arrests for the week ending July 23. More...


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