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August 3, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

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People

CAA to help with electric bill

Community Action Agency is making LIHEAP appointments for assistance with you electricity bill on a first come first serve basis. For an appointment contact your local Community Action Agency at 251-275-8498 - Clarke County. More...

Hair for Locks of Love

Alyssa Wells of Tuscaloosa donated 10 3/4 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. Alyssa is the granddaughter of Keith Wells of Thomasville. More...

Births

Dickinson Mr. and Mrs. Jamascan Dickinson (nee Darnisha Wilson) of Thomasville announce the birth of their son, Chase Jarrett, born June 25, 2006 at 7:16 a.m. at Northport DCH in Tuscaloosa. He weighed 7 lbs. 15 oz. and was 20.5 inches long. More...

School

Don't forget lunch prices going up

Thomasville City School announces the new price list effective Aug. 10, 2006. 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...

F.S. Ervin announces new uniform colors

F.S. Ervin new daily school uniform colors are: Monday - navy top/khaki pants; Tuesday - red top/navy pants; Wednesday - navy top/khaki pants; Thursday - red top/navy pants; Friday - navy top/khaki pants. More...

Sports

Thomasville 2-1 in World Series

After posting a 2 and 1 record in the first three days of the 2006 Dixie Pre-Majors World Series being held here in Thomasville, the host Thomasville All-Stars were slated to meet the team representing Louisiana in a 2 p.m. More...

Six teams left in World Series

When day three of the 2006 Dixie Pre-Majors World Series was complete Monday, the field of competitors had been narrowed down from the twelve who started their quest for a World Series title on Saturday to only six. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Now you see it, now you don't

As many of you probably know, Howard Bruce Sutter, who was nicknamed "The Undertaker" by teammates and opposing players alike during his twelve season Major League career, became the latest inductee in the Baseball Hall of Fame and only the fourth re More...

Tire blow leads to drug bust

One man's day went from bad to worse when the tire on his vehicle blew out in Thomasville Saturday. More...

Fendley facing vehicular murder

William J. Fendley, 22, has been arrested and charged with reckless/vehicle murder. He was taken to Clarke County Jail July 19 and his bond was set at $50,000. 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

Sales tax holiday not a tax solution

This weekend marks Alabama's first sales tax holiday, and just in time for back to school shopping. More...

Opinion

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From the Editor's Desk

The fighting will go on

Sitting in my comfy American house, I can only imagine from the news reports what life is like in Israel and Lebanon right now. More...

Religion

Gospel sing is Aug. 12 in T'ville

There will be a gospel singing Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. at Time of Perfection International Ministry on Spinks Drive in Thomasville. More...

Light Reflections

Get connected with others

Have you had a problem getting a connection lately, or is it just me. The phone rings and it's a computer trying to sell me something. More...

Church Calendar

A celebration of The Blessed Voices is Aug. 5 A Celebration of the Blessed Voices will be held Aug. 5 at 6 p.m. at Greater Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Walker Springs. Elder Theodore Law will be the guest speaker. More...

For The Record

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Harold Glenn White II, to Lashandria Love; William Clayton McCorkel, to Johnnie Faye McCorkel; John Scott Healey, to Marie Elaine Bryck; Kenneth Lashawn Rice, to Yolanda L. Ruffin. More...

Obituaries

Phillip Angelos Phillip Angelos, 91, of Sweet Water died Friday, July 28, 2006 at Southwest Alabama Medical Center in Thomasville. Graveside services will be held at Aimwell Baptist Church Cemetery in Sweet Water on Saturday, Aug. More...

Pine Hill police report

The Pine Hill Police Department arrested eight on charges of failure to pay, three on charges of failure to appear, and one each for possession of marijuana, public intoxication and DUI. More...


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