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October 12, 2006 RSS feed / People

Births

VanHoosier Mr. and Mrs. Chet VanHoosier (nee Tiffany Knight) of Las Vegas, Nev. announce the birth of their daughter, Aubreigh Faith, born September 9, 2006 at Gulf Coast Medical in Panama City, Fla. She weighed 6 lbs. 14 oz. More...

Thomas celebrated birthday Oct. 1

Louis Thomas, better known as "Mama Red" celebrated her 88th birthday on Sunday, October 1 with a birthday party given by her four children and their spouses. More...

Mott-Brown Reunion set for Oct. 14

Mott and Brown Reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 at 10:30 a.m. at Oak Grove Baptist Church on Hwy. 154 near Chilton. More...

Auxiliary welcomes new members

SWAMC Auxiliary is proud to announce that Jimmy R. O'Bryant has joined the auxiliary. Mr. O'Bryant is the third male member to serve, in the history of Thomasville's Auxiliary dating back to the 1960's, on the auxiliary. (Dr. More...

Research Club elects new officers

The Research Club met at The Garden on Sept. 21. This was a business meeting to discuss the club year and present the new slate of officers for the 2006-07 club year. More...

SWAIA to meet Oct. 17 in Jackson

The Southwest Alabama Improvement Association, known as SWAIA, will hold a public meeting Tuesday, Oct. 17 p.m. at Jackson Steak House. The guest speaker will be Thedford A. Rowser-Bey. More...

State leads way in grants

Alabama fire departments received more federal grant money from the U. S. Department of Homeland Security than any other state in the first round of Fiscal Year 2006 grant awards announced Friday, Gov. Bob Riley said. More...

Pine Hill Food Bank schedule

The Pine Hill Food Bank will distribute food Oct. 18 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Oct. 25 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. to give away coats, Nov. 15 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Hester, Collins to exchange vows

Donna K. Kimbrough of Scyrene and Billly Don Hester of California announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Hester to David J. Collins, son of Jackie and Molly Collins of Zimco. More...

Residents getting ready for holiday

We grumble when it's raining, and when it is too hot, More...

CCERA plans to meet Oct. 19

The Clarke County Education Retirees Association will meet Thursday, October 19, 2006, 11:45 A.M. at the Magnolia Inn in Grove Hill. More...

Fund set up for LaTonya Woods and family

A special account has been set up at First United Security Bank for LaTonya Woods to help her children while she is in the hospital. Ms. Woods is still in a Mobile hospital and faces more surgery after her recent car accident. More...

Tips to help children succeed

Thomasville City Schools invite parents and others interested in the children of Thomasville to attend a special school event, this Monday, Oct. 16 from 2 until 6 p.m. More...

United in spreading the message of hope

October 15th will mark the beginning of a week long series of events and activities across the United States that are part of one of America's most observed drug prevention awareness campaigns each year, "Red Ribbon Week." This year organizers antic More...

Gulf Zone Workshop is Friday

There will be a Gulf Opportunity Zone Workshop on Oct. 13 at the University of West Alabama in Livingston. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. and the workshop will be from 9 a.m. until 12 noon. The meeting is for "Attracting Private Capital". More...

Puppy love

There's about a dozen fun-loving puppies at the pound in Thomasville right now. This is their last week. Call city hall at 636-5827 if you'd like to adopt one of the little fellas. More...

This is Fire Prevention Week

When the mercury drops, the risk of home fires starts to rise. Readers take note: Your family could be in serious danger! Heating equipment is the leading cause nationally of winter home fires. More...


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