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November 9, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Thomasville deals with older mobile home parks

Thomasville's city council approved an amendment to its mobile home ordinance Monday night, grandfathering a number of mobile home parks in town, but with restrictions. More...

Chamber now taking parade grand marshal entries

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the Christmas parade's grand marshal. More...

Lindsey, Keahey win

State Sen. Pat Lindsey, D-Butler, beat back a tough Republican opponent to win re-election Tuesday. More...

County coroner arrested after scuffle

Clarke County Coroner Jonah Thomas was arrested and charged with domestic violence Sunday night. More...

Special Sections

People

Veterans Day Ceremony is Friday

Veterans Day, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. VFW Post 5106 will present a Veterans Day Ceremony at the Grove Hill Cemetery alongside North of Clarke County High School. Thomasville Girl Scout Troop 57 will participate in the ceremony. More...

THS Class of '56

The Thomasville High School Class of '56 held their 50th Class Reunion recently at The Garden. More...

New Restaurant to open at ARHC

The Alabama Rural Heritage Center announces the opening of Mama Nems Restaurant on Sunday, November 12th. Hours are 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.: a brunch menu will be featured which showcases original recipes by Chef Robert Cawley of Montgomery. More...

Religion

ASCC presents Christmas classicals

Begin your holiday celebration with our performance by attending the Alabama Southern Community College Community Chorus' presentation of classical Christmas selections with orchestra and guest soloists, conducted by Leonard Raybon of Tulane Universi More...

Church Calendar

Benefit singing to be at Mount Vernon Baptist There will be a benefit singing at Mount Vernon Baptist Church on Nov. 11. A soup and chili supper will be at 5 p.m. and the singing will start at 6 p.m. More...

Spiritual Reflections

What will you do for God?

I wish you all could be here, in this place where Missionaries are trained. It is a beautiful place, located in the foothills of the mountains of Virginia. There are approximately 40 modern buildings sprawled across well-maintained grounds. More...

Sports

THS airs out the Bulldogs

The Thomasville Tigers traveled to Grove Hill this past Friday, November 3 and defeated the Clarke County Bulldogs 26-6 in the 91st meeting between the two archrivals. More...

SWHS slams Patriots 55-14

The Sweet Water Bulldogs, playing at home this past Friday, November 3, basically had their way with the American Christian Patriots from the second quarter on in their 55-14 win. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

The coach, his sons and mine

This past Friday night as I sat on the visitors' side of H. G. More...

Crowne groundbreaking

The official groundbreaking for the new owners of the Crowne building was held last week in Thomasville. More...

Colorful student spirit

Students at Thomasville High School held a "glow in the dark" pep rally Friday before the school's game against CCHS. More...

C'ville man arrested with pot

A Silas man received the trick and Coffeeville Police Department got the treat last Halloween night. More...

Veteran's Day service in Grove Hill Saturday

VFW Post 5106 in Thomasville will hold a special Veterans Day Ceremony on Saturday, November 11, 2006 at 11am in Grove Hill at the gravesite of John R. Lavender, the first Clarke County soldier killed during WWI. More...

Parker found guilty of manslaughter

A former Jackson High School star football player was found guilty of manslaughter Friday in the 2004 drive-by shooting death of a bystander at an Alma nightclub. 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

Never too late to register to vote

We as Americans enjoy more freedoms than just about any other place on the planet. More...

From the Editor's Desk

Calls go over the line here

Well, the elections are over. Some folks are now happy and some are sad. From what I understand of a race or two in the Mobile area, it may be a while before folks down there stop cringing every time the phone rings. More...

Alabama Scene Remembering the other state races

I am sure some of you remember a hit television show of a few decades ago called "Mission Impossible." That title perfectly describes my mission as I sit down at my word processor to write this column. More...

School

Cheerleaders ride in limo

The Thomasville High School Varsity Cheerleaders had the pleasure of riding in a limousine, provided by Thomasville Memorial Funeral Home, to the football game last Friday night against Clarke County High School. More...

School News

Students prepare for a short week

The end of the semester is rapidly approaching as THS prepares for the holiday season. We will be out of school on Friday, Nov. 10 for Veterans Day and we will soon be getting out for Thanksgiving holidays on Nov. 18. More...

Band News

Band prepares for Christmas concert

Greetings from the THS Band Room! The THS band is undergoing a few changes-transitioning to a concert setting. More...

For The Record

Clarke County Public Records

Marriage license applications Agee Stallworth Broughton, to Mary Campbell Hubbard; Marquis Larelle Hattaway, to Leviticus Jones; Jason Michael Johnson, to Britney Michelle Horsley. More...

Obituaries

Clifton Adam Autery Clifton Adam Autery, 82, of Pine Hill died Monday, Oct. 30, 2006 at his home. Graveside services were held at Enon Cemetery in Pine Hill on Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Lister Hill officiating. More...

TPD report

Arrests made by the Thomasville Police Department: Clausell Bernard Jr., unlawful distribution/furnishing of controlled substance, warrant for Clarke County Sheriff's Department, arrested Nov. 3; More...


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