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January 18, 2007 RSS feed / People

Smith's to celebrate anniversary Jan. 28

The children of William and Joyce Smith would like to invite you to join them for the celebration of their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, January 28, 2007 at Springfield Methodist Protestant Church on Sandflat Road from 2 until 4 p.m. More...

A Secret Safe Place for Newborns to hold silent auction

A Secret Safe Place for Newborns will be holding an auction this year for their 2nd annual fundraiser. They are now collecting items for this auction. More...

BIRTHS

Bryant Mr. and Mrs. Michael Bryant (nee Ashley Stephens) announce the birth of their son, Dylan Chase, born on November 22, 2006 at East Alabama Medical Center in Opelika at 12:41 pm. More...

Whitehead keynote speaker at UAB

On Dec. 16, 2006, the University of Alabama- Birmingham's (UAB) Physical Therapy Department graduated its first class of students with the clinical doctorate degree in physical therapy. More...

Alabama Tombigbee RPO to meet Jan. 29

Implementation meetings for the Alabama Tombigbee Regional Commission's Rural Planning Organization are scheduled for January 29 and 30 in Camden. More...

Why exercise resolutions fail

The start of a new year seems to trigger the exercise bug. Resolutions of a firmer, stronger, leaner and healthier self echo through homes and fitness centers around the country. More...

Gulf Lumber buys Boise sawmill

Rumors have been circulating, but it became official this week when Boise Paper in Jackson announced it had sold its sawmill operation to Mobile-based Gulf Lumber Company. More...

Etheridge kills wild boar

Sam Etheridge, age 9, killed this wild boar Dec. 2 while hunting with his dad. He is the son of Darryl and Amanda Etheridge. More...

Barnes gets big buck

Tony Barnes of Thomasville killed this 8- point 205 lb. buck on Jan. 13 hunting in Dickinson. The buck scored 138.5. More...

Prescott recognized

Jonas Prescott was recognized at Thomasville's Annual Fireman's Banquet held in December for having the most runs for the fire department. More...

TPD releases weekly report

Thomasville Police Department's arrest report for the week of Jan. 8-Jan. 14 is listed. Benny Ray Griffin, violation prohibition law, arrested Jan. 9. More...

Scouts held Christmas Ball

Girl Scout Troop 57 held their first annual Christmas Ball at The Champion House on December 1. More...

GHMH joins in Scale Back

Grove Hill Memorial Hospital joined the 2004 American Idol, Ruben Studdard, in asking Alabamians to lose 10 million pounds over the next eight weeks. More...

Montgomery, McKinley announce final plans

Mrs. Paula Montgomery of Thomasville announces the final wedding plans of her daughter, Joni Lyn, to Marcus Daniel McKinley, son of Mr. and Mrs. James "Skeeter" Parnell of Thomasville. More...

Magnolia Civic Club holds BBQ Saturday

The Magnolia Civic Club will sell BBQ by the pound at the Magnolia Community Center on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 10 a.m. until. The meat will be freshly cooked by Paul Thompson in the well-known Leroy Thompson tradition. More...

MILITARY NEWS

Sims completes basic training

Brent E. Sims completed basic training and A.I.T. on Dec. 7, 2006 at Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. He is currently stationed at Ft. Hood, Texas as a Military Policeman. Brent is a 2006 graduate of Thomasville High School and the son of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Springer Theater to open Jan. 26

Springer Theater in Demopolis will open the Two Rivers Arts Council 2007 season with Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein on January 26 at 7:00 at the Old School on Main. More...

New Era Cap Co. breaks ground on expansion

A special ceremony to mark the groundbreaking on expansion at New Era Cap Company's Jackson plant was conducted Tuesday, Jan. More...

Loftin retires from SWSB

Joyce Loftin was honored with a reception upon her retirement from Sweet Water State Bank Friday, Jan. 12. More...

Furrow bags 8-point

Hunter Furrow killed this 8-point buck on January 5. This was Hunter's third deer. More...


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