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February 15, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Commission sets pay rates for Sheriff's employees

Commissioners Tuesday set ranges of pay for two positions in the Clarke County Sheriff's Department and attended to other matters related to the department. More...

Valentine's King and Queen

Alex and Betty Cassity were crowned king and queen at the Valentines party at the Thomasville Nutrition Center. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

What's the big deal with N. Korea?

The U.S. And North Korea have finally reached an agreement on North Korea's nuclear weapons program. If this sounds like a victory to you, keep reading. More...

From the Editor's Desk

It's time to share the love

Well I hope all you lovebirds out there had a happy Valentine's Day. Or perhaps you celebrated, as someone put it to me recently, Singles Appreciation Day. I like the idea of Singles Appreciation Day. More...

OPINION

Full Story

Religion

Ladies day to be held at CFBC

Ladies Day at Christian Friendship Baptist Church, located on Tallahatta Springs Road, will be held Saturday, Feb. 24 at 10 a.m. and there will be a morning of celebration, sharing praise and worship and learning followed by a fellowship lunch. More...

Spiritual Reflections

We must run our race, finish strong

"Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnares us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus, the author and th More...

Sunday school

Pineview Baptist Church Sunday school attendance: Joe Clayton, Cordell Hutto, Ben Pugh, Ralph Smyly, Winston Parden, Windell Sheffield, Cliff Scarbrough, Jack Day, Clarence Newton, John Wayne Overstreet, Roger Truett, John Reeves. More...

Sports

City baseball registration to be held Feb. 11, 17

Saturday, Feb. 17, is the final day for baseball, softball, and t-ball registration. Make sure to mark your calendar for this date, so your child will not be left out. More...

Lady Tigers win area tournament

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers edged the Lady Blue Devils of Escambia County High School 48-47 this past Saturday, February 10, to claim the Area One championship. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Second chances

There are many people in our society that firmly believe there is no such thing as a second chance. They would be the first to tell you that in real life there are no do overs and you better get it right the first time. More...

Grand jury hands down two murder indictments

Two men were indicted for murder and two for attempted murder when the Clarke Grand Jury met week before last. William Jehue Fendley was indicted for reckless vehicle murder. More...

Alcohol "NO" signs stolen, defaced

About a dozen signs put out by the Citizens Against Alcohol Sales in Thomasville have been stolen and defaced in the past week. More...

PHVFD scores equipment grant

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again. That could be the motto for the Pine Hill Volunteer Fire Department's quest for a grant. Recently, it was awarded $37,000 from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program. More...

911 bill could add to prepaid cellular prices

Clarke County E-911 director Becky Neugent told board members that House Bill 590 would be going before the Alabama Legislature when the regular session starts in March. More...

Calendar

AREA CALENDAR

TVFD Boston Butt sale The Thomasville Volunteer Fire Department's Relay for Life team will be selling Boston Butts Saturday from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Price is $25 each. More...

People

Landrum, Watters to exchange vows

Mr. and Mrs. Frank Landrum of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Valeria Jean to Jack Bruce Watters, son of Willie Watters, Sr. of Thomasville and the late Annie Grey Blanks Watters of Putnam. More...

Quilters make bibs for nursing home residents

Cozy Quilters made full body bibs for the Thomasville Nursing Home as their 4th quarter community project for 2006. If you would like to find out more about our group please call (334) 636-2841, (334) 636-4462 or (334) 636-5528. More...

Sterling silver jewelry sale fund raiser Feb. 22

The Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial Hospital Relay for Life Team will sponsor a sterling silver jewelry sale in the hospital's classroom on Feb. 22 and 23. The hours of the sale are from 6:30 a.m. until the crowds dwindle down in the evening. More...

School

School News

Students at THS prepare for beauty review, Feb. 16 & 17

Second semester at Thomasville High is moving quickly. Our annual spring Beauty Review will be held this weekend Friday Feb. 16 and Saturday Feb. 17. The talent portion will perform Friday night and the top beauties will be selected on Saturday. More...

TLC celebrate Dental Health Month

The Learning Center celebrated Dental Health Month with a visit from Dental Hygienist, Meagan Lindsey from the office of Dr. Randy Walters. "Miss" Vanita's Class (l-r, front) Haven Collins, Paxton Westbrook, Callee Megginson. More...

Marengo students visit Civil Rights Institute and Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in B'ham

On February 1, 2007, Marengo High School, grades 4-8 went on a trip to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute and Sixteenth Street Baptist Church in Birmingham. Lunch was provided at Barnhills. More...

For The Record

OBITUARIES

Alice Phillips Fallon Alice Phillips Fallon, age 56, died Feb. 5, 2007. She was born Dec. 23, 1950. She was a 1969 graduate of Thomasville High School. She then went to college in Birmingham. More...

CLARKE COUNTY PUBLIC RECORDS

Marriage license applications Jeremiah Deangelo Clark, to Tiffiney Wyanette Myles; Joseph Frank Smith Jr., to De'Andrea Lynn Woolen; Cecil Ray Jackson, to Melissa Diane Braggs. More...