Local print subscribers can now sign up for free online access to this website.
Please click here to proceed.

March 15, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Horizons edition next week

The Thomasville Times will be publishing its annual progress edition called Horizons next week. More...

Termites a concern at education building

A wet floor and termites in the Clarke County Board of Education building on Cobb Street in Grove Hill is not a good combination and county commissioners took up some time Tuesday to discuss the problem. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

OUR VIEW

Maybe ethics bills are just the start?

At least it looks like the legislature can come together on a few things in Montgomery. There are plenty of senators signed on to Gov. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

From the Editor's Desk

A support group for me

Iheard a story on the radio the other day about a group forming in some European country that is going to start advocating for better treatment of non morning people in the workplace. Now this is something I could really get behind. More...

Religion

Light Reflections

Needed, a few good men

Do you remember the government ad that the Marines displayed across the television and store fronts? It was one of those commercials that will capture your attention. The commercial said, "Needed, A Few Good Men". More...

Moody Radio South hits the goal

Moody Radio South with stations in Dixons Mills and Tuscaloosa, and Forest, Miss. reached their goal of $245,000 in their annual fund-raiser called Share held last week. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Truelight Tabernacle Holiness Church to hold Revival Spring Revival will be held March 19-23, 7:30 nightly, at the Truelight Tabernacle Holiness Church. Speaker will be Evangelist Eva Hines. More...

Sports

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Life is like a vapor

Although I've known a couple in my lifetime, there are very few people on this earth that don't have a hobby or hobbies beyond what they do for a living. More...

THS defeats Monroe County 17-8

The Thomasville Tiger varsity baseball team traveled to Monroeville and defeated the Monroe County Tigers 17-8 this past Friday, March 9, in the first Area 1 match-up for the two schools. More...

Lady Tigers off to a rough start in 2007

The Thomasville High School Lady Tiger softball teams, both varsity and junior varsity participated in the Baker High School invitational tournament in Mobile this past Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10. More...

Girl killed in Sunny South

A 15-year-old girl is dead and her twin brother is in a juvenile detention facility after a shooting Monday night in Sunny South. "We got a call after 5 p.m. Monday that there was a shooting at 190 Carson Rd. More...

Council revokes business license over fake goods

The Thomasville City Council Monday night approved increases in fines for first time offenders of the city's animal control, building standards and noise ordinances, and revoked a business license for allegedly selling fake brands. More...

City recognizes Nobles

Ken Hamilton, director of recreation for the City of Thomasville presented the family of Johnny Nobles with a plaque in recognition of his service to the city's youth basketball programs for the past three years. More...

Man killed in accident

A south Texas man was killed in a one-vehicle accident on Highway 69 south of Coffeeville early Sunday morning. Jesus Maria Perez of Mission, Texas was killed when his truck hit the end of the Satilpa Creek bridge and flipped. More...

Calendar

AREA CALENDAR

Scale Back Celebration and Heart Walk Scheduled for March 22 Clarke County maybe scaling back, but we are also taking a giant step forward in the fight against obesity. More...

People

Wood - Gates plan May wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Glen T. Wood of Grove Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Brooke Wood to Jason Jerome Gates, son Mr. and Mrs. Floyd J. Gates of Thomasville and Mr. and Mrs. John Hudson of Pensacola, Fla. More...

Baugh chosen as JHS Miss Elite Night

Katie Baugh was chosen 2007 Jackson High School Miss Elite Night on Saturday, Feb. 10. Winners (L-R) are sophomore beauty, Dallas Murphy; junior beauty, Chelsea Beverly; Baugh; senior beauty, Brittany Harrell and freshman beauty, Nicole Beck. More...

Carolyn Kennedy Retires

Carolyn Kennedy, Environmental Services Manager for Transmission and Distribution, retired from Georgia Power March 2, 2007. Carolyn's career spanned 29 years with the Southern Company. More...

School

School News

Empathize with Enterprise Week

Greetings, Thomasville High School! This week is Empathize with Enterprise Week at Thomasville High. More...

Co-op Student of the Week

The Cooperative Education Program at Thomasville High School would like to congratulate The Thomasville Nursing Home and Jessie Etheridge for being selected as the Employer/Employee of the Week. More...

Girl Scouts honor Stephens

Members of Girl Scout Troop #57 recently presented TES Principal Helen Stephens with a gift of appreciation, acknowledging her continued support. Pictured are Destiny Little, Jordan Norris, Stephens and Amerie Gramelspacher. More...

For The Record

OBITUARIES

Willie Grey Etheridge Willie Grey Etheridge, age 91, of Woodhave Manor, Demopolis, passed away Monday, 5, 2007 at Specialty Hospital of Meridian in Meridian, Miss. She was born October 11, 1915 in Vredenburgh. More...

Sheriff's report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail for the past week include: Woodrow Tillman Alday, driving under the influence, arrested by Alabama State Troopers. Elizabeth Jean Brown Allen, bad checks, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff's Dept. More...

TPD arrest report

The Thomasville Police Department made the following arrests for the week ending March 11. Andy Crawford - FTP and aggravated speeding, Percy Pernell Jr. More...


Poll

Do you think the grand jury in Ferguson, Mo. made the correct decision?