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March 29, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Rowser- Bey charged with practicing law without license

Thedford A. Rowser-Bey of Demopolis was arrested last week by Clarke County deputies on a grand jury indictment for practicing law without a license. More...

Couple wants to start ministry in rural Alabama

Ron and Keri Mason have a simple plan. They're going to do whatever God wants of them and try to reach as many people with their message of faith as they can. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Are we losing interest?

If it weren't for the law requiring a vote, we're beginning to wonder if we should even bother voting on the wet-dry issue in Thomasville these days. More...

Just call me the silver fox

I've never been too worried about my gray hair. I started getting it in college. But I have to admit that lately, I've gotten so much more of it that it's been getting me a little down. More...

Pay raise will be long since forgotten

To paraphrase an old line, you bait the hook with a pay raise and you will catch Alabama legislators every time. More...

School

Final nine weeks

The students at Thomasville High school start off their last nine weeks of the semester after returning from Spring Break. Seniors are starting to realize that their days at THS are finally coming to an end with graduation just around the corner. More...

THS students of the month

Thomasville High School would like to recognize the Students of the Month for the month of March. These students were elected by their teachers and were chosen for their hard work in showing Tiger Pride, Tolerance, and Thoughtfulness. More...

Clarke County United Way exceeds goal

The Clarke County United Way Campaign for 2006 edged past its $150,000 goal with $150,752, according to Campaign Chairman Julia Ann Deas. More...

For The Record

OBITUARIES

Sandra Kaye Gill Sandra Kaye Gill, age 54, of Fordyce Ark., died Thursday, March 22, 2007. She was born June 13, 1952 in Paris, Tenn. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Fordyce, Ark. More...

CLARKE COUNTY PUBLIC RECORDS

Marriage license applications Jeffery Lee Brown, to Betty Jean Carstarphen; Gregory Pearson Franklin, to Dana Lee Irby; Justin Williams Lynch, to Ginny Marie Coleman; Richard Heath Crocker, to Jessica Dozier Horner; William E. Byrd, to Kristin Z. More...

Sheriff's report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail include: Bessie Lorraine Adams, giving false information, arrested by Grove Hill Police Dept. Terry Lynn Allday, failure to pay child support, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff's Dept. More...

Thomasville Lumber honored by Gov.

By Arthur McLean Editor Six years after a devastating fire and five years after rebuilding, Thomasville Lumber was named one of Alabama's top exporters last week. Gov. More...

Davis, Bonner coming to T'ville

Cong. Artur Davis and Cong. Jo Bonner will be holding a joint town hall meeting at the campus of Alabama Southern Community College in Thomasville, Monday, April The meeting will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. More...

Civic center changes ring up $105,180

The first change order to the renovation work at the Thomasville civic center rang up to more than $100,000. Contractor Frasier-Ousley recommended replacing all the floor joists in several areas of building. More...

Calendar

AREA CALENDAR

Worthwhile Club selling Community Birthday Calendars The Worthwhile Club is selling Community Birthday Calendars. If you want one, contact Jane Eriksen 636-5780, Ann Hamilton 636-2783 or any club member. More...

People

Ware - Autery plan May wedding

Mr. and Mrs. William T. Ware of Sweet Water announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sherry Leigh Ware to Alan Wyatt Autery, son of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Autery of Pine Hill. More...

Worthwhile Club news

The Worthwhile Club met at 2:00 p.m., March 14 in the club room. Twenty one members and two guests, Dr. Adkison and Mrs. Carolyn Drinkard were welcomed by the President, Jane Eriksen. The tables were decorated in a St. Patrick's theme. More...

Vick - Davis to exchange vows

Mr. And Mrs. Jarrett Daniel Vick of Sweet Water announce the engagement of their daughter Amanda LeeAnn Vick to Roland Sage Davis, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbon Davis of Sweet Water. Miss Vick is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Winfred A. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Aimwell Cemetery Association request removal of old containers and flowers The Aimwell Cemetery Association request all containers and flowers be removed from the cemetery before April 2. More...

SUNDAY SCHOOL ATTENDANCE

Pineview Baptist Ben Pugh, Robert Dement, Cordell Hutto, Jack Day, Roger Anderson, John Wayne Overstreet, Billy Kennedy, Windell Sheffield, Clarence Newton, Winston Parden, Roger Truett, Cliff Scarbrough, John Reaves More...

Sports

Hankins, Luker to speak at UA coaching clinic

Thomasville's Jack Hankins and Sweet Water's Stacy Luker will be speeking during breakout sessions at the University of Alabama's 2007 coaching clinic. Hankins and Luker will be leading the high school breakout sessions during the threeday clinic. More...

Tigers sweep Pizza Pro Classic

The Thomasville Tigers used a potent offensive attack, good pitching and solid defense to go undefeated and win the 2007 edition of the Pizza Pro Classic Baseball Tournament held here in Thomasville. More...

Let the fun begin

With the opening of the Major League baseball season less than two weeks away, there are millions of people in this country, including me that look forward to the utterance or those fabled words "play ball" and the first pitch that soon will follow. More...