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May 24, 2007 RSS feed / People

Rowden to wed Conner on June 16

George and Velma Rowden of Thomasville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Kristina Dominique to Marcus Conner, son of John and Anne Conner of Thomasville. More...

Sims-Spencer plan June 16 wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Earl Sims, Senior of Camden announce the engagement of their daughter, Joanna Leigh, to Danny Oneal Spencer, son of Mrs. Diane Johnson Spencer of Clanton and Mr. Clayton Edwin Spencer of Billingsley. More...

Hepstall to celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Bryant and Vennelle Hepstall will celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary Saturday, June 2, in the fellowship hall of Friendship Baptist Church in Vineland from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The event will be hosted by family and friends. More...

SWAMC Auxillary treated

Southwest Alabama Medical Center (SWAMC) Auxiliary is treated to a Day of Fun, Food, and Massage Therapy by Chief Executive Officer, Kevin Bierschenk. More...

Worthwhile Club news

The Worthwhile Club held its meeting on May 9, at 2:00 p.m. in the clubroom. Hostesses for the meeting were Jane Eriksen, Betty Harris, Helen Megginson and Vickie Weaver. A Mother's Day theme was the focus for the decoration and refreshments. More...

Gramelspacher participates in Ballet Showcase

Amerie Gramelspacher recently participated in the Ballet and Theater Art School's Spring Showcase May 3-6. She is pictured with her dance instructor and school director, Fred Kimbrough. More...

Boise workers approve new labor agreement

After many months of negotiations, hourly employees at Boise's paper mill in Jackson approved a new labor contract May 10. More...

Memorial Day weekend ideas

You don't have to drive very far to enjoy a fun-filled Memorial Day weekend in Alabama. With high-gas prices in mind, budget-conscious travelers will find a celebration close to home. More...

Rotch retires after 34 years

Michael Rotch (Center) retired from his position as director of the Alabama Career Center in Jackson, Friday, May 18,after 34 years with the Alabama Employment Service. More...

Arbor Day Foundation Offers Free Pruning Guide

Those who care about trees will find advice on pruning and related topics in The National Arbor Day Foundation's free booklet, "How To Prune Young Shade Trees." From pruning in the early years of a tree's life, to learning how to strengthen trees b More...

Standoff ends peacefully in Grove Hill

A standoff with a 21-year-old Grove Hill man ended peacefully early Saturday morning after gunshots were fired. More...

Hamilton-Gaston plan June 9 wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Hamilton of Pine Hill are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jaime Hamilton to Oary Gaston, son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Gaston of Frisco City. More...

Bouler-Howard hold June 2 wedding

Patricia and Johnnie E. Lewis of Dixons Mills are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Bobbie Bouler to Charlie Howard, son of Willie A. More...

BIRTHS

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Flora (nee Charlie Casteel) of Thomaville announce the birth of their daughter, Braylee Rhea, born April 24, 2007 at Bryan W. Whitfield Memorial Hospital in Demopolis. She weighed 6 pounds and was 18 1/2 inches long. More...

Summer library program starts June 7

Super sleuths and daring detectives are invited to join "Get a Clue @ Your Library" at the Thomasville Public Library! The 2007 Summer Library Program begins June 7th and ends July 13th. More...

Pine Hill High School Class of 67 holds reunion

Sixteen members of Pine Hill High School Class of 1967 celebrated their 40th class reunion at Charlotte and Harold Wayne Leonard's, in Vineland, on Saturday, May 19. More...

May is Foster Care Month in Alabama

There are more than 6,000 foster children in Alabama According to the dictionary, to "foster" means "to bring up; nurture, to promote the development or growth of; encourage. More...

Choctaw Heritage Fest is May 30

The Choctaw County Heritage Festival is slated for May 30-June 2 in Gilbertown with gospel music, country music and more scheduled. The Heritage Church will hold a gospel singing Wednesday night, May 30 at 7 p.m. More...

Kingsmen coming to Pineview Baptist

Add legendary bass singer Ray Reese to three men of outstanding vocal talent, complement them with a live band and nestle them in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, and what do you get? The award winning Kingsmen Quartet. More...

Gas prices eclipse $3

An unwanted threshold was crossed last Friday when regular gasoline climbed to over $3 a gallon at most Alabama pumps. The price hike comes just in time for Memorial Day weekend- the traditional beginning of summer vacation travel time. More...

Tops at CPS

Clarke Preparatory Schools Valedictorian is Janine Kania (right) and the salutatorian is Cameron Dungan. Kania is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Gary Kania of Thomasville and Dungan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Lavon Dungan of Thomasville. More...

"Smoke on the Mountain" Friday

Smoke On the Mountain will be presented at the BTAS Theatre in Gilbertown, AL on Friday, May 25, 2007 at 8:00pm Saturday, May 26, 2007 at 8:00pm Sunday, May 27, 2007 at 2:30pm Thursdsay, May 31, 2007 at 8:00pm Sunday, June 3, 2007 at 2: More...


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