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May 31, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Mauvilla believed found in Clarke

A Mobile archeologist says he has discovered Mauvilla, the Indian town where the Spanish explorer Hernando De Soto fought the Indians in an intense battle in 1540. More...

Free biz expo at Crown building coming in June

On Saturday June 16th the newly refurbished Crown Building on Highway 43 will be host to the first Thomasville Expo. Area businesses and organizations will have the opportunity to showcase their products and services. More...

Special Sections

People

Williams-Givens plan June 23 wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Michael F. Williams of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Hali Amanda, to Joshua Daniel Givens, son of Mr. and Mrs. William K. Givens, Jr. of Montgomery. More...

Steen-Browder to wed June 30

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Steen of Grove Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura Elizabeth Steen to Ruel James Browder III, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ruel James Browder Jr. of Camden. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Dunagan's celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary

James and Sybil (nee Brooks) Dunagan will be honored for the occasion of their 60th wedding anniversary Sunday, June 10 with a celebration given by their children and grandchildren. A service will begin at 2 p.m. More...

Four indicted in Red Cross fraud case

Four people arrested in 2005 in Pine Hill were charged by a federal grand jury in Mobile of defrauding the American Red Cross last week. More...

May getting dryer over the years

Even with the rain received in the past day, May of 2007 could prove to be one of the driest on record for Thomasville. More...

June 5 vote on two big issues

Clarke Countians and everyone else in Alabama will be called upon to go to the polls June 5. Voters won't find any candidates on the short ballot- only two constitutional amendments. More...

Seniors apartments are expected to open Jan. 2008

Construction of Country Club Cottages, the incomerestricted seniors development in Thomasville is well underway. More...

Editorials

OUR VIEW

Vote yes for better incentives June 5

It's often the unglamorous work that goes the farthest to seal the big headliner deals like ThyssenKrupp. More...

From the Editor's Desk

Politics gives me heartburn

Iwas reading something the other day that mentioned the second Republican Presidential candidate debate. There have been two Republican candidate debates? Where have I been? Of course, it's not like I've missed anything. More...

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Feeling good, doing good

May 30, 1956 Maybe you read in the papers a while back where a horse was stranded on a snow-covered mountain in Colorado. The horse, named Elijah, was fed by an airlift and remained healthy and strong during the ordeal. More...

For The Record

CLARKE COUNTY PUBLIC RECORDS

Marriage license applications Todd Randal Pierce, to Nancy Marie Anderson; David Earl Amos, to Michelle Ann Christianson; Jamar Laquarn Carson, to Latonya Denese White; John Standford Sheehan Jr., to Jamie Michelle Dean; Timothy Lewis Poole Sr., More...

OBITUARIES

Horace Paul McDuff Horace Paul McDuff, age 85, passed away on May 20, 2007 at Camden Nursing Facility in Camden. He was born on May 21, 1921 in Hosston, La. to William McDuff and Emma Thomas. Services were held Thursday May 24, 2007 10:00 a.m. More...

AREA CALENDAR

The Smith Family Reunion The Willie Smith Family reunion will be June 3, at the Willie Smith Family home in Midway. Please bring your lawn chairs. More...


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