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August 16, 2007 RSS feed / People

Hayes, Powell plan Aug. 25 wedding

Arley Hayes of Lasca and Jason Powell of Bashi announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Scottie and Rita and Hayes of Lasca. More...

Hasty family reunion held Saturday, July 28

Saturday, July 28, 60 descendants of Claudy Wesley and Wencie Ella Vick Hasty gathered at the Surginer Volunteer Fire Station in Surginer to enjoy a delicious meal and make memories. More...

Dillon Bryce McElroy

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin McElroy (nee Aubrey Drinkard) of Epes announce the birth of their son, Dillon Bryce. Born August 1, 2007 in Tuscaloosa, he weighed seven pounds, 14 ounces and was 19.5 inches long. More...

Cost overruns on L-P access road

Clarke County Engineer Sam Noble reported Monday that there likely could be an overrun of approximately $152,028.32 for both phases of road construction at the new Louisiana Pacific mill site. More...

Thomasville Library programs starting

The Thomasville Public Library will offer several programs for children and youth this fall. These programs require registration so call or come by the library if you are interested. More...

Watermelon time

PHOTO SUBMITTED Lindsey and Summer Newton, with help from big brother Justin Wilkerson, grew these black diamond and jubilee watermelons this summer in Fulton. The watermelons weighed from 50 to 75 pounds each. More...

Thomasville TOPS members taking off pounds during first six weeks' session

Members of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter Al, 565 in Thomasville have really enjoyed their first six weeks of weight loss. The total weight loss was 26.6 pounds with eight members. More...

DUI stop leads to drug arrest

Local and county lawmen arrested a man in the parking lot of Bertile's Fast Food restaurant in Grove Hill on drug charges Saturday morning. Deputy Rob Bost pulled Deon Dickinson over for a DUI investigation. More...

Cooper, Beck to wed Sept. 8

Mr. and Mrs. William Roland Cooper Jr. of Camden announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney DeLaine, to James Anthony Beck Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. James Anthony Beck Sr. of Pine Hill. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Birth Announcement

Mr. and Mrs. Brian G. Whitley (nee Meg Hamilton) announce the birth of their daughter, Anna Margaret "Maggie", born July 23 at Rockdale Medical Center in Conyers, Ga. Maternal grandparents are Ms. Sandra Nuss Hamilton of Thomasville and Mr. More...

Beating the Heat

Even though on Monday the National Weather Service didn't extend a heat advisory for Clarke County, temperatures still hovered near the 100-degree range and the heat index was 5 to 10 degrees higher than that. More...

Clarke County E-911 mapping system working well

A representative from the U.S. Department of Agriculture was lost a few weeks ago near the Carlton community in southern Clarke County. He was found thanks to the dispatchers of the county E-911 office. More...

Synergy ribbon cutting

PHOTO BY ARTHUR MCLEAN Jason and Braley Workman (center at ribbon), owners of Synergy Computer Solutions held their ribbon cutting recently to open the new business in Thomasville. The business is located on Hwy. More...