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November 1, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Homecoming Queen

PHOTO BY ARTHUR MCLEAN Camelia Forté gets crowned THS homecoming queen by principal Kyle Ferguson at Friday night's game. Escorting Forté is her grandfather, Willie Penn Sr. More...

Wreck on Hwy. 43

Two drivers were injured Monday afternoon in a collision on Highway 43 South of Grove Hill. The accident occurred at approximately 4:50 p.m. More...

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Municipal employees get the job done

OUR VIEW

Have you seen them? Maybe you have. Maybe you have and you didn't even know it. We're talking about the city employees who work in and out of the office in Thomasville, Pine Hill and all parts around here. More...

The teaching experience

From the Editor's Desk

Iget it now. No, I think I really get it now. I taught a little photography class at Alabama Southern at the end of summer, and it was a good time. More...

Religion

Resist becoming weary and discouraged with life

Spiritual Reflections

The hardest thing is not the heat, or the power interruptions, or the water shortage. It is not the food, or the fact that nothing here works right. It isn't the malaria, or the dust, or the traffic, or the smells, or the difference in language. More...

CALENDAR

Friends and Family Day Miles Chapel Church, Bashi Road, Thomasville will hold Friends and Family Day, November 4 at 2:00 p.m. Guest speaker will be Minister Nellie Kidd of Monroeville. The St. Paul choir of Sunny South will be the guest choir. More...

BCF Male Chorale tour comes to Thomasville

For more than 25 years, members of the Male Chorale of The Baptist College of Florida (BCF) in Graceville, Fla. have proclaimed the gospel through their combined voices. More...

Sports

Thomasville mauls Monroe 63-0

The Thomasville Tigers brought smiles to the Homecoming crowd at Anderson Field this past Friday, October 26 when they blasted the Monroe County Tigers 63 - 0 in their 2007 Homecoming clash. More...

Lady Tigers finish 2007 season in the playoffs

The Thomasville High School Lady Tiger volleyball team ended their season this past Thursday, October 25, when they fell to Alabama Christian Academy in the Sub- State round of the AHSAA State Playoffs. More...

Friends and rivals

Taking Names and Keeping Score

I was quite amused by a response Alabama Coach Nick Saban gave a reporter in this week's regularly scheduled news conference. More...

Rutherford guilty of enticing minors

Clarke County juries returned guilty and not guilty verdicts in the two trials held during the jury term of Clarke County Circuit Court last week in Grove Hill. More...

Student infections not Staph

There were two suspected cases of Staph infections in Thomasville City Schools last month, but neither turned out to be the drug resistant strain that has been reported on as infecting students in other areas of the state recently. More...

Manhunt for Bashi man ends in Enterprise

A Bashi man was arrested in Enterprise Monday after leading Clarke County lawmen on a manhunt for several days. On Thursday, Oct. More...

Clarke County Sheriff's report

Nineteen arrests were reported from the Clarke County Jail over the past week. Those arrested include: Roderick Deon Allen, DUI, arrested by Thomasville Police Dept. More...

T'ville Police report

The Thomasville Police Department picked up Anthony Ray Lanier on a charge of probation violation and escape last week. More...

Calendar

AREA CALENDAR

Fish fry South Marengo Fire and Rescue Squad will host a fish fry Nov. 3, at the South Marengo Squad Hall in Coxheath at the 36-mile marker on Highway 10. Plates will cost $7 each. More...

People

Reunions

Thomas family reunion Relatives of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.R. (Billy) Thomas of Lower Peach Tree will hold a family reunion beginning at 9:30 a.m., Oct. 28, at the Community House in Jackson. More...

Ghost Walk winners

Right: Norman Burton and Peggy Pugh stand next to their Kathryn Tucker Windham scarecrow in front of the Ala- Tom RC&D office in Thomasville. Below right: The Spiderman scarecrow at the Thomasville Theater. More...

Ghost Walk costume contest winners

PHOTOS BY ARTHUR MCLEAN Three-year-old Emily Harrison (left) and eight-year-old Destiny Overton (right) were winners in the Ghost Walk Costume Contest held Saturday evening in downtown Thomasville. More...

School

Thomasville homecoming events

PHOTOS BY ARTHUR MCLEAN Students at Thomasville Middle School attend a homecoming dance after the game Friday night. Below: Thomasville High School students at the high school's homecoming dance. More...

TBC Fifth Quarter

Youths enjoy food, music and games at Thomasville Baptist Church after the homecoming game Friday night. More...

THS homecoming parade

PHOTO BY AMBER FULLER A float from Thomasville Elementary rolls through downtown Thomasville during the homecoming parade Thursday. More...

For The Record

OBITUARIES

Lillian E. Renshaw Bailey Lillian E. Renshaw Bailey, 90, of Woodlyn, Pa., and formerly of Chester, Pa., died Friday, October 19, 2007, at Fair Acres Geriatric Center. Mrs. Bailey was born in Conowingo, Md. More...

RECORDS

Marriage license applications Jonathan Jamaal Anderson, to Tiarra Denise Johnson; Brian Mitchell Craig Luker, to Christin Nicole Harvell; Eric Dewayne Chapman, to Bettye Voncille McCall; Juan Antonio Corona Ruelas, to Jasmine Lashata Jones. More...