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November 1, 2007 RSS feed / People

Tombigbee Action Commission kickoff set for Nov. 6, in Camden

The kickoff of the Tombigbee Action Commission is set for 1 pm on Tuesday, November 6, in Camden. The meeting is open to the public and will take place at the Auditorium of the Camden School of Arts and Technology located at 303 Broad Street. More...

Hodges, Torres to wed on Dec. 15

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hodges of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Laurel Jade to Manuel Abreu Torres, son of Sr. Manuel Abreu and Sra. Eva Torres of Isabela, Puerto Rico. More...

Coxes to celebrate golden anniversary

Mrs. and Mrs. Fletcher Cox of Coffeeville will be honored at a reception Nov. 11 at Grace Chapel Church in Coffeeville in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary. Mrs. Cox is the former Shirley Mauldin. The Coxes were married Nov. More...

Santa to write letters to kids

Santa Claus has agreed to help Thomasville's local TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter with its weight loss journey. More...

Pine Hill Mission receives grant

PHOTO SUBMITTED Senator Hank Sanders recently presented the Pine Hill Mission of Pine Hill with its first grant award certificate from The Black Belt Community Foundation. More...

Staph infection prevention tips

Practicing good hygiene and infection control practices can lower the risk of MRSA infections. These include: 1. Hand washing is the number one way to prevent the spread of germs. More...

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 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...

Smith, Donovan December wedding planned

Mr. and Mrs. Michael E. Smith of Fulton, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth, to John C. Donovan III, son of Mrs. Virginia Donovan Barnhill and the late John C. Donovan, Jr. of Robertsdale. More...

60th anniversary

Clyce and Helen Drinkard will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a renewal of their vows and reception on Sunday, Nov. 4, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church, Old Highway 5 in Thomasville. Your presence is your gift. More...

Baby boy born to Harrises

Mr. and Mrs. Jay (Allison Raybon) Harris of Thomasville announce the arrival of a son Thomas Jay Harris II, Sept. 20, 2007 at Mobile Infirmary Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. More...

Cecil and Faye McIntyre to celebrate 50 years

Cecil and Faye McIntyre of Dixons Mills will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Nov. 3, at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church. The couple was married on Nov. 9, 1957. More...

Christmas gift-filled shoebox project has local drop-off site

The Clarke Baptist Association in Grove Hill will be a drop-off site from Nov. 12 - 18, for Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. More...