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March 20, 2008 RSS feed / People

Worthwhile Club March meeting held

Hostesses for the Worthwhile Club meeting on March 12 were Nancy Burge, Rosea Lee Overstreet and Banior Sheehan. They served key lime pie and an assortment of nuts with coffee. More...

Nordans announce birth of a son

Mr. and Mrs. Donald (Lisa) Nordan Jr. of Thomasville announce the birth of their son, Charlie Slade Nordan, born at 11:40 a.m., Feb. 26, 2008, at Springhill Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Smiths celebrate golden anniversary

Couple to renew vows March 29

Ed and Virginia Smith of Thomasville will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 29 with a renewal of vows ceremony. The ceremony will be performed at the Church of God, 704 Brown Street in Thomasville. More...

Scouting Sunday

The Boy Scouts of America designates the Sunday that falls before February 8 (Scouting Anniversary Day) as Scout Sunday, which is the primary date to recognize the contributions of young people and adults to Scouting. More...

Helping the needy

Cub Scout Pack 51 gathered canned goods and delivered them to the Salvation Army's food pantry to be distributed to the needy. Pictured, front row, from left are: C.J. More...

Litter clean up on Old Hwy. 5 called a success

More than 100 People joined together and cleaned 13 miles of Old Highway 5, from the city limits of Grove Hill to the city limits of Thomasville over the course of two days this weekend. Virginia Harrigan, one of the event's organizers, said 4. More...

BTAPC play to start March 29

BTAPC's current project is bringing the comedy The Foreigner by Larry Shue, to selected high school classes in the area. Plans are to provide scripts of the play for each student and teacher in the selected classes for study. More...

Kids -n- Kin program starting in Clarke County

What do single parents do with their children when they have to work and can't afford to pay for childcare? Often they turn to family members, grandparents or aunts and uncles to help take care of the children while mom or dad are away. More...

Voles becoming a problem

Many homeowners and gardeners have problems with gnawing and chewing on roots and at the base of trees shrubs and garden seedlings. While I can't be 100 percent positive, it sure sounds like you may have a "vole" problem. More...

Reid, Prater plan April 26 wedding

Allen and Debra Reid of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Angela Nicole Reid of Mobile to Jason Steele Prater of Mobile, son of Dr. Jim Prater and Dr. Joyce Steele of Tuscaloosa. More...

Daughter born to Adam and Stephanie Emrich

Adam and Stephanie Emrich of Fairhope announce the birth of a daughter, Jane Addison Emrich, born at 6:02 p.m., Feb. 19, 2008, at Thomas Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. More...

Jewelry sale set for April

Southwest Alabama Medical Center Auxiliary held its monthly meeting March 4 at the Hill House. Auxiliary will sponsor a masquerade jewelry sale ($5 sale) April 28 and 29, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Thomasville Lions review their history

At its regular meeting on March 4, Thomasville Lions heard a program about the history of Lionism in Thomasville. More...

Doing good deeds

Cub Scouts, from left, Jordan Dozier, Sam Tyler and Adam Scott recently handed out cups of water to runners during the Rambling Rose Festival More...

Lisa Sims named Chief Operations Officer at hosptial

Lisa Sims has been named Chief Operating Officer for Southwest Alabama Medical Center. Sims will be handling many of the day to day operations of the hospital. "I have served as the Chief Nursing Officer for six and a half years," Sims said. More...

Photo contest coming

Amateur photographers are preparing for the third annual photography contest and exhibition to be held in Grove Hill April 25 and 26 at the Clarke County Museum. More...