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September 11, 2008 RSS feed / People

Fall is the season for foodborne illnesses

Extension News

The changing season brings about many activities involving food. Church reunions and tailgating are especially risky because many times there are large amounts of food and it is difficult to maintain proper temperatures during these events. More...

Free prostate cancer screenings available

One in every six men will get prostate cancer some time in his life. The death rate from prostate cancer for African American men in Alabama is higher than in any other state. Late stage identification is a factor in many of these deaths. More...

Billy Joe Royal coming to Thomasville

The Thomasville Diamond Club will be bringing Billy Joe Royal to the Thomasville Civic Center for one night only on Oct. 25. More...

Big rattler

PHOTO SUBMITTED THS principal Kyle Ferguson says to watch your step. He killed this rattlesnake Sunday just north of town, the second one he's killed this week. More...

Relay for Life kickoff meeting to be Sept. 16

The 2009 Relay for Life kickoff meeting will be held September 16th at Gaston's Grill. The meeting starts at 6 PM. "I am excited about some of the new things planned for this relay season," said coordinator Karen Bradford. More...

THS QB Club meeting

The Thomasville High School Quarterback Club will hold an organizational meeting at 7 p.m. in the THS library Tuesday, Sept. 16. Meetings will continue on Tuessdays throughout the football season. All members are encouraged to attend. More...

Thompsons announce birth of a son

Randy and Laura Ashley Thompson of Pine Hill announce the birth of a son, Carter Aidan Thompson, born at 5:53 p.m., Friday, July 25, 2008, at Mobile Infirmary in Mobile. He weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20-1/2 inches long. More...

Wedding article guidelines

Wedding articles should be submitted within four weeks of the wedding to be published without charge along with a photo. Articles should be 500 words or less. More...

S.W. Alabama Medical Center Auxiliary begins new year

Southwest Alabama Medical Center Auxiliary held its first meeting for the 2008-2009 year at 10 a.m., Sept. 9, at The Hill House. Laurelle Stoudenmire and her husband Allen have returned home from their missionary work in Guatemala. More...

Historical society hears presentation

The Clarke County Historical Society Meeting met Sunday, August 31, 2008 at Grove Hill Town Hall. The guest speaker was Ken McGhee, curator and re-enactor for Magee Farm located 13 miles from Mobile in the community of Kushla. More...