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November 27, 2008 RSS feed / People

TPD chief Hicks back home

Thomasville Police Chief Billy Hicks returned home to Thomasville Friday. Hicks was seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident on AL Hwy. 5 on Oct. 4. It was originally thought Hicks would be paralyzed from the injuries he sustained. More...

Powells announce birth of son

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Powell (nee Rachel Garrick) of Thomasville announce the birth of a son, John Allen Powell, born at 8:57 a.m., Sept. 12, 2008, at Springhill Medical Center. He weighed 9 pounds, 10 ounces and measured 21-1/2 inches. More...

NAACP executive board to meet

The Clarke County NAACP executive board will meet at 6 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 30 at the NAACP office. All executive board members are asked to please be present. More...

Robinson joins WMBV team

Donna Robinson of Butler was recently hired to the newly created position of public relations associate / reporter for WMBV radio station 91.9 FM in Dixons Mills. 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...

Library logo contest

The Thomasville Library Foundation needs your help in designing the foundation's logo. Foundation members would like to use a design created locally, and will feature this logo in foundation literature and displays. More...

Commission approves gas station

The Clarke County Commission Tuesday approved the creation of a central fueling station for county vehicles despite opposition from the senior commissioner. More...

State unemployment lowest in south

The monthly unemployment report released this week shows Alabama's jobless rate is the lowest among neighboring southern states. Alabama's unemployment rate for October is 5. More...

Old St. Stephens historical dig scheduled for Dec. 6

Persons interested in Alabama history and archaeology have an opportunity to assist in the excavation of the slave quarters at a historic former hotel building in old St. Stephens on Saturday, Dec. 6, from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. More...

IP Pine Hill mill hosts breast cancer awareness luncheon

The Wellness Committee at International Paper's Pine Hill mill hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness luncheon Oct. 24 in the training center auditorium. More...

Worthwhile Club holds November meeting

The Worthwhile Club held its November meeting in the nutrition dining room at the senior citizens center. The hostesses for the meeting were Dorine Hawk, Maggie Smith and Laurelle Stoudenmire. More...

Sunny South United plans Christmas honor/memory lights

Sunny South United plans to offer for Christmas 2008 and Easter 2009 the lease of individual solar lights. More...

Reception welcomes new doctors to town

Dr. Linda Davenport (left) talks to Donald Reed (center) and Charlie Dixon (right) at a reception at the Thomasville Civic Center welcoming her to town recently. More...

Pine Hill Firefighter of the Year

Pine Hill council member Joe Hicks Jr. presents Koss Green Jr. with the Pine Hill Volunteer Firefighter of the year award at a recent council meeting. More...