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April 16, 2009 RSS feed / People

Morgan, Tucker plan May wedding in Gulf Shores

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip E. Morgan of Thomaston announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ashley Nicole Morgan to Jonathan Matthew Tucker, son of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Tucker of Sweet Water. More...

Vice is guest speaker

Linda Vice, director of Southwest Alabama Tourism (pictured seated above) was the guest speaker at the March 19 meeting of the Research Club held at The Thomasville Civic Center. Ms. More...

Wetherbee speaks in T'ville

The Worthwhile Club members along with local citizens heard Allison Wetherbee speak on ASCCA (Alabama's Special Camp for Children and Adults) and her life story in the Pete Stafford Room at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

Thompsons announce birth of a daughter

David and Jennifer Thompson of Thomasville announce the birth of a daughter, Insley Brooke Thompson, born at 1:42 p.m., Tuesday, March 24, 2009, at Bryan Whitfield Memorial Hospital in Demopolis. More...

Combating child abuse

Blue pinwheels are spinning merrily in the cool breezes in front of the Child Advocacy Center on Cobb Street in Grove Hill. The "Pinwheels for Prevention" are to promote April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Alabama. More...

Mr. Dixon goes to Washington

Thomasville's own Charlie Dixon helped represent Alabama at a national firefighters conference held in Washington D.C. this month. More...

DAR conference held

The Elizabeth Bradford Chapter, DAR, was represented at the 111th annual state conference by members Carrie Gordon, Susie Kennedy and Robbie Purser. More...

Future Chef Dani's recipe for fresh apple cake is moist and delicious

Cookin' at Gunpoint

Dani, the youngest of my four children, was always one to "doodle" and make artistic "squiggles" on her school notebooks. Whoever her boyfriend was at the time had his name drawn (not written) on everything. More...

Pearson-Criswell reunion

The 29th annual Pearson- Criswell reunion will be held Saturday, April 18, at the fellowship hall of Oak Grove Baptist Church near Pine Hill. All descendants of Napolean and Della Criswell Pearson are invited to attend. More...

Donates to Locks of Love

Anna Leigh Toth, daughter of Justin and Sandy Toth, recently had her hair cut and donated the long pony tails to Locks of Love. More...

Auxiliary April meeting held

Southwest Alabama Medical Center Auxiliary held its April 7 meeting at The Hill House. Diane Gatlin, director of Thomasville Nursing Home, shared with auxiliary members the new rules for volunteers in the nursing home. More...

Houston graduates from basic

Air National Guard Airman Tartianna M. Houston has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. More...

Leadership Clarke County graduates

PHOTO BY JIM COX The Leadership Clarke County Class 2009 held its graduation recently with a meal and program at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church. More...

Black Belt Treasures offering scholarly study of region's art

Black Belt Treasures and the Alabama Humanities Foundation announce "Alabama's Black Belt: Our Art and Literary Heritage", a series of three programs that will span a three month period and involve scholars and artists in the fields of folk pottery More...

Area churches combine to produce passion play

Production was a labor of love

The Lenten Season of the Christian year was highlighted by the labor of love that produced "His Passion and Death." The play was adapted and written by Rev. More...


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