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May 14, 2009 RSS feed / People

Boykins celebrate golden anniversary

Overseer Robert Ray Boykins and Mother Lillie Ann Boykins celebrated 50 years of marriage on May 2. More...

Workday slated for Ernest Williams home

As a result of a story run in a Choctaw County newspaper, and the responses to it, a workday has been set for 8 a.m., Saturday, May 16 at the home of Ernest Williams on Highway 69, just south of Coffeeville. More...

McCorquodale opens for Ashton Shepherd

Chaney Scott McCorquodale of Mobile (formerly of Jackson) recently competed in the Jackson Relay for Life Talent Show. She won the 3-10 age division and the honor of opening the Ashton Shepherd concert later that night. More...

DARE Donation

Thomasville Lions Club president Randy Nalley presents DARE officer John Thornton with a $500 donation from the Thomasville Lion's Club to the DARE program. More...

Trey's ribbon cutting

PHOTO BY TONYA JOYCE The Southwest Alabama Chamber welcomed the opening of Trey's Sports Grill in Thomasville with an official ribbon-cutting, attended by members of the business community. More...

Being a packrat sometimes has its rewards

Cookin' at Gunpoint

Finally! We finally got Mother moved last weekend from Mobile back to her homeplace in Century, Fla. We've spent a couple of months getting the house ready for her to come home and making room for her to bring a U-Haul truck load of stuff. More...

Drinkard, Woddail plans set

Jerry and Brenda Drinkard of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Abbie Brook to Chad Hill Woddail, son of Chip Woddail of Mobile and Laura Woddail of Daphne. More...

Auxiliary awards service pins

Southwest Alabama Medical Center Auxiliary held its May 5 meeting at The Hill House. Jo Wood, Mary Frances Murray and Rachel Ingram provided delicious refreshments. More...

Library kicks off summer events

Thomasville Public Library is sponsoring four free community events in June. these programs are planned for children ages 4- 12, in the summer library program, but all ages will enjoy them and are welcome to attend. More...

Collecting flags for retirement ceremony

A retirement ceremony for worn and damaged United States flags will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 13 at Thomasville VFW Post's Flag Day celebration. More...


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