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June 4, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

Chamber has slate of activities planned for July 3

If you head down to DF Anderson Field at Thomasville High School on July 3 expecting fireworks, you'll find yourself having to look in the opposite direction. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Click it or Ticket ongoing

OUR VIEW

The Thomasville Police Department in the midst of its participation in the Click it or Ticket program. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

I love porches

Porches seem to be disappearing across the south. It is not just a loss of a space; it is a loss of moments in time, moments not easily replaced. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Singing Mount Vernon Baptist Church youth will host a benefit singing at 6 p.m., Saturday, June 5. Featured singers will be Glory Road. The church is located on Highway 5, 3 miles from town. More...

Be tall where it counts

Spiritual Reflections

Iwant to talk to you about being short. I'm better qualified to talk about being old and fat, or bald or ugly, but I am not fond of those topics. I am also qualified on being short, though slightly over 6 ft in height. More...

Church camp fund-raiser

Courtney Overton and Brittany Strang have been working hard with many fundraisers to earn money to go to church camp. Wilma Day won $50 at one of their projects, held at the Dollar General Store. More...

Sports

Golf tourney hailed as a success

The second annual Thomasville Diamond Club Benefit Golf Tournament was held this past Saturday at Pineview Country Club. More...

Paying the price

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Throughout this past year, as I have watched numerous sporting events both on television and live, I have seen many athletes who possess most if not all of the skills and abilities they need to be outstanding in the particular sport in which they a More...

Baseball camp doubles 2008's attendence

This year's Thomasville Tiger Summer Baseball Camp was held over a three day span from Wednesday, May 27 to Friday, May 29. More...

Former Sheriff Day dead at 71

Former Clarke County Sheriff and long-time Thomasville resident Jack Day died at his home in Thomasville Sunday evening after a long battle with cancer. He was 71 years old. More...

Keahey wins State Senate race

Grove Hill attorney and Democratic state representative Marc Keahey defeated Range Republican Greg Albritton for the Senate District 22 seat in Tuesday's election. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

ASEA meeting The Grove Hill Chapter of the Alabama State Employees Association (ASEA) will meet at 5:15 p.m., June 4, at Alabama Southern Community College on Highway 43 in Thomasville. All members please attend. More...

People

T'ville native receives medal

Thomasville native, Beau Gunter, was presented a Lifesaving Medal and EMS provider of the year from the Tuscaloosa Fire & Rescue Service during the May 19 meeting of the Tuscaloosa City Council. More...

Historical society dedicates marker

The Historical Society met Sunday, May 31 at Old Lock One Park to unveil and dedicate a historical marker as the latest addition to the park. The meeting was held under the pavilion. More...

Photos

The Pine Hill Volunteer Fire Department would like to thank all the individuals and businesses who made its 2009 Open House a success. More...

School

College graduates announced

Lucy-Davis Rhonda Lucy-Davis of Dixons Mills graduated May 9 from the University of West Alabama in Livingston. She received a master's of science degree in continuing education counseling / psychology. She is the daughter of Aubrey Lucy Sr. More...

Flag retirement ceremony

Matthew Smith of Boy Scout Troop 76 is inviting the community to participate in his Eagle Scout project, a flag retirement ceremony, in support of and cooperation with VFW Post 5106 observance of Flag Day at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 13, at the pavilio More...

Gunn recognized by Duke TIP

The Duke University Talent Identification Program (Duke TIP) recently had its state recognition ceremony on the campus of the University of Alabama. More...

For The Record

OBITUARIES

Death notices Davis Eddie Lee Davis Sr., 64, died May 21, 2009 in Grove Hill. The funeral was held May 30, at Indian Ridge Baptist Church. Burial was in the church cemetery. Mr. More...

Marriage license applications

Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds

Dated May 21-27 Estate of Brenda K. McIntyre, to Joshua R. McIntyre. Jason Clark Hawk, to Ernest K. Roberts. Teresa Skinner, to Robert Dunagan. Sandy Bottoms LLC, to Richard Harrell. Merchants Bank, to DuBose Family Farm, LLC. More...