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June 18, 2009 RSS feed / Editorials

Giving free advice

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

June 17, 1959 It never has been quite clear to me why so many people seek the advice from the editors of weekly newspapers. More...

Fulton Police chief says thanks

Dear Editor: We would like to say thank you to the community for all the prayers, phone calls, visits, food and acts of kindness you have shown us since Larry's accident. Please keep us in your prayers as he recovers. More...

Clear up stimulus confusion


Ask someone in government about the stimulus money and how it's being handled in Alabama. Go ahead, we'll wait. Get an answer? Get three different answers? Get a lot of shrugging of shoulders? We wouldn't be surprised. More...

Is it 1979 all over again?

From the Editor's Desk

So America is in the midst of a deep recession, there's riots and possible revolution in the air in Iran, a Democrat is in the white house, Chrysler is in deep trouble and Muslims are killing Americans in Iraq. Is this 2009 or 1979? More...

Justice still for sale in Alabama

The U. S. Supreme Court, by a narrow 5- 4 vote, has handed down a decision which could eventually remove the "Justice for Sale" signs that welcome people to Alabama at every border crossing. More...


The Thomasville Times is happy to publish news items for the public. Anything brought to the paper should be accompanied by the name of a contact person and phone number, preferably written on the submission itself. More...


Do you agree or disagree with efforts to remove flags related to the Confederacy (battle flag or national flag) from public properties?