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March 18, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

“Dr. Len” Larrimore passes at 71

Lennox Wilson Larrimore was born October 1, 1938, in Toulemanville, Ala. He grew up in Dickinson, Ala. when it was a thriving sawmill center of Clarke County. More...

Drug bust in Pine Hill

On March 04, 2010, The Pine Hill Police Department in a year and a half long joint investigation with ABC drug agents with the ABC Board executed three search warrants in the Pine Hill police jurisdiction. More...

Special Sections

People

Campbell’s gobbler

Hunter Campbell, age 14, harvested this gobbler on March 14 in Gastonburg, while hunting with his dad Ronnie Campbell. The big bird, called up by Darren McGilberry, had a 10-1/4 inch beard and 1-1/16 inch spurs. More...

Leadership Clarke County

Members of the Leadership Clarke County Class of 2010 traveled to Montgomery March 9 for the state government class. Class members toured the Capitol and heard from gubernatorial candidates Artur Davis, Bill Johnson, James Potts, Ron Sparks and Dr. More...

Our town, Our flavors

L ast week we began featuring recipes from the women of the Thomasville Elementary School cafeteria. We continue this week with more recipes and telling you a little about Gachel Woodard, Sophia Brothers and Judy Jackson. Gachel Woodard More...

School

Where did all the time go?

It seems like only yesterday that I was in the library at Thomasville Elementary School curled up in a corner reading books that opened my eyes to worlds unknown to me. More...

Marengo Academy seniors

Pictured above is the senior class of Marengo Academy at the recent 2010 annual senior prom. More...

Classes of 71-83 reunion

THS classes of 1971-83 will hold a class reunion at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 17 at the American Legion Hall. All interested former classmates, students and educators are asked to remit to Class Reunion 1983, P.O. Box 1246, Thomasville AL 36784. More...

For The Record

RECORDS

Marriage license applications Jonathan Wayne Williams, to Courtney Lynn Kirk; Rodney Dave Ward, to Melesia Cherea Taylor. Marriage license applications are just that - applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Bradford

Johnny Cooper Bradford, 67, of Jackson, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at Jackson Medical Center. Mr. Bradford was born August 27, 1942. More...

Hayes

Arland Clemon Hayes, 84, of Lasca, Ala., died Friday, March 12, 2010, at Southwest Alabama Medical Center in Thomasville. Mr. Hayes was a retired teamster. More...

Maness

Willard David Maness, 80, of Sunny South, died Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at his home. Mr. Maness was born Feb. 26, 1913 in Choctaw County. He was retired from the Alabama Department of Transportation and was a member of Sunny South Baptist Church. More...

Group has hopes for Christian school

Aaron Carpenter, pastor of Central Baptist Church in Dixons Mills, believes in having a Christian emphasis in his children’s education. More...

Group to start youth employment program

A local task force just formed last week with a very ambitious goal. It’s plan is to have every teen in Clarke County employed for the summer. More...

Newberry improving

Jake Newberry is still sedated, but he is improving at a Mobile hospital after suffering a head injury two weeks ago. His parents placed a note of thanks in this week’s newspaper and said they have been overwhelmed by the community support. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of March 9-16 include: Corrie Beckham Hunnicutt, 29, holding for investigation, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Editorials

Still big plans for T’ville

OUR VIEW

What goal does every NFLcoach have at the beginning of every season? If you ask, he'll probably say to make it to the Super Bowl. Let's put it another way. More...

Cartoon

Full Story

Lost in Livingston

Wow! Did you read in the paper where this young—very young— lady crossed the Atlantic Ocean in a rowboat? By herself? Without an escort ship, or Coast Guard airplane, or anything? Man! More...

Religion

Love God, love your fellowman

In Africa Peggy and I called ourselves “Disciples of Christ” because the meaning of the name “Christian” has been polluted by the world. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Women’s conference More...

Generation to Generation Walk For Life meeting set April 6

Alpha Pregnanacy Testing Center, Sav-ALife, Inc., is planning its 2010 Walk for Life, which will be held May 15 in Grove Hill. This year’s theme is Generaton to Generation. More...

Sports

The great showman

In the early part of the 20th Century the ballparks built to house Major League and most minor league baseball teams were all built in close proximity of the inner city neighborhoods. More...

Thomasville rally downs Washington County

The Thomasville High School Varsity Tiger baseball team came from behind to defeat the Washington County Bulldogs 11 – 9 in a 10 inning thriller played in Chatom this past Saturday, March 13. More...

Thomasville JV downs Jackson 10-5

The Thomasville High School Junior Varsity Tigers kept their 2010 season mark perfect last week as they defeated the Jackson High School Junior Varsity 10 – 5 in a game played in Thomasville on Friday, March 12. More...