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April 22, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Hospital looking at foreign investment?

Recently, a rumor began circulating in Thomasville that the town’s hospital, Southwest Alabama Medical Center would be purchased by a group of Chinese investors. More...

City Cleanup continues

Dumpsters are available for one more week for Thomasville’s city cleanup. The dumpsters are located at Gates Drive Park, McFadden Park and on Davis Avenue between the railroad tracks and East Front Street. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Cooperstown comes to Mobile

This past Wednesday, April 14, I had the distinct pleasure of accompanying Richard McCurdy, Ben McCurdy and Matt “Red” Nall on a road trip to see the Mobile BayBears’ home opener against the Birmingham Barons. More...

Tigers sweep first round

The Thomasville High School Tiger varsity baseball team took two games from the visiting Southside High School Panthers this past Friday, April 16, in the first round of the AHSAA 4A State Playoffs. More...

Bulldogs sweep Maplesville

The Sweet Water High School Bulldogs advanced to the second round of the Class 1A baseball playoffs as they swept Maplesville 16-2 and 4-0 at home last Friday. More...

Tide sports figures coming to T’ville

After reopening earlier this year, the Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Alabama is planning its first major fundraiser. More...

Relay moves downtown

In 2010, 215 towns in Alabama welcome y’all to their downtown. More...

Agee believed in hard work

Pine Hill lost one of its long-time businessmen last week when Gilmer Agee died. Agee and his family have owned and operated Alabama Wholesale Company Inc. in Pine Hill since 1954. More...

Calendar

TES kindergarten registration

Thomasville Elementary School’s Kindergarten Preregistration for the 2010- 2011 school year will be held Friday, April 23, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. More...

Poet Laureate of Alabama coming

A Celebration of Poetry will be held at the Kathryn Tucker Windham Museum & Library at Alabama Southern Community College with Poet Laureate of Alabama Sue Brannan Walker, along with Vernon Fowlkes, Jr., Celia Lewis and the 2010 Anthology of Poems W More...

Summer Boys and Girls Club program

The Boys and Girls Club of Southwest Alabama is offering a summer program, which will include: arts program, Smart Moves, recreation, life skills, computer skills, game room and field trips. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Agee

Lawrence Gilmer Agee, 95, of Pine Hill, died Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at his home. Mr. Agee, a native of Arlington, was a member of Pine Hill United Methodist Church. More...

Everette

Mrs. Ethel Goldman Everette, 91, of Leroy, died April 17, 2010. Mrs. Everette, was a native of Bigbee. She was a faithful member at FBC, Leroy, and the Friendship Sunday Scholl Class. Mrs. Everette worked at Clarke Mills in Jackson. More...

Martin

John Henry “Dick” Martin, 94, of Sweet Water, died Thursday, April 8 at his home. He was born March 17, 1916 in Dixons Mills. He was a retired cattle farmer and a member of Central Baptist Church in Dixons Mills. More...