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May 20, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Job fair organizers seek more participants

A job fair for area students has been moved back to mid-June, the date will be announced in a later issue of The Thomasville Times. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

How much does safety cost?

We’ve seen reports that the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has already cost BP about $450 million and counting. We wonder, would it have cost that much to put more measures in place to prevent the oil well blowout in the first place? More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Another baby story?

Those of you who have read my columns over the past year know that I fall victim to the “Proud Papa Syndrome” at times. Thanks to the Internet, now friends and family far away can also be subjected to my PPS. More...

Passing the buck on budgets

When compared to the other three years of the quadrennium the 2010 Legislative Session should be considered a success. First of all, anytime the legislature passes the budgets on time it should be considered an accomplishment. More...

School

School News

The graduation moment

They say that for every senior there is a moment when they realized in full clarity that they are no longer in high school, they realize that their future is in their own hands and that good or bad there is a world outside the walls of THS. More...

Class of 2010 Top Ten

Front row (R to L): Valedictorian, La'Corsha Clarke and Salutatorian, Kierra Westbrook. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Philip Lloyd J. Champion, to Casey Nicole McClure; Anthony Hugh Stallworth Jr., to Letrice Diane Hixon; Joshua Kaylan Smith, to Taylor Ann Strassner; Randall B. Etheredge, to Kimberly S. More...

Property deeds listed

Dated May 6-12 Michael E. Ledkins, to Cosandra D. Johnson. James E. Wilson, to Geary G. Williams. Properties, LLC, to Alabama Department of Transportation. Richard D. Postma, to Alabama Department of Transportation. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of May 11-18 include: Angela Jean Courtney, 45, domestic violence second degree, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Hubert to run for House seat again

By Arthur McLean Editor A Jackson pharmacist, Ozelle Hubert, is trying to gain access to the District 65 election ballot as an independent candidate. More...

Democrats crowd ballot in Marengo and Wilcox

Less than two weeks remain before the June 1 primaries in Alabama, and the local ballots have filled up with candidates in area counties. Wilcox County In Wilcox County, no Republican candidates are listed. More...

Crabtree is VFW teacher of the year

Thomasville High School’s Physical Science teacher Diana Crabtree received a special honor Monday when she was presented with the VFW Teacher of the Year award from the Thomasville Post 5106. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Entertainers Entertainers are needed to perform at Depot Day in Pine Hill Oct. 23. If interested call 334-963-4351. You can also show off your talent May 22, June 26, July 24, August 28, or September 25 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at The Depot. More...

People

Opine-Tallahatta singing

The Opine-Tallahatta Springs VFD recently purchased new personal protection equipment for thirty fire fighters through a combination of funding which included a USDA Grant, money from fundraising activities and various other financial support and sh More...

Mady by Me ribbon cutting

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce welcomed Mady By Me personalized art and pottery studio in downtown Thomasville Monday. More...

Corgill, Ingram to wed June 26

Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Paul Corgill, Sr. of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Ann Marie Corgill, to Robert Lanier Ingram, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lanier Ingram, Sr. of Bashi. More...

Sports

Landrum picks Auburn

In football-crazy Alabama, just making a verbal commitment to a school becomes newsworthy if it’s Alabama or Auburn. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Another Lion success

The Thomasville Lion’s Club added yet another successful Mack Outlaw Lion’s Club East – West All-star baseball game to their list of accomplishments this past Saturday, May 15. More...

THS Tigers run over Northridge Jaguars 38-0

The Thomasville Tigers ended their 2010 spring football practice on a positive note this past Friday, May 14, when they traveled to just on the other side of Tuscaloosa and handed the 6A Northridge High School Jaguars a convincing 38 – 0 loss. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Bigham

Mary Marie Morgan Bigham, 74, of Northport died April 24, 2010 at DCH Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Bigham was born March 17, 1936 in Fayette county. She was a retired state employee. More...

Bunch

Nora Bernice Grigg Bunch, 90, of Thomasville died Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born February 24, 1920 in Kingston, AR. She was a homemaker and a member of Thomasville Baptist Church. More...

Dethloff

Effie Mabel “Mickey” Kelley Dethloff, 83, died Tuesday, May 4, 2010 in Duluth, Ga. Mabel was born on August 9, 1926 in Thomasville. She worked as an executive secretary for Bell Weather Exploration Company in Houston, TX. More...