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September 30, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

T’ville man charged with arson

An arrest has been made in connection with a Sunday morning fire. About 7 a.m. Monday morning, firefighters responded to a fire at the former home of the mother of city council member Charles Allen on Martin Luther King Street. More...

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Editorials

A little safety reminder

Here are some safe driving tips from the National Safety Council: Don't start the engine without securing each passenger in the car, including children and pets. Safety belts save thousands of lives each year! Lock all doors. More...

It’s a family trait

You know, each family had its very own distinct, unique identity. And it’s very familiar to hear a grandmother explaining the quirky behavior of a grandchild, “It’s the (fill in surname) in him-on the other side.” More...

The education lottery

At the Flora-Bama Lounge straddled across the Alabama-Florida line on the Gulf of Mexico patrons can walk about twenty steps from the Alabama border and purchase a Florida lottery ticket, helping pay for the education of Sunshine State children. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Choir anniversry program More...

Spiritual Reflections

Make every day count

Iconfess I watch about three hours of TV a day. I don’t know where that puts me as far as the national average, but I do know that some days three hours is way too much, because most of what is on TV isn’t worth watching. More...

Submit to God

God has one Son without sin, but He has no sons without suffering. Suffering oftentimes brings out talents which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant. John Bunyan was incarcerated in Bedford Jail. More...

Sports

THS runs over Demopolis

The Thomasville Tigers came from behind twice in route to a 41 -17 win over the visiting Demopolis Tigers this past Friday, September 24. Playing before a near capacity crowd at D. F. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

UWA hoping to best 2009 season record

After stops in Tuscaloosa and Mobile on back to back Saturdays, next up on my 2010 college football road trips was a visit to Livingston, Alabama this past Thursday, September 23, where I took in the Gulf South Conference clash between the visiting U More...

Sweeet Water loses to 3A power Handley

The Sweet Water Bulldogs saw their season mark fall to 3 – 2 this past Friday, September 24, when the 3A Handley Tigers handed them a 41 – 27 loss before the large crowd gathered at Nolan Atkins Stadium. More...

Ghost Walk coming to town Oct. 23

With the weather finally cooling off, thoughts naturally turn to things like trick or treating and Thanksgiving feasts. More...

THS homecoming court

The girls of Thomasville High School’s homecoming court at “twin day.” Front row (from left): Soph. Allie Pope, Fr. Olivia Pugh, Soph. Ileshia Holt. Back row (from left): Jr. More...

Calendar

Calendar

Bedwell reunion The Bedwell reunion will be held Saturday, October 9 at W. V. Bedwell’s home in Sandflat on County Road 9. Come bring a covered dish and a lawn chair and enjoy the day. For more information call W. V. More...

People

Fund set up

Fire destroyed the home of Brandon and Jessica Baker on September 13 at 1:00 a.m. Jessica happened to wake up to discover half the house was on fire. More...

Thomasville Print Shop

The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce welcomed the opening of the Thomasville Print Shop with a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday afternoon. Thomasville Print Shop is located between Hwy. More...

T’ville Water project moving along

The Thomasville City Council approved sending out requests for proposals for the design phase of what Mayor Sheldon Day called “the EPA portion” of the city’s water project. More...

School

A. L. Martin High School classes of ‘61-‘64 holds reunion

The third bi-annual class reunion of A. L. Martin High School convened at the Historic Champion House in downtown Thomasville on, July 2nd, 3rd and 4th for the classes of 1961, 1962, 1963 and 1964. More...

School News

Give the Devils a ‘Sole’

This week was homecoming week. Homecoming week is always filled with fun times, great memories, and weird clothes. Dress out days are always a big deal during homecoming week. Monday was College Sports Day. More...

SWHS announces homecoming court

The Sweet Water High School 2010-2011 homecoming court pictured are: front row (L-R) - Logan Clayton, junior maid; Emily Stokley, junior maid; JoAnna Newsom, senior maid; Ashley Curtis, senior maid an More...

For The Record

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Sept. More...


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