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October 21, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Pine Hill puts on Depot Day Saturday

Pine Hill will hold Depot Day Saturday at the Pine Hill Municipal Complex on Oak Grove Street in Pine Hill. Prior to the event, there will be a dedication of the new Pine Hill Community Park on Broad Street in front of city hall at 8 a.m. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Easy to have fun Saturday

Don’t forget about the Ghost Walk events going on Saturday in downtown Thomasville. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

About that calendar...

Remember all the hubbub about the world coming to an end in 2012 because the Mayan Calendar stops there? More...

Dr. Bentley’s AEA problem

Political reporter George Talbot’s reporting in The Mobile Press- Register this past Sunday has created a significant buzz in a governor’s race that has seemed as deathly quite as a funeral march. More...

School

School News

Support our Tigers!

This week was one of the most anticipated weeks as a Thomasville Tiger. Everyone is ready to watch the Tigers play their best tomorrow night as they take on the Jackson Aggies. This game has been anxiously awaiting all Thomasville Tiger fans. More...

Lions Club sponsors peace poster contest

Students from Thomasville Middle School have taken the first step to becoming an internationally recognized artist by winning a local competition sponsored by the Thomasville Lions Club. More...

MHS announces homecoming court

Marengo High School announced thier homecoming court at last Friday night’s game. More...

Sports

Tigers roll past Neal 56-7

The Thomasville Tigers jumped out to a 35 – 0 first quarter lead on their way to a 56 – 7 road win over the W. S. Neal Blue Eagles this past Friday, October 15. More...

Sweet Water wins 50-0

The Sweet Water Bulldogs went on the road this past Friday, October 15, and shutout the Fruitdale Pirates 50 – 0 in a region match-up for both teams. With the win the Bulldogs improved to 6 – 2 overall and 6 – 0 in region play. More...

Taking Names and Keeping Score

Jackson sees playing time in Samford

After a weekend off, my personal college football caravan got back in gear this past Saturday, October 16, when I made a trip to Birmingham and my alma mater, Samford University. More...

Sweet Water woman found dead in river

The investigation into the death of Paula Winters of Sweet Water is ongoing, but authorities have already made one arrest. More...

Lakeside announces its hiring process

Saying Lakeside needs employees to take an attitude of ownership with their jobs and the company that could one day employ them, Lakeside Steel Alabama Vice President Chris Roik addressed about 200 people Thursday night on the process the company wi More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Meeting VFW Post 5106 and its Ladies Auxiliary will meet Monday, October 25th. The Ladies Auxiliary meeting will be at 1:30 p.m. and the men’s meeting at 7:00 p.m. All members are invited to attend the meeting. Fall food festival More...

People

T’ville man drowns in river

A 25-year-old Thomasville man who worked in Grove Hill drowned Saturday afternoon after he fell into the water near the spillway at the Claiborne Lock and Dam on the Alabama River while casting a net for bait fish, officials said. More...

Voter registration deadline is Friday

The Clarke County Board of Registrars issued a reminder this week that the deadline to register to vote is the General Election of November 2 is Friday, October 22. Office hours at the Registrar’s Office is from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. More...

Lower Peach Tree man dies 11 months after beatings

Ryan Parker, who was badly beaten last year in Lower Peach Tree, died Friday in Mobile Infirmary. A father and son were charged with attempted murder in the beating of Parker in the Lower Peach Tree area Nov. 13, 2009. More...

Religion

Looking Back

T’ville inspires pastor

October 21, 1976 In December of 1939, the Thomasville Methodist Church welcomed a new pastor, Rev. T. W. Eddins. He was so favorably impressed with the friendliness and unity of the people he wrote an article for the Jan. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Church anniversary New Union Missionary Baptist Church will hold its 36th Church Anniversary Sunday, November 7th at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Derek Powell of Good Hope Baptist Church in Salitpa will be the guest speaker. Everyone is invited. More...

Spiritual Reflections

Do you have any pet peeves?

Ihave a number of “Pet Peeves,” You know, things that other people do, that really tick me off. Of course these are things that I would never do myself. High on my pet peeve list is the person who fails to keep appointments. More...

For The Record

RECORDS

Marriage license applications D.J. Tyler Martin and Christie Samantha Dorman, Samarjai Deontae Kelley and Casandra R. More...

TPD report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week period ending October 17: Charlotte J. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Oct. 12-19 include: Christopher Alonzo James, 22, theft of property second degree, probation violation, $15,000 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Dixon

Terrence Lafayette Dixon, 79, of Brewton died Monday, October 11, 2010 in Pensacola, Fla. He was a native of Dixons Mills and former resident of Jackson. Mr. More...

Dortch

Kirksey “Buddy” Dortch, Jr., 84, of Birmingham went home to be with his Lord and Savior October 15, 2010. More...

Fallon

Michael Eugene Fallon, 34, of Fultondale died Wednesday, September 29, 2010. More...