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November 4, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Charges upgraded to murder

The District Attorney in Wilcox County has upgraded the charges against William E. Williams Jr., 63, and David L. Williams, 31, of Lower Peach Tree. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Pick up those signs

One can only hope that our illustrious politicians and their eager campaign workers will be just a diligent about picking up all those campaign signs as the were about putting them out. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Tell your future?

There were a number of advantages to coming of age in Mobile. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Strange squirrel

Riley Jackson of Springfield, killed a curious looking animal last week. Riley claimed it was a squirrel, but it was white with a red streak down its back. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Anniversary St. James AME Church in Choctaw Bluff will celebrate its 99th anniversary on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 2:30 p.m. The Rev. Roderick Scott, pastor of True Vine Baptist Church in Dickinson, will be the guest speaker. More...

Spiritual Reflections

For those who believe, new life waits

This morning it is raining gently up on our hill overlooking the Coosa River. For the past few weeks we have watched the lush green about us turn to brown and gold with a patch here and there of orange and red. More...

Sports

Cheering on the Tigers

Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day dressed up as a cheerleader during the Thomasville High School pep rally Friday afternoon. More...

Let’s talk a little football

There is nothing political on this Halloween Sunday night I can write that will convey any information about Tuesday’s election that most of you don’t already know, make the prospects for any candidate any clearer, or make the possibiliti More...

Tigers finish regular season unbeaten

The Thomasville Tigers traveled to H. G. Prim Stadium in Grove Hill this past Friday, October 29, and shutout the Clarke County Bulldogs 48 – 0. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

George

Beverly Ann George, 67, of Wichita, Kan. died Saturday, October 23, 2010. She was born on September 10, 1943 to Albert and Margaret Walston in Indianapolis, Ind. More...

Nix

Jennifer Lynn Nix, 41, a store clerk of Thomasville died Wednesday, October 27, 2010 in Mobile County. She was born February 17, 1969 in Thomasville. Graveside funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. More...

Williams

Lillie Jackson Williams, 105, of Chicago, Ill. died Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at her home. She was born January 13, 1905. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. More...

Scam letter shows up in T’ville

With the advent of the Internet, most scammers have taken to email to try to hook their victims. More...

UWA softballers adopt Norris

The University of West Alabama softball team added a player in the middle of the 2010 season that provided a spark for the squad. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Ceremony A Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, November 11th at the Pine Hill Cemetery. Please bring a lawn chair. Computer classes More...

People

Area election results

In Marengo County, Michael Thompson defeated Thomas E. Rodgers for the District 5 seat on the county commission, while Richard E. (Ben) Bates defeated Bobby Duke in the sheriff’s race. More...

Swapping Recipes & Sharing Memories

She’s now a cozy quilter

The first time Dora Agee Thomas “quilted”, she was five or six years old. “I was at a quilting bee with ‘Mammy’, “ she said. More...

Cribb, Roberts to exchange vows Nov. 6

Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Cribb of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Tiffany Marie Cribb to John Bruce Roberts, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Erwin Roberts and Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Wayne Davis all of Citronelle. More...

School

Bomb scare at MHS

A bomb threat was called in to Marengo High School in Dixons Mills Monday morning. The school was evacuated and a search of the buildings by law enforcement turned up no explosives. More...

School News

Softball team selected

This week was a great week at Thomasville High School. Our Tigers came to school on Monday, satisfied with the win they brought home Friday night. The Tigers have completed the regular season undefeated and very happy with that record. More...

SWHS announces honor roll

Sweet Water High School announces the honor roll for the first nine weeks as follows: First grade More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Gordon Kirby Marks and Jessica Lynn Mitchell; Kevin Blake Brunson and Angela R. Slayton. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Dated Oct. 20-27 Mittie Lou McCaskill, to Stevie Jones. Fannie Mae, to Frank Nickalaus Waddill. Vertice Burroughs, to Maverick Burroughs. Estate of John N. Waddill, to Christina Caroline Waddill. Megan B. Agee, to Megan B. Agee. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Oct. 19-26 include: Joseph Deline Taite, 21, theft of property first degree, $15,000 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...


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