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December 9, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Former County Commissioner Bobby Bishop dies at 74

Bobby Bishop, who served two decades on the Clarke County Commission, died Wednesday morning at his home in Thomasville. He had not been in good health for some time. He was 74. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Our hometown champs

Well done Thomasville Tigers and Sweet Water Bulldogs! Thomasville, playing in what is arguably the toughest region in 4A football, brought home a state championship and a perfect record last Friday. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A Republican tidal wave

Now that the dust has settled on the November 2nd General Election and we have had four weeks to let the results permeate, my perceptions and conclusions remain the same. The Republican tidal wave that engulfed Alabama was more like a tsunami. More...

Religion

Stoudenmires named Alabama Baptist Volunteers of the Year

Laurelle Stoudenmire was afraid. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Christmas Cantada Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church will present its Christmas Cantada, “The Heart of Christmas,” Sunday, December 12th at 6:00 p.m. Church anniversary More...

Spiritual Reflections

Reason for the season

It’s Tuesday, December 7, 2010 and I want to warn you about Christmas and the holidays. More...

Sports

Photos

Above: Deshler's Zachary Sullivan tries to run away from a wall of Thomasville defenders. More...

15-0!

Tigers end perfect season with state championship

The Thomasville Tigers completed their run at a 2010 State Football Championship this past Friday, December 3, when they defeated the Deshler Tigers 59 – 34 in the AHSAA Super-Six 4A State Championship game being played at Jordan – Hare More...

Sweet Water wins ninth state championship

The Sweet Water Bulldogs laid claim to their ninth overall 1A State Football Championship and their fifth in the last seven years this past Thursday, December 2, when they shutout the R. A. More...

Sweet Water wins ninth 1A state championship

Sweet Water’s football players, coaches, cheerleaders and administrators celebrate the team’s class 1A state championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn Dec. 2. More...

Downtown stroll is Friday, ballet Saturday

Downtown Thomasville will come alive as the Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce puts on the Downtown Christmas stroll this Friday, Dec. 10, from 3p.m. to 9 p.m. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Christmas dinner The Daughters of God are sponsoring their 10th Year Anniversary Senior Citizen Christmas Dinner at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, December 12th at Pine Hill City Hall. All senior citizens are invited. More...

People

Community band performs

The Thomasville community band performed a free Christmas concert Sunday afternoon at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

CCERA donates can goods to the Salvation Army

The Clarke County Education Retirees Association continued their statewide community project of collecting canned goods at each local meeting. More...

Photo

Left: The Thomasville Christmas parade rolled through the streets of downtown Thomasville Saturday morning. More...

School

Local schools and nonprofits receive $35,000 in IP grants

In 2010, the International Paper Company Foundation and Pine Hill Mill awarded $35,000 in grants to local schools and nonprofit agencies to fund various education and literacy programs. More...

SWHS School News

Excitement at SWHS

There was a lot of excitement at Sweet Water High School last week. It all started when the football team started getting ready for the Championship at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn. More...

THS School News

So proud to be a Tiger!

Thomasville, how much prouder could you get? We are state champions! Friday, December 3rd, was one of the most exciting days. Our Thomasville Tiger Football Team competed in the Super Six State Championship against Deshler High School and won! More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Matthew Alexander Freeman and Robin Ann Davis. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Dated Nov. 24-01 Minnie Lou Ford Mixon, to Alabama Department of Transportation. Sandy Bottoms Land, LLC, to Jonas Lyborg. Jerald R. Boteler Revocable Trust, to The Margaret T. Boteler Marital Trust. Philip C. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Nov. 30- Dec. 7 include: Janina M. Rankin, 38, negotiating a worthless negotiable instrument, $750 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Andrews

Maynard Ray Andrews, 87, of Thomasville died Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at Mobile Infirmary. He was born August 7, 1923 in Greenwood. Mr. Andrews was a retired paper mill worker. More...

Barren

Lelia Virginia Barren of Mobile died Friday, November 26, 2010. She was born December 3, 1938. She was a faithful member of Pleasant View Missionary Baptist Church in Mobile. Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. More...

Bell

Lucille Imojean Bell, 76, of Saraland died Saturday, November 27, 2010 at Citronelle Convalescent Center. She was born June 1, 1934 in Magnolia. She retired from BE&K Construction Company after 25 years as a document control manager. More...


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