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January 20, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Finney sworn in

Mitch Finney, right, was sworn in as Clarke County’s new coroner Tuesday morning at the courthouse in Grove Hill. More...

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New gov. inherits problems

Our new governor, Dr. Robert Bentley, took office this week with the daunting task of solving a leftover budget crises staring him directly in the face. More...

A sea change in the south

Those of us who are over 50 years old have witnessed and been a part of one of the most profound and dramatic changes in American political history. More...

Religion

Girl Scouts deliver care packages

Girl Scout Troop #8471 was busy during the Christmas holidays preparing care packages for the elderly in the Thomasville area. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Guest speaker Liberty Baptist Church invites everyone to join them with Dr. Fred Wolfe Monday and Tuesday January 24-25 at 6:30 p.m. Nursery will be provided. Singing More...

Do we live in perilous times?

Spiritual Reflections

I usually know what to write here, but sometimes I don’t have a clue. This morning call me “Clueless on the Coosa.” Having no clue, I will turn to God’s devotional book and do a little Scriptural plagiarism. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Telisa Ann Gates and Charlie Ray Jay Jr.; Ethan James Parden and Ester Kim Katryn Mathis. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Dated Jan. 6-12 Mableine R. Lee, to Mikey Lavelle Roberts. Rosie Turner Ott, to James Ladell Ott. Lulleen Hare LaFlore, to William Christopher Hare. Estate of Edward C. Hill, to Kelly H. Hill Creel. Jean Weatherly, to Robert Thomas. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

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

Obituaries - Free Access

McCulley

Louise Allday McCulley, 91, of Saraland died January 8, 2011. She was born March 28, 1919 in Washington County. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 14, 2011 at Radney Funeral Home in Saraland. More...

Stephens

Ruby Clyde Stephens, 92, a retired grocery store clerk, of Thomasville died Monday, January 3, 2011 at Country Oaks Assisted Living Facility in Thomasville. She was born December 22, 1918 in Thomasville. She was a member of the Midway Baptist Church. More...

Woods

Brady Woods, Jr., 72, of Thomasville died Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Thomasville Nursing Home. He was born February 27, 1938. Visitation will be Saturday, January 22, 2011 at New Hope #1 Baptist Church in Thomasville from 9:00 a.m. More...

MLK Day

About 200 gathered at New Greater First Baptist Church in Thomasville Monday morning in observance of Martin Luther King's birthday. The service was preceded by a ceremonial march from Williams Temple Church. More...

Mardi Gras parade and ball planned for Thomasville

A grand old tradition in Mobile may be taking root in Thomasville. The Southwest Alabama Chamber of Commerce is planning the towns first ever Mardi Gras parade and ball. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Performance Two Rivers Arts Council will sponsor “A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline” at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, February 3rd at the Old School Theater in Demopolis. More...

People

TRCDC partners with extension

The Thomasville Revitalization and Community Development Corporation (TRCDC) and the Clarke County Extension Office have partnered to bring residents better access to research based information from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. More...

Reward for stolen ATVs

Two Polaris Ranger ATVs were stolen from a warehouse behind Thomasville Honda on Dec. 16. The ATVs belonged to customers and were being worked on at the dealership. One is camouflage and the other green, said Clarke County Sheriff Ray Norris. More...

Lions’ flag program

The Thomasville Lions Club put out American Flags around our city on 9 More...

School

Beauty review is Jan. 29

THS School News

This week was the third short week in a row since school started, and the last short week for a while to come. We were out Monday in reverence of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. More...

RSVP makes donation

The Thomasville Elementary School and Thomasville Public Library received books from RSVP in honor of MLK Day. More...

Scholarships are available

The March 1, 2011 deadline for scholarships offered by the Bryan Whitfield Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is quickly approaching. More...

Sports

The pros come back to Thomasville

Taking Names and Keeping Score

This past Saturday, as many of you know, Thomasville played host to its twenty second annual Winter Baseball Clinic. More...

Tip411 program offers way to catch offenders

With the evolving way people communicate, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources hopes to capitalize on the new technology to expand its ability to crack down on those who violate game and fish laws in the state. More...

Lynn’s 12-point

Marvin Lynn of Nicholsville killed a 150 lb., 12- point buck Tuesday, January 11th while hunting in Nicholsville. More...


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