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August 11, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

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The Delta deception

I have been a loyal member of Delta SkyMiles for many years, even reached the Platinum Medallion Level once but it was bumped down a notch by the new Diamond Level a few months back. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Hospital employees deserve better

Would you work for weeks without pay? The employees of Southwest Alabama Medical Center have. Even though they have families to support, they have worked for almost three weeks now without pay. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Homecoming/ revival services More...

Spiritually Speaking

Loose your will to God, becoming a slave to Him

Sunday, Peggy and I joined Shoal Creek Baptist Church. We are excited about what God has for us there even thought we don’t yet know exactly what it is. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Larry Darnell Huff and Sylvia Lynn Robinson; Danny Ross Courington Jr. and Angela Hinson. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Dated July 28-Aug. 3 James E. Jones, to Johnnie Mitchell. Sharon Sellers Norris, to Ralph Clayton. Sara Sue Annie Stringer Latham, to Sara Sue Annie Stringer Latham. Felicia W. Brown, to Samuel Leon Brown. John G. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Aug. 02-08 include: Harry Brant Lancaster Jr., 41, false report to an authority, driving under the influence (alcohol), $3,000 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Hospital’s opening was a huge event

When the Thomasville hospital was built, it was heralded as a great accomplishment in the history of the city. It was opened on Sunday, May 17, 1964. More...

Phone scammers hitting Thomasville

At least one Thomasville area resident has been taken for thousands of dollars in a phone scam that seems to be targeting this area, said Thomasville Police this week. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Meeting The Thomasville Quarterback Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 16 in the THS library. Anyone wanting to join are asked to attend. Homecoming More...

People

USBI shareholders upset over bank performance

A few shareholders voiced their concerns and frustrations with the performance of United Security Bancshares, the holding company that operates First United Security Bank and Acceptance Loan Company, at Tuesday’s stockholders meeting in Thomasv More...

Reward for stolen trailer

A reward is being offered for any information leading to the return of a 6'x10' trailer with jack, similar to the one pictured above, stolen Sunday night, Aug. More...

Maroney, Busby to wed October 1

Mr. and Mrs. Hubbard Harris Maroney, Jr., of Linden, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Holston Adair, to Jason Scott Busby, son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Busby of St. Stephens. More...

Sports

Taking Names and Keeping Score

THS and SWHS to play in Champions Challenge

Early next week when the majority of the high schools across the state of Alabama are continuing routine fall camp practices in preparation for a traditional fall jamboree, six teams in our state will be revving things up a notch as they prepare to t More...

BASS headquarters coming back to ‘Bama

The Bass Anglers Sportsman’s Society is headed back to Alabama, the state where Ray Scott’s vision turned what was once a friendly competition among bass fishermen into a multi-million-dollar industry. More...

Lady Tigers ready to serve, set and spike

When the Thomasville High School Lady Tiger Volleyball team kicks off their 2011 season on Thursday, August 18, they will be looking to break out of the rut that has seen them produce back to back losing seasons; 4 – 14 in 2010 and 4 – 17 More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Hare

Roy Hare, 85, a native of New Prospect and resident of Grove Hill, died Saturday, Aug. 6. 2011 at Southwest Alabama Medical Center. He was born October 3, 1925. He was a self-employed timber man and farmer. More...

Moore

Annette C. Moore, 83, of Butler, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011 in Baldwin County. She was born April 18, 1928. She was a retired school teacher. Funeral services were 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011, at the First Baptist Church of Butler with Rev. More...