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November 3, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Second trucker caught stealing fuel

It was just a few weeks ago that a trucker was arrested by Clarke County lawmen for using a device to roll back or slow diesel pumps in order to steal diesel from local stations. Last Thursday, Oct. More...

Regions drops check card fees

In response to feedback from customers, Regions Bank announced this week that it has eliminated the monthly CheckCard fee for all accounts, effective Nov. 1, and will refund CheckCard fees already incurred. More...

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A strange case in Baldwin County

State Attorney General Luther Strange has taken the prosecution of a homicide against former Mobile County Commissioner Stephen Nodine from Baldwin County District Attorney, Hallie Dixon, after the victim family contacted his office. More...

2012 a year of judicial races

The 2012 elections are one year away. The presidential contest will be the marquee event. We will not have many state offices up for grabs. Most of our high profile posts are on the ballot in gubernatorial years. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

National prayer day More...

Choose this day whom you will serve

Today is Halloween and we have begun a new renovation project at our house on the Coosa River. (I hope that isn’t an omen.) Earlier, we took down a support wall to combine the family room with the sun porch. More...

Fall Festival a success for Thomasville Baptist

A crowd turned out for Thomasville Baptist Church's Fall Festival Sunday, Oct. 30 at Gates Drive Park. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Connor David Smith and Jodie Yvonne Stringer; George William Spence Jr. and Teresa Rebekah Williams; Milton Lee Butler Jr. More...

Property deeds listed

Oct. 20-26 Charles R. Tindle, to Charles R. Tindle. Harry Patrick Daly Jr., to Members Trust Company FSB. Annette Stokes, to Sherrie S. Kendrick. Robert Orwig, to McDonalds Real Estate Company. Vanessa Anderson Stephens, to William M. Grace. More...

Thomasville Police Department report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the two-week period ending October 23: Annie Ruth Rich-theft of property; William Terrence Woodallpossession of drug paraphemalia, possession of controlled substance and distributio More...

Obituaries - Free Access

McHaney

George William McHaney, 81, of Saraland, died Thursday, October 27, 2011 at Lynwood Health Care Facility. He was born April 13, 1930 in Selma. He was a retired paper mill receiving clerk and was a member of Saraland Baptist Church. More...

Turner

Clemmie T. Turner, 72, of Coffeeville died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011 at his home. He was born December 12, 1939. Funeral services were 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 at Church of Christ in Coffeeville. Interment followed in the church cemetery. More...

Cowan

Ollie Mae Waters Cowan, 63, of Thomasville died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 at her home. She was born September 6, 1948. Funeral services were 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011 at Thomasville Church of God in Christ. More...

Police officer accused of stealing tip jar

A Thomasville Police officer has resigned from the force after allegations came out that he took a tip jar from the bar area of Gaston’s Grill last week. More...

Drop outs addressed at T’ville meeting

The Clarke County Promise Alliance coordinated a forum on high school dropouts that was conducted at the Thomasville Civic Center last Thursday. More...

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Attending the forum on high school dropouts at the Thomasville Civic Center Oct. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Luncheon Vanity Fair Ladies Luncheon will be Saturday, Nov. 12 at Jackson Steakhouse at 12:30 p.m. Lunch is dutch. Order from menu. For more information call 251-246-5157. Masquerade More...

People

Chamber seeking Citizen of Year nominations

Thomasville look around our community and you are sure to see someone who deserves recognition, although he or she doesn’t seek it. More...

Maroney, Busby exchanged vows

Mr. Jason Scott Busby and Miss Hoiston Adair Maroney were united in marriage at Thomasville Baptist Church, on October 1, 2011, at six o’clock in the evening. Jason is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Glen Busby of St. More...

Ott installed on ACHA Board

Elinor Ott was installed on the Alabama Council of Hospital Auxiliary Board as Vice-Chairman of District IV on October 25 at the ACHA Conference in Birmingham. Ms. More...

School

Blood drive Tuesday, November 8

How ‘bout that Mighty Marching Tiger Band! More...

Students participate in beautification project

Thomasville Middle School recently had a beautification project open to all students in which students constructed birdhouses. Nine students participated. More...

MHS honor roll told

Marengo High School announces their first quarter honor roll as follows: First grade All A’s: Ta’Kya Adams, Fantasia Bouler, Terrance Bruno, Ke’Shantianna Dixon, Martavius Dixon, Brooklyn Jones, Almonte’ Lewis, Ashston Lewis, More...

Sports

Backyard Brawl victors

The Thomasville Tigers emerged as the victor in the annual ‘Backyard Brawl’ this past Friday, October 28, when they defeated the Clarke County Bulldogs 22 – 7 in their non-region match-up played at D. F. More...

Sweet Water defeats Leroy

The Sweet Water Bulldogs saw their 2011 season mark improve to 7 – 3 this past Friday, October 28, when they overcame an early deficit to defeat the Leroy Bears 49 – 31 in a non-region match-up played at Nolan Atkins Stadium in Sweet Wate More...

Playoff Information

Thomasville will host West Blocton at 7 p.m. Sweet Water will host Keith High School at 7 p.m. More...