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November 17, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

AT&T 3G finally hits T’ville

After extensive delays, AT&T last week announced the availability of its 3G mobile broadband network in Thomasville, extending access for advanced mobile services, devices and feature-rich audio and video content to customers in the area. More...

Rush to run for commission

Jackie Ray Rush of Thomasville has announced that he will be a candidate for the District 2 seat on the Clarke County Commission next year. Rush, 55, said he would run as a Republican. More...

Times holiday hours

The Thomasville Times will publish early next week due to the Thanksgiving holiday. All news and ads should be in our office by 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21. More...

Underage drinking tip line

Southwest Alabama Behavior Health Care Systems provides prevention services and current prevention information for people of all ages throughout Southwest’s catchment area (Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia and Monroe counties). More...

Special Sections

Religion

First, take off the old

Spiritually Speaking

Saturday “someone” came, took down our carport, and removed all the vinyl siding from that end of our house. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Benefit concert More...

For God's Sake, What's Wrong With Me?

Hey, Check This Out!

Have you ever asked yourself that question before? I know I sure have many times. Like the time as a teenager when I got on the back of a Ninja motorcycle with a friend who liked to hit speeds of 130 mph. More...

Sports

Battered THS Tigers beaten in Dadeville

The Thomasville High School Tigers saw their 2011 football season come to an end this past Friday, November 11, when they were edged by the Dadeville Tigers 28 – 26 in the second round of the AHSAA 4A State Playoffs played in Dadeville. More...

Sweet Water freezes Winterboro 49-0

The Sweet Water Bulldogs went on the road this past Friday, November 11, and handed the Winterboro Bulldogs a sound 49 – 0 defeat in the second round of the AHSAA 1A State Playoffs. More...

Blue Crew takes second place in Millbrook

The Blue Crew fall softball team claimed the second place trophy in the USSSA 16U Autumn Blast Tournament played in Millbrook, this past Saturday, November 12. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Garrick

Jean Sheffield Garrick, 81, of Wiggins, Miss. died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2011, at Trinity Place in Columbus, Miss. More...

Gibson

Mary Eunice Gibson, 99, of Thomasville died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011 in Thomasville. She was born April 8, 1912. She was a native of Wadley. She lived most of her life in Talladega. More...

Jordan

Betty Ann Jordan, 59, a homemaker of Arlington died Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at her home. She was born January 13, 1952 in Selma. She was a member of the Magnolia Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. More...

Thomasville’s veterans honored

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority held their Annual Veterans Day Celebration in Thomasville at The Thomasville Civic Center. More...

Sign needed, say downtown merchants

Sign regulations on Hwy. 43 are hurting business in downtown Thomasville, according to some merchants. “Downtown is not blossoming like it should,” said Barbara Brasell, downtown merchant. More...

Work release escapee is recaptured

A state inmate on work release was apparently upset that the pardons and paroles board didn’t release him following a hearing and took matters into his own hands and flew the coop. More...

Sheriff: drag racing on public highways must be stopped

Sheriff Ray Norris said drag racing on public highways in Clarke County is going to stop, even if he has to assign every deputy he has to the problem. Norris was visibly aggravated Sunday night after a call of racing on the Choctaw Bluff Road. More...

Republican qualifying for primaries begins

Alabama Republicans have opened qualifying for candidates for the March 2012 primary races. Qualifying opened Monday, Nov. 14. More...

Clarke County adds more bus cameras

Clarke County EMA Director Roy Waite used some unallocated Homeland Security grant dollars to buy four new security cameras that will be installed on two Clarke County public school buses. More...

People

Let us give thanks for our blessings

Swapping Recipes & Sharing Memories

You can walk into a kitchen, where a Thanksgiving meal is being prepared, with your eyes closed, and be flooded with so many memories. There’s nothing like that smell. More...

Dements celebrate 60 years of marriage

Walter and Clydie Dement of Thomasville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary today, November 17, 2011. More...

Elizabeth Bradford Chapter of the Daughter’s of the American Revolution inducts new members

On Sunday, November 6, the Elizabeth Bradford Chapter Daughter’s of the American Revolution held an Induction and Honor Ceremony for its members at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church. Mrs. More...

School

THS School News

the Rural Health Scholars Program need to see Mrs. Brasell for more information. This is a great opportunity that needs to be taken advantage of! FFA is will be selling fruit until December 2. See Mr. More...

Lions Club announces winners of contest

The Thomasville Lions Club recently handed out prizes for the Just Say No to Drugs poster contest winners from the Thomasville Elementary School’s third and fourth grade students that had a great massage for all about staying Drug Free. More...

SWHS earns national honor for hungerfighting work

Sweet Water High School recently received a National School of Distinction status from the Schools Fight Hunger program. Fewer than 2,000 schools nationwide earned this level of distinction in the 2010-2011 school year. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Nataki Kwesi Law and Zonya Darnell Hartfield. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Nov. 03-08 MFJ Timber LLC, to Industrial Development Board of the City of Thomasville. City of Thomasville, to the Industrial Development Board of the City of Thomasville. Industrial Development Board of the City of Thomasville, to Ronald R. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Nov. 8-15 include: Ted Warrick Rivers, 38, drug court, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...


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