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April 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Reception for new play’s director today

The Thomasville Dravitan Civic Club is hosting a reception for Minister Dwayne Turner, writer and executive producer of the national stage play “The Eyes of the Storm – A Raw Spiritual Triumph.” More...

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Who’s better off, Scrushy or Seigelman?

Former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy will walk free in a couple of months while his partner in crime, Don Siegelman, will have to return to finish the remainder of his sentence unless an appeal now pending before the U. S. More...

We Believe

I t was an emotional day for those who came to the opening ceremony at the A.L. Martin Historical Museum Sunday afternoon. One thing the museum’s opening shows is what a dedicated group of people can accomplish. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Tribute Quartet to perform Apr. 28 at Pine Hill Baptist Church More...

Spiritually Speaking

Put everything in the hand of God who reigns over all

I am scheduled for knee replacement surgery June 11. Lord knows I need a great deal more than a new knee. I wish there was a way I could get everything replaced at once, but it looks like a left knee is all I can get, unless Jesus comes. More...

Sports

Tigers sweep into playoffs

With a win over the Clarke County Bulldogs on Monday, April 9, and then a three game series sweep of the Jackson Aggies over the two day period of Wednesday, April 11, and Thursday, April 12, the Thomasville Tiger varsity baseball team put themselves More...

Lady Tigers improve to 20-8

The Thomasville High School Lady Tiger varsity softball team saw their season mark improve to 20 – 8 this past week after posting road victories over the Lady Tigers of Monroe County on Monday, April 9, and then over the Lady Bulldogs of Clarke More...

JV softballers down CCHS

The Thomasville High School Lady Tiger JV softball team edged the Clarke County High School JV softball team 6 – 5 this past Thursday, April 12, in their match-up played in Grove Hill. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Cassity

Betty Lou Cassity, 78, of Thomasville died Friday, Apr. 13, 2012 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born Oct. 30, 1933 in Thomasville and was a member of Midway Baptist Church. Visitation will be Thursday, Apr. More...

Henry Autrey, Jr.

04/18/1957-12/7/2011

So many things that we should have said or done and some things were best left unspoken. We can't take back the mistakes that we made or the months that we lost to silence now that you're gone. More...

Run-off elections Tuesday

Clarke County voters will encounter extremely short Democratic and Republican ballots when they go to the polls for the runoffs Tuesday, April 24. More...

Chamber businesses recognized

Some of Thomasville’s oldest businesses were thanked at the Thomasville Chamber of Commerce’s annual banquet Monday night. More...

School accreditation to start

In 2007, the Thomasville City School District was one of the first ten Alabama districts to earn District Accreditation from AdvancED, formerly known as SACS. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

O-TSVFD to conduct fundraiser Opine-Tallahatta Springs VFD’S sixth annual fundraiser will be May 19 from 5-9 p.m. with gospel singing by Chosen Witness, Cullomburg Quartet and Dixie Disciples. More...

People

Swapping Recipes & Sharing Memories

When it rains, it pours

When it rains it pours. I look forward to an occasional weekend where there is nothing to do. No softball games, social events, or company expected. Just me, and good book or a marathon of one of my favorite shows. More...

Drug task force raids Jackson home

A Jackson man faces multiple drug charges following an afternoon raid at a residence Wednesday, April 11. More...

CCARC Spring Jubilee

The Clarke County ARC held its annual Spring Jubilee and Smokin' in the Pines even in Jackson Saturday. More...

School

Community band and honor band perform

The Flying Bricks community band and the high school honor band performed a spring concert last week. More...

MHS students reaching out to help others in need

Last January (2011), in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and in hopes of getting the students at Marengo High School more involved in community service, MHS began a Service as Leadership Program. More...

SWHS School News

Talent show set for Apr. 26

Hey Bulldogs! Thank you to Mrs. Mack, Coach Byrd and all of the juniors for helping make prom such a wonderful night! Today will be the last day of the ARMT, so let’s finish strong! Tomorrow, Apr. 20, we will be on a regular schedule. More...

For The Record

RECORDS

Marriage license applications Wesley White and Sandra Michel McLaughlin; Joe Nathan Rembert and Yolunda Thames; Richard Jennings Hobson and Crystal Renee Smith; Jimmy Ronal Dunagan and Deborah Kay Gaddis. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of April 10-17 include: Terry Neim Ross, 31, probation violation, $7,500 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. Staciann P. More...

Thomasville Police report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending Apr. More...


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