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August 9, 2012 RSS feed / People

Area VFDs win competitions

The Fulton Volunteer Fire Department competed in the Alabama Association of Volunteer Fire Departments State Firefighter Competition Saturday, Aug. 4 at the Alabama Fire College in Tuscaloosa. More...

Rainer-Larrimore vows exchanged

Miss Danielle Larrimore and Chris Rainer exchanged marriage vows Saturday, May 19, 2012 at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Grove Hill. Officiating at the 4:30 p.m. ceremony was Father James Havens.  The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. More...

Ausbon graduates basic training

Air Force Reserve Airman Octavius T. More...

Cox graduates with honors

Navy Seaman Sequoya E. Cox, daughter of Ned Madison, of Thomasville, recently graduated with honors from Basic Electronics Technician School.  More...

FINAL WEDDING PLANS

Walker-McKinley   Amber Nicole Walker and Robert Cleveland “Trey” McKinley, III will exchange vows at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012 at Thomasville Baptist Church. More...

BASF signs agreement with union workers

United Steelworkers (USW) Local 9-562 members overwhelmingly ratified a four-year, nine-month contract with BASF Corporation in McIntosh on July 31, that included improvements in wages, benefits and contract language for the company’s 179 USW-r More...

Pine Hill Police report

The Pine Hill Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending Aug. 5:  Albert D. Square of Alberta, driving under the influence; Kanerta Browder of Alberta unlawful possession of marijuana, second degree; Frank J. More...

UDC receives two new members

Margaret Ashley Shorter and Kathryn Elizabeth Cook recently transferred memberships from the Sam Davis Chapter Children of the Confederacy to Charter Chapter No. More...

United Daughters of Confederacy Convention Sept. 13-15 in Mobile

The 117th Alabama Division Convention of the United Daughters of the Confederacy will be Sept. 13-15 at the Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel in Mobile.   More...

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

Kathleen Dunagan   The family of Kathleen Clanton Dunagan will host an 80th birthday celebration in her honor on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2 to 4 p.m. More...

Swapping Recipes & Sharing Memories

Brain food: For children or parents?

In less than two weeks, most of the area schools will be back in session. Time for the brain to start learning some more reading, writing and arithmetic, and a lot more. Our kids today are born knowing more than we do. More...