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November 29, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Schools adopt new plans

The principals of Thomasville’s schools gave a run-down on each school’s continuous improvement plan for the Thomasville School Board Tuesday night. More...

Moody pleads guilty to charge of enticing child

Roger Moody pleaded guilty Tuesday to an amended charge of enticing a child for immoral purposes as preparations were being made in Clarke County Circuit Court for a trial on first degree rape charges. More...

Oil exploration on the rise in Clarke County

Oil exploration activity and drilling have picked up in Clarke County in recent months. There has been a lot of siesmic work over the summer and early fall. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

The turn around point

When the kids were little we would spend lots of summer vacations at the Gulf Shores Plantation near the end of Fort Morgan Road. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Defining Gene Chizik

A fter bringing Auburn a national championship and one of its worst seasons on record inside of three years, Gene Chizik is no longer Auburn’s head football coach. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

‘Something’ told me about premonitions

Nov. 25, 1959 More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Pineview Baptist to host blood drive Nov. 29 Pineview Baptist Church will host a blood drive Thursday, Nov. 29 from 1 - 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall. More...

Spiritually Speaking

Maybe we could drape our hearts with a wreath of joy

I t is the time of year when Mother Nature takes down her decorations of gold, yellow, orange and red, and the early bird lovers of everything Christmas start decking the shrubs, the trees, and anything else that will stand still for an instant, with More...

Pineview Men’s Sunday School

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Windell Sheffield, Anthony DeBusk, Clarence Newton, Ben Pugh, Winston Parden, Cordell Hutto, Walter Turk, Frank Robison, John Reaves, Billy Kennedy, Frank Jackson, Gene Overstreet, Ed Parrish and Mack Pope. More...

Sports

Sweet Water locks down Lamar County 55-20

Sweet Water put the clamps on Lamar County 55-20 last Friday night in a battle of Bulldogs, surging to the semi-finals in AHSAA Class 2A playoffs. More...

THS boys hoops open with loss

The Leroy High Bears boys basketball team spoiled the home season opener for the Thomasville High Tigers with a 60-57 overtime win Nov. 20. Delvonte White and E’Rick Wilson scored 12 points for Thomasville. Juwan Johnson added 10 points. More...

Lady basketball Tigers win home opener

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers basketball team defeated the Leroy High Lady Bears 30-25 Nov. 20 in the THS gym. Bria Robinson led THS with 10 points. Shiona Fikes was the top scorer for Leroy with 16 points. More...

Area holiday events

There are a number of Christmas events coming up in Thomasville and surrounding areas. Below are some of those events. Thomasville Christmas parade - Dec. 1, 3:30 p.m. Thomasville Downtown Stroll - Dec. 1, 5 p.m. More...

Brooks is Citizen of the Year

Harry Brooks is the 2012 Citizen of the Year and grand marshal of the Christmas parade. More...

Senior Citizens of the Year

Madelyn and the late Red Sims were selected as the Senior Citizens of the Year. Due to illness, Mrs. Sims was unable to participate in an interview with the Times. More...

Huggins leading the technology charge

Kate Huggins serves as the Technology Integration Specialist at Thomasville Middle School. She also teaches a technology class, but her primary focus is working with teachers to integrate technology into daily lessons. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Pineview Baptist to host blood drive Nov. 29 Pineview Baptist Church will host a blood drive Thursday, Nov. 29 from 1 - 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall. More...

People

Allen-Nichols announce wedding plans for December

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Douglas Allen of Excel announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Jordan Kate, to John David Nichols. Mr. Nichols is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Selwyn Nichols of Thomasville. More...

Looking back this month in history...

Thomasville All-Stars receive Good Sportsmanship Award TG&Y conducts grand re-opening Cadets complete fire course More...

Worthwhile Club has November meeeting

The Worthwhile Club met Nov. 14 in the clubroom. Hostesses for the meeting were Karen Bradford (left) and Tami Dixon. Guest speaker was Dr. Jerry Schreiner. More...

School

Teacher of the Week

Kate Huggins shows off the laptop and laptop bag that will be given to Thomasville's 5th, 6th, and 7th grade students later this year. Behind her is one of the laptop carts the school uses. More...

Sweet Water High School advances to South’s Best

Sweet Water High’s Robotics Team advances to the South’s Best competition in Auburn this upcoming weekend. The team is comprised of members of the Senior High and Junior Varsity Robotics teams. The competition begins on Saturday, Dec. More...

THS School News

Deadlines for college scholarships Dec. 1

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it will only be a matter of time before Christmas is here. That means that the first semester at Thomasville City Schools will be over. This year sure has flown. More...

For The Record

No marriage licenses were recorded for the week of Nov. 14 - 16

Full Story

Property deeds listed

Charles R. Brown to Jerry Rabeck. Clyde Mark Gerald to Alabama Power Company. J. Floyd Harper to Alabama Power Company. Donald W. Philips to Alabama Power Company. Frank McIntyre to Alabama Power Company. Boyce G. Kelly to Alabama Power Company. More...

TPD report

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

Obituaries - Free Access

Morgan

Lois Berneida Hasty Morgan, 91, of Thomasville, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012 at the Thomasville Healthcare and Rehabilition Center. She was born July 22, 1921 in Surginer and was a retired seamstress and a member of the Central Baptist Church. More...

Walton

Virginia “Tootsie” Walton, 86, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012 in Thomasville. She was born Aug. 28, 1926. She is survived by two sons, Jimmy Dumas and Alphonso Arnold; and two daughters, Mary Andrews and Pamela A. Walton, all of Thomasville. More...


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