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January 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Telling the Thomaville story

A contingent of 20 officials took the long bus trip from Randolph County to Thomasville Thursday morning to learn what they could from Thomasville's recent successes in attracting new industry. More...

Special Sections

People

Luker retiring

After more than 28 years in the U.S. Postal Service Charlotte Luker is retiring. She started out at a city letter carrier, hired by Robert Ingram. More...

Teacher profile: Renae Williams

Renae Williams is a Thomasville native who teaches third grade at Thomasville Elementary School. Williams didn’t pursue a teaching career right out of high school. More...

February wedding set for Baker-Steadham

Pam and Larry Baker of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Dianna Elizabeth, to Hagen Anderson Steadham. Mr. Steadham is the son of Tammy and Harvey Steadham of Fulton. More...

School

THS School News

Thanks to our readers for being so supportive!

Long time no see. It has been a busy last few weeks, with the holidays and DYW. We would like to thank all our readers for being so understanding and the community for being so supportive! Now moving on to news. More...

TCS students and staff receive prizes for essay

Jeb Davis, a student at Thomasville High School, won second place in the Farm-City Essay Contest for 2012, sponsored by the Clarke County Farmers Federation. More...

F. S. Ervin Elementary announces honor roll

F. S. Ervin Elementary announces the honor roll for the second nine weeks as follows: First Grade All A’s: Shadeidra Campbell, George Cheesboro, JhaKhari Marzette, Shania Williams and Rolarrius Westbrook. More...

Sports

THS’ struggles continue

The Clarke County High School Bulldogs beat the Thomasville High Tigers 57- 26 Jan. 25 in the THS gym. Tevin Watters had 10 points for Thomasville. The Bulldogs shot nine three-pointers in the game (six in the first half). More...

Lady Tigers dominated by CCHS

Thomasville senior forward Tynesha Brown (25) faces the tough Lady Bulldog defense. The Lady Tigers had a tough night against the CCHS Lady Bulldogs. CCHS totally dominated the Lady Tigers for a 57-9 win. More...

Sun shines on Winter clinic

After nearly a week of rain and a little snow, the weather on Saturday, Jan. More...

Gilliam discusses hospital purchase

Dubois Gilliam of Selma has so far been the only person named by Mayor Sheldon Day involved in the purchase of Thomasville’s hospital assets by an investment group. More...

Day confident that investors will build a new hospital

Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day reported at Monday night’s council meeting that he had a fourhour meeting with the investor group that is purchasing Thomasville’s hospital Thursday. More...

Dollar General robbery under investigation

The Thomasville Police Department is still investigating the armed robbery of the Dollar General store in downtown Thomasville. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

City league ball final registration day is Saturday More...

Editorials

A flap in the Senate

Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey wants to hire another person to hold her hand and give her advice as she presides over the Alabama Senate, a job the Senate already pays another person in excess of $181,000 to perform. More...

Looking Back

Culture on stage in 1947 Thomasville

The late winter months of February and March, 1947 were brightened somewhat by a fundraising project of the American Legion. More...

Smart Banking

Concerns about the economy

What are your major concerns about the economy for 2013? That question—or some slight variation of it—has been posed by several readers. A number of interrelated factors create cause for concern. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Cedar Point to host Installation service Feb. 3 Cedar Point Baptist Church of Coffeeville, will conduct an Installation service for Pastor Scottie McBride and wife Sunday, Feb. 3 at 2:30 p.m. More...

Spiritually Speaking

What’s going on in my life right now?

My wife Peggy is a good source of advice. I had prayed, but I was at a quandary as to a subject for this week’s column. Peggy suggested that I write about whatever is happening in my life right now. More...

Pineview Men’s Sunday School

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Windell Sheffield, Anthony DeBusk, Joe Clayton, Clarence Newton, Ben Pugh, Winston Parden, John Wayne Overstreet, Walter Turk, Frank Robison, Ralph Smyly, John Reaves, Billy Kennedy, Frank Jackson, Gene Overstreet, Ed Parrish, Mike Overstreet, Tim Ro More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Justin Clayton Parnell and Ashley Dawn West. Frederick J. Allen and Tanya L. Myles. Thomas Wayne Spears and Terri O’Neil Murrill. John Davids Creer and Carrie M. Phillips. Jonathan Dewayne Patterson and Omeka Denise Love. More...

Property deeds listed

Jan. 16-23 Richard H. Hall to Browder and Sons Veneer Co., Inc. Leslie Jackson to Demetria Jackson Reese. Noah Morgan to Janice Anderson. Edison Taite to Kenya Monique Morrisette. George E.W. Jones to Jennifer M. McCary. Richard W. More...

TPD report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending Jan. 27: James Conway Shaw – possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana, second degree; Rayford Cox, Jr. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Anderson

Jeanette Buckalew Anderson, 70, of Whatley died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at her home. She was born May 3, 1942 in Grove Hill. Anderson was a former Wal-Mart employee and a member of Liberty Baptist Church. More...

Crow

Virginia Chaney Crow, 92, a homemaker of Thomasville died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013 at Infinity Hospice in Marion, Miss. She was born Nov. 21, 1920 in Thomasville and was a member of the Thomasville Baptist Church. More...

Dumas

Oscar Dumas, 86, of Bay Minette died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013 at North Baldwin Medical Center in Bay Minette. He was born Feb. 4, 1926 in McKinley. He was a former maintanence worker at McMillian Bloedel Saw Mill Company and a veteran of the U. S. Navy. More...