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April 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Delta region counties face health challenges

New data shows that Delta workers and families face significant health challenges, especially regarding obesity and diabetes, Delta Regional Authority leaders announced this week.The authority has launched an online interactive tool to enable citizen More...

Liberty project comes to TMS

In a 45-minute theatrical performance held at Thomasville Middle School recently, Lady Liberty took fifth grade students on a journey through history and introduced the Super Citizen Program. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Alabama’s justice cupboard is bare

State Chief Justice Roy Moore is right to sound the alarm. But some state court officials believe he should have sounded it much sooner. More...

From the Editor’s Desk

Payback is...

On Monday, April Fool’s Day, my employees at the paper tried to prank me by all calling in with sick children and doctor’s appointments that would have them out of the office all day. Sure enough, at 8 a.m. More...

Ramblin’ Roses and Flyin’ Bricks

Making politicians look better

April 6, 1960 A candidate for the Democratic nomination for President, Senator Hubert Humphrey, says that Vice-President Richard Nixon uses too much make-up on television. More...

Religion

Spiritually Speaking

Our apathy is a threat to our freedom

Tuesday, April 2, I am scheduled to have the cataract removed from my left eye. I had the same procedure done on my right eye with amazing success. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Hobokin Baptist to sell fish plates and host singing Hobokin Baptist Church will host a benefit singing and sell fish plates April 6. The plates will be $8 each and will be ready at 5:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to dine in or carry out. More...

Pineview Men’s Sunday School

Sunday, March 31, 2013

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

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Thaddeus John Zerion Douglas and Thamus Levert Toole. Douglas Jeremy Davis and Christy Latoya Carstarphen. William Jackson and Jessie Ree Jackson. Bradley Thomas Walker and Tasha Renae Bradford. James Earnest Ian Pugh and Laura Caitlyn Victory. More...

Property deeds listed

March 21-27 Joseph C. McCorquodale Jr. to City of Jackson, Alabama. George E.W. Jones to Marion Campbell. Marsha S. Harrell to Ashley D. Odom. Basil Jackson to Basil Jackson. Basil Jackson to James C. Jackson. Basil Jackson to Jesse Lowery. More...

TPD report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending March 31: Crystal Tuwonn Jones – possession of a controlled substance; Hank Powell – receiving stolen property, second degree; Marquis Jamon Hill – More...

Fly away with Peter Pan

Children ages 2-10 are invited for a special visit to “Never Land” to meet the cast of Peter Pan Saturday, April 6 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

East fights disease so he can fight

Thomasville’s Christopher East will be making his boxing debut Friday at the Alabama Golden Gloves competition in Birmingham. More...

LPT drug bust

On March 25, agents of the Fourth Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force, Wilcox County Sheriff’s Department, Pine Hill Police Department, Clarke County Drug Task Force and ABC Board Thomasville District executed a search warrant at 3460 Frank Smith More...

Festival of Hope

Families enjoyed a day of games and gospel Saturday at the Festival of Hope, sponsored by Pineview Baptist Church and First Assembly of God. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Tiger Theatre to present ‘Peter Pan’ April 5 - 7 Thomasville Tiger Theatre will present “Peter Pan” April 5 and 6 at 7 p.m. and April 7 at 2 p.m. at the Bedsole Theatre, Thomasville Civic Center. More...

People

County E-911 system getting digital upgrade

The Enhanced 911 (E- 911) system in Clarke County will soon be receiving a renewed enhancement. The system will change from analog to digital, said Becky Neugent, E-911 coordinator. More...

Waite-Agee announce wedding plans for April 13 in Chatom

Mr. and Mrs. Hank Ross and Mrs. and Mrs. Kelly Waite, both of Chatom announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Melissa Waite, to Jamie Agee. Mr. Agee is the son of Mike and Pat Agee of Thomasville. More...

April wedding plans announced for Parden-Harris

Tom and Janet Parden of Coffeeville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Allison Annie, to Justyn Michael Harris. Mr. Harris is the son of Mike and Christy Harris of Philadelphia, Miss. More...

School

Sweet Water School News

Talent show scheduled for April 18

Welcome back Sweet Water High School to our last nine weeks of the 2012-2013 school year. We hope everyone enjoyed their spring break week! More...

Sports

SWHS wins two at So. Choctaw

The Sweet Water High School Bulldogs varsity baseball team won a region doubleheader 8-1 and 17-6 in five innings March 26 at Southern Choctaw High School in Gilbertown. In the first game, Tanner Luker was the winning pitcher. More...

THS wins two over spring break

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity baseball team won two out of three games during a Spring Break travel trip. THS won 1-0 March 29 at Gordo High School. The winning pitcher was Ryan Cribb (3-2) in a pitching duel. More...

THS volleyball banquet

The Thomasville Tigers Volleyball Banquet was conducted Monday, March 18 at the Courthouse Deli located in Grove Hill. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Pugh

William Thomas Pugh, 89, of Thomasville, died Monday, March 25, 2013 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. He was born April 13, 1923 in Nanafalia and was a farmer and a member of the Liberty Baptist Church. More...

McCaskill

Al Jah McCaskill, 55, died Friday, March 22, 2013 in Packers Bend. He was born Feb. 12, 1958. More...

Taylor

Ida Mae Taylor, 63, died Thursday, March 14, 2013 in Mobile. She was born May 6, 1949. She is survived by her mother, Catherine Tumpkins of Thomasville; three sons, Alex Taylor of Thomasville, Perry Taylor of Sumter, S. C. More...


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