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November 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Alligator, drugs seized in Lower Peach Tree

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Thomasville incorporated on Nov. 24, 1888

An election to incorporate Thomasville was held on Nov. 24, 1888. State records show the probate count of the vote was held and recorded on Nov. 28, 1888. A special exhibit of historical items is currently open at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

Gas prices heading up

Average retail gasoline prices in Alabama have risen 6.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.16/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,348 gas outlets in Alabama. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Front Porch Philosopher

A Scott Wilson Thanksgiving

Scott Wilson was born to cook. When he was a little boy growing up in Grove Hill he would pull a chair up to the stove to watch his grandmother, Big Mama, make her macaroni and cheese. More...

From the Capitol

If you can find Iron Bowl tickets for Saturday’s 2:30 p.m. kickoff at Jordan- Hare Stadium in Auburn for sale, better bring a wallet full of cash. More...

Looking Back

Looking back to Thanksgivings past

Nov. 27, 1980 T hanksgiving More...

School

TCS students lend a helping hand

TCS students have been working hard on servicelearning activities that will help those less fortunate in our community. More...

State Board ends the Alabama High School Graduation Exam

The Alabama State Board of Education voted last week to immediately end the Alabama High School Graduation Exam that was once a requirement for graduation from Alabama's public schools. More...

Hope you get the bigger half of the wishbone

Greetings from Thomasville High School, where we are looking forward to turkey and dressing, deer hunting and great college football rivalry games! More...

Sports

Sweet Water grinds it out in Luverne 34-24

Sweet Water road a command performance by Jakoby Aldridge past Luverne Friday night to set up a rematch of the 2012 Class 2A semi-final against Washington County. More...

THS basketball teams hitting the hardwood

The Thomasville High School boys and girls basketball teams host the Wilcox Central Jaguars Dec. 3 for the beginning of the season. More...

BULLDOG BITES

Full Story

City asks for emergency CON

The City of Thomasville has applied for an emergency Certificate of Need for a new hospital. The application was made last week, and Mayor Sheldon Day said he expects to hear something on the ruling very soon. More...

The promise of a new day

Dawn breaks over the countryside in this photo by Johnny Autery. More...

The founding of Thomasville as told by earliest reports

Editor’s note: This is the conclusion of a feature that compiles information from historical reports of Thomasville’s earliest days. The first part of the feature was published in the Nov. 21 edition of The Thomasville Times. More...

Parade and stroll Dec. 7

Thomasville’s Christmas parade will roll down West Front Street Saturday, Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

T’ville Weight Watchers begin new session Dec. 3 The Thomasville Weight Watcher’s group will begin a new 10-week session Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. at the Thomasville City Hall. For more information, contact Lynn Gates at 334- 636-5165. More...

People

4-H Chick Chain winners announced

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Auxiliary sponsoring .Tree of Lights' project

The Auxiliary for Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center is sponsoring a “Christmas Tree of Lights” project. The theme is “A Light Shines for Someone Special.” Support is needed for the program to be successful. More...

Farm-City Week

Marie Slade presents Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day with a turkey from the Farmers Federation of Clarke County. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Bashi United Methodist need donations for handicap ramp The Bashi United Methodist Church is needing donations for a handicap ramp. More...

Spiritually Speaking

In everything give thanks, for this is God’s will

A s we enter the Thanksgiving season I am thankful for so many things. You know important stuff like my tractor. Seriously, I do have much to be thankful for. More...

Living Your Destiny

When people hear the story of David and Goliath, sometimes they think, “That was all God.” In a sense, I know it was God, but the truth is that God didn’t sling the stone. God didn’t cause it to hit at just the right spot. More...

For The Record

New arrival

Joseph Dudley Jackson, III

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Dudley Jackson, Jr. (nee Susanne Pugh) of Birmingham announce the birth of their son, Joseph Dudley “Jack” Jackson, III. He was born Tuesday, November 5, 2013 and weighed 6 lbs. 9 oz. and was 19 1/2 inches long. More...

RECORDS

Marriage license applications Thomas Edward Anderson and Rachel Amanda Purvis. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. Property deeds listed More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Nov. 19-26 include: More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Bedsole

Howard Woodrow Bedsole, Jr., 68, a resident of Grove Hill, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at his residence. He was born March 29, 1945 and was a retired store room clerk with Weyerhaeuser. More...

Cumlander

Richard Kevin “Richie” Cumlander, 45, of Grove Hill died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013 after a valiant fight with pancreatic cancer. He loved and adored his wife and two children. He was a friend to every one he met. More...

Gaddy

James Clyde Gaddy, 78, of Thomasville died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at Mobile Infirmary. He was born March 15, 1935 in Thomasville. He was a retired paper mill maintanence worker and a member of Thomasville Baptist Church. More...