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December 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Tis the season of the parasite

Every Christmas season many of us spend some time under a parasite. We generally have a little bit of fun while we’re there. The parasite is, of course, mistletoe. More...

Special Sections

People

Thomasville VFD awards

Above left: The Thomsville Volunteer Firefighter of the Year is Mark Sims. This is the first time in the department 's history that a firefighter has received that honor two years in a row. More...

TPD awards

The Thomasville Police Department Supervisor of the Year is Cedrick Adams, with (from left) District Attorney Spence Walker, Police Chief Mitchell Stuckey and Mayor Sheldon Day. More...

Powell wins painting by Carlson

Irma Brady Carlson organized a Christmas Gift for families in and around Clarke County. She has long been recognized for what she does for the Mid Clarke Community. More...

Religion

Living Your Destiny

By showing unconditional love to yourself and others, you gain dominion over your fear based thoughts. There seems to be a problem with people having unconditional love for themselves or for others. More...

For The Record

Property deeds listed

Dec. 12-17 Boyd K. Phillips to Lois Marie Fuller. Patsy Ruth Spinks to Patsy Ruth Spinks. Dung Van Nguyen to Wendy O. Joiner. Andrew Champion to Nationstar Mortgage LLC. Levert Jackson Duke Jr. to Curtis R. Anderson. Ruth C. More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Dec. 17-20 include: Kendell Ladone Daffin, 51, probation revocation, $2,500 bond, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

What Thomasville’s new hospital could look like

At last week's Certificate of Need ratification hearing, Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day held aloft a poster featuring an architect's rendering of what Thomasville's proposed hospital could look like. More...

TES raises money for Salvation Army

The students and staff of Thomasville Elementary School reached out in the Christmas spirit this year, helping needy children through donating to the Salvation Army. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

City baketball signups set for Jan. 8 and 9 More...

Editorials

Front Porch Philosopher

Christmas cookie baking is stressful

I got a new cookie press back in the fall. It is a top of the line Cuisinart. I have had cookie presses in the past because I have always had visions of perfect cookies in my head. More...

Political Cartoon

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From the Capitol

Standing in the door

...H ere we go again. In 1963, it was standing in the school house door to deny little black children and college students the right to a public education by a past governor, who was a lawyer by profession, and who knew he was wrong. More...

Sports

THS boys defeat Sweet Water

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity boys team defeated the Sweet Water Bulldogs 67-33 Dec. 20 in the THS gym. Adrian Malone and Ryan Calhoun both had 13 points, and Ralph Garner added 11 points. THS scored eight threepoint shots in the game. More...

Annual banquet honors Thomasville High football team

The banquet honoring the Thomasville High School Tigers football team and cheerleaders was held Dec. 17 at Thomasville Baptist Church. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Cline

Thaxton Dean Cline, 83, of Thomasville died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 at his home. He was born May 10, 1930 in Kennedy. He was a retired maintenance mechanic and a member of Thomasville Church of Christ. More...

Hill

Doris M. Hill, 78, a homemaker of Fulton died Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 28, 1934 in Sunny South. More...

Wood

He never met a kid he didn’t like nor a fish he didn’t want to catch. That is the best way to describe Tommy Ross Wood, Sr., 67, who passed away Dec. 19, 2013, at Mobile Infirmary. More...


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