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January 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

2013 was a wet year

If 2013 felt like one of the wettest years to you, the data appears to backup your intuition. Local weather spotter Johnny Autery recorded 72.75 inches of rain at his home in south Marengo County this year. More...

School board member recognition month

The Thomasville City School System is joining all the public school systems across the state to celebrate School Board Member Recognition Month and honor local board members for their commitment to Thomasville and its children. More...

Special Sections

People

TMS SGA presents check to Salvation Army

Thomasville Middle School SGA vice president Jaylin Dickinson, center, with Principal Vickie Morris, right, presented a check to Bobby Overstreet, representative for the Salvation Army. More...

Swapping Recipes & Sharing Memories

Warm up with a bowl of hot soup

A ccording to wunderground.com, the temperatures are not going to get above 55° for the next ten days. And Christmas eve day and Christmas day, the tempertures weren’t any better. More...

Religion

Living Your Destiny

You should not live worried and anxious about anything, but stay in peace. More...

Spiritually Speaking

Give your heart to Christ

“T was the week after More...

Sports

Marengo Panthers swept by Choctaw Tigers

In the battle for AHSAA basketball bragging rights on Thursday evening, Dec. 19, the Marengo High School Panthers (Class A) hosted the Choctaw County High School Tigers (Class 3A), at the Panthers’ gymnasium in Dixons Mills. More...

For The Record

Thomasville Police report

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

Stranger pays the bill at Gaston's

Saying that he wanted to remain anonymous and asking that everyone pay it forward, a good samaritan paid the bill for everyone dining at Gaston’s grill in Thomasville last week. More...

3-year-old killed in accident

Samuel “Sammy” Kayne Scott, three years old, was killed in an accident at a residence near Pine Hill Friday, Dec. 27. More...

Unemployment in area drops slightly in 2013

November unemployment figures for Alabama show Clarke County’s November unemployment rate dropped slightly from October as well as being lower than November 2012. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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

Editorials

From the Editor’s Desk

Who knows what 2014 will hold

I f there’s one thing that’s certain, none of us really know what the coming year holds. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

From the Capitol

What is Hubbard’s fate?

On Friday the 13th day of September, 2013 with Bo Jackson in the audience, Auburn University President Jay Gogue proclaimed the opening of the schools newest building, a $29 million structure which would be named The Mike Hubbard Center for Advanced More...

School

Alabama College and Career Standards prepare students for life

The Alabama College and Career Ready Standards are a set of consistent, high quality academic benchmarks that clearly define the knowledge and skills all students should master by the end of each school year. More...

TMS induct students to Jr. Beta Club

The Thomsville Middle School recently inducted students into the National Jr. Beta Club. The ceremony was at the Thomasville Civic Center and began with Jr. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Crowley

Ruth Charlene Stallings Crowley, 81, of Thomasville died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Sept. 13, 1932 in Cumberland, Miss. More...

Fendley

Fred Lee Fendley, 86, of Thomasville died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 at his home. He was born May 20, 1927 in Tallahatta Springs. More...

Linden

Gerald Lee Linden, 61, of Thomasville died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 at his home. He was born April 10, 1952 in Long Beach, Calif. and was a former log truck driver. More...


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