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January 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Andrews indicted on sex abuse charges

A man arrested in September and charged with several sexual crimes against teens and pre-teens over a period years was indicted on those charges and more by a Clarke County Grand Jury. Mack Charles Andrews Jr. More...

Norris running for re-election as Revenue Commissioner

Clarke County Revenue Commissioner Terry Norris has announced that she is a candidate for reelection. “As a clerk of twenty years and as an elected official, I have never forgotten that I work for the people of Clarke County. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Doing the “Bentley Shuffle”

Have you heard about the new dance craze? It’s called the ‘Bentley Shuffle.” It’s not exactly sweeping the nation, but it is trying to gain a foothold on Goat Hill. More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Bentley’s road program biggest in 60 years

I t seemed to go under the radar last year but the Bentley administration quietly inaugurated the largest road-building program seen in the state in over six decades. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Pine Hill Baptist to host gospel singing Feb. 1 More...

Spiritually Speaking

He that has ears to hear, let him hear

Peggy and I had a date night! We went to see “Saving Mr. Banks.” We picked up caramel popcorn and a soft drink at the concession stand, took our seats, and began to enjoy the caramel popcorn. More...

Mental Conditioning

So many people today are living in “survival” mode. More...

Sports

Tigers defeat CCHS in Grove Hill The issue of releasing pen-raised quail

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity boys basketball team had won all six of its area games for the regular season. THS defeated Class 4A, Area 1 opponent and county rival, the Clarke County High Bulldogs, 42-35 Jan. 24 in Grove Hill. More...

Sweet Water High School football banquet

Sweet Water seniors (from left): K.D. Vincent, Daniel Sewell, Charles Sampson, Tanner Luker, Tate Gibbs, Demarcus Gamble, Justin Dunning, Ryan Chafin, Ryan Black and Jakoby Aldridge. More...

Luker honored at football banquet

Outgoing Sweet Water High School head football coach Stacy Luker was honored at the Sweet Water football banquet Sunday afternoon. SWHS principal Stan Stokley told the Biblical story of Nehemia rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem. More...

Winter storm shuts down Southwest Alabama

Clarke County will continue in the grip of icy, wintry weather at least until midday Thursday. More...

Area residents making the best of being iced in

Twins Rayne and Sage Baugh are the daughters of Ember and Tim Baugh of the Greenwood community between Thomasville and Grove Hill. More...

Photographer enjoys Thomasville’s hospitality

Photographer Kirsten Detec is traveling across the country, retracing the steps of Farm Security Administration photographers who worked during the 1930s and ’40s. More...

Weather impacts newspaper deliveries

The Thomasville Times was printed on its normal Wednesday press day but because of the bad weather and icy road conditions, distribution to mail patrons and area newsstands may have been delayed. More...

Photo

Thomasville Volunteer firefighters meet Tuesday morning to discuss how to address potential fires and accidents during the winter storm. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

SASS to conduct Mardi Gras Parade downtown The Society of Southern Sass will conduct its annual Mardi Gras Parade Saturday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. downtown Thomasville. The entry fee is free. More...

People

Salvation Army recognizes bell ringing winners

The Salvation Army acknowledged and thanked the ten participating schools for the 2013 Red Kettle Bell Ringing competition. The first place winner was Thomasville Elementary School, under the leadership of Ms. Gillis and Ms. Williams. More...

January declared .National Radon Action Month'

January 2014 has been declared "National Radon Action Month" according to the Environmental Protection Agency. Health agencies throughout the United States have joined forces to promote awareness of the leading cause of lung cancer for non-smokers. More...

Fulton VFD awards

The Fulton Volunteer Fire Department held its annual Christmas supper at Gaston's Grill Dec. 14, and presented its year-end awards to firefighters. More...

School

February is Career Technical Education Month

Students and faculty in the Thomasville High School Career and Technical Education programs will celebrate Alabama Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month on February 1-28, 2014. More...

Lewis named Employee of the Week

The Cooperative Education Program at Thomasville High School is pleased to announce our "Employee/Employer of the Week". Laken Lewis, right, is a junior at THS. More...

SWHS inducts new members into Senior Beta Club

Senior Beta Club officers, left to right, are: Grace Lewis - treasurer; Chynna Ernest - president; Kelley Byrd - vice-president and Patience Smith - secretary. More...

For The Record

Marriage license applications

Ariel Bolivar Racine Jr. and Yshika Andrea Hosea. Marriage license applications are just that—applications for licenses, not necessarily actual marriages. More...

Property deeds listed

Jan 16-22Irene Johns to BlanchiePowell.State of Alabama toMike Powell. More...

Thomasville PD report

The following incident reports were recorded by the Thomasville Police Department: Peddler was reported Jan. 20 at Comfort Inn on North Park Drive. Theft of property, third degree, was reported Jan. 20 at Dollar General on Alabama Ave. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Knight

Johnnie C. Knight, 93, of Thomasville died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014 at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was a retired millwright from MacMillan-Bloedel Inc. and was a member of the Thomasville Church of God. More...

Myrick

Zula Mae Myrick, 73, of Thomasville died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Jan. 24, 1940 in Forrest, Miss. She was a retired licensed practical nurse and a member of the Thomaston Baptist Church. More...

Tucker

Charles Austin Tucker, 83, of Sweet Water died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at Rush Foundation Hospital. He was born June 20, 1930 in Campground. More...


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