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September 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

City to regulate yard sales

The Thomasville City Council was informed Monday night that city officials are investigating how to regulate recurring yard sales.  More...

Pine Hill Depot Day is Saturday

Pine Hill’s annual Depot Day will be this Saturday at the Pine Hill Municipal Complex, beginning at 9 a.m. and continuing until 4 p.m.  More...

Boys and Girls Club dinner

The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Alabama will have its annual Campaign for Kids dinner and fundraiser Oct. 1 at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

Sept. 11 memorial service

The Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 5106 held a memorial service for the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks last Friday at the veteran's memorial in downtown Thomasville. More...

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Continuing the visit to the Carolina highlands

Editor’s note: This is the continuation of a column started in the Sept. 3 issue of The Thomasville Times. D id we see any nature on our trip to the Highlands? We did, but only interspersed with food, shopping and culture. More...

Bennett left his mark on Alabama

When Jim Bennett left the Secretary of State’s office earlier this year, he set the record for the longest serving Secretary of State in the state’s history. More...

Religion

Everything else is seasonal, but the love of God is eternal

Fall is in the air but it is too early to stay. The heat and humidity is sure to return for yet a while, before Fall really arrives.  I almost said, “before Fall arrives to stay.” Fall never comes to stay.  More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Salvation Army in need of holiday volunteers   The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign will begin in November and end Christmas Eve.  The donations from the campaign go to help hundreds in this area.  Thomasville has had many vo More...

Sports

Tigers survive Satsuma in 20-14 victory

The Thomasville High School Tigers football team had to score two touchdowns in the fourth quarter to overcome the Satsuma High Gators 20-14 Sept. 11 at D.F. More...

Sweet Water falls to Mobile Christian

“They couldn’t stop our running game and we couldn’t stop their passing game,” said Sweet Water head football coach Pat Thompson of Friday night’s loss to Mobile Christian.  The passing game won on the scoreboard as More...

THS volleyball team wins two straight

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers volleyball team had a strong showing last week with four straight victories.  THS won 25-9 and 25-13 Sept. More...

THS homecoming court

Thomasville High School's homecoming game is Friday night at D.F. Anderson Field. More...

United Way kicks off 2016 campaign

The United Way of Southwest Alabama held its kick-off program for Clarke County Sept. 10 at the Grove Hill United Methodist Church.  Six volunteers and one local business were honored at the event.  More...

Ghost Walk date set Oct. 16-17

The Kathryn Tucker Windham Ghost Walk will be Oct. 16-17 this year.  Ghost Walk story telling hayrides will be Friday, Oct. 16. Rides start at 7 p.m. The festivities will continue Saturday, Oct. More...

Litter awareness week starting Sept. 20

The Clarke County Citizens Against Littering Committee will be sponsoring a countywide litter awareness and clean up week Sep. 20-26.  Citizens in Grove Hill are encouraged to clean up in town and along your streets during this week.  More...

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COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Discussion on special diets in public schools   Craig Hodge, the Director for the Child Nutrition Program of Clarke County will discuss special diets in a public school setting on Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  More...

People

Make bell ringing a family tradition

Want to spend some special time with your family? Then schedule a time to ring the bells for the less fortunate in Thomasville. Each year, many young families reserve the times right before Christmas to ring the bells with their children. More...

I guess they just don’t get it either!

I never realized that I was the topic of so many conversations until I had several different people casually mention to me this past week that they had tried to explain my connections to Coffeeville to other people.  More...

Vasquez named Employee of the Week

The Worked Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School announces Isaac Vasquez, left, has been selected as the "Employee of the Week". More...

School

THS welcomes new Art Teacher

Kaitlyn Scott is both a professional artist and an educator, and she is excited about her new job as Thomasville High School's visual arts teacher. Scott grew up in Lillian. More...

Thomasville High School FCCLA officers

FCCLA officers for 2016, in no certian order, are President-Amerie Gramelspacher, Vice President-Aubrey Brewer, Secretary-Mikayla Johnson, Publicity Chariman-Katherine Hill, Progam Chairman- Mallory More...

New teachers at Sweet Water High School

SWHS welcomes five new teachers. More...

For The Record

RECORDS

Property deeds listed  Sept. 3 - 10   Charles Allen, to Charles Allen.  Mary Carol Lawrence-As Trustee, to Jackson Scott Lawrence.  Mary Carol Lawrence-As Trustee, to Jackson Scott Lawrence.  Colby May to Charles A. More...

Thomasville Police report

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

Obituaries - Free Access

Campbell

James Enoch Campbell, 96, of Grove Hill died Sept. 7, 2015 at Mobile Infirmary.  He was born Dec. 7, 1918 in Wilcox County and moved to Grove Hill as a young child.  Mr. More...

Carlson

Irma Brady Carlson passed from this life to God’s arms on Sept. 12, 2015. After 94 wonderful years in this world, she succumbed to heart failure.  More...

Ratcliffe

Mildred Gibbs Bradford Ratcliffe of Pine Hill died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015 at her home.  She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. D. A. Gibbs; was born Jan. More...