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November 5, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Why I ring: Bill Hill

By Carolyn Drinkard Special to the Times   More...

Relay for Life is coming back for 2016

After the 2015 Relay for Life in Thomasville, the event’s local organizers thought it would be a good idea to take a break from the fundraiser for the American Cancer Society.  But by the end of the year, new volunteers have stepped up to More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Not bothered by all the early candidates

Everybody is talking about the Presidential Election in November, but not this November… next year. Isn’t it funny? More...

Talking about the presidency in 1951

So far as can be seen now, there are only men who don’t three want to be President. They are Eisenhower, Byrd Dole and me. More...

Immigration reform is a challenge for Republicans

The 2016 Presidential election has not only begun, it is well under way. It is now a lengthy process that spans the four-year presidential term. The race entire essentially begins the day a president is sworn into office. More...

School

Appreciate and learn about other cultures

World Heritage International Student Exchange Program (WH) is seeking representatives to work with volunteer host families and international exchange students in the community.  More...

Kidd named Employee of the Week

The Worked Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School announces that Ashleigh Kidd, right, has been selected as the "Employee of the Week". More...

First grader donates savings to charity

Cole Stephens saved his change and paper money, given to him by his parents and grandparents. Recently, he asked his mother if he could give it to "charity". More...

For The Record

Property deeds listed

Oct. 22-28 Willie R. Scott, to Willie R. Scott. Stacie J. Pitre, to JP Morgan Chase Bank National Association. Bank of America NA, to The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development of Washington, D.C. Robert Burham, to Ronald M. Baggett. More...

TPD report

The Thomasville Police Department file the following charges during the week ending Nov.  More...

Clarke County Sheriff’s Department arrest report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail the week of Oct. 27-Nov. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Parnell

Eula Maxine Parnell, 95 of Pine Hill, died Oct. 29, 2015 at Camden Nursing Facility. She was born July 10, 1920 in Rockville. She was a former seamstress and a member of Sunny South Baptist Church.  More...

Phillips

Gracie Mae Phillips, 67 of Coffeeville, died Oct. 25, 2015 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born Sept. 10, 1948 in Selma. She was a former seamstress.  More...

Phillips

Mary Louise West Phillips, 93 a homemaker of Thomasville died Oct. 24, 2015 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. She was born June 28, 1922 in Thomasville. She was a member of Creels Chapel United Methodist Church.  More...

Gray charged with stealing from GSM

By Arthur McLean Editor   The Thomasville Police Department has arrested Sonya Fendley Gray and charged her with theft by deception first degree in connection with funds stolen from a local business.  More...

THS, other games moved to tonight

The threat of bad weather is leading some Alabama high schools to reschedule their first round playoff games to Thursday night instead of Friday.  The Thomasville High School Tigers football team (6-4, 5-1 in Class 4A, Region 1) will face the Da More...

Noble named TMS Teacher of the Year

Stephanie Daniels Noble (right) was chosen “Teacher of the Year” Oct. 30, at the Thomasville Middle School Halloween Assembly. Also pictured is Principal Sandra Williams. More...

Driver’s license offices to reopen

Alabama driver’s licenses offices in 30 counties that closed just a month ago due to what was said to be inadequate funding will reopen this week, many on a one-daya month basis.  More...

Wage and hour growth surpasses expectations

Alabama Department of Labor Commissioner Fitzgerald Washington announced last week that Alabama’s 2015 wage and hour employment growth has surpassed earlier expectations. More...

Calendar

Community Calendar

Family Anonymous meets every Thursday   Family Anonymous is a support group for friends and family of people who have an addiction to drugs, an abusive partner and any other addiction. More...

People

Thank You

The family of Mary Louise Phillips would like to thank everyone for the love and support shown to us during the loss of our loved one. A special thank you to Southern Care  Hospice, Dr. T.B. More...

Pioneer Day draws a crowd

The sixteenth annual Pioneer Day drew a big crowd Saturday to the grounds of the Clarke County Museum in Grove Hill. Old time crafts and chores were demonstrated by reenactors in period dress. More...

Local races shape up

Qualifying for offices on the ballot in 2016 ends Friday at 5 p.m. The primaries will be March 1 next year because of the presidential primaries and Alabama’s desire to be a factor in deciding the nominees.   Democrats  More...

Religion

Church Calendar

With One Accord Worldwide Ministries to speak on radio   With One Accord Worldwide Ministries, starting Nov. More...

Call old Zeke, the first physical therapist

Dem bones, dem bones, dem dry bones, now hear the word of the Lord. More...

In Him there is no possibility of leaving us or forsaking us

It was his first day in art class. Mark was determined to draw a portrait of Jesus. He began one drawing and then another. More...

Sports

Bulldogs blanked by Red Devils 41-0

By Barry H. Hendrix The Thomasville Times   The Sweet Water High School Bulldogs football team was defeated 41-0 Oct. 30 by the Maplesville High Red Devils at Nolan Atkins Stadium.  More...

Marengo loses to Southern Choctaw 27-12

By Barry H. Hendrix The Thomasville Times   The Marengo High School Panthers lost 27-12 Oct. More...

THS to play Thursday

By Barry H. Hendrix The Thomasville Times   The Thomasville High School Tigers football team (6-4, 5-1 in Class 4A, Region 1) will face the Dadeville High School Tigers (5-5, 4-2 in Class 4A, Region 3) Thursday, Nov. 5 on D.F. More...