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December 10, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Carpenter finds her niche at TES

Leslie Carpenter started out her career in Social Services but felt a better calling was to teach. The Thomasville Elementary School Special Education teacher has found her niche, motivating special needs children to greater achievement.  More...

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Handicapping of Strange, Battle, Boozer and Merril in Gubernatorial Derby

This week we will continue our analysis of the potential horses in the 2018 Alabama Gubernatorial Derby. So far, we have counted down from 18 to 8. More...

Welcome to T’ville

Welcome to Thomasville!   It’s a refrain I’ve heard plenty of during my first week here. One of the first experiences was taking in the Silverlight Quartet at the Thomasville Civic Center. What a great way to start.  More...

School

Bus wrecked on Bashi Road

There was an accident on Bashi Road on Tuesday involving a bus and a car. The only damage to the bus was a flat tire. The car involved in the accident is pictured on page 8A. More...

THS to offer CNA training to students

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) in Montgomery gave notice Nov. More...

Parents participate in TES workshop

Parents in the Pre-K program at Thomasville Elementary School participated in a technology workshop Nov. 30. More...

Sports

Tigers roll to hot start

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity boys basketball team defeated Demopolis High 65-43 on Dec. 4 in the THS gym. More...

ASC gets win at Springhill

MOBILE – Alabama Southern downed the Badgers of Springhill College 99-72 Friday night in Mobile to improve to 6-5 on the season.  Daniel Kinchen led the way for ASCC with 23 points on the night followed by Dez Williams with 19 points, Jaco More...

Marengo downs rival Sweet Water

The Marengo High School Panthers varsity boys team defeated the Sweet Water High Bulldogs 46- 38 last Thursday in Dixons Mills.  Cordarius Pritchett had 13 points, 10 rebounds, two assists and six steals for the Panthers, and Michael Kennedy had More...

Brighter Day for Thomasville

2015 in Review Plans for a new hospital and economic development adorn the office of Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day. More...

Deputies arrest man on sex crime

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Department, with assistance from the Thomasville Police Department, arrested a local man on a sex crime against a minor Tuesday night.  Thomasville Police Chief Mitch Stuckey said his officers assisted sheriff d More...

School Board to advertise renovations

The Thomasville City Schools District planned to advertise bids beginning Dec. 9 for comprehensive renovations to the campus of Thomasville Elementary School.  Bids will be opened at 2 p.m. on Jan. 12, 2016, Dr. More...

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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

Blevins - Shook to Marry Dec. 12

Ashley Blevins and Arron Shook announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage The bride-elect is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Howard Blevins of Thomasville. More...

Reid's quilt has stories to tell

When Runelle Reid worked as an aide in Madge Megginson's second grade class at Thomasville Elementary School, she often read popular children's stories to the students. More...

Bell volunteers hoping to help others

Golden Dragon employees, Tasha Pendleton (left) of Grove Hill and Lakeysha Burroughs of St. Stephens volunteered to ring the bell last week for Salvation Army at Tractor Supply to help others. More...

Religion

Research Club brings gifts to TBC

Research Club members met Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 at Thomasville Baptist Church to bring angel tree gifts. More...

Most important owner’s manual is called the Bible

Last week I purchased a previously owned pickup truck. If I still owned all of the vehicles that I have bought in my life, I could open my own used car dealership.  Hopefully I have learned a few things in the process. More...

Christians need to see, stop, think, relax

Noise is a major distraction. More...

For The Record

Property deeds listed

Nov. 19- Nov. 24   Janet M. McKee, to McKee Properties LLC.  Carlos Newton, to Dusty Newton.  Sheila S. Rorer, to David Cumlander.  Eddie Armstead, to Eddie Armstead.  Eddie Armstead, to Jerry Armstead.  Alan J. More...

Thomasville Crime Report

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

Obituaries - Free Access

Smith

Nellie Mae Smith, 86, a homemaker of Thomasville, died Nov. 30, 2015 at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.  She was born Dec. More...