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September 1, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Murray Jean Jowers pays it forward

For the past 10 years, Murray Jean Jowers has been on a personal mission to help others. It all started when her husband Woodrow was diagnosed with COPD and then later developed both cancer and dementia. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Camille, Ivan, Dennis and Katrina

Monday was the 11th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. More...

Come one, come all to the Labor Day Terry family reunion

With Labor Day approaching signifies that it the long hot summer will soon be coming to an end. It seems that the summers are getting hotter and hotter. I was born and raised in south Alabama so I was accustomed to long hot summers. More...

File of Post-War 1946

September 1, 1983   More...

School

Marshall named ‘Intern of the Week’

The Worked Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School has selected Kayla Marshall (right) as the "Intern of the Week". More...

TMS and THS faculty show spirit at pep rally

Members of the Thomasville High School and Middle School faculty and administration led cheers Aug. 26 during the pep rally in the school gym for the Sweet Water football game. More...

Teachers learn new software

Professional development is a continual process in the Thomasville City Schools District. Teachers from Thomasville High School received training Aug. More...

For The Record

Property deeds

Aug. 18 - 23   Joyce Counselman, to Joyce Counselman.  William L. Hicks, to Linda Barnes.  John R. Anderson Sr., to Tyler Montana Jul Prescott.  Audrey Little Anderson, to Tyler Montana Jul Prescott.  Richard P. More...

Thomasville crime report

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

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Aug. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Criswell

Bob Ray Criswell, 89, of Orange Beach died Aug. 24, 2016 at Springhill Memorial Hospital.  He was born Oct. 9, 1926 in Moore's Valley. He was a retired construction contractor.  More...

Glass

Lavetta Louise Glass, 93, a homemaker of Thomaston died Aug. 22, 2016 at Anderson Hospital in Meridian, Miss.  She was born April 19, 1923 in Thomaston. She was a member of Sardis Baptist Church.  More...

May

Honree May, 74, of Pine Hill died Aug. 27, 2016 at his home. He was born Feb. 10, 1942 in West Bend to Reese May and Callie Stewart May. More...

Pine Hill Mayor Elect to focus on streets

PINE HILL - New Pine Hill Mayor Elect Leslie “Dusty” McDanal felt it was important to gauge his fellow voters about their priorities and not his own. More...

Family Security buys Bank of Pine Hill

PINE HILL - The Bank of Pine Hill has agreed to a buy out by Family Security Credit Union of Decatur.  L. More...

Canfor moves HQ to Mobile

Canfor Corporation, the Canadian firm out of Vancouver, British Columbia, which owns the Scotch Gulf lumber mill in Fulton, has announced it is moving its headquarters to Mobile.  More...

ALEA to be out in force

MONTGOMERY– Speeding, driving under the influence and driving while distracted top the list of deadly driving behaviors.  More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

School district Title I meeting hosted Sept. 1   The annual school district Title I meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 1 at 5:30 p.m. in the Thomasville High School Library Media Center.  All parents are invited to attend. More...

People

Jenks - Pierce to wed Sept. 3

Sarah Nicole Jenks and Todd Randal Pierce announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.  The bride-elect is the daughter of Paula and Mike Mashburn of Thomasville and John and Pam Jenks of Holt, Fla.  The prospective groom is the son More...

Amos named ‘Employee of the Week’

The Work Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School announces that Haley Amos, right, has been selected as the "Employee of the Week". With Amos is Cliff Amos, co-owner of The Specialty Shack. More...

Salvation Army accepting Angel Tree registration

The Salvation Army will begin accepting Angel Tree registration on the following dates: Oct. 3, 4, 5 and 6 between the hours of 9 a.m. More...

Religion

God often turns a difficult situation into a blessing

God often brings a difficult situation into our lives so He can turn it into a delightful memory so we can remind ourselves of His love and mercy.  Often when we face an impossible dilemma, He turns it into a blessing that will provide a story o More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Ladies Bible study to meet at T’ville Baptist   There will be a Ladies Community Bible Study at Thomasville Baptist Church in room 206 on Sept. More...

Mental Conditioning

Whatever happens, you’ll get through this and you will be stronger than ever before.  In life you are going to face opposition, especially on your journey as a champion.  The adversity is going to be bigger and stronger all the time. More...

Sports

Tigers open with big win over Dogs

The Thomasville High School Tigers football team defeated the Sweet Water High School Bulldogs 42-25 Aug. 26 at D.F. More...

Four mistakes cost Sweet Water

Despite a great opening scoring drive, Sweet Water spent the remaining part of the first half self-destructing.  More...

Thomasville heads to W.S. Neal Friday

The Thomasville High School Tigers football team will travel Friday, Sept. 2 to battle the W.S. Neal High Blue Eagles in East Brewton. More...