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November 17, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

A guide to climate farming

AUBURN — Forecasts show a worsening drought expanding across the Southeast. Drought threatens Southeastern states’ economic health. In Alabama alone, major row crops generated more than $663 million in 2015.  More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Just win, baby

The late Al Davis, owner of the Oakland  Raiders, most famous quote consisted of three little words, “Just win, baby.”  More...

Pollsters mouths ajar in shock

Donald   J.  Trump’s election to the presidency left pollsters and pundits from every media outlet and news network with egg on their mouths ajar in shock.  More...

Remembering President Kennedy

November 17, 1983  Twenty years ago next week  More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Vineland Baptist will host ladies Bible study   The ladies of Vineland Baptist Church will begin a video Bible study on Saturday, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch will be served. More...

He alone is faithful and worthy of worship

Many place their hope in the stock market or the price of gold or the property they own.  More...

Sports

Tigers beat Bibb, on to quarters

The Thomasville High School Tigers football game defeated the Bibb County High School Choctaws 41-21 Nov. More...

Handley next for Thomasville

The Thomasville High School Tigers football team (9-2) will host the Handley High School Tigers of Roanoke (10-2) Friday, Nov. 18 in the third round of the Class 4A state playoffs at D.F. Anderson Field. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. More...

Bulldogs stop conversion, beat Wadley

A batted down two-point conversion pass saved the day for the Sweet Water Bulldogs at Wadley Friday night.  The bat down prevented Wadley from taking the lead in a 21-20 game. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Dunagan

Henry Griffin Dunagan, 85, of Jackson died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 at Jackson Medical Center.  More...

Slade

Funeral services for Mrs. Wilma Bly Slade, 96, were on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. John Bonner officiating. More...

Ratcliff

Moses Lee Ratcliff, 73, died Nov. 12, 2016 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 26, 1943.  He is survived by his wife Shirley M. Ratcliff and nine children.  Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 18 from 3-5 p.m. More...

Council wants action taken on U.S. budget

The Thomasville City Council talked Monday night about the stunning election of New York real estate developer Donald J. Trump over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton last Wednesday morning for President of the United States. More...

Council approves Police Dept. hires

The Thomasville City Council approved the hiring of two new employees for the Thomasville Police Department at Monday night’s meeting. More...

Beach’s Sweet Dreams

A cake is sugar, flour, eggs, and cream. But Ashley Beach’s cakes are much more than that! Beach’s cakes have a little something extra, and if you haven’t tasted one, you are missing a treat. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

The Chamber to host Business Bingo Nov. 20   The Thomasville Alabama Chamber of Commerce will host Business Open House Bingo Sunday, Nov. 20 from 1-4 p.m.  The contest rules are as follows:  Visit each of the businesses listed on Nov. More...

People

Hall of Fame Banquet set for Saturday

Six Thomasvillians will be inducted into the Thomasville Sports Hall of Fame on Nov. 19. This year’s ceremony will be held at Thomasville Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.  Gerald Stephens and Tommy Joe Tarleton will be posthumously inducted. More...

Morgan-Cooper to wed in December

Mr. and Mrs. Rusty Morgan of Thomasville announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Beth Morgan, to John Jackson Cooper IV, the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Jackson Cooper III of Crawfordville, Fla.  More...

Sellers announced ‘Employee of the Week’

The Work Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School announced that Cierra Sellers, right, has been selected as the "Employee of the Week". More...

School

TMS hosted Womanless Beauty Pageant

The annual Womanless Beauty Pageant was Oct. 31 during the Halloween Assembly at Thomasville Middle School. More...

RiverBEST robotics competition awards were presented Nov.

The first annual RiverBEST robotics competition was Nov. 4 and 5 in Thomasville. Awards were presented Nov. 5 at the end of the competition in the Thomasville High School gym.  More...

October ‘Student of the Month’ is Luke Stephens

Sixth grader, Luke Stephens, right, has officially received his medal as "Student of the Month" for October from Thomas Reid, SGA president at Thomasville Middle School. More...

For The Record

Thomasville crime report

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

Property deeds

Nov. 3 - Nov. 9   Gerald Daniel Bradford Jr.-Other, to Gerald Daniel Bradford Jr.  John E. Reid, to Michael D. Webb.  Rebecca Fay Bahlman, to Rebecca Fay Bahlman.  Kyle Winters Calhoun, to Patricia C. Garrick.  Patricia C. More...

MEDICAL

GOT KNEE pain? Back pain? Shoulder pain? Get a painrelieving brace at little or no cost to you. Medicare patients call health hotline now! 1- 800-672- 9326. AS11/17   More...