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December 22, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

SBA offers loans for drought losses

ATLANTA - The U.S. More...

Rail Commission announces new stations

The Southern Rail Commission (SRC) announces the allocations for more than $2 million in funding through the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) to 11 communities in Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana, that are planning for restored and improved pa More...

Special Sections

People

Holiday Closings

Thomasville City Hall and city employees other than some police, will be off on Friday and Monday for the Christmas Holidays.  The Thomasville Times will close at 2 p.m. on Friday and all day Monday for the Christmas holiday.   More...

2016 Thomasville Parade Winners

New Greater First Baptist Church was named the top float for the 2016 Thomasville Chistmas parade at last Tuesday’s banquet. More...

Salvation Army Bell Ringers

Charlie and Janet Anderson ring each year. They also serve as "callers" to remind those who have volunteered to ring at the doors. More...

Religion

BIBLE TRIVIA

1. The main Christmas story is paraphrased from what two New Testament books? Mark/John, Acts/Romans, Matthew/Luke, Jude/Revelation 2. Approximately how old was Jesus when the wise men (Magi) arrived with their gifts? More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

Celebration of the Mass Dec. 24-25   Pastor Travis Burnett welcomes all to attend and join in the celebration of the Mass.  Christmas Eve services will be at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Butler at 4 p.m. More...

Every heart beat is a gift from God

Our hearts are amazing! The average adult heart beats 72 times a minute; 100,000 times a day; 3,600,000 times a year; and 2.5 billion times during a lifetime. More...

For The Record

Property deeds

Dated Dec. 9 - Dec. 14  Dorothy Callier, to Guyon Callier.  Casolene Powe-Other, to Casolene Powe.  Robert S. Bowling III, to Lee M. Davidson.  Gloria F. Moseley, to James N. More...

Thomasville crime report

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

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Dec. 6 - 20 include: • Justin Roberts, 23, speeding, driving while license suspended, arrested by Grove Hill Police Dept. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Hamilton

Jimmy Lavin Hamilton, 59, a former heavy equipment operator of Pine Apple died Dec. 14, 2016 at his home. He was born March 21, 1959 in Fulton to Willie and Mary Hamilton.  More...

Hill

Doris Kellen Hill, 88, of Grove Hill died Dec. 17, 2016 at Thomasville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born April 11, 1928 in Grove Hill to James Kimbrough and Jessie Lynn Kellen. More...

Day: A solid ’16 leads to promising 2017

Today we begin a three part series with Thomasville Mayor Sheldon Day on the city’s accomplishments in 2016 and a look ahead to 2017. More...

Roof work approved for TES

The Thomasville City Board of Education approved Dec. 12 a $64,849 bid from Standard Roofing Company of Montgomery for the reroofing of Thomasville Elementary School.  More...

Giving back to T’ville

The 2016 Thomasville Citizen of the Year is someone who prefers to stay “behind the scenes.”  More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Dannon Project hosting toy drive until Dec. 23 The Dannon Project is conducting its annual Toy Bash where they collect toys for boys and girls from tots to teens, children’s clothing, shoes of all sizes and backpacks. More...

Editorials

Clinton loses, again, bigly

It’s over. Really, its over. The Left wanted recounts, Trump gained 131 votes.  The Left demanded the Electoral College electors vote their conscious and even got B and C-list actors to do an infomercial for the cause. More...

Governor race trumps in Alabama

Historically speaking,  Alabamians have been more interested in the governor’s race than presidential politics.  More...

Almanac predictions and ads

December 19, 1951 It’s Almanac time in More...

School

TMS winners of the Patriot's Pen essay competition

Three students at Thomasville Middle School distinguished themselves by earning Youth Essay Certificates of Merit from the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and Auxiliary's Patriot's Pen essay competiti More...

‘Tackiest Christmas Sweater Contest’ winners

Ninth grader Peyton Lyles and senior Angelica Davis were the winners of the “Tackiest Christmas Sweater Contest" at Thomasville High School. They received their prizes on Dec. 14. More...

Ashcraft loads Salvation Army truck

Reece Ashcraft, fourth grade student at Thomasville Elementary School, helps to load the Salvation Army truck with cans of food collected by the students at TES. More...

Sports

Lady Tigers need consistency at point guard spot

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers basketball team lost 54-31 Dec. 16 to Demopolis in the THS gym.  Mariangela Morris had 14 points.  In addition, the THS girls lost 59-35 Dec. More...

Rollercoaster Tigers win two, lose two

The early season for Thomasville High School varsity boys basketball team continues to be up-and-down.  THS lost 34-31 to the St. Luke’s Wildcats of Mobile Monday night in the DeMarquis Besteda Tournament at Jackson High School. More...

Panthers fall twice

The Marengo High School Panthers varsity boys basketball team lost 54-52 on Dec. More...