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April 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Liquor review meeting set for Los Compadres

A downtown Thomasville restaurant has asked to be reviewed for a restaurant retail liquor license by the Thomasville Alcohol License Review Committee at a meeting on Wednesday, April 19 at 9 a.m. More...

More Rain for Thomasville

More rain fell on Thomasville during Monday morning’s storms that raked the city. Here, drivers navigate the wet Highway 43 at Tallahatta Road.   More...

Special Sections

People

4-H Chick Chain deadline Friday

The Clarke County 4-H Club is once again offering youth the opportunity to take part in the 4-H Chick Chain project. More...

Baby Lambs

Some baby lambs enjoy a rest at Double D Farm near Thomasville. More...

Drinkard speaks to Worthwhile Club

The Worthwhile Club met on March 8 in the club room. Carolyn Drinkard was the guest speaker presenting a program on The Arts. Hostesses were Marie Slade and Laurelle Stoudenmire. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Joyful Harmonizers hosted April 8 at Antioch   The new group, Joyful Harmonizers, of Thomasville will make their debut Saturday, April 8 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Is Jesus close by your side?

We are reminded throughout God’s Word that He has given us the gift of choice and its consequences. Nowhere are we told that we cannot choose our destinies. More...

Sports

Tigers face crucial week

After a week off for Spring Break, the Thomasville High School Tigers soccer program must face Class 4A-5A, Area 2 opponents this week.  THS was set to travel Tuesday evening to Andalusia High and will host Citronelle High today, April 6 before More...

THS Tigers win three for the week

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity baseball team defeated Clarke County High 6-2 March 28 at THS field.  Braxton Chaney was the winning pitcher. More...

Sweet Water goes 2-2 at Spring Break Tournament

The Sweet Water Bulldogs went 2-2 in the Baldwin County Beach Bash Tournament at Bay Minette and Robertsdale. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Courtney

William “Bill” C. Courtney, 81, of Adger, passed away March 29, 2017. More...

Storms rumble thru Monday

A strong line of storms rolled through thomasville during day break Monday morning. More...

Sparks wins Idol 9 contest at Auburn

AuBurn - Adam Sparks hadn’t been in a singing competition since he was in high school, much less win one. But all that changed on March 24. More...

Senate passes large bill for state education

MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Senate today approved by a 29-2 vote a historically strong budget for the Education Trust Fund.  More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Rooster Day April 8 in Demopolis Demopolis will host its annual rooster day on Saturday, April 8. More...

Editorials

Shelby’s Supreme Plan

When he visited  Thomasville back in late February, U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) called federal judge Neil Gorsuch, “a good man.”  Shelby also said that he looked forward to getting Gorsuch confirmed to the U.S. More...

New meaning to the word collusion

Lots of folks are still mad about our lame duck governor Robert Bentley naming Attorney General Luther Strange to Jeff Sessions Senate seat.  If the sitting attorney general of a state openly states that he is investigating the governor for misf More...

Noises all night and into the morning

April 6, 1955  Our city council would do well to adopt some kind of ordinance to stop unnecessary noises at night. More...

School

Gifted students visit Washington

Students in the Thomasville City Schools Gifted Program traveled to Washington, D.C. during Spring Break. Their itinerary was packed full of memorable adventures each day. Above, students visit Mt. More...

TMS and THS 2017-2018 cheerleaders

Thomasville High School cheerleaders for the 2017-2018 school year, from left, are (back row) Celeste Brewer (mascot), Mya Jackson, Sabrina Wright, Whitney Bishop, Breanna Walker, Maryanna Morris, Kristin Gleason and Chloe Drinkard; (front row) Teah More...

Leach recently inducted into Phi Sigma Theta

Phi Sigma Theta announces that Ella Yvonne Leach the daughter of Robert and Linda Leach of Thomasville has recently become a member of Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society of the University of Alabama.  Phi Sigma Theta is a national honor soci More...

For The Record

Property deeds

March 23 - March 29   Harold Lassiter, to Shawn Lassiter.  Billy W. Harrison, to Wayne D. Harrison.  Billy W. Harrison, to Wayne D. Harrison.  Robert C. More...

Thomasville crime report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending April 2:  • Clinton Anthony Green – Possession of a Controlled Substance  • Tyrees Devell Harris - Criminal Mischief First Degree (Greater More...

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of March 28- April 3 include:  • Joshua Willard Fuller, 34, probation violation (new charge-felony), arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept.  • Craft Maurice Cr More...