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May 4, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Hotel group gets deed from TIDB

The Thomasville Industrial Development Board approved the transfer deed from the Thomasville Co-operative District to Thomasville Hospitality Inc. at its meeting Thursday evening. More...

Residents warned to watch for scams

BIRMINGHAM - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama is making their customers and Alabamians aware of a current spoofing scam targeting individuals throughout the country.  These scammers represent themselves as Blue Cross and Blue Shield employe More...

Special Sections

Editorials

What’s wrong with swamp people?

At some point this attraction, or jealousy, The Daily Show has toward the state of Alabama is necessarily going to have to be addressed. I don’t know if it’s healthy anymore.  More...

Bentley: infamous cartoon character

Well, folks, let’s put the final coup de grace to the Robert Bentley six year Governor’s reign and move on. Ole Bentley was quite a story his last two years. More...

1969 housing and prices in T’ville

May 3, 1984  It is amazing how much difference 15 years can make in some phases of life. The File of The Times dated 1969 points up these changes, particularly in the area of finance.  More...

Religion

Sacred Heart Church in Grove Hill celebrates the Sacrament of Confirmation

Pastor Travis Burnett welcomed Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi for the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation at Sacred Heart Church in Grove Hill Sunday, April 23. More...

He is willing and able, but we must be willing and available

Many lament about the spiritual decline in our nation. We see a culture in decline and the rising tide of secularism. More...

CHURCH CALENDAR

National Day of Prayer celebrated in Pine Hill   More...

Sports

THS soccer shows it belongs

The Thomasville High School Tigers Varsity team ended its season April 28 with a 4-1 loss to the St. Paul’s episcopal School Saints in Mobile. Goalkeeper Wil Vick had 21 saves. Bryce lolley scored the only goal for Thomasville. More...

State Meet Qualifiers

Thomasville High’s Keshawn Keller qualified in the Class 4A State Meet’s 400 meter dash. More...

Speed, pitching deliver for SW

Sweet Water - Speed on the bases and great pitching delivered Sweet Water to a second round sweep of Sumiton Christian 6-0, 10-0 Friday night in the Class 1A playoffs at Dawg Field. More...

Arrest made in Pine Hill Dollar General armed robbery

The Pine Hill Police Department arrested a male subject Wednesday night about 20 hours after he allegedly committed an armed robbery at the Dollar General in Pine Hill late Tuesday night.  More...

Pig Squeal show set for Saturday

Tractor Supply of Thomasville, Clarke County 4-H and the Clarke County Extension Office held a vendor fair Saturday afternoon for a variety of causes. More...

First US Bank recognizes retiring directors

Two retiring members of the board of directors of First US Bancshares, Inc., Gerald P. Corgill and Dr. A. J. (Lonnie) Strickland III, were recognized at the annual meeting in Thomasville April 26. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

May is National Older Americans Month   Each May, the Administration for Community Living (ACL) leads our nation’s celebration of Older Americans Month (OAM). More...

People

Mr. and Mrs. Micah Messer wed

Jessica Ann Higginbotham and Micah James Messer exchanged marriage vows before friends and family Dec. 17, 2016, at 5 p. m., at the First Baptist Church of Jackson. The Rev. Dr. Ben Stubblefield officiated the late afternoon ceremony. More...

Digmon awarded German Academic Exchange Service Scholarship

Auburn University graduate Kenneth "Ryder" Digmon of Thomasville, has been awarded a German Academic Exchange Service Scholarship, or DAAD. A fall 2016 graduate in the Raymond J. More...

Amason and Agee to marry May 20

Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Amason of Lafayette and Mr. and Mrs. Bain Agee of Pine Hill are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their children, Taylor Dannielle Amason to Jamie Lee Agee.  More...

School

TCS gains accreditation from AdvancED

The AdvancED review committee has recommended the Thomasville City Schools (TCS) District receive another five years of accreditation.  The committee performed an on-site review of the school district from April 24-26. More...

TES student Ambassadors welcome AdvanceED accreditation team

Members of the Thomasville Elementary School student Ambassadors welcomed member of the AdvancED accreditation team April 24 to the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

TES fourth grade 4- H birdhouse winners

Fourth grade students in the 4-H Club at Thomasville Elementary School recently participated in designing birdhouses for a contest. More...

For The Record

Thomasville crime report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending April 16:  • Juvenile– Burglary Third Degree  • Safwan Rashad Butler – Burglary Third Degree  • Michelle Denise Reid &ndash More...

Property deeds

April 20 - April 27   Travis Robert James, to Robert Klein Bridges.  Zachary C. Hare, to Zachary C. Hare.  Joshua L. Abell, to Samuel T. Chapman.  William C. Brady III, to Richard M. Davis.  Donna F. Lee, to Kevin M. More...

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of April 25- May 1 include: • Jason Lamar Jackson, 19, domestic violence strangulation or suffocation, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Chapman

Curtis Chapman, a native of Winn and a resident of Thomasville, made his transition from this life into eternal life on Friday, April 28, 2017.  More...

Hofmann

Elizabeth “Liz” Dunn Hofmann, 89, passed away peacefully the morning of April 17, 2017 in Sacramento, Calif. where she lived for 51 years. She was a kind and caring lady. More...

Pugh

George Curtis Pugh, 91, of Thomasville died April 27, 2017 at Grove Hill Memorial Hospital. He was born April 12, 1926 in Morvin to Howard and Lela Pugh. More...