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June 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

ALEA deals with four holiday deaths

MONTGOMERY — During the official Memorial Day holiday travel period — between 6 a.m. More...

SenioRx saves seniors on medication

The Alabama SenioRX Prescription Assistance program is a state funded program for Alabamians age 55 and older and persons with disabilities, who are diagnosed with chronic medical conditions requiring daily medication. More...

Authorities urged to look out for Marengo shooter and suspect’s vehicle

Authorities in Choctaw, Clarke and Wilcox Counties were asked to watch for a white 2004 model Lincoln which could be driven by a fleeing suspect from a Tuesday afternoon shooting in Marengo County.  More...

Special Sections

Editorials

On the cusp of a great summer

As May ends, and the summer months begin, it appears Thomasville is on the cusp of some great things. More...

Looking back -45 years ago

May 31, 1984   More...

Taking a look at the lay of the land

As the race for our open U.S. Senate seat begins, let’s look at the lay of the land.  More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Creels Chapel to host homecoming Creels Chapel UMC will host homecoming service Sunday, June 4 at 11 a.m. Lunch will follow. After lunch, there will be a singing. Everyone is invited to attend. The Rev. Jim DuFriend is the pastor. Dr. More...

Problems are not political but spiritual

Many anthropologists who study human behavior say that the one universal behavior is worship. More...

Sports

Oklahoma eliminates Auburn again

For the second straight year, the Oklahoma Sooners have ended Auburn’s softball season.  Two runs were not enough for the Tigers on Saturday afternoon at Jane B Moore Field, as the defending National Champions earned a 5-2 victory. More...

Thomasville High School Baseball Awards Banquet

Zack Woodard was awarded the Thomasville High School baseball team’s Team Captain, Silver Slugger and Academic Award by Head Coach Robby Carpenter. More...

Thomasville boys and girls basketball awards

The Thomasville High School boys varsity and junior varsity were honored May 19 at the Thomasville Church of God. More...

Bike couple hurt in I-75 accident

A Memorial Day weekend outing for a group of Clarke County motorcycle enthusiasts turned tragic in Chattanooga Friday afternoon when an accident severely injured two riders. More...

Windham bus tour starts Friday at CACC

The Katheryn Tucker Windham bus tour, celebrating the life of the Thomasville author will be Friday, starting at Katheryn Tucker Windham Museum at Coastal Alabama Community College at Thomasville at 9 a.m.  More...

Fallen soldiers honored

The men and women who have fallen in the line of duty for the united States’ armed services were honored at a Monday morning Memorial Day event with a thoughtful but brief ceremony in front of Thomasville’s war memorial. More...

Trump should fire RFS standard

President Donald Trump changed his mind on many issues since taking office — China is no longer a currency manipulator and NATO is an important institution. More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thomasville Public Library will host free summer events The Thomasville Public Library opened registration for children and teens wishing to read for prizes over the summer on May 1. More...

People

Guy and Anderson to wed

Jessica Nichole Guy and Adam James Anderson of Whatley announce their upcoming marriage.  The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jill Barnes of Grove Hill and Billy Guy of Millry. More...

Newsome’s cabbage measures 36”

Addie Newsome, Daryl Newsome and John Tyler Newsome show a cabbage that measured 36" across. The family uses only Bonnie Farms plants.  More...

Dixon announced as the recipient of the 2017 Panthers Alumni Scholarship

The Panthers Alumni Scholarship group announces that Nakalia S. Dixon is the 2017 scholarship recipient of $800. More...

School

Summer school approved by TCBE

The Thomasville City Board of Education approved May 23 an eightweek summer school program for students of Thomasville High School and Thomasville Middle School.  The program will last from Monday, June 5, to July 28.  More...

THS Thespian banquet was hosted May 16

The annual Thomasville High School Thespian banquet was May 16 at Pineview Baptist Church. Seniors from left are Tre'Anna Lockett, Drue Lyles, Harlee McLean and Alyne Scarbrough. More...

School nurses celebrated at TCS

National School Nurse Day was celebrated May 10. Thomasville City Schools honored the school nurses and any school system employees who were registered nurses. More...

For The Record

Property deeds

May 17- May 24   William G. Robinson, to William G. Robinson.  Clay Venson Armstrong, to Clay Venson Armstrong.  Daniel V. Lee, to Wesley Arnold.  Ruby Qualls, to William A. Hughes.  Linda J. More...

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of May 23-29 include: • Joshuey Lidel Cowan, 24, permit to carry pistol in vehicle or concealed – license required, arrested by Coffeeville Police Dept. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Corgill

Barbara Allen Corgill, 87, of Thomasville, died May 28, 2017 at Mobile Infirmary. She was born Jan. 25, 1930 in Clayhill to James Paul and Ruby F. Corgill. More...