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December 28, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Christmas Ministry Dinners

The churches of Thomasville combined their good efforts to distribute more than 750 Christmas dinners to the needy and home-bound on Christmas Day. More...

Fire incident at Morningview Drive

The Thomasville Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire call at a home on Morningview Drive in Thomasville. The resident had lost control of a stove fire. More...

Special Sections

People

Salvation Army Bell Ringer

Eric "Rick” Williams (right) of Packers Bend brought in food to the Salvation Army. He is well known throughout the Thomasville area for his lawn service business. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Coffeeville needs help expanding the cemetery   The Coffeeville Cemetery is filling in a sloped area of the cemetery to make more room.  Donations are needed for the work and for the regular maintenance of the cemetery. More...

He will deliver us when we call

On one special occasion, Queen  Elizabeth, decided to honor a nobleman for his service by giving him a ring.  As she presented him the ring she said, “If you are ever in trouble, send the ring to me and I will help you.”  More...

All I can do is all I can do

I I t is the Friday before Christmas and it just dawned on me that the people at The Times will need my devotional column for next week’s paper early, probably today.  I called them and got a recording. More...

Sports

THS sweeps Sweet Water

The Thomasville High School Tigers varsity boys basketball team won 50-48 over the Sweet Water High Bulldogs Dec. 19 in the THS gym.  Avery Malone had 15 points, and Braxton Williams had 10 points. More...

Tigers Wrestling Team

Isaiah Pritchett and the Thomasville High School Tigers Wrestling Team will host SatsumaandNorthridgeina5p.m.matchonJan.5,2018,intheTHSgym.The Tigers will travel Jan. 12 and 13 to Tallassee, Jan. More...

Four Tigers named All-State 4A by Alabama Sports Writers

Second Team Wide Receiver Braye Washington More...

ALEA looks for hit-run vehicle

Two people were killed and two more injured in Christmas holiday wrecks in the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s Grove Hill post area. More...

2018 Citizen of the Year

Mother’s principles lead Allen

Building relationships with the people of Thomasville has been the life’s work of Rev. More...

Grove Hill attorney Keahey dies

Grove Hill attorney Ronnie E. Keahey, 75, died in the early morning hours of Christmas Day at M. D. Anderson Medical Center in Houston, Texas.  He had practiced law in Grove Hill for 47 years.  More...

Meth takes a toll on those who use it and has nasty effects on communities

Across most of the US, states are struggling to quell a worsening opiate epidemic. While this is happening, one problem continues to rage on in states across the country. NBC News reported on meth with some shocking results.  More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

RSVP to offer free tax preparation   More...

Editorials

The weather was the 2017 story

It wasn’t hard to come up with the top story of 2017. It was the weather. More...

We lost some icons this year

At the close of each year, my tradition is to acknowledge the passing away of significant political leaders from the political stage in our beloved state. More...

The wonder of Christmas is caught up in the sights, sounds and scents

The sights, the sounds, the scents of  Christmas! What would it be without them? So many of our holiday traditions are rooted in these words that all start with the letter “S”, the one that ends the magic word, Christmas.  More...

School

Thomasville Middle School Robotics Team receives donation from IP

The Thomasville Middle School Robotics Team recently received a $945 donation from International Paper. The team recently competed in South's BEST at Auburn University. More...

THS students celebrated for WorkKeys goals

A reception was hosted Dec. 15 in the Thomasville High School Media Center Library to celebrate seniors who had reached ACT WorkKeys benchmarks. More...

For The Record

Sheriff’s report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Dec. 19-25 include:  More...

Property deeds

Dec. 14 - Dec. 21   Robert Rowe Stewart, to L.M. Stewart.  Phyllis Doretha Wilcox, to Walter Ralph Henderson.  Robert L. Dunagan, to John M. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Keahey

Ronnie Eldred Keahey, 75, of Grove Hill, passed away Dec. 25, 2017 at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.  He was born Aug. 21, 1942 to George D. Keahey, Sr. and Katie Ford-Keahey. More...

Molloy

Ruth Pennington Molloy passed away late Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, at her home in Pine Hill. She was born to Prentice P. Pennington and Willie Lollar Pennington in Sulligent on Sept. 12, 1926. She married Robert B. Molloy on Oct. More...