July 26, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Judge DuBose wants own security

Circuit Judge Stuart DuBose asked the Clarke County Commission Tuesday for aid in the security of his office and courtroom in the new annex at the county courthouse. More...

Town Clerk Floyd resigns post

Michelle Floyd has resigned her position as Town Clerk in Grove Hill. She gave notice to the mayor and city council on July 16. Her last day on the job will be Aug 3. Floyd has served in the position since Jan. 1, 2007. More...

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Community

CARD OF THANKS

The family of Mrs. Clara Odie Anderson Roberts would like to express sincere appreciation to all those who provided such care and support during her illness and after her passing. To Dr. Stevens, Dr. Bontrager, Dr. More...

Arrests made and stolen property recovered in Jax

Two Prichard men are in custody after Jackson police officers found loads of stolen property in their possession in the early morning hours, Sunday, July 22. According to police reports, Sgt. Josh Garrett was on routine patrol around 2:15 a.m. More...

Free adoptions from pound

The city of Jackson's Animal Control Department will host a free adoption day at Wal-Mart Friday, July 27 from 10 a.m.-2p.m. for one day only the adoption fee for dogs will be waived. More...

Calendar

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Free booster giveaway set Free boosters for children, less than four feet, nine inches and between 40-80 pounds will be given away Thursday, (today), July 26 from 12 until 3 p.m. at the National Guard Armory on Highway 43 in Thomasville. More...

Church News

Area Church Announcements

Choir workshop set The El Shaddai AOH Church of God will have the 2007 Youth and Young Adult Community Choir Workshop Thursday, (tonight), July 26 and Friday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. nightly, Saturday, July 28 at 10 a.m. More...

Fulton Baptists make mission trip

On June 23-30 13 adults and youth from First Baptist Church of Fulton partnered with J. T. and Sheryl Turner of One Way Ministries in Birmingham for a mission trip to Sells, Ariz. More...

Grace Baptist Church VBS

Grace Baptist Church recently held Vacation Bible School. Here are some of the youngsters who attended. The theme was "Responding To The One True God" while taking a Jungle Jaunt. Kathy Clarke was the director. More...

Records

CLARKE COUNTY RECORDS

Marriage license applications Mark Allen Blakeney, to Shaun Denice Davis; Terry Michael Megginson Jr., to Heather Sharee Lindeen. More...

T'ville wet-dry debate

Wets see economic issues

Citizens of Thomasville will vote Aug. 14 on a referendum to legalize sales of alcoholic beverages in the city. Carroll Scarbrough is the chairman of the city Industrial Development Board. More...

Problems not worth revenue

"We've still got a lot of work to do," Rob Moore said of the days before the Aug. 14 vote for the referendum on alcohol sales in the City of Thomasville. More...

Commissioners want 'clearer understanding' of combined efforts for economic development

The Clarke County Commission is asking that officials with the Twin Rivers Economic Development Partnership and mayors throughout the county appear at the Aug. 13 work session. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Loper

Charlie Howard Loper, 88, of Chatom died July 20, 2007 in an automobile accident at State Line, Miss. He was born May 22, 1919. He was a veteran of World War II and a tank driver for the United States Army. More...

Beverly

Gilmer Beverly, 91, of Thomasville died July 21, 2007 at Camden Nursing Facility. He was born Dec. 2, 1915. More...

Champion

Hank Williams Champion, 51, of Pine Hill died July 19, 2007 at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa. He was born Nov. 7, 1955 in Pine Hill. He was a member of Pine Hill Baptist Church. More...

Sports

North Clarke All-Stars out at state

The North Clarke 14-year-old All-Star Team was eliminated from further competition in the Dixie Boys State Tournament on Saturday, July 21, when they fell to Troy 15 -5. More...

Thomasville again hosting World Series

Thomasville is hosting the 2007 Dixie Pre-Majors World Series for the third time in five years. Teams and fans from 11 southern states are converging on the city for the games. More...

Thank You!

North Clarke 14 Year-Old All-Stars, along with their coaches and parents would like to extend a word of appreciation to all those who helped to support their trip to State.

The City of Thomasville, Scotch Plywood Company, Dozier Hardware Company, Family Medicine Pharmacy - Mark Wise, D&S Industrial Supplies - Wade Dukes, Buds -n- Bows by Minnie, Alfa Insurance Company - Larry Crow, State Farm Insurance Company - Chris More...

Editorial

Our Opinions

Fire Dr. Kennedy

Alabama two year college Chancellor Bradley Byrne didn't do the best job in negotiating Bishop State Community College President Yvonne Kennedy's retirement recently, given the large scandal that has enveloped the Mobile based college. More...

Lighting up

From The Nethermost

I ran into a neighbor of yours at the Post Office the other morning. He was coming out as I was going in. We stopped, exchanged greetings, and talked about how many inches of rain we had received. More...

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