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January 19, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Police investigate apparent suicide

The Thomasville Police Department investigated an apparent suicide Monday night.  Thomasville Police Chief Mitch Stuckey said officers were called out to the Oakland Road area. More...

Strange wins case against machines

MONTGOMERY – Attorney General Luther Strange announced Friday a Mobile County Circuit Court has ruled in favor of the State in an electronic bingo forfeiture case against the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians (Choctaw Entertainment Center) in Mt. More...

Special Sections

Editorials

Civility most needed at this time

I was proud to be able to get insight and comments of civility from a range of Thomasville folks this week as the Trump inauguration goes forward on Friday. More...

Brewer, Alabama’s “New South” Governor passes

The passing of Governor  Albert Brewer on January 2nd at 88 years old, marks the passing of an era in Alabama politics.  Albert P. Brewer was a good man and a true public servant. More...

Minor crime wave in Thomasville

January 19, 1984 In 1969 the new year was ushered in with a minor crime wave around Thomasville. The first issue of The Times told of two break-ins that the police were investigating. The first was at White’s Auto Store owned by Mr. More...

Religion

CHURCH CALENDAR

Thomasville Baptist to host football banquet   The annual Thomasville High School football banquet will be Thursday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Thomasville Baptist Church fellowship hall. More...

Only He can guide us in the right path

Christianity is not a religion. Religion is man seeking a god. More...

BIBLE TRIVIA

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For The Record

Thomasville crime report

The Thomasville Police Department filed the following charges during the week ending Jan 15: • Benus Eugene Taylor - Possession of Marijuana First Degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance • Kenya Kennedy Wade - Drug Trafficking More...

Property deeds

Jan. 5 - Jan. 11   Theodore Law, to Theodore Law.  Anthony W. Knox, to Jimmy Earl Jones.  Ladonna James, to Darrell Linder.  Winston D. Horton, to John Wesley Arnold.  Selina A. Smith, to Selina A. Crocker.   W. W. More...

Sheriff’s Report

Arrests booked through the Clarke County Jail during the week of Jan. 10-16 include:  • Tommy Earl Roper Jr., 29, motion to revoke, arrested by Clarke County Sheriff’s Dept.  More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Hamilton

Nathan Kelso Hamilton Jr., 65, went to meet his Lord and Savior on Jan. 14, 2017, surrounded by love at home in Montgomery. He was born Sept. More...

Thomas

Steven Evans Thomas, 60, of Arlington died Jan. 14, 2017 at his home. He was born Sept. 26, 1956 in Mobile. He was a former maintenance worker at ARN Newsprint and a member of the K.A. Mayer Masonic Lodge F& AM in Pine Hill.  More...

Civic leaders want help on regulations

Regulations, regulations, and more regulations.  Many of the community and business leaders in Thomasville are looking forward to the elimination of several regulations imposed during the past eight years of the Barack Obama administration.  More...

Preserving farm homemaking is a good life

Writer, Laura Ingalls Wilder once said, “Just as a little thread of gold, running through a fabric, brightens the whole garment, so women’s work at home, while only the doing of little things, is just like the golden gleam of sunlight tha More...

TPD arrests Georgia woman on trafficking

A Georgia woman is being held on drug trafficking charges following an early Saturday morning arrest by the Thomasville Police Department.  More...

Calendar

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thomasville Baptist to host football banquet   The annual Thomasville High School Football Banquet will be Thursday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Thomasville Baptist Church fellowship hall. More...

People

Chamber After Hours at Big Mike’s

Charlie Dixon of the Thomasville Volunteer Fire Department signs up for one of Thomasville Alabama Chamber of Commerce membership activities list at an After Hours event Tuesday night at Big Mike&rsq More...

Sellers announced winner of Eddie Slayton Memorial Award

Jane Andrews Sellers, the 2017 Eddie Slayton Memorial Award winner, has lived her entire adult life in service to children in one capacity or another. More...

Rhodes promoted to Corps Commander of AF JROTC

In a January 2017 change of command ceremony, Jeffrey Rhodes, a senior at Niceville High School in Niceville, Fla., was promoted to Corps Commander of the AF JROTC Unit. More...

School

Engineering program at THS compliant with all BIC standards

The "Project Lead the Way" engineering program at Thomasville High School has been certified as compliant with all Business and Industry Certification (BIC) standards after a review by the Alabama De More...

Clayton named the ‘Intern of the Week’

The Work Based Learning Program at Thomasville High School announces that Jayde Clayton, center, has been selected as the "Intern of the Week." With Clayton are Candy Thompson - head nurse with the T More...

TMS top 10 accelerated readers went to lunch by limo

The top 10 students at Thomasville Middle School, who went over the goal for Accelerated Readers the second nine week period, were taken to lunch at 3 Guys Pies by limousine. More...

Sports

UWA softball team on tap for winter clinic

The University of West Alabama women’s softball team will be the featured instructors at 28th Annual Thomasville Baseball and Softball Winter Clinic. The clinic will get underway Saturday at 9 a.m. at Thomasville High School. More...

Lady Tigers take over first place in 1-4A

The Thomasville High School Lady Tigers Basketball team beat area opponent the UMS-Wright Lady Bulldogs 53-40 Jan. 13 in the THS gym. the win puts the Lady tigers (2-0) in first place in Area 1-4A. More...

Tigers battle UMS to end

The Thomasville High School Tigers Varsity boys basketball team lost 73-68 Jan. 13 to area opponent, the UMS-Wright Bulldogs, in the THS gym. Rashad Mosley had 20 points, Braxton Williams had 13 points and Tremayne Norwood had 10 points. More...