THOMASVILLE — What better gift this holiday season than a furry little friend? At Thomasville Thomas County Humane Society, animals are looking to find a home for the holidays. The $100 adoption fee provides the following with each pet: spay/neuter, rabies vaccination, microchip with I.D. tag, first annual vaccinations, deworming, heartworm testing for dogs over 6 months, FIV/Leukemia testing for cats of all ages, 30 days of free ShelterCare Pet Insurance and a free physical examination within five days of adoption. For more information, visit thomasvillehumane.org, call 229. 228. 0613 or stop by 180 Big Star Drive.
Rotarians load some of the 35 boxes headed toward Afghanistan to the 1230th Transportation Company, Georgia National Guard, located in Thomasville. Rotarian Joe Brown has spearheaded the effort that shipped over 800 pounds of Christmas Goodies to the soldiers in Afghanistan to make their Christmas a little brighter while they are deployed.
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“Trucks” were set up at the entrances to Cairo and Thomasville’s Walmarts to collect toys for local children this Christmas.
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Colleges brings liberal arts education into prisons
The men would eat, study, sleep, wake up and work, as they must, inside a prison complex surrounded by high fences and coils of barbed wire. Their campus is the Maryland Correctional Institution-Jessup. No ivory towers here. Just guard towers.
Human trafficking battled by text message
A few months ago, a worker monitoring a hotline for the Polaris Project, a nonprofit group dedicated to combating human trafficking, received a text message from an 18-year-old woman in distress.
Should Detroit sell its priceless art to pay the bills?
A federal judge ruled Dec. 3 that Detroit met the conditions for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. Now a question that's been simmering for months is coming to a boil: Should the Detroit Institute of Arts - one of the country's finest art museums and perhaps the city's greatest cultural asset - sell some or all of its collection to satisfy creditors?
VIDEO: Napping man wakes alone, forgotten by airplane crew
A man flying from Louisiana to California fell asleep during his flight and awoke alone, locked on the airplane at the airport.
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Senior running back was the force behind Bulldogs’ offense
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