"All you people so critical of Clint Thompson need to call him every morning and give him 'your' opinion so he can print that instead of his own. Obviously, at least to you, he has the wrong opinion about everything.
"I locked my keys in my car Saturday at the Plantation Wildlife Arts Festival. My thanks to two Thomasville police officers and sheriff's deputies who politely and promptly helped me."
"To the writer who requested a book of Randy Young's best columns, you can rest assured this book is in the works and will be out in the next year or so."
"I read where coach Pilcher is looking for a team to play. I have a suggestion. Play Madison County Cowboys any time, any place, anywhere. They are ready to play. Call coach Carroll any time."
"The underpass on Hansell Street should be cleaned. There is so much trash. It is ridiculous. Please, somebody, see about this."
"Thank you, Mrs. Lilly at Jerger School, for being such a dedicated teacher. She saved a newspaper article of a student's mother from 1974 and has given it to her daughter, who is now in her class at Jerger. Thank you."
"Whoever set that fire in the park was very childish and very cruel. The park is for little children. What have you against little children? Whenever you get caught, which you will, I hope they throw the book at you. You really need to be ashamed. This is from a mother who takes her children to this park all the time."
This Week's Circulars
- Two dead in Grady County wreck
- Box-cutter wielding assault suspect still at large
- Thomasville native Council promoted to major general
- Jack Hadley Black History Museum awarded $240K grant
- Thomas County School System names BEE Partner of the Year
- Veterans museum project attains nonprofit status
- Fond memories of The Bottom recalled at documentary premiere
- City abuzz with two local film productions
- My long journey back home
- Archbold’s Dr. Hall performs his 800th robotic surgery
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Mary Rose Tolbert passed away June 13, 2021, after a lengthy period of declining health. She was born in Bedford, England, on March 11, 1943. She dedicated herself to raising three boys, who she loved completely. She was a talented cook and baker, and enjoyed sports, the outdoors, fishing, a…
Mrs. Helen T. Flowers, 79, of Seale, AL passed away Monday, June 14, 2021 at her home. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm (EST) Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Vance Brooks Funeral Home in Phenix City, AL with Rev. Brady Baird and Rev. Sammie Turner officiating. The family will receive fr…
Dorothy Eleanor Mercer passed away on June 9, 2021 at Archbold Memorial Hospital. She was born on December 18, 1932, in Pavo to the late Early Byrd Wood and to the late Nellie Deen Wood. She was married to Eugene Mercer who precedes her in death. Survivors include her children, Leon David Mc…