SAN DIEGO (AP) — Two career-changing putts for Jon Rahm brought two trophies Sunday.
THOMASVILLE — One rising Thomas County Central senior is eyeing a career at the next level. With his physical attributes and a desire to be second to none, Persean Taylor was born to play football. He is already on the wish lists of multiple colleges to play in the secondary.
The Thomas County Stars athletics program will be hosting a free youth football clinic Saturday June 26, with registration starting at 8 a.m. The camp will welcome a few NFL athletes headlined by former Thomas County Central, Clemson, and current Detroit Lion player Austin Bryant. There will…
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Giselle Juarez threw her second consecutive complete game and Oklahoma won its fifth national championship, beating Florida State 5-1 in the Women's College World Series on Thursday.
THOMASVILLE — Preparation for Thomas County Central's 2022 baseball season begins this summer. Head coach Ryan Strickland confirmed that his Yellow Jackets will play about 15 games this summer, which includes trips to multiple games.
Eight members of the Brookwood boys soccer team earned all-region recognition, including six seniors the Warriors must replace. Emmett Miles, Robert Gallagher, Nathan Yokley, Tyson Joyner, Benjamin Filston, and goalkeeper Fincher Davis each were voted all-region to cap their high school care…
After the most successful season of Brookwood baseball in the past near decade, one in which the Warriors advanced to within a game of the GISA AAA state championship, the team was recognized with multiple postseason player awards.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons began their offseason training program Tuesday without longtime star receiver Julio Jones, who apparently has no intention of returning to a rebuilding team that is still struggling to get under the salary cap.
Natase “Juwan” Hopkins was recently named head coach for the boys basketball program at Thomas County Central High School.
THOMASVILLE — A productive spring will culminate in a intra-squad scrimmage on Friday night for the Thomas County Central Yellow Jackets.
CAIRO — It wasn't the finish the Cairo Syrupmakers baseball team envisioned losing a three-game series to Perry in the first round of the Class AAAA playoffs. But there were plenty of highlights for the Syrupmakers to reflect on.
THOMASVILLE — After limited crowds at Paulson Stadium for the 2020 football season, Georgia Southern University leaders are eager to have the stadium filled to its 25,000 seat capacity this fall.
ALBANY — A state champion in the discus throw and a personal best in the long jump — it was a good day one for the Thomas County Central girls track and field team at the Class AAAA Track and Field meet on Thursday at Hugh Mills Stadium in Albany.
THOMASVILLE — A berth in the GISA Class AAA championship series is on the line Saturday when Brookwood and Tiftarea play the final game of a three-game series.
THOMASVILLE —Having gone to a third day for its third-round series with Callaway, what was another three hours for the Thomasville Bulldogs baseball team?
THOMASVILLE — It is not often that a high school athlete can break a school record and finish first in the Class AAAA Sectionals. But that’s what happened with Thomas County Central standout Ethan Phillips on Saturday. He established a new school record in the 110-meter hurdles, breaking Nic…
THOMASVILLE — The season’s end was heartbreaking. But the climb to the state soccer quarterfinals has been encouraging for Brookwood girls coach Eddie Foy.
THOMASVILLE — The Brookwood Warriors stayed alive in the GISA Class AAA state baseball playoffs, thanks in no small part to Hunter McLendon’s gem.
THOMASVILLE — Brookwood had little trouble dispatching of its GISA first-round baseball opponent on Monday. But the second round presents a more challenging threat.
THOMASVILLE — The Thomasville Bulldogs scored 11 runs in the first game of their Class AA state baseball playoffs series with Dodge County — and put the series away with 11 runs in the third inning of Game 2.
Brookwood School senior Jacob Lauderdale and sophomore Destin Moore captured state individual championships at the GISA Class AAA state track meet.
THOMASVILLE — Harper McLendon homered twice and drove in five runs, sparking the Brookwood Warriors to an 11-1 Game 1 win over St. Andrew’s, and the Warriors finished the GISA baseball playoff series sweep with a 15-0 Game 2 romp.
THOMASVILLE — One round down, four more to go for the Thomasville Bulldogs baseball team. After capturing the Region 1-AA title, the Bulldogs rolled into last week's state playoffs and swept the the first two games of a best-of-3 series with Oglethorpe County, 9-0, 4-2.
Andrew Geyer and Matthew Lewis each scored twice, and Cole Sullivan added another goal, as the Thomasville Bulldogs downed Jeff Davis 5-0 Thursday in the Class AA state soccer playoffs.
This Week's Circulars
- Six suspects arrested, two pounds of drugs seized
- Chastain kicks off District 2 City Council candidacy by listening
- Two dead in Grady County wreck
- Box-cutter wielding assault suspect still at large
- My long journey back home
- Joiner to represent Thomas County at Miss Georgia Forestry Pageant
- Treehouse fundraiser Oakfest ready to take the stage again
- City abuzz with two local film productions
- City of Thomasville celebrates Wsate and Recycling Workers Week
- Juneteenth celebration draws from all over
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Linda Lee Jioner Linda Lee Joiner age 74 passed away peacefully at home June 18, 2021. Linda was born March 15, 1947 in Thomasville, Georgia to Blanche Ward and Lee Darby Varnedoe. A Graveside Funeral Service will be held at Roseland Cemetery, Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 10:00 AM. She is surv…
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…