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Thomasville’s 7th annual black history celebration is February 3rd

Spend the day in Downtown Thomasville on Saturday, February 3 and enjoy our 7th Annual Black History Celebration. “Thomasville’s annual Black History Month Parade and Celebration has developed into an event our community truly embraces” stated Nicole Elwell, Special Events Manager. “This is a celebration of inclusion, diversity, and the rich cultural history that is…

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Thomasville Police Department welcomes new K-9 to the force

A new K-9 recruit will now serve and protect the Thomasville community. K-9 Koti replaces K-9 Kaiko, who retired and will spend the remainder of his days with his handler, Haley Groover, and family. “We are elated to welcome K-9 Koti to the TPD family,” said Chief John Letteney. “I am assured that Police Officer…

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Bring one for the chipper in Thomasville

The City of Thomasville, in partnership with Keep Thomas County Beautiful and Thomas County Public Works, will host the 2024 ‘Bring One for the Chipper’ Christmas tree recycling program on Saturday, January 6. Once the holiday is over, give your tree new life by recycling it. Citizens can bring their undecorated, live Christmas trees to…

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37th annual victorian Christmas set for December 14th & 15th in Thomasville

Enchanting, holiday-themed storefronts, magical, twinkling lights, and beautiful Christmas displays make Thomasville the perfect holiday destination. Make plans to join us for the renowned 37th Annual Victorian Christmas on December 14th and 15th in Downtown Thomasville as we turn back time and experience the holiday spirit of the Victorian era in Thomasville. “Victorian Christmas is always a much-awaited…

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Temporary road closure at Gordon Av and Mimosa Dr. in Thomasville

City of Thomasville Utility Crews will begin work at the intersection of Gordon Avenue and Mimosa Drive to repair a water main on November 7. The work will begin at 8:00 am EST and last four (4) hours. This intersection will be temporarily closed to through traffic but will allow local traffic only. Travelers in…

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Plan to shop til you drop durning downtown Thomasville’s semi annual sidewalk sale on September 16th

Clear your calendar and put on those comfy shopping shoes! Downtown Thomasville is hosting its fabulous Semi-Annual Sidewalk Sale on Saturday, September 16. Starting at 10:00 am, it’s more than just a sale – it’s an all-day shopping event! Thomasville’s popular sidewalk sale is a great economic boost for Thomasville’s economy, and Main Street Manager…

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City of Thomasville recognized as Georgia’s downtown of the year

Posted on Sep 1, 2023 During the annual awards ceremony of the Georgia Downtown Conference, the Georgia Downtown Association recognized the City of Thomasville with two Awards of Excellence: in the Promotion Category for Outstanding Promotional Campaign and in the Economic Development Category for Outstanding Community Transformation/Downtown of the Year. “We’re extremely excited and proud to…

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Thomasville Fire Rescue Chief Tim Connell completes international professional designation process

Thomasville Fire Rescue Chief Tim Connell has successfully completed the process that awards the professional designation of Chief Fire Officer. The Commission on Professional Credentialing® met August 8, 2023, to confer the designation. The designation program is a voluntary program designed to recognize individuals who demonstrate their excellence in seven measured components including experience, education,…

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GBI investigating officer involved shooting in Thomasville GA

    UPDATED Thomasville, Georgia (August 3, 2023) – The GBI is investigating an officer involved shooting in Thomas County, GA. On Wednesday, August 2, 2023, about 2:00 p.m., Thomas County Sheriff Carlton Powell requested the GBI to conduct an independent investigation into the incident that resulted in the death of Alfred Shawntez Cole, age 19, of Thomasville, GA. Preliminary information in the investigation has revealed the following: Agents with…

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