A Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade will be held in Augusta on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 1 p.m. The parade is held by the Augusta branch of the NAACP.
Vanderhorst CME Church will hold a Martin Luther King Jr. banquet on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Jeffery Thomas of Trinity CME church in Augusta. Tickets are available for the banquet from any member of the Vandershorst CME Church.
Springfield Baptist Church is holding teach-in classes where people of all ages can learn about Martin Luther King Jr. and learn how they can emulate what his dream is.
The center is collecting can tabs for projects in their craft and jewelry classes. Please bring tabs to the center at 304 Greenway St. Collection is ongoing.
The CSRA chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses is sponsoring a two day CCRN/PCCN review course. This two-day program is designed for nurses preparing to take on the challenge of either the CCRN or PCCN exam. Rather than a comprehensive review of critical care and progressive care nursing, this course highlights and reinforces exam-essential concepts and should be approached as the final culmination of your own self-study.
The blood drive will last from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tyler Moore signed a letter of intent Thursday to continue his baseball career at USC-Aiken.Thu, 01/05/2012 - 4:51pm
The Thomson Lady Bulldogs basketball team went 1-2 in the Brewton-Parker New Year's Classic in Mount Vernon, Ga., on Dec. 29-31. The Lady Bulldogs' record is now 6-5. In the first round, Thomson defeated Tattnall County 54-47.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:27pm
The Briarwood Academy basketball teams returned to action in 2012 with conference away games against Piedmont Academy in Monticello, Ga., on Tuesday.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:25pm
Thomson High School's Jonathan Atkins will play in the 2012 Under Armour All-America football game that airs tonight at 7:30 on ESPN. The game, which will be played at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:24pm
The Thomson boys' basketball team suffered its first loss of the season during the Commerce High School Christmas Tournament last week. The 91-81 loss came at the hands of the undefeated Douglas County Tigers of Douglasville, Ga.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:23pm
As Thomson boys' basketball coach Michael Thomas approaches 500 career wins, people who know him have stressed the importance of another number - 30. For three decades, Thomas, 51, has contributed to Thomson High School and the Thomson community.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:21pm
One thing I learned from spending over 30 years in coaching and public education is that athleticism and intelligence take many forms.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:53pm
All Family Y of Greater Augusta branches, including the Thomson branch at 510 Hill St., are participating in Team Lean. The 12-week weight-loss competition is for individuals and teams of four or five.Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:46pm
Three area students were named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at Armstrong Atlantic State University: Earning that honor were: Lindsey Murphey, an art major from Dearing; Macy McNair, a pre-medicine major from Harlem; and Taylor Goldman, a rehabilitation sciences major from Lincolnton. In order ...Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:44pm