APRIL 12 Thomson High: Family Y Intern Class, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Baseball, at Lakeside, 6 p.m.; Golf, vs. Westside; Evening school registration deadline; School council, 11:45 a.m. Briarwood: Baseball, vs. Covenant, 4:30 p.m.; Golf, vs. MDS, 2 p.m.
The 32nd annual Robert Sapp Baseball Camp and Girl's Softball Camp is accepting applications for its summer session, to be held at Sweetwater Park in Thomson, June 25-29. Camps are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and are for boys ages 7-14 and girls ages 7-15.
Congratulations to Norris Elementary School's fourth- and fifth-grade NewzBrain Monthly Challenge winners.
Fourth- and fifth-grade QUEST pupils participated in the state and national NewzBrain Challenge in February.
Norris Elementary School students recently raised more than $450 for Relay for Life through Lunch on the Lawn, a fundraising idea shared with NES by Thomson-McDuffie Middle School. Students donated $1 to Relay in order to enjoy their lunchtime outside.
Just a few months after a kaolin slurry spill rocked the ecosystem of Reedy Creek, the creek took another heavy blow when more than 100,000 gallons of kaolin whitewash was leaked from a faulty pipe. The leak was first detected around 7 a.m. March 23.