BONEVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Lamar Brassell, 79 of Boneville, entered into rest Feb. 27, 2012. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012, at Marshall Baptist Church with the Rev. John Prater, the Rev. Don Reeves and the Rev.
Thomson-McDuffie Middle School recently opened its new greenhouse.
The school hasn't had a greenhouse for its agricultural program since it moved to its current building on White Oak Road in 2010, though it did have one at its previous location.
The THS Diamond Dogs defeated Lincoln County at home Feb. 28 by a score of 8-3. "It's always good to get a win," Coach Aaron Hall said. Thomson got on the board early in the game, scoring three runs in the bottom of the second inning.
As a prelude to Mayfest, Dearing residents gathered on Feb. 24for their annual Chili, Stew and Soup Cook-off. The Dearing Mayfest on May 5 will look a little different, Clerk-Treasurer Judy Reeves said Friday.
Staff and faculty members enjoyed a free breakfast Friday, courtesy of the Thomson High School Chapter of the FFA.
The breakfast is a THS tradition, said FFA faculty adviser Rick DuBose. The meal capped off FFA Week at the high school.