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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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ACT IX will hold auditions for the upcoming production of Annie, on Monday, Jan. 16, from 4-6 p.m. at the Warrenton Cultural Center, 226 S. Gibson St. in Warrenton.
The group is searching for actors between the ages of 8 and 19.
We have yet to turn on our central heat. My husband and I know that we probably should, just to knock off the edge, just for the sake of the children, just for the challenge of heating a house that can't be heated.