The Briarwood Academy Lady Bucs take their 24-7 record to the GISA Class AA Final Four this weekend.
Coach Clayton Parrish's team will meet the defending state champion Terrell Academy of Dawson, Ga., at 4 p.m.
Quarterback Josh Jones, Thomson High School's 2011 football MVP, made it official Tuesday. Jones accepted an academic scholarship to Mercer University. He joins a football program that is being revived decades after it was discontinued.
Briarwood's boys basketball team finished the season with a 17-13 mark, falling to the No. 2 seed LaGrange Academy Warriors . Coach Bo Bleming's squad bowed out in the first round of the state playoffs, at Middle Georgia College in Cochran.
1962 was a tough season for the Thomson High football team. In Coach Paul Leroy's first season, a very young Bulldog team finished 3-6-1. Little did Bulldog fans know that economic down-sizing of a lumber company near Manning, S.C.
MRS. JUANITA DENT BASS APPLING, Ga. - A funeral service for Mrs. Juanita Dent Bass, 93, of Appling, was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at Second Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Appling, with pastor, the Rev.
Because of a reporter's error, the Feb. 16 edition incorrectly listed the names of Lynn Cato's former teachers, gave the incorrect length of time in her position as principal and misspelled the name of the church program she teaches.