McDuffie County employees attended a Thanksgiving luncheon at The Depot on Nov. 22.
Board of Commissioners Chairman Charlie Newton spoke to the assembled employees, recognizing them for the hard work they do for the county throughout the year.
The following is the Tree of Love listing donations as of Nov. 18.
IN MEMORY OF: Jonathon Alley, given by Loretta Alley; Hugh W. Anderson, given by Mahala Anderson; Mrs. Nell Perry and Monte Ashcraft Sr., given by Pat Ashcraft; C.
Macedonia United Methodist Church will hold its 11th annual Christmas at Cedar Rock event Dec. 9-10, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. each night.
Christmas at Cedar Rock will feature a complimentary hayride through Christmas lights and displays.
FESTIVAL OF TREES The Thomson-McDuffie Chamber of Commerce celebrates Christmas the weekend of Dec. 1-4. Today 6:15 p.m.: Annual tree lighting at The Depot. Elementary school children will sing Christmas songs. Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive.
Due to the faltering economy and declining hospital admissions, the McDuffie Regional Medical Center did not meet the expected bottom line for the month of October, according to a report by CFO Pat Parris at the hospital board's monthly meeting Monday.