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Rain causes postponements in baseball, lacrosse, soccer and tennis for Friday night.

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 5:11pm

"We've got a lot of bright kids," Jim LeBrun said. The superintendent surveyed the two approaching busloads of Thomson-McDuffie Middle School's top scholars.

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 12:20pm

Columbia County District 2 Commission candidate Damon Cline pulled out of the race Friday due to redistricting.

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 11:21am

A Friday storm knocked over numerous trees, produced hail and created power outages throughout Columbia County.

Fri, 02/24/2012 - 10:49am

SOUP, CHILI & STEW COOKOFF WHERE: Dearing Elementary School cafeteria WHEN: Saturday. Contestants must deliver a slow-cooker full of their entry by 4:30 p.m. Judging begins at 5:30 p.m. Then at 6 p.m.

Thu, 02/23/2012 - 11:37am

The Greenbrier boys soccer team won its home-opener 10-0 over Hepzibah Wednesday night.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 9:37pm

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.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:15pm

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.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:14pm

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.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:10pm

The Thomson Bulldogs advance to the Class AAA state tournament after a 63-54 win over Washington County on Saturday at the Region 3-AAA tournament at Josey High School.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:04pm

The Thomson Bulldogs lost their opening away game against Morgan County on Wednesday by a score of 7-2 in nonregional soccer action.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:03pm

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.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 5:00pm

The Thomson Lady Dogs fell to Morgan County in their nonregional away opener Wednesday, by a score of 9-1. "I'm not upset about this game at all," head coach Jessica Ruark said.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 4:59pm

The THS Diamond Dogs dropped a scrimmage game to Greenbriar on Friday, 13-1. "I don't think the score was an indication of how we played tonight," head coach Aaron Hall said. "We played a good game.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 4:11pm

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.

Wed, 02/22/2012 - 4:09pm

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