By DAVID M. FORD The Thomson Soccer Dogs shut out the visiting Hephzibah Rebels 5-0 at the Brickyard on March 15. Thomson wasted no time jumping to an early lead when Marquis Cook sent the ball into the net 2:35 into the game.
Beta Club members from Thomson High School took home top prizes from the state Beta on March 2-3 in Atlanta.
Students won second place in the scrapbook competition and third place in the group talent competition.
Diera Danielle Moss and Montegas Dawson were united in holy matrimony one year ago, on Feb. 12, 2011. Diera is the daughter of Melissa and Andra Nicholas of Stone Mountain, Ga., and Larry and Vanessa Moss, of Wrens.
Getting your personal finances in order can be a challenge any time. With today's economy, personal finances present an even greater challenge.
A Money Matters workshop in Thomson offered financial advice for those participating.
The following is a list of persons arrested for various criminal and traffic offenses by area law enforcement authorities and taken to the McDuffie County Law Enforcement Center in Thomson from March 12-19, 2012.
Maya Angelou has been the Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University since 1991. How she got there is quite a story. A noted poet, novelist, educator and civil rights activist. Maya was born in 1928 in St. Louis.
MARCH 22 Thomson-McDuffie Middle: Baseball, home vs. Glascock County, 4:30 p.m.; Soccer, away at WACO, 4:30 p.m. Thomson High: GHSGT Social Studies; Family Y Intern class, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Golf, home vs. Jefferson County; Tennis, away at Butler, 4 p.m.