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If not for public and peer pressure, Thomson police seemed inclined not to pursue a case against a teacher accused of having sex with a student.

Sat, 04/14/2012 - 11:00pm

Just before leaving office, former Gov. Sonny Perdue claimed the state had made a tremendous leap in its graduation rate. He was lying, and he knew it.

Sat, 04/14/2012 - 11:00pm

A surprise party greeted the milestone of a 70th birthday.

Sat, 04/14/2012 - 11:00pm

Augusta Christian fights off Augusta Prep for a 16-14 win in baseball Friday night.

Fri, 04/13/2012 - 8:19pm

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal on Friday signed legislation allowing Columbia County voters to decide whether to limit the amount of time commissioners can serve in office.

Fri, 04/13/2012 - 3:41pm

Relay For Life of Columbia County

Friday, April 27, 2012 - 7:00pm
Columbia County Fairgrounds
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Columbia County Fairgrounds
5462 Columbia Rd.
Grovetown, GA, 30813
United States
33° 30' 55.7064" N, 82° 14' 18.0852" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: 706.731.9900

The Relay For Life of Columbia County is an overnight event, as individuals and teams camp out, with the goal of keeping at least one team member on the track or pathway at all times throughout the evening.

With yummy local food, games, live music, and jumpies for the kids- it's fun for the whole family!  Come on out to this carnival-like event for a great time benefitting a great cause!

Regina Beard, 43, of Harlem, was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday. She's accused of using another woman's identity to apply for college loans for her son.

Thu, 04/12/2012 - 11:34am

Greenbrier hosted the Columbia County Championships Wednesday, winning the track and field event on both the boys and girls side.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 9:51pm

Former Harlem High School Junior ROTC instructor Mitchell Sivas was charged Wednesday by Thomson authorities with sexual assualt against a person in custody for an alleged relationship with a student.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 6:19pm

Maxwell Elementary School recently held an outdoors ROARS Rally to celebrate good behavior, academics, and attendance. Thomson High School students helped with the event.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:49pm

MR. ERNEST ROBERTSON PROW THOMSON - Mr. Ernest Robertson Prow, age 86, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Gibson Health & Rehabilitation, Gibson. He was born to Ernest and Dorothea Prow in Memphis, TN.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:47pm

APRIL 12 Thomson High: Family Y Intern Class, 3:30-5:30 p.m.; Baseball, at Lakeside, 6 p.m.; Golf, vs. Westside; Evening school registration deadline; School council, 11:45 a.m. Briarwood: Baseball, vs. Covenant, 4:30 p.m.; Golf, vs. MDS, 2 p.m.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:43pm

The Columbia County CVB approved bylaw changes Wednesday that shrink the size of the board and allows for commission appointments.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:43pm

The Thomson Diamond Dogs fell to Morgan County last week by a score of 5-3. Morgan County jumped to an early lead against starting pitcher Jared Holliman, scoring three runs in the first inning.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:39pm

The 32nd annual Robert Sapp Baseball Camp and Girl's Softball Camp is accepting applications for its summer session, to be held at Sweetwater Park in Thomson, June 25-29. Camps are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and are for boys ages 7-14 and girls ages 7-15.

Wed, 04/11/2012 - 3:38pm

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