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A Dearing man and his girlfriend could face a McDuffie County jury as early as September in the slaying of the man's ex-wife, who was shot, tied to a pickup and dragged more than five miles along a rural highway.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:58pm

DOGS STOLEN Five dogs were stolen from two residences Feb. 18 and 19. On Feb. 18, the pet owner on the 3800 block of Randall Road reported that someone took two dogs from a shut kennel in her yard, according to an incident report. On Feb.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:57pm

MARCH 1 Elementary schools Breakfast Cereal with graham crackers, grits, sausage patty Lunch Nachos with chips, tacos, English peas, fruit Middle and high schools Breakfast Cereal with graham crackers, sausage biscuit Lunch Hot d...

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:55pm

THURSDAY, MARCH 1 Thomson High: Tennis: away at Josey, 4 p.m.; baseball, away vs. Lincoln County, 6 p.m. Thomson-McDuffie Middle: Baseball: home vs. Wrens, 4:30 p.m.; soccer, home vs. Warren County, 4:30 p.m.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:51pm

KAYLA MAYS Grade: Second School: Dearing Elementary Favorite subject: Science Favorite after-school snack: Doritos Pets: Belle (dog) and Jaywell (cat) I like to listen to: Country Best movie...

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:51pm

KIWANIS CLUB RUMMAGE SALE DETAILS: This event, scheduled for Saturday, has been canceled. RAY GUY GOLF CLASSIC WHERE: Belle Meade Country Club WHEN: 1 p.m. Friday, April 20 DETAILS: Sign up today by calling (706) 597-5202, or visit www.mrmc.org.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:49pm

The Thomson Elementary School gym became a bazaar Friday as third-graders peddled services and wares they created for the fourth annual Market Day. The event is the culmination of a unit on economics the children have been studying.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:42pm

University Hospital is spending $1.2 million to buy 40 acres of land north of Thomson to build a replacement hospital for McDuffie Regional Medical Center.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:42pm

Elections Director Kelvin Williams issued reminders this week to McDuffie County voters. The Super Tuesday presidential primary election is Tuesday. Voting hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Polling places have not changed since the last county election.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:41pm

Headliners for the 19th annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival represent important segments of Southern American music, according to The Activities Council of Thomson Inc.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 7:41pm

Columbia County authorities arrested two men Wednesday in connection to a fatal shooting last week in Evans.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 6:03pm

Lunch For Locals

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 12:00pm
Covenant UMC
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Covenant UMC
4536 Washington Road
Evans, GA, 30809
United States
33° 32' 46.4352" N, 82° 9' 0.504" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: 706-496-3623
website: http://www.theumc.org

A monthly gathering for professionals from the community featuring a catered lunch and guest speaker.    Columbia County Chairman Ron Cross is our guest speaker for the March gathering.  Cost for the lunch is $5/person. RSVP is needed by March 7 and can be made by emailing mary@theumc.org


Two members of Lakeside Middle's "Charlie Rape Gang" were expelled from school during a Wednesday hearing in Columbia County Juvenile Court.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 1:25pm

FATZ® HOSTS SHORT STACKS FOR BIG CHANGE TO BENEFIT INTERNATIONAL WORLD CHANGERS

Saturday, March 10, 2012 (All day)
FATZ®
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Location:

FATZ®
464 North Belair Road
Evans, GA, 30809
United States
33° 31' 58.5336" N, 82° 7' 52.3776" W
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website: http://www.FATZ.com

Spotlighting Lakeside High School freshman girls soccer player Devin Haygood.

Wed, 02/29/2012 - 1:11am

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