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A 68-year-old Thomson woman died Sunday afternoon when she ran a stop sign and traveled into the path of another vehicle, police said. Irene Moneyham Fulmer was driving her 2001 Ford Explorer east on Old Milledgeville Road. Shortly after 2 p.m.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:06pm

Thomson police officers arrested five people over three days for possessing marijuana. The unrelated incidents occurred during three routine traffic stops. During the first incident, which occurred Feb.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:05pm

• The Thomson Family Y is accepting applications for summer employment. Positions include counselors, site directors and specialty camp workers. Applications are available at the Thomson Family Y, 130 Main St. Visit

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:02pm

Anita Cummings stands in the hallway at Thomson Elementary School and speaks to many second- and third-graders as they walk by, single file, on their way back to their classrooms. A few break from the line to give her a hug.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:01pm

Happy cows don't come just from California, like the commercial says. They can also be found at Hillcrest Dairy in Dearing.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:57pm

McDuffie County voters made calls and visited the old courthouse Monday in a last-minute bid to make sure they are registered for the March 6 presidential preference primary.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:56pm

On Feb. 1, the gym at Thomson High School resembled a career fair. Booths showcasing a variety of elective classes lined the walls.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:55pm

The Lakeside boys endure a tough loss while Stateboro nothces a needed region win.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:39pm

Twitter @DonnieFetter It now costs more for Columbia County residents to surrender multiple pets to Animal Services. Previously, pet owners were charged $25 for the first pet and $5 for each subsequent pet given over to Animal Services.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 10:38am

Sports calendar

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:10am

The lights are finally at the end of the tunnel for Augusta Prep.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:10am

Evans boys and girls fell in region basketball action Friday.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:09am

The Augusta Christian cheerleading team won two national titles in January at the Fellowship of Christian Cheerleaders National Championship.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:08am

Usually the top high school basketball player in Columbia County is obvious by now; this season, several players stand out.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:08am

Many believe that increased diversity within the American workplace means bridging the gap between blacks and whites. That's not entirely true, said U.S.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 1:08am

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