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The Evans Knights lost to South Effingham 4-2 Friday night in Region 2-AAAA baseball.

Fri, 04/06/2012 - 9:07pm

Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens will speak to the CSRA Republican Women's Club on Monday, April 9, 2012, about the Patient Protection and Affordability Act.

Fri, 04/06/2012 - 8:14am

The stage of the Lady Antebellum Pavilion in Evans was dedicated to musician and Columbia County native Josh Kelley during a Thursday concert.

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 8:02pm

Two Grovetown High School seniors were appointed to U.S. service academies.

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 9:54am

The THS Soccer Dogs lost to Grovetown on Friday, 2-1. Thomson took an early lead. With 31:46 remaining in the first half, Marquis Cook received a penalty kick that he promptly put into the back of the net to put Thomson ahead 1-0.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:12pm

The THS Bulldog Booster Club held its third annual Coach Bruce Blasingame Memorial Golf Tournament March 24 at Belle Meade Country Club. "Coach Blasingame coached here for many years," said organizer Paul LeRoy.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:11pm

Joe Compton is hard-nosed, no-nonsense, and straight-forward. Those words, told to me by his former assistant at Fitzgerald and Thomson, Jimmy Kilpatrick describe Compton perfectly.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:11pm

The Thomson Bulldogs defeated Harlem 4-2 in an away game that went 10 full innings on March 27. The game remained scoreless through the first three innings.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:10pm

Thomson City Administrator Don Powers presented the Small Business Person of the Year award to Ken Williams on Jan. 31, at the 40th annual membership banquet for the Thomson-McDuffie Chamber of Commerce.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:06pm

MRS. LOIS REDD ANDERSON AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Lois Redd Anderson, 88, beloved wife of the late Thorbun Postell Anderson, died Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at Warrenton Health and Rehabilitation Center. Per Mrs.

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

One boy, the 14-year-old, asked, "Does quiche mean we aren't having meat?" His younger brother, the 12-year-old, requested an exact definition of quiche. He accused me of making up the word to fancify our evening meal.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:03pm

A recent visit to our excellent local library turned up quite an interesting item, Thomson's original entry in the "Georgia Power Company Champion Home Town Contest" for 1949.

Wed, 04/04/2012 - 5:03pm

ATLANTA - After 40 days in session and almost 1,000 bills introduced, the end of the 2012 legislative session handed victories to some politicians and special-interest groups while leaving others with less to show.

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

APRIL 9 Elementary schools Breakfast Cereal with graham crackers, breakfast pizza Lunch Pizza, corn, mixed vegetables, fruit, chef salad Middle and high schools Cereal with graham crackers, sausage pizza, fruit APRIL 10 Elementary schools...

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

APRIL 5 Thomson High: Family Y Intern Class, 3:30-5:30 p.m. APRIL 6 Norris Elementary: PEP Grant Pedometers distributed APRIL 9 Briarwood: Golf, at Augusta Prep, 2 p.m.; Tennis, Boys Region at Brentwood, 10 a.m.

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

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