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Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:02am

CSRA Happy Tails Rescue Inc. is a non-profit licensed animal rescue group committed to the welfare of stray and unwanted dogs and cats in the CSRA. Adoptions are held each Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m. at Tractor Supply on Bobby Jones Expressway in Martinez, and at PetCo in Mullins Crossing on S...

Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:01am

Police blotter

Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:01am

Since when did we decide it's OK for the government to know how much money we make?

Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:00am

It might be because of an active imagination, but pending surgery has caused lots of old memories to resurface.

Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:00am

County governments are setting a good example with cooperation on a single road project.

Sun, 01/22/2012 - 1:00am

An Evans man was sent to the hospital after flipping his truck on Hardy McManus Road. Charges, including driving under the influece, are pending.

Fri, 01/20/2012 - 7:43pm

Thomson's mayor and city council took their oaths of office for new four-year terms on Friday. Mayor Ken Usry said the oaths were not administered earlier because of an oversight.

Fri, 01/20/2012 - 11:35am

Martinez accountant Darryl James, of Appling, replaced Bob Newkirk to represent District 4 on the Columbia County Planning Commission.

Thu, 01/19/2012 - 8:26pm

Former Columbia County Commissioner and Harlem mayor Scott Dean, convicted last month of child molestation, is set to be sentenced on Jan. 27.

Thu, 01/19/2012 - 3:07pm

More than 100 contestants turned out Jan. 12 for the Thomson Family Y's first Team Lean weigh in. This is the competition's fifth year in Thomson. The 12-week contest encourages community members to lose weight through competition.

Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:29pm

Quick thinking and a baseball bat put an end to a robber's intentions against a store in McDuffie County on Sunday.

Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:28pm

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, and the American Cancer Society issued a call for women to take action to prevent most cervical cancers.

Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:28pm

Sophomore Mikelyn Willis was crowned Miss THS for 2012 in a beauty pageant held at Thomson High School on Saturday. "This is amazing. It just feels great," Willis said.

Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:27pm

The following is a list of people arrested by area authorities and taken to the McDuffie County Law Enforcement Center in Thomson from Jan. 11-13. Christopher M. Ciechan, 29, Augusta, theft by taking - 2 counts, entering an auto.

Wed, 01/18/2012 - 6:25pm

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