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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
Downtown Augusta

Location:

Downtown AugustaAugusta, GA, 30901
United States
33° 27' 27.7308" N, 81° 57' 51.8076" W
See map: Google Maps

A Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade will be held in Augusta on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 1 p.m. The parade is held by the Augusta branch of the NAACP.

Martin Luther King Jr. banquet

Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 6:00pm
Vanderhorst CME Church

Location:

Vanderhorst CME Church
639 Main St.
Thomson, GA, 30824
United States
33° 28' 46.8048" N, 82° 30' 20.5344" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: (706) 595-3597

Vanderhorst CME Church will hold a Martin Luther King Jr. banquet on Saturday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Jeffery Thomas of Trinity CME church in Augusta. Tickets are available for the banquet from any member of the Vandershorst CME Church.

Teach-in class on Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, January 16, 2012 - 9:00am
Springfield Baptist Church

Location:

Springfield Baptist Church
Martin Luther King Jr. Street
Thomson, GA, 30824
United States
33° 28' 37.6788" N, 82° 30' 8.3448" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: (706) 595-5829

Springfield Baptist Church is holding teach-in classes where people of all ages can learn about Martin Luther King Jr. and learn how they can emulate what his dream is.

Collecting can tabs

Thomson-McDuffie Senior Center

Location:

Thomson-McDuffie Senior Center
304 Greenway St.
Thomson, GA, 30824
United States
33° 28' 10.434" N, 82° 30' 7.398" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: (706) 595-7502

The center is collecting can tabs for projects in their craft and jewelry classes. Please bring tabs to the center at 304 Greenway St. Collection is ongoing.

CCRN Review Sponsored by CSRA AACN chapter

Thursday, March 8, 2012 (All day)
Doctors Hospital

Location:

Doctors Hospital
3651 Wheeler Rd Education Classroom #1
Augusta, GA, 30909
United States
33° 28' 57.3168" N, 82° 5' 25.368" W
See map: Google Maps
phone: 706-267-4443
fax: 706-721-7046

The CSRA chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses is sponsoring a two day CCRN/PCCN review course. This two-day program is designed for nurses preparing to take on the challenge of either the CCRN or PCCN exam. Rather than a comprehensive review of critical care and progressive care nursing, this course highlights and reinforces exam-essential concepts and should be approached as the final culmination of your own self-study.

Shepeard Community Blood Center blood drive

Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 10:00am
Thomson-McDuffie Middle School

Location:

Thomson-McDuffie Middle School
1191 White Oak Road
Thomson, GA, 30824
United States
33° 28' 34.644" N, 82° 28' 36.48" W
See map: Google Maps

The blood drive will last from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tyler Moore signed a letter of intent Thursday to continue his baseball career at USC-Aiken.

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 4:51pm

The Thomson Lady Bulldogs basketball team went 1-2 in the Brewton-Parker New Year's Classic in Mount Vernon, Ga., on Dec. 29-31. The Lady Bulldogs' record is now 6-5. In the first round, Thomson defeated Tattnall County 54-47.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:27pm

The Briarwood Academy basketball teams returned to action in 2012 with conference away games against Piedmont Academy in Monticello, Ga., on Tuesday.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:25pm

Thomson High School's Jonathan Atkins will play in the 2012 Under Armour All-America football game that airs tonight at 7:30 on ESPN. The game, which will be played at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:24pm

The Thomson boys' basketball team suffered its first loss of the season during the Commerce High School Christmas Tournament last week. The 91-81 loss came at the hands of the undefeated Douglas County Tigers of Douglasville, Ga.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:23pm

As Thomson boys' basketball coach Michael Thomas approaches 500 career wins, people who know him have stressed the importance of another number - 30. For three decades, Thomas, 51, has contributed to Thomson High School and the Thomson community.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 7:21pm

One thing I learned from spending over 30 years in coaching and public education is that athleticism and intelligence take many forms.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:53pm

All Family Y of Greater Augusta branches, including the Thomson branch at 510 Hill St., are participating in Team Lean. The 12-week weight-loss competition is for individuals and teams of four or five.

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:46pm

Three area students were named to the fall 2011 dean’s list at Armstrong Atlantic State University: Earning that honor were: Lindsey Murphey, an art major from Dearing; Macy McNair, a pre-medicine major from Harlem; and Taylor Goldman, a rehabilitation sciences major from Lincolnton. In order ...

Wed, 01/04/2012 - 6:44pm

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