MRS. ESSIE MAE REESE DIXON LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Mrs. Essie Mae Reese Dixon, age 86, wife of the late Mr. Howard W. Dixon, died Jan. 8, 2012, at her residence. Graveside Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan.
To the editor:
I want to take this opportunity to invite the public to the McDuffie Museum on Main Street. There is some history there about Thomson and McDuffie County, and also about the War Between the States.
Robert Edward Lee, perhaps the most revered American soldier of all time, was born in Virginia on Jan. 19, 1807.
Thinking of him and the events of his life brings back thoughts of old times not forgotten.
Need help with your New Year's resolution to lose weight and gain health? Come join us as we Walk Georgia.
Walk Georgia is a 12-week program to increase your physical activity in a fun, community-oriented way.
My mother armed me with important pieces of information like, "If you ever come across an old refrigerator, don't climb in and close it," and, "Don't walk on an icy pond. You'll fall through," and, "I heard about a little girl who leaned on her car door.
Miss Virginia "Ginny" Marie Wilson became the bride of John Bradford Graham Jr. on Saturday, Nov. 5, at 5 o'clock in the evening in the garden of The Governor Thomas Bennett House in Charleston, S.C. The Rev. Randall Gregory Meadows officiated.
1969 CLASS MEETING WHERE: Thomson-McDuffie Library WHEN: 4 p.m. Saturday DETAILS: The R.L. Norris Class of 1969 urges all class members to attend. PANCAKE SUPPER WHERE: McDonald's, Washington Road, Thomson WHEN: 5-8 p.m.
Tributes to civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. drew crowds to Thomson and neighboring communities Saturday and Monday. Saturday, those attending a banquet at Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church in Thomson heard the Rev. Dr.