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Thomson High School has produced many fine athletes who have gone on to college careers. I'm proud of that. We've also had several, especially in the last few years, enter coaching and teaching, against my advice.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:02pm

There was nothing unusual with how this one went: another Region 3-AAA game, another close finish.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:01pm

Two members of the Thomson High School Bulldogs signed letters of intent Feb. 1 to play college football. John Atkins, who played nose guard, signed to play for the University of Georgia Bulldogs.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 4:00pm

KAYLEN DORSEY Grade: Fourth School: Dearing Elementary Favorite subject: Math Favorite after-school snack: Vanilla ice cream Pets: None I like to listen to: Hip hop Best movie ever: ...

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:51pm

Barrel racing and Cowboy Church take turns each Sunday at the Old Frontier, south of Thomson. The Old Frontier Saddle Club began in January 2011 after a conversation between Chris Smith of Old Frontier and local barrel racers David and Lynn Umberger.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:50pm

Warren County High School has selected Krystle Wilburn as its STAR student for 2012. The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR) program honors outstanding seniors and the teachers who have been instrumental in their academic development.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:46pm

Senior guidance counselor Sheron Finnerty recently announced this year's Thomson High School STAR student is Ethan Dowler.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:45pm

Yesterday, as I was framing pictures for the new exhibit at The McDuffie Museum, I was in the back room by myself when I looked out the window. I saw a black man hurrying through the parking lot, holding what looked to be a framed picture.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:42pm

As people toted green garbage bags along West Hendricks Street, Tommy Neal carried his own plastic bag west from Jackson Street. He headed from the area of Huddle House toward his own dental office.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:36pm

A burst of static bursts from the intercom into my open car window.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 3:34pm

Augusta Prep's Jamie Alexander signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play soccer at Furman University.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:32pm

To the editor: The McDuffie Department of Juvenile Justice office is pleased to announce our participation in the 2012 National Crime Victims' Week events from April 22-28.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:11pm

KIWANIS PANCAKES WHERE: Thomson Depot WHEN: 5-7:30 p.m. today DETAILS: The meal includes pancakes and syrup, grits, sausage and bacon. Beverages are included for dine-in meals only.

Wed, 02/08/2012 - 2:07pm

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 - 2:06pm

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 - 2:05pm

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