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Cancer of the cervix is the second most common cancer in women worldwide and is a leading cause of cancer-related death in women in underdeveloped countries. Worldwide, about 500,000 cases of cervical cancer are diagnosed each year.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 9:29pm

There was widespread disagreement as to who arrived second on that Saturday in December. Some people, though, said Mike Carrington was the second person to arrive at The Thomson Depot to set up the Festival off Main.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 9:19pm

To avoid another year in which I fail to get organized, on New Year's Day 2012 I alternatively resolved to engage in community service.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 9:18pm

ATLANTA - At different points in the young primary season, Georgia had two favorite sons leading the Republican presidential race.

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Wed, 01/11/2012 - 9:06pm

Tickets went on sale Monday for the Thomson-McDuffie Chamber of Commerce's 40th annual meeting. The event will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, at Belle Meade Country Club. Tickets are $30. Call (706) 597-1000.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 8:10pm

The following is a list of persons arrested from Jan. 4-10 for various criminal and traffic offenses by area law enforcement authorities and taken to the McDuffie County Law Enforcement Center in Thomson.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 8:08pm

The McDuffie County Planning Commission has voted against allowing the sheriff's department to construct a firearms training center northwest of Thomson. At its Jan. 3 meeting, the planners voted 2-1 to recommend the gun range be denied.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 8:00pm

The McDuffie County Hospital Board voted Thursday to hire Sandra I. McVicker, an employee of University Hospital, as administrator of McDuffie Regional Medical Center. The board has entered into an agreement to sell the hospital to University.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 4:04pm

RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE WHERE: Thomson Depot WHEN: 12:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17 DETAILS: Everyone who donates is eligible for the quarterly promotion, a drawing for Delta Air Lines tickets.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 3:02pm

Firefighters from McDuffie Fire Rescue and McDuffie EMA responded to a home fire Thursday morning that seemed to be routine. However, some see a miracle emerging from that fire.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 3:01pm

Mike Carrington, one of Thomson's most visible public servants and volunteers, died Saturday. He was 51.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 2:59pm


Saturday, January 28, 2012 - 8:00am
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464 East Belair Road
Evans, GA, 30809
United States
33° 31' 58.5336" N, 82° 7' 52.3776" W
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FATZ® is pleased to host a pancake breakfast at 464 East Belair Road restaurant in Evans, Ga., on Jan. 28, 2012, to benefit Lakeside High School Baseball. From 8 – 10 a.m., FATZ® will open its doors to members of the community and transform into a hotspot for hotcakes to raise money to support the Lakeside High School Baseball team. Proceeds from the breakfast will be used for new uniforms, equipment and travel expenses. The team is looking forward to the 2012 season with hopes of bringing home a championship title.

Thomson High boys basketball team beat Harlem 101-36 on Tuesday to earn coach Michael Thomas his 500th win.

Wed, 01/11/2012 - 10:47am

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