A Saturday night event in Thomson kicks off the community's observance of Martin Luther King Day.
Vanderhorst CME Church will hold a Martin Luther King Jr. banquet at 6 p.m. The speaker will be Dr. Jeffery Thomas of Trinity CME church in Augusta.
A 32-year-old Grovetown man died after a crash on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County Wednesday evening, Jan. 11.
According to the Georgia State Patrol, David Austin Balfour was traveling west near mile marker 166 in a 2001 Ford Explorer around 11:20 p.
A 32-year-old Grovetown man died after a crash on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County Wednesday evening. According to the Georgia State Patrol, David Austin Balfour was traveling westbound near mile marker 166 in a 2001 Ford Explorer around 11:20 p.m.
The Forward McDuffie steering committee on Jan. 12 appointed Riley Stamey as interim director. Stamey said he is not a candidate for the position on a long-term basis. The position became available upon the Jan.
A 25-year-old Thomson man is facing charges of rape and false imprisonment stemming from an incident at his home on New Year's Day.
Marquell Carter, of the 600 block of Adams Avenue, was arrested at about 8 p.m. Jan. 1.
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The 2012 Thomson High School Beauty Pageant begins at 7 p.m. Saturday in the school auditorium. Tickets are $6 at the door, but contestants are selling tickets for $5 until Friday. The boys' "drag" beauty pageant is at 7 p.m. Friday.
A Thomson man has been charged with cruelty to animals after allegedly neglecting three dogs he kept at the house he was renting on Michael Street.
Ricardo Torez Bell, 32, of the 400 block of Michael Street, was arrested shortly before 10 a.m. Jan.