• Dollar General in Warrenton robbed at gunpoint
The Dollar General, on Quaker Road in Warrenton, was robbed at gunpoint Monday morning. The perpetrator got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

• Liquor store robbery suspects caught
Dennis Atkinson was one of three men arrested in connection with a liquor store robbery in McDuffie County.

• Seven boaters receive citations over holiday

• NAACP holds second annual Freedom Fund banquet to raise money
McDuffie County Branch of NAACP President David Walker (left) with Axel Adams, the keynote speaker, at the beginning of the Freedom Fund banquet on Friday.

• First Citizens Bank now under new ownership
The First Citizens branch in Thomson is under new ownership.

• Pine Top working with top course designer in U.S.
Glen Wilson, co-owner of Pine Top Farm, is shown with Derek di Grazia (right), who was in town earlier this week in preparation for his taking over design of the eventing course for competitions which will be held annually in February. The two are shown standing in one of the water portions of the Pine Top course. Wilson lets the ponds dry out this time of year as part of a maintenance routine.

• Manufacturing and distribution center coming to McDuffie
The image above depicts what the 208,000-square-foot Hollander facility will look like once constructed. The manufacturing and distribution center will employ more than 200 people over the next five years.

• Man crashes motorcycle while running from police
Emergency responders rush the injured motorcycle accident victim to the waiting helicopter.

• McDuffie boy drowns in pond

• Ribbon cut on tech school’s new aviation maintenance program
Harold Mays talks about tech education benefits during the May 29 ribbon cutting.

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