With Election Day just weeks away, McDuffie County voters must decide who they want to lead the nation and represent them in Congress, at the Georgia state capitol and in their local communities.
Wayne’s Towing Recovery and Transport is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the driver who struck and killed Jason Willis last week along Interstate 20 near mile marker 177.
The McDuffie County Board of Commissioners approved a rezoning request that would allow new homes to be built on Boneville Road property that was previously considered as blighted. The commission met for a public hearing on the request and then entered into a regular meeting Sept. 15.
The McDuffie County Planning Commission has placed about 25 rezoning signs around downtown Thomson and most simply indicate a residential area that is now zoned for business and will be rezoned for residential. A total of 28 parcels will be rezoned.
Warren County public school students who chose in-person learning on a staggered A/B schedule will return to school on Monday, Sept. 28, according to the system’s Facebook page.
Earlier this month, Georgia State Patrol Post 25, located in Grovetown, was named by Georgia MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) as the Post of the Year and received the highest honor, the Golden Achievement Award.
Thomson is nearing the adoption of a new ordinance which would set standards for driving golf carts on local streets. The ordinance will also be the basis for police to begin work to get ATVs off the streets of the city.
After a more than a decade gap, there is again a Thomson-McDuffie Easterseals Christmas ornament. The 2020 ornament, featuring the Government Center, is now on sale in locations around the community.
The McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in connection with the investigation of a burglary at Premier Outdoor Products.
During a regular meeting Aug. 18, the McDuffie County Board of Commissioners discussed various millage rates for FY 2021 and the estimated revenue each proposed rate levied on taxable property could bring in. Commissioners agreed they do not want to increase the current 8.8 mill rate, and ar…
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is assisting the Warrenton Police Department in investigating the fatal shooting of a Warrenton man on Depot Street over the weekend.
Late Monday afternoon, police investigators and GBI agents arrested Marquavious Santin Burley and charged him with the murder of a young Warrenton man in a weekend shooting on Gus Street in Thomson.