The McDuffie School System reported that some reliable information was provided to school officials this morning, Nov. 14, that a Thomson-McDuffie Middle School student may be in possession of a weapon. Because of this tip, the school resource officer proactively met the pupil immediately up…
“Today, Veterans Day is a time when we can come together to say thank you the service you provided in order to provide us Americans the freedoms that enjoy today. All of our veterans are very dear to our hearts. We say thank you for serving our country,” said Julianne Lovins as she opened th…
Four Thomson-McDuffie Middle School students and their families embarked on an educational investment journey Oct. 30 as the eighth graders signed an accountability agreement to receive a college scholarship after high school graduation.
A Thomson war veteran recently received a hero’s welcome at the White House and received a letter from President Donald Trump thanking him for his valiant service during World War II.
The McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning to residents to be on the lookout for two men posing as telephone line installers in an attempt to steal property.
A Thomson man was sentenced to 30 years, with 10 to be served in jail after he pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
An event where chefs team up with local farmers to prepare and showcase local foods by harvesting and cooking a variety of animals comes to Dearing Nov. 8 and Nov. 9.
The scores for college and career readiness of students in the McDuffie School System increased by 72.6 points and the school system is the one of only two in the CSRA to show an increase in the College and Career Ready Performance Index for each school in its school district.
McDuffie County Board of Education members were celebratory during the Oct. 10 meeting when Parrish Construction presented a symbolic big check to return more than $69,000 to the board’s treasury. The check was the result of change orders for the construction costs for the projected $4 milli…
Paceline, an organization that raises funds to help pay for research at Georgia Cancer Center in Augusta, is already working to further engage the Thomson community in the 2020 benefit event.
The Thomson Police Department is asking residents in Hickory Hills to remain alert and possibly even be able to assist in the investigation of a rash of cars being entered over the past weekend.
A fire in the kitchens of two local favorite businesses uncovered numerous code violations which must be corrected before the owners may reopen for business.
The state fire marshal’s office is helping Thomson-McDuffie Fire and EMS investigate the suspected arson of a home that burned Sunday night on Viola Avery Street.
The McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Thomson woman in connection with the shooting of a Thomson man in the face early Oct. 4.