Two Thomson men recently pleaded guilty to vandalizing McDuffie County’s historic Rock House and were each sentenced to three years probation and ordered to pay more than $6,162 in restitution.

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A Thomson man was shot and killed at his Clements Street home Wednesday morning. Police already have a suspect.

The Town of Dearing Council’s ongoing conversation with MAG Carriers, located at 184 Printup Street, came to a head July 9. The council says the business is in violation of the town’s land development ordinance as a result of the placement of a portable office building on its property.

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In the July 12 issue of the McDuffie Progress, we erred in layout and design and placed the jump from the story about the City of Warrenton deciding to allow voters to decide whether to allow alcohol sales, on both Page 10 and Page 11. We apologize for any confusion this created.

“It is the wild, Wild West here in Dearing and people think anything goes,” said Mayor Sean Kelley of the speeders on the town’s streets.

The Thomson Huddle House closed early Saturday morning, June 30. Throughout the day Friday, customers visited and talked with each other about the closing. The business opened in 2003 on Hendricks Street, serving a wide variety of food.

According to Pat Morgan, special agent in charge of the GBI office in Thomson, on Thursday, June 28, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, and the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office arrested D’Alviune Burnett, 17, at a residence in Martinez. Burnett was taken in…

If it’s fireworks that will light your July 4th, a Thomson church is giving people a chance to purchase a wide variety and help young people at the same time.

Augusta Technical College’s Aviation Technology Center is ready to take on more students for the Fall 2018 program.

A Thomson family has been displaced as a result of bullets entering their home, striking a water pipe and flooding the apartment during a shooting June 22 on Spruce Street.