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The Dearing town council will see some new faces this year. Marlee Rodgers, who works as a veterinarian for Hillcrest Farms and for Wester Veterinary Clinic in Thomson, will be one of those new faces.

On Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at approximately 2:33 P.M., the McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office 911 Center received a call from an individual who advised a male had been shot on Bussey Avenue in Thomson, McDuffie County, Georgia.

Thomson Police last week charged a Warrenton man who had been wanted in connection with a Nov. 14 shooting outside Premier Packaging.

The Thomson man who shot and fatally wounded his wife in their Thomas Avenue home has been indicted for involuntary manslaughter, reckless conduct, and possession of firearm during commission of a felony.

Owners Laurie Thomas and Taylor Whittle held a ribbon cutting last Thursday at The Face Place, which is located in Knox Shopping Center. Thomas is an aesthetician and Whittle is one of two lash artists at The Face Place.

The Lincolnton woman who drove into the path of an oncoming pickup truck May 13 on the Thomson Bypass now faces criminal charges.

Heath Rogers, a firefighter AEMT, was surprise when he was named Thomson-McDuffie Emergency Services Firefighter of the Year during the department’s annual Christmas dinner Dec. 4.

Sandy Yelton worked for roughly three plus decades doing numerous jobs before she decided it was time to retire.

The McDuffie County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday for a special called meeting. The board met to discuss and vote on the redistricting map. According to County Commission Chairman Charlie Newton, Phyllis Brooks, elections director, asked the reapportionment office to see if they could p…

Two multi-agency drug raids led by the McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office last Friday cracked down on illegal narcotics and netted four arrests.

With Thanksgiving coming and going, the holiday events are fast approaching. The City of Thomson will have its annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Thursday, Dec. 2 at 6 p.m., and the annual Christmas Parade on Sunday, Dec. 12 starting at 2 p.m.

Police are receiving complaints about a former consignment store, which recently closed. However, according to the assistant police chief the issue is a civil matter.