Zander Hamilton, a 6-foot-4-inch graduate of Thomson High School, ended his high school career as the All Star Preps  Best of the CSRA Georgia Boys Basketball Player of the Year on June 8. He led Thomson to the Elite 8 in the playoffs and finished his senior season with a 20-6-4 record and a…

Cordaro Crawford has been named Assistant Coach of the Year by the Georgia Athletic Coaches Association. Crawford is the assistant coach for the Thomson High School varsity boys basketball team, the head coach for boys junior varsity, and a math teacher at the school. He’s worked at THS since 2010.

Thomson High School announced the naming of a new head baseball coach last week, and they didn’t have to look far for their final decision.

A crowd gathered for Georgia Arms Fights in Sunset Auction House on May 11 to watch 80 pullers battle, about 30 of them being amateur fighters. The event was coordinated by David Hobbs, Tanner Maynard, and Ike Ford of team Dirty South. This is the first tournament of its kind that’s been hel…

Briarwood Academy’s Bucs returned to baseball action Monday, following spring break, with an 11-8 loss to Thomas Jefferson Academy. The loss left the Bucs with a 5-8 record as they headed into the final games of the regular season.

The McDuffie County 4-H Shotgun Team competed in a qualifier competition held at the Albert County Gun Club on April 13. This is the first event for the newly formed McDuffie County Shotgun Team, which started practicing in February.

Thousands of patrons turned out for the first day of practice Monday for the 83rd Masters Tournament in Augusta. The day began cloudy, turned sunny, and then wound up stormy as officials closed the course at 3:21 p.m. Early Tuesday, it was rainy, but the course opened for more practice. San …

Lovsea Carroll, a 10th-grader of Warren County Schools, has received full-ride scholarship offers by six institutions, with more currently in talks with him. The University of Georgia, Samford University, University of Cincinnati, Tennessee University, Mississippi State, and the Army have re…