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  1. *Pilot at fault in 2013 fatal plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The McDuffie Progress

    The National Transportation Safety Board reports that pilot error and fatigue caused the Feb. 20, 2013 plane crash in Thomson. Five passengers died in the crash.

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  2. THS crowns a queenRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The McDuffie Progress

    JaKayla Mack was crowned 2014 Thomson High School Homecoming Queen at Friday night's game between Thomson and Liberty County.

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  3. W.S. Badcock Corporation Announces New Regional Distribution Center in LaGrange, GARead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Business Wire

    ... and is designed for expansion to 700,000 square feet. This facility will replace two existing facilities in Thomson, GA and Cullman, AL. "The new distribution facility is designed to handle distribution to our current network of locations and will ...

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  4. NTSB: Pilot Error Probable Cause In Thomson, GA Bizjet AccidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Aero-News Network

    The National Transportation Safety Board has determined that the pilot in a 2013 business airplane accident in Thomson, Georgia, failed to adhere to the airplane's flight manual procedures for antiskid failure in flight and did not retract the lift dump -- a critical system to assist in stopping the aircraft -- immediately after making the decision to perform a go-around. Further, the pilot lacked adequate system knowledge for the airplane he was flying.

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  5. Religion briefs for the week of Oct. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Aiken Standard

    ... Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Mother Dorothy Walden, of the House of God Church of God in Christ in Thomson, Georgia. Sara Jordan Powell will be the guest psalmist. For more information, call 706-796-7880. The Loaves and Fishes ...

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  6. Final NTSB report on Thomson plane crash blames pilot's lack of knowledge, sleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WRDW-TV Augusta

    The National Transportation Safety Board blames the pilot in the 2013 Thomson plane crash for not knowing the aircraft well enough and also points out his fatigue during the flight. The plane crash in Thomson killed five employees from The Vein Guys and injured the pilot and co-pilot.

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  7. Genealogy Query - MOUNT : SHACKELFORDRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Cousinconnect.com

    ... e Robert E. Cheshire by the Juvenile Court on June 19, 1969. We were adopted on December 3, 1970 at an office in Thomson, Georgia. My adopted mother has given me all the paperwork concerning the adoption from the lawyer. Any help will be appreciated.

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  8. Religion briefs for the week of Oct. 15Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Star

    ... Oct. 24, at 7 p.m. The guest speaker will be Mother Dorothy Walden, of the House of God Church of God in Christ in Thomson, Georgia. Sara Jordan Powell will be the guest psalmist. For more information, call 706-796-7880. Carpentersville Baptist ...

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  9. East Central Georgia Job/Career ExpoRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | WBBQ

    East Central Georgia Consortium and the Georgia Department of Labor Thomson Career Center will co-sponsor a Job/Career Expo for veterans and other job seekers Wednesday, October 15, 2014. The expo will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon at the WIA/One Stop office, located at 674 Washington Road in Thomson Georgia.

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  10. Clerk Assaulted at SprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The McDuffie Progress

    A man who allegedly threw a sign at a store clerk has been charged with assault. William Y. Smith, 62, of the 200 block of White Oak Road, was arrested shortly after 2:30 a.m., Oct. 1 for theft and assault at the Sprint Store at Jackson and Hill streets in Thomson.

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  11. 'Band Blast' a success at Southeast BullochRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Statesboro Herald

    ... University. Olsen said the "Swarm" will compete in the following marching band competitions: this past Saturday in Thomson, Georgia; the Jeff Davis Invitational in Hazelhurst on Oct. 18; at Statesboro's East Georgia Marching Band Competition on Oct. ...

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  12. Ivery's Restaurant opens sports bar in ThomsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    A new sports lounge has opened in Thomson. At noon on Sept. 11, Stephanie and Nether Ivery, the staff of Ivery's Restaurant, city council members, City of Thomson officials and members of the Thomson-McDuffie Chamber of Commerce cut the ribbon officially opening 'Between the Bricks.'

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  13. Woman injured after running red light on Washington RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... Washington Road, when she ran through the traffic light, and t-boned a Dodge Durango, driven by Myra W. Hall, 71 of Thomson, who was headed east on Harrison Road, said Georgia State Patrol Trooper Steve Shelton. According to Shelton, the Durango ...

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  14. Nichols retires from city's water departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    When the workday ended Sept. 12, a water service employee said goodbye to a two-decade career of providing fresh water to the people of Thomson.

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  15. Lightning halts THS Dogs' gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    Weather forced an early end to Friday night's Thomson Bulldog-Hart County Bulldog football game and forced Thomson to suffer its second loss in a row. Hart County was ahead 17-7 when the game was called with 11:06 remaining in the third quarter.

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  16. Collision courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... the accident occurred at the intersection of White Oak Road and Marshall Church Road on Sept. 5. Vickie Morris, of Thomson, was on the way to obtain car seats for the children from their mother, said Georgia State Patrol Trooper David Osborne. He ...

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  17. Commissioners set Kilpatrick Baptist Association WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    Recognizing that the Kilpatrick Baptist Association has contributed to the health and welfare of different communities through their ministries for the last 100 years, the McDuffie County Commission declared Oct. 26-Nov. 1 as Kilpatrick Baptist Association Centennial Week. The commission allocated the week in honor of the association's Centennial Session on Oct. 28, at the First Baptist Church, the place of its birth in Thomson in 1914.

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  18. Three vehicles collide Monday on East Hill StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    Traffic in both directions on East Hill Street was halted briefly Monday afternoon as first responders speed to the scene of a three-vehicle accident. Thomson Police officers, members of the Thomson Fire Rescue and McDuffie County EMS converged on the intersection of East Hill Street and Watson Street following the approximately 5:30 p.m. collision between two cars and a truck on Sept.

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  19. Bulldogs to host Hart CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The McDuffie Progress

    After an open date, the Thomson Bulldogs will try to get back on the winning track when Hart County visits The Brickyard Friday night. The Class AAA Hart County Bulldogs bring a 2-0 record to Thomson in the non-region game.

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  20. Egg candling Certificiation necessary to sell eggs from backyard...Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Georgia Faces

    ... Extension is sponsoring a class on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at the historic McDuffie County Courthouse at 337 Main St. in Thomson, Ga. Bradley Brown, GDA north district food safety manager, will teach the class in four sessions set to begin at 8 a.m., 10 ...

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