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  1. Washington's police shutdown not forseen for ThomsonRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The McDuffie Progress

    Could Thomson put its police force out of work as a neighboring city has done to save money? 'I don't anticipate it happening anytime in the near future but you never say never,' said Mayor Kenneth Usry.

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  2. Local artist Deana Tankersley transforms issues of The McDuffie Progress into sculpturesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The McDuffie Progress

    ... can only picture with eyes closed and imagination in overdrive. Tankersley is a native of Augusta who has lived in Thomson for the past 10 years. She began creating and demonstrating her gift at the age of six. "It started when I was six with ...

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  3. Report: Jet hit unlisted pole in fatal Ga. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NewsOK.com

    ... noticed that you found this article on Facebook. Here are some more articles that are popular on Facebook right now. THOMSON, Ga. (AP) - A private jet hit a utility pole that wasn't listed on aeronautical charts before running into trees and ...

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  4. NTSB releases Thomson plane crash reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News 12 WRDW

    The National Transportation Safety Board released its report on the 2013 Thomson plane crash that killed five employees from The Vein Guys.

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  5. Three arrested for liquor store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... Store. The McDuffie County Sheriff's Office said that a lone man entered the liquor store, at 1713 Harrison Road in Thomson, on June 10 and robbed the clerk at gunpoint, however an investigation revealed two others involved in the crime as well. ...

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  6. McNair wins BOE District 3 runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... the McDuffie County Board of Education. Jarvis J. McNair, of Poppa's Finest BBQ and Catering on Washington Road in Thomson, defeated Richard Downs 190 to 146 in the July 22 runoff election for the District 3 seat. The position is currently held by ...

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  7. Local antiques store in Thomson closing its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The McDuffie Progress

    Charlie Brown's 2nd Time Around, an antiques store located on First Avenue in downtown Thomson, will be shutting down for good after almost two years in the community.

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  8. ALERT - Watch for fraudulent charges on bank accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The McDuffie Progress

    Some Thomson-area residents have had their bank card information used fraudulently for purchases and attempted transactions.

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  9. Board approves bids for Norris demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The McDuffie Progress

    The McDuffie County Board of Education unanimously approved two bids for asbestos abatement and demolition of the old R.L. Norris building, on Harrison Road in Thomson, at their monthly meeting on July 10. The bids, won by the Augusta-based construction company Chaplin & Sons, totaled $243,072 and included abatement, demolition and general ... (more)

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  10. Manufacturing and distribution center coming to McDuffieRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | The McDuffie Progress

    The Development Authority of McDuffie County and the City of Thomson have announced that Hollander Sleep Products, Inc. has decided to locate their new 208,000-square-foot manufacturing and distribution center in Stone Business Park, located north of I-20.

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  11. Seven boaters receive citations over holidayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... reckless driving. He was stopped just after the fireworks show near Big Hart Park, said Sgt. Mack Garthright of the Thomson office of DNR. The officer said that rangers from his office issued seven tickets to boaters driving under the influence ...

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  12. Liquor store robbery suspects caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... Store. The McDuffie County Sheriff's Office said that a lone man entered the liquor store, at 1713 Harrison Road in Thomson, on June 10 and robbed the clerk at gunpoint, but an investigation revealed two others involved in the crime. According to ...

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  13. Leadership McDuffie celebrates community involvementRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The McDuffie Progress

    In the culmination of a six-month program of learning about all McDuffie County has to offer, the 17 members of Leadership McDuffie's Class of 2014 graduated June 5 during a celebration dinner at the Thomson Depot.

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  14. Monuments in McDuffie and Warren counties pay tribute to many sacrifices of men and womenRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | The McDuffie Progress

    A quick drive through downtown Thomson or Warrenton and you might not even realize they were there, but they have been for many years.

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  15. Seven boaters receive citations over holidayRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | The McDuffie Progress

    ... reckless driving. He was stopped just after the fireworks show near Big Hart Park, said Sgt. Mack Garthright of the Thomson office of DNR. The officer said that rangers from his office issued seven tickets to boaters driving under the influence ...

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  16. Monuments in McDuffie and Warren counties pay tribute to many sacrifices of men and womenRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The McDuffie Progress

    A quick drive through downtown Thomson or Warrenton and you might not even realize they were there, but they have been for many years.

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  17. Manufacturing and distribution center coming to McDuffieRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The McDuffie Progress

    The Development Authority of McDuffie County and the City of Thomson have announced that Hollander Sleep Products, Inc. has decided to locate their new 208,000-square-foot manufacturing and distribution center in Stone Business Park, located north of I-20.

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  18. Razorback Punter Irwin-Hill Named To Ray Guy Watch ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | FOX16

    ... 12 yards to convert a fake into a first down. The Augusta Sports Council created the Ray Guy Award in 2000 to honor Thomson, Ga. native and College Football Hall of Fame inductee, Ray Guy. The Ray Guy Award winner is determined by a national voting ...

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  19. Jayhawks add two more to award watch listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2013 | Examiner.com

    ... member of three Super Bowl winning teams. The Augusta Sports Council created the Ray Guy Award in 2000 to honor the Thomson, Georgia native. Senior Ben Heeney, who was named to the Chuck Bednarik Award preseason watch list Monday, has been named to ...

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  20. Leadership McDuffie celebrates community involvementRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The McDuffie Progress

    In the culmination of a six-month program of learning about all McDuffie County has to offer, the 17 members of Leadership McDuffie's Class of 2014 graduated June 5 during a celebration dinner at the Thomson Depot.

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