Thomaston Times- RSS NEWS Feed http://thomastontimes.com/section/NEWS http://thomastontimes.com/section/NEWS Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:16:54 EST 1800 Johnson wins 1st and National Garden Club Youth Award http://thomastontimes.com/news/news/150278092/Johnson-wins-1st-and-National-Garden-Club-Youth-Award Submitted Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:41:04 EST Reading across Upson http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150275587/Reading-across-Upson As part of the Read Across Georgia campaign, Georgia's first lady, Sandra Deal, and State Representative Johnnie Caldwell Jr. visited Upson County Pre-K classes this week to meet with local students and emphasize the importance of... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:04:03 EST Early voting underway http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150275535/Early-voting-underway Do you know who you're going to vote for in the General Election and don't want to wait until Tuesday, November 4 to cast your ballot? If the answer to both those questions was 'Yes,' then you can take advantage of advance (in... Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:59:03 EST NJROTC holds annual ball http://thomastontimes.com/news/news/150206594/NJROTC-holds-annual-ball MSGT Mark Colvin, SGT Blake Andrews, SGT Scott Chambers and POI Chuck Meyerriecks enjoy the ball.NJROTC cadets and their dates gather at tables before dinner begins.Dinner is served buffet style. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:35:15 EST Bank robbery suspects in custody http://thomastontimes.com/news/news/150267278/Bank-robbery-suspects-in-custody Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:41:57 EST Gas leak investigated, burglary found http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150225612/Gas-leak-investigated-burglary-found A Lincoln Park volunteer firefighter, investigating a gas leak at a convenience store, found evidence that a burglary had been committed at the store. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:22:10 EST Castleberry updates Kiwanis on URMC http://thomastontimes.com/news/news/150227161/Castleberry-updates-Kiwanis-on-URMC Larry Stanford|The Thomaston Times Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:22:07 EST Thomaston accepts road into city http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150225554/Thomaston-accepts-road-into-city The City of Thomaston has a new piece of property. The Thomaston City Council approved accepting Hugo Starling Drive into the city at their council meeting on Oct. 7. Council member Gary Atwater was absent. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:04:04 EST Chitlin’ Hoedown is Saturday! http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150225243/Chitlin-Hoedown-is-Saturday The 32nd annual Chitlin' Hoedown will be held Saturday, October 25 in Yatesville. This year the event will be just one day. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:38:04 EST Veterans Memorial service set Nov. 11 for Yatesville http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150191434/Veterans-Memorial-service-set-Nov.-11-for-Yatesville Preparations are underway by the Yatesville City Council for the community's first Veterans Day program at its new Veterans Memorial. The program will be at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, Veterans Day. Plans for the program include a... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:14:04 EST Upson reimbursed $39,000 for weather sirens http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150191276/Upson-reimbursed-$39ooo-for-weather-sirens Upson County is being reimbursed $39,531.61 from the state for the weather siren project that placed an additional six sirens around the county, bringing the total amount up to 21. Upson EMA Director Martha Anne McCarty made the announcement... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 06:04:04 EST (No heading) http://thomastontimes.com/news/news/150183351/ Prophetess Denise Walker is an internationally sought after conference speaker, an ordained prophet, pastor, teacher, wife, and mother who specializes in each to operate in the spirit realm and function in kingdom principles. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:08:09 EST 9th Annual Boss Hog BBQ Competition and TUAC Art in the Park http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150128911/9th-Annual-Boss-Hog-BBQ-Competition-and-TUAC-Art-in-the-Park Larry Stanford|The Thomaston TimesThe Boss Hog BBQ and Art in the Park was also the kick off for 4-H Walk Georgia, and they were signing up people for the exercise program. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:01:05 EST Thomaston accepts Hugo Starling Drive into city http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150191548/Thomaston-accepts-Hugo-Starling-Drive-into-city The City of Thomaston has a new piece of property. The Thomaston City Council approved accepting Hugo Starling Drive into the city at their council meeting on Oct. 7. Council member Gary Atwater was absent. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:21:02 EST ‘Celebrate My Drive’ http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150191203/Celebrate-My-Drive If there was a way to help keep teen drivers safe, raise money for your local high school and host a once in a lifetime concert, would you be willing to jump on board? If your answer is “Yes,” then you are in luck. Thanks to a program... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:00:08 EST Deputies make two drug busts http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150142613/Deputies-make-two-drug-busts Upson County Sheriff Dan Kilgore issued the following press release on Tuesday, October 7, 2014: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:36:03 EST EMC assists family http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150142491/EMC-assists-family Submitted Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:28:03 EST Career Day Expo opens students’ eyes http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150142540/Career-Day-Expo-opens-students-eyes This year marked the third year the Thomaston-Upson Chamber of Commerce Manufacturer's Roundtable has teamed up with Upson-Lee High School to put on a Career Expo featuring 22 local businesses and vendors. The annual event offers juniors and... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:51:02 EST 2014 Career Expo at ULHS http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150125814/2014-Career-Expo-at-ULHS Juniors and seniors at ULHS recently took part in a career expo that showcased the types of careers available in their community. This year marked the third annual event and featured 22 businesses and industries from Upson County and surrounding... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:49:02 EST Williams looking to run the “trifecta” of Marathons http://thomastontimes.com/news/home_top-news/150106106/Williams-looking-to-run-the-trifecta-of-Marathons Submitted Mon, 13 Oct 2014 06:26:01 EST