Thomaston Times- RSS NEWS Feed Wed, 22 Oct 2014 05:31:42 EST 1800 Castleberry updates Kiwanis on URMC Larry Stanford|The Thomaston Times Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:39:08 EST 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. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:07:04 EST 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! 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 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$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) 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 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 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’ 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 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 Submitted Wed, 15 Oct 2014 06:28:03 EST 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 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 Submitted Mon, 13 Oct 2014 06:26:01 EST Traffic stop finds gun and marijuana A traffic stop in Thomaston on September 26 evolved into a foot chase that ended with the driver facing numerous charges, including possession of marijuana and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Sat, 11 Oct 2014 16:03:03 EST (No heading) Publication: The Thomaston TimesDate: Friday, October 10, 2014Volume: 146Issue: 81No. of sections: 2 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:09:03 EST BBB warns of tech support scams Better Business Bureau (BBB) is warning consumers to be extremely skeptical of callers offering computer support services. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:13:02 EST Thomaston awarded $500,000 CDBG grant$500000-CDBG-grant The City of Thomaston has received a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) of $500,000 from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA), which administers the program on behalf of the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:27:03 EST GSP Troop D wins award in Troop category MACON – The Georgia State Patrol's Troop D was one of several law enforcement agencies to take home a prize on September 24 when the Governor's Office of Highway Safety hosted its 15th Annual Governor's Challenge Awards at the... Thu, 9 Oct 2014 06:30:03 EST