Publication: Thomaston Times

First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

The new paint job

The little white house down the street was old and the paint was peeling. The owner had put on a light green tin roof many years ago, but he had never done much more to fix it up. We were excited when a new family bought it, and they decided to renovate ... [Published Thomaston Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Yatesville wants its American flag back

If you have the City of Yatesville’s ceremonial American flag, pole and stand, please return it.Mayor Cecil Moncrief advised the City Council at their July 14 meeting that sometime in the last month, someone took the flag, the flag pole, and the stand ... [Published Thomaston Times - 23 hours ago]
Entities: Citizen, Acquisition
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

We need Facetime protocol

I’m sure you have heard of Facetime.Just in case you are even more technologically challenged than I am, Facetime is a fulfillment of the Dick Tracy watch that made phone calls that allowed you to see the person you were talking with. I think the Jetsons ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting Wildfires: A view from up front

Editor’s Note: Zack Kephart is a freelance photographer from Macon who has worked for The Thomaston Times in the past. Zack is also a wildfire firefighter during the summer fire season. Those of us in the South see news coverage of the fires out west. ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

‘I can see clearly now…’ with glasses on

A new school year will soon be upon us and bring with it all the anxieties that only school can bring. One anxiety which will likely bring the most stress for students will be the exams they will encounter over the next nine months. While we all know ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
Entities: Anxiety
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Perdue wins Republican runoff for Senate

Primary election run-offs in Georgia were held Tuesday, and of the three races that Upson County voters had a say in, only one of the three candidates chosen by Upson County was also chosen statewide.The biggest race on the Republican ballot was for the ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Fizz! Boom! Read!

Magician Ken Scott entertains the crowd by magically makes spoons stick all over a volunteer from the audience during the Summer Reading Program.During his show, Ron Anglin helps this group of youngsters learn how to become plate spinners.Juggler Ron ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Ken Scott
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

BOC approves engineering costs for Zorn Landfill

After ceasing operation in the early 90s, the Zorn Street Landfill is close to being officially closed down, according to Upson County Water Superintendent Danny Johnson. He told the Board of Commissioners last week that the county is entering into the ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Council hears from residents about Tobin

A crowd of nearly 200 people filled the R.E. Lee Auditorium for the Thomaston City Council meeting last Thursday to voice their opinions to the mayor and council on Thomaston Police Officer Phillip Tobin. Of the roughly 25 people who spoke, the majority ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Majority of weather sirens are installed

Thanks to a Response and Recovery grant program through FEMA and GEMA, Upson County was able to install six additional weather sirens throughout the county in hopes of giving better coverage to warn citizens of inclement weather. Upson County EMA Director ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Protest leaders seek removal of more than just Tobin

Another rally of those seeking to have Thomaston Police Officer Philip Tobin terminated from his position was held at St. Mary’s Church Tuesday night. Civil rights activists, including State Senator Vincent Fort, Michael Lunsford, and Derrick Boazman, ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 2 reports

Tobin supporters signing online petition to keep him on the job

People in Thomaston have begun taking sides in the issue of whether Thomaston Police Officer Philip Tobin should punished and/or terminated from his position following an incident on June 11 in which Tobin tasered Kelsey Rockemore in the parking lot of ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 09 2014]

More Content

All (77) | News (77) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
The new paint job [Published Thomaston Times - 15 hours ago]
Yatesville wants its American flag back [Published Thomaston Times - 23 hours ago]
We need Facetime protocol [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
Fighting Wildfires: A view from up front [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
‘I can see clearly now…’ with glasses on [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 26 2014]
Perdue wins Republican runoff for Senate [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 25 2014]
Fizz! Boom! Read! [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 25 2014]
BOC approves engineering costs for Zorn Landfill [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 24 2014]
Council hears from residents about Tobin [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 22 2014]
Majority of weather sirens are installed [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 21 2014]
Dr. L. L. Allen retiring after serving Thomasto... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 20 2014]
Summer lunch program feeding 600 [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 19 2014]
Yatesville to honor veterans with flags and cro... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 18 2014]
Sheriff’s Office looking into number of thefts ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 18 2014]
Sen. Fort requests GBI widen TPD investigation [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 17 2014]
Medicine for the soul [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 17 2014]
The Soul Purpose Band performing benefit concer... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 17 2014]
Cold Ice = Cold Cash [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 16 2014]
A bowl with a hole’s story [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 16 2014]
Sleeping my way to $10 million [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 15 2014]
County residents facing fine if they don't sign... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 15 2014]
School system makes administrative changes [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 15 2014]
SR3/Hwy19 resurfacing underway for next two months [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 15 2014]
Robert Bowles honored for Outstanding Community... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 14 2014]
Georgia Chamber leaders meet in Thomaston [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 12 2014]
Protest leaders seek removal of more than just ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 11 2014]
BOC approves contract for new bus [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 11 2014]
City officials decline meeting with protesters ... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 11 2014]
‘The Invaders’ bringing Beatles music to Greate... [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 11 2014]
Unexpected photos are often the best [Published Thomaston Times - Jul 10 2014]
1 2 3
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.