Publication: Thomaston Times

First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Abuses of power need to stop

On Wednesday we took 54 cases to the grand jury in Fayette County. One of the grand jurors told me about a scam somebody attempted on her. I think I have discussed this particular scam before, but it won’t hurt to touch on it again.She said a caller claimed ... [Published Thomaston Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Republicans raise $7,217 for Bo Story Fund

After several months of a fundraising drive, the Georgia Republican Party was able to donate $7,217.00 to the Bowen Story Fund. The local organization is dedicated to enhancing the lives of families dealing with pediatric cancer who have to travel more ... [Published Thomaston Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

This is the way it is supposed to be

I just got off the phone with my daughter. I listened while she shared the joys and challenges that young mothers go through. She is a strong woman; protective of her boys and will never let anyone walk over her. That’s good as she is NASA’s Life Support ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Manhunt nabs two armed robbery suspects

Two suspects in a series of armed robberies in Thomaston were arrested Tuesday evening following a manhunt that covered an area that covered the Farview Apartments and Golden Living Center on Avenue F all the way up through a wooded area to Knight Tr ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Yatesville seeks veterans’ names for flag memorials

The Yatesville City Council is finalizing plans and is ready to begin taking request forms for their new Yatesville Veterans Memorial Markers. Modeled after similar markers used in Hampton, Georgia, the markers will feature a white wooden cross with the ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Tobin protest continues, second video shown

For the third Thomaston City Council meeting in a row, residents protesting against Officer Phillip Tobin and the June incident where he tasered Kelcey Roquemore, packed the meeting, held this time in the Archives Building’s basement meeting room. At ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Protest, Officer, Citizen
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Change in time for Upson County Board of Commission meeting

According to Upson County Clerk Jessica Jones, tonight’s county commissioner’s meeting will be held at 6 p.m. instead of 7 p.m. in the City-County Meeting Room of the Government Complex, located at 106. E Lee Street. Jones noted the time change is due ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: E Lee, County Clerk, Taxes
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

City taxes will remain the same

Many citizens in the community have stated lately that they wonder if the powers that be in local government actually listen to any concerns they have; especially when it comes to the property tax millage rate. Well, at a called meeting last Thursday, ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

School bomb threat suspect arrested

Upson County Sheriff Dan Kilgore issued the following press release on Friday, August 22, 2014:A suspect has been identified in relation to five bomb threats occurring in Upson County between January 2014 and May 2014. Four bomb threats were phoned in ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

(No heading)

The Thomaston Police Department, aided by a number of other law enforcement agencies, was hunting for an armed robbery suspect in the Knight Trail/Avenue F wooded area, the nearby apartments, and Golden Living Center. It is believed that two suspects ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Armed Robbery
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Wildfire: An upfront blog

Last August I found myself on a fire in western Oregon. It was early morning and my crew and I were just waking up – even though it was still dark outside. We shook our sleeping bags out to get the frost off and struggled to get our cold leather boots ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Pension disclosures will mean more transparency for local entities

Beginning in 2015, every state and local government entity – cities, counties, school systems, water authorities, etc. - that provides their employees with retirement benefits must begin reporting how much they contribute to pension liabilities and expenses. ... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 24 2014]

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Abuses of power need to stop [Published Thomaston Times - 17 hours ago]
Republicans raise $7,217 for Bo Story Fund [Published Thomaston Times - 22 hours ago]
This is the way it is supposed to be [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 30 2014]
Manhunt nabs two armed robbery suspects [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 30 2014]
Yatesville seeks veterans’ names for flag memor... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 29 2014]
Tobin protest continues, second video shown [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 28 2014]
Change in time for Upson County Board of Commis... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
City taxes will remain the same [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
(No heading) [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
School bomb threat suspect arrested [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 27 2014]
Wildfire: An upfront blog [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 25 2014]
Pension disclosures will mean more transparency... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 24 2014]
Fire gear request denied by BOC [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 23 2014]
Thank you Randy Coggin! [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 23 2014]
Boobie Ball first of three big events [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 22 2014]
Council approves new tower for WTGA [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 22 2014]
Georgia EMC commercial shot in Thomaston [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 21 2014]
Property taxes increasing in Thomaston and Upso... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 19 2014]
Wildfire - An upfront view [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 18 2014]
Relearning good habits [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 18 2014]
Business prospects making return trips to county [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 17 2014]
‘How to Rob the Tooth Fairy’ [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 16 2014]
And a little child shall lead them [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 15 2014]
Complaints continue against Officer Tobin [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 15 2014]
Yatesville in need of new water source [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 15 2014]
What Ray Rice teaches us about civilization [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 15 2014]
Split vote approves 2.26 tax mill increase [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 14 2014]
Splitting the circut doesn’t change my job [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 13 2014]
Odor is issue for TenCate [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 13 2014]
PAYH Bike Ride stops in Thomaston; ride gives b... [Published Thomaston Times - Aug 12 2014]
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