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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Conferences are not rocket science. They are events where professionals from various backgrounds and companies gather to train, learn, network and generate business. It’s like a crash course of learning subjects that matter in one’s professional life and networking in fifth gear as it would have taken at least a year to connect to let’s say 200 people via various online and offline methods. ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Vendors needed for upcoming McDuffie County Camellia City Festival Thomson, GA, October 17, 2017– McDuffie County will kick off the holiday season with the Thomson Tree Lighting in Downtown Thomson on November 30th at 7 p.m.  Local elementary schools will sing Christmas carols as they wait for Santa to arrive and light the town Christmas tree.  Dearing will hold their Tree Lighting ceremony the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Monday, October 16, 2017
Local woman graduates from high school through McDonald’s Archway to Opportunity program By Caitlin Boland   Evonne Bailey celebrates her graduation from online high school in front of McDonald’s.Hard work and determination helped Evonne Bailey overcome long odds to finish her high school diploma. Thomson McDonald’s co-owners and operators David and Janie Cravens held a graduation for ...read more
Categories: Community, Education
Monday, October 16, 2017
McDuffie County has signed on with the University of Georgia Archway Partnership.  Click this link to learn more about the program, and how it could benefit our community.http://www.archwaypartnership.uga.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/ArchwayPublication2016_W1.pdf  
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release