Stories by Jason B. Smith

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2008

Bobcats' offense rolls past Screaming Devils

WARRENTON, Ga. --- Warren County head coach Lee Hutto knows his team has more work to do.
By Jason B. Smith

Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008

Smelley avoided miscues in start

COLUMBIA --- Part of the storyline to Saturday's Georgia-South Carolina game was supposed to be the battle of Gamecock quarterbacks.
By Jason B. Smith

Area players make their mark on rivalry

COLUMBIA --- Jasper Brinkley finally found his comfort zone.
By Jason B. Smith

Saturday, Nov. 24, 2007

Authorities still search for inmate who escaped

THOMSON --- Police were still searching late Friday for a man who escaped from the McDuffie County jail the day before.
By Billy W. Hobbs and Jason B. Smith

Sunday, May 13, 2007

Weather can't ruin Blind Willie's blues

THOMSON - Saturday afternoon storms couldn't dampen the spirit or the music at the 14th annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival.
By Jason B. Smith

Friday, March 16, 2007

Local bank donates downtown building

THOMSON - Jimmy Rigsby was back in his element for a few minutes Thursday morning.
By Jason B. Smith

Sunday, March 4, 2007

Fire classes offer students advanced training

Ray Blessing has been a firefighter in Martinez for 18 years. But when he started taking fire science classes at Augusta Tech a few months ago, he was a little overwhelmed.
By Jason B. Smith

Sunday, Feb. 4, 2007

Guy misses cut

Ray Guy is a man on a mission. And Saturday's announcement of the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2007 - sans Guy, perhaps the greatest punter ever - just reinforced his passion: He wants ...
By Jason B. Smith

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2007

Housing projects cater to retirees

THOMSON - More and more baby boomers are reaching senior-citizen status every day, and experts say many of them are moving to Georgia.
By Jason B. Smith and Kristopher Wells
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