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Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival marks 20 years

...line-up just like every other year," said Don Powers, Thomson's city administrator and a member of the Activities Council of Thomson, which puts on the festival each year.Gates open at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the festival site on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-05-15/blind-willie-mctell-b
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Victorian Christmas: Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens home, Liberty Hall, decorated with styles of Christmas past.

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...play time; Robert Steele (706) 305-3780Evening of Celtic Guitars: Sixth annual concert presented by the Activities Council of Thomson; featuring Steve Baughman and Robin Bullock; 7:30 p.m. today, Thomson Depot, 111 Railroad St...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2010-12-08/georgia-events
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Developer's neotraditional vision translates into riverfront homes

...River Banking Co., Augusta Canal Authority, Augusta Tomorrow, Central Savannah River Land Trust and the Activities Council of Thomson; past board member of the Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art and Main...

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Blues lovers gather in Thomson

...This is pretty much the only blues festival around here," said Jack Cheatham, a board member of the Activities Council of Thomson, a nonprofit organization that puts on the festival. "Blind Willie is one of the best original country-blues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/14/met_288665.shtml
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Porter Fleming Foundation awards $249,790 in grants

...Festival Awards recipients received a total of $210,820 for this year's festival. The recipients include: Activities Council of Thomson, $35,000; Artists' Row, $5,000; Augusta Ballet, $35,000; Augusta Richmond County Library...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-14/porter-fleming-foundation-aw
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Thomson benefits from event

...all comes from. It started all the music you hear today." Now designated as a fund-raising event for the Activities Council of Thomson, a nonprofit organization, the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival funnels its proceeds back into the community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/12/app_288333.shtml
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