McDuffie County school system closes after influenza outbreak

...influenza, strep infection and stomach viruses, the McDuffie County School System has decided to close all seven of its...up to four emergency closings a year, which means McDuffie County students will not have to make up the missed class...

Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...of medical school. One day after closing an elementary school because of excessive absences caused by illness, the McDuffie County School System has decided to close all seven of its schools, according to its ... Don't Miss Databases...

Four killed in wreck in McDuffie County

Four people died Sunday afternoon after a collision in McDuffie County.About 3 p.m., a black Lexus was traveling eastbound on Augusta Highway at a high rate of speed when the driver crossed the...

No toxicology tests to be administered in fatal McDuffie County wreck

...toxicology test, officials may never know if a driver in a McDuffie County collision that killed four people Sunday was under...Yelton said she was asked to work the scene because the McDuffie County Coroner's Office wasn't available. It's not...

15-year-old listed in critical but stable condition after fatal McDuffie County collision

A 15-year-old remains in critical condition following a Sunday car crash that killed four people in McDuffie County.Kamaree Spencer, a passenger in a Toyota Highlander which was struck head-on by a Lexus, is listed in critical but stable...

Thomson man accused of killing wife

...to a statement from Georgia Bureau of Investigation Special Agent in Charge Pat Morgan. He was being held at the McDuffie County Detention Center in Thomson.His wife, Julie Williams, was found dead by Thomson police officers conducting a welfare...

2 hospitalized in McDuffie County wreck

...hospitalized Saturday after an accident on Interstate 20 in McDuffie County.According to the Georgia State Patrol, the accident...of Grovetown, had to be extricated from the car by McDuffie County rescue personnel. Norfolk was airlifted to Geor gia...

Authorities investigate 2 unrelated homicides in Thomson

...near Cen tral Road about the death of 28-year-old Jonathan Gurley. Gurley was taken to University Hospital in McDuffie County, where he later died.Morgan said both bodies will be autopsied at the GBI crime lab in Atlanta.Thomson Police...

David Smith

...E. Smith, 61, of Iron Hill Rd., entered into rest December 15, 2014. Mr. Smith was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County, GA. He was a retired carpenter from Gracewood State Hospital with 28 years of service. Mr. Smith was a member...

McDuffie County school enacts emergency closure because of illnesses

Maxwell Elementary School in McDuffie County will be closed from Wednesday through Friday for excessive influenza, strep and a stomach virus absences.