We would like to say a big thank you to everyone who helped to make our Dearing Mayfest a success! Your newspaper had some excellent articles prior to the Dearing Mayfest and coverage the day of. Thank you!
Also the Dearing Mayfest would not have been possible if it had not been for these sponsors: McCorkle Nurseries, Inc., Kelley Business Printers, Inc., McDuffie County Farm Bureau, Queensboro National Bank & Trust Company, Coca-Cola of Augusta, Watson & Knox, Axon's Mini Mart/Axon Enterprises, Inc., Kelley Truss, Inc., The Eubank Company, Brinkley Builders, First Bank of Georgia, Badcock Home Furnishings & More, Augusta Industrial Electric, Inc., Hillcrest Farms, Inc., Temple-Inland, Georgia Power Company, Dependable Truck Lines, Curtis Funeral Home, H. C. Holliman's Sand & Gravel, Inc., John Brooks, Jr., JSB Landscaping, Sutton Towing and Recovery, Inc., Bradshaw Design Build, LLC, R. A. Dudley Nurseries, Inc., White Columns Inn, McDuffie Feed & Seed, Shaw Industries Group, Inc., Wester Veterinary Clinic and Town & Country Gas, Inc.
Also the following provided goods and services: Blanchard Equipment Company, Calvary Baptist Church, Town of Dearing, City of Thomson, Culpepper Ford, Dearing Café, Dearing Elementary School, Dearing Fire Department, Harlem ROTC, McCorkle Nurseries, Inc., McDonalds, McDuffie County Board of Education, McDuffie County Recreation Department, McDuffie County Sheriff's Department, McGahee Sanitation, Mike Carrington, Ryan's Steakhouse, Starling Funeral Home, Thomson High School Jazz Band and Thomson Middle School.
And, last but not least, we would like to thank everyone who came out and supported the Dearing Mayfest. We were able to raise approximately $12,000 to help with the restoration of the Dearing Gymnasium.
Judy Hobbs, Beverly McCorkle-Welch, Becky Craven, Gladys & Billy Rodgers, Liz Humphrey, Barbara Crisci, Leona Axon, Todd Upchurch, Jim Slaughter, Lynda Brooks, Allen, Axon, Nick Davis and Linda and Larry Murray of the Dearing Mayfest Committee and Sean Kelley, Mayor of the Town of Dearing