All of us at Thomson High School would like to express our sincere appreciation to those businesses and individuals who made our inaugural fall graduation an unforgettable experience.
Among those who provided goods or who lent their time to make the graduation exercises successful were the following:
Bi-Lo of Thomson; Richard's Florist; Dudley's Nurseries; McDuffie County Board of Education; School and Community Nutrition Services of the McDuffie County School District; LifeTouch Photography; Howard Smith of H & R Campus Supply/Balfour; Thomson High School Custodial Staff; Thomson Singers Sonya Freeman-Moss, James Allen, Kane Bruce, and Rachel Creel, as well as Director Janet Bailey; Director of Bands Jessie Morlan; English Department Co-Chair Vilissa Talcott; Media Specialist Jennifer Newton; Guidance Counselors Sheron Finnerty, Pat Farner, and Richard Williams; and Executive Secretary Robin Browning.
Thomson High School also is appreciative of our local media which helped to publicize this event.
We also extend our gratitude to Dr. Joseph Greene, who inspired the graduates with his commencement address, and to Rev. Frederick Favors, who delivered the eloquent invocation. Finally, THS would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. and Mrs. Mark Petersen for their assistance in preparing for this event and their dedication to celebrating the achievements of these graduates. Because of these efforts, we were able to create a memorable milestone for our newest graduates.
Thomson High School is proud of these men and women for their determination and commitment. We salute them for their accomplishments and eagerly anticipate their future endeavors.
Congratulations, Class of 2005!