About Us

Owned, operated, and staffed locally, The Upson Beacon is a weekly newspaper with content dedicated entirely to area news and information. Published every Thursday, The Beacon strives to provide accurate, fair, and balanced accounts of events which affect Upson County residents, and to highlight accomplishments of people connected to the area.

Established in November 2008 and now the only printed medium locally, The Beacon serves as Upson County, Georgia’s legal organ. Legal notices may be viewed at www.GeorgiaPublicNotice.com.

Management and staff of The Beacon are committed to and passionate about the community, taking pride in publishing informative, comprehensive newspapers and special editions which benefit subscribers and advertisers throughout the year. We welcome questions, comments, concerns, and even occasional praise or criticism.

Thank you for being part of The Upson Beacon family.


Phone: 706-646-2382

Fax: 706-646-2384


Address: 219 Thomas Street, Thomaston, Ga, 30286

Open Office Hours:

Monday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Thursday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday: Closed