Country music trio Lady Antebellum will be inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.
Lady Antebellum members Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley hail from Columbia County, where they graduated from Lakeside High School in 2000. The group has won seven Grammy Awards and numerous honors from the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music.
The induction ceremony is Oct. 11 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. The awards will be televised live on Georgia Public Broadcasting.
Thurmond Lake water levels and rainfall predictions can now be more easily accessed.
The Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District has released a smartphone application that puts the same data from its popular water management Web site in the palm of your hand. The free app is available for download from iTunes, Google Play and the Amazon app store.
A North Augusta woman told police they were following her. A Columbia County man uses them to take aerial shots of the Augusta Canal. And a handful of Georgia companies are considering the machines for surveying crops and real estate listings.
Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly provided the title of Jaime Morgan of the Apartment Association of Greater Augusta.
There was one main message that Lt. Carlton Bradley wanted to depart to the 20 representatives from local apartment complexes at a class on fire safety Thursday. “The biggest thing I want y’all to take away from this is to be safe and make your tenants safe,” said the Augusta Fire Department official, who led the two-hour class.