It was July 3, 1861 when Wilson N. Crawford was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the 11th Georgia Volunteer Infantry. Wilson had moved from the the western mountains of North Carolina to north Georgia in the late 1840s, not long after the U.S. government had cleared the remaining members of the Cherokee Nation from is homelands, making way for white settlers.
The Greenbrier family will reunite March 5 in honor of Terry Holder, whose legacy will be remembered on a permanent basis. On Tuesday night, the Columbia County school board unanimously approved the school's proposal to name its baseball field after the coaching icon.
Art classes: Artists' Guild of Columbia County Children's Drawing and Painting, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursdays in February and Thursdays, March 3, 10, 24 and 31; the Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road, Martinez; $80 per four-week session plus $45 supply fee; for ages 8-12; artistguildcc.org