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Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:03am

2015 Ms. Senior Georgia-Carolina Pageant board looking for entrants; deadline to enter Wednesday, June 24; open to women 55 or older; (706) 664-3896, Watson Manor Community Night 6 p.m.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:02am

In my last column we began examining Thomas Paine's argument against the monarchy. Paine's masterful use of 1 Samuel was very persuasive, but he wasn't finished. He next attacked hereditary succession.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:02am

I try to keep my anger under control, really I do. There are simply certain people and certain situations that deserve anger. First of all, those of you who don't vote. If you chose not to, please don't complain about our government.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:02am

The Board of Regents, which makes decisions on how the university system is operated, voted on April 14 to raise tuition at Georgia's public colleges by as much as 9 percent.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:02am

Columbia County charter school proponents are ready for another turn at bat.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:02am

Grovetown High School was recently vandalized.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:01am

The last day of school is exciting and bitetrsweet for teachers and students.

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 12:01am

Bartram Trail's Petersburg Trailhead was closed Tuesday for improvements. It is expected to remain closed for up to two weeks.

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:19pm

The Aiken Technical College Foundation will award over $75,000 in scholarships for the 2015-16 school year. "We're helping students in the community pursue their goal of higher education.

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:34pm
Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:54am

Authorities are still looking Tuesday for Christopher Lee Harper, who went missing from West Dam lake recreation area on May 18.

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 10:53am

As newly elected Joey Brush prepared to represent his Columbia County constituents in Atlanta for the first time, I was privileged to interview him for the November 7, 1990, issue of the Columbia County News-Times.

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:11am

I have had the honor and the sorrow to participate in one military funeral. It was 1985. The United States was not at war with anyone at the time, but that doesn't mean that men and women in uniform don't die.

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:11am

Memorial Day, our harbinger of lazy days, arrives again. We can lose the shoes and feel summer sift between our toes. My husband in typical eagerness to rush the season has already lost most of his.

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:11am

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