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We live in a state where strange things can happen in politics, but you won't see anything stranger than the time Georgia had three people who all claimed to be the state's chief executive.

Wed, 06/10/2015 - 12:07am

Rhetta Cadle, who survived the June 2 fire than destroyed much of Marshall Square Retirement Resort, met and thanked the firefighters who rescued her.

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 2:54pm

Columbia County athorities are trying to identify a man who crashed into and stole from a Martinez convenience store early Tuesday.

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 11:11am

Two people escaped an early morning blaze at 3514 Rainbow St. that heavily damaged the interior of the Martinez home and took the life of their beloved pet.

Tue, 06/09/2015 - 10:12am

With a loud, buzzing sound the DJI Phantom 3 drone shot skyward - along with every set of eyes on the playground.

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 5:34pm
Mon, 06/08/2015 - 1:38pm

Kevin Lynn was looking forward to dialing back on baseball this summer. Instead, an opportunity came along that he simply couldn't pass up - the head coaching job at Fox Creek High School.

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:40am

The Aiken County School District has released middle school registration dates for the upcoming 2015-16 school year. North Augusta Middle School students will register August 4, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (at 725 Old Edgefield Road, North Augusta, 29841).

Mon, 06/08/2015 - 11:30am

We are searching for a nickname in the Dickson household. Our onliest girl, as Bubba Gene Hightower would say, Jessica Malone, is about to deliver our first grandchild.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:12am

The question on everyone’s lips as we watched the blaze at Marshall Square early Tuesday was this: How can a brand new building, constructed under the latest fire codes, go up in flames as if it were made of cardboard? I voiced that question to every county official and emergency responder who car...

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:12am

The bionic woman, Evel Knievel and Vince Dooley were the heroes of my childhood. My mother seldom gave me the chance to study the physics of bionics, though.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:12am

Home gardening season has been officially begun in the CRSA. Seeds and transplants have grown tall and strong. However, not all gardens are doing that well.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:10am

The Augusta Council of Garden Clubs will dedicate Columbia County's Blue Star Memorial Marker on Tuesday at the intersection of Ronald Reagan and Norwood drives. The dedication will begin at 10 a.m. and is open to the public.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:10am

ACFAC meeting 6 p.m. Monday, June 8, Helms College, 3145 Washington Road; networking, education and giving back to the community; demonstration on cake and cupcake decorating from Laura Castillo Martinez of Laura's Sweet Creations; facebook.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:09am

Columbia County commissioners voted to approve the first reading of a new ordinance that will create a new zoning classification for certain types of housing and bring an end to a moratorium on certain dense developments.

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 12:09am

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