After Augusta Christian went 1-9 last season and then started this season with a pair of defeats, senior quarterback/linebacker Jackson Wingard never worried.
The Lions have rallied three times after intermission to improve to 3-2 on the season.
On Sunday night, my 10-year-old son watched the news with me as we learned about the death of 87-year-old golf legend Arnold Palmer. He asked me if Arnie was the greatest golfer ever. I gave him an answer, one I didn't want him to forget.
Congrats go out to Augusta Prep, Augusta Christian and Greenbrier. The Cavaliers knocked off Gatewood for the first time. The Gators came into the contest simply demolishing their opponents, but they had no answer for Prep's potent ground attack.
Saintly Gifts will have a special grand reopening celebrating its 25th anniversary.
Beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, a local priest will be present to bless the store, and there will be a rosary recited by children.
HOW TO ADOPT
To adopt, call (706) 541-4077 or visit columbiacountyga.gov and follow the links to Animal Services. The kennel is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for adoptions and visiting animals, and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to reclaim a lost pet and other services. The facility is at 1940 William Fe...
Deadline to enter the 2016 Columbia County Fair Scholarship Pageant is Oct. 15; single women ages 17-23 are eligible to compete; judging will be in interview, fitness wear and evening gown; pageant will be held 7 p.m. Oct.