An Augusta Superior Court judge appointed a receiver Monday to conserve and help recover property of former Marshall Square residents, who allege their personal belongings were taken and sold in the wake of a June 2 fire that displaced them from the Evans retirement resort they called home....
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has forwarded a case against a Columbia County developer involving violations of the Clean Water Act to the U.S. Department of Justice for further - possibly criminal - action. The case involving Magnolia Valley Plantation, off William Few Parkway in Evans, has been under investigation since 2014.
Top 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 and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to reclaim a lost pet and other services. The facility is located at 1940 William Few Parkway in Grovetown.
Watercolor painting: Artists' Guild of Columbia County Watercolor Wednesdays 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 13 and 20, Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road, Martinez; for adults and teens; no experience required; $45 class fee plus $5 supply fee; artistguildcc.org
What causes those small mounds of brown stuff that pop up on your lawn? Is it moles, mole crickets, or something else?
The mounds are actually earthworm castings. The recent rains have increased soil moisture and earthworm activity.