Former University of South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore talked about his faith and how it helped him overcome obstacles on the football field and in life at the North Augusta Mayor's Prayer Luncheon.
Carol Johnson, president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, gave 403 University of South Carolina Aiken graduates two words to remember at their commencement Wednesday night: Humble and kind.
For the last 11 years, retired U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Tony J. Negron has served as senior naval science instructor of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps at Aiken High School. On April 29, during a change of command ceremony, he saluted his cadets for the final time.
The following accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident reports:
A woman reported a puppy stolen or missing from a garage at her Martinez home.
She left the puppy in the garage with the door cracked about three inches.
Harlem Middle School's principal Carla Shelton says her students and teachers dream big and now the school is the first in the county to join the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Makerspace movement.
The Harlem Bulldog Battalion recently participated in the Cake Slicing ceremony in celebration of the Senior ROTC/JROTC 100th year anniversary.
The ceremony followed the Battalion's annual promotion ceremony of the year.
The Tall Pines Olympic and Sprint Triathlons, presented by GO Race Productions, will be held this weekend at Strom Thurmond Lake.
Part of the 2016 Georgia Endurance Series, the race starts and finishes at West Dam Recreation Area.