Defendants in the case against a group of Irish Travelers living in Murphy Village and two Augusta residents will have a chance to plead guilty after pre-trial conferences are held Sept. 29 at U.S. District Court in Columbia, according to court documents.
Hunter Encapera isn't the biggest football player on the gridiron.
The Augusta Preparatory Day School senior fullback and linebacker is 5-foot-8 and 180 pounds. He doesn't have the size that makes college scouts salivate.
Columbia County Emergency Management Agency will celebrate September as National Emergency Preparedness Month with a Prepare and Aware Day.
The free event will be held Sept. 17 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center in Evans.
U.S. Marine Corps. is set to come to Columbia County to perform a training drill twice this week.
According to a news release from the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, Marines will conduct a training drill on the Stevens Creek Dam from 5-7 p.m.