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Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:28pm

Name: Jordan Towner School: North Augusta Middle Grade: Eighth Favorite class: Language Favorite lunch: Sandwich Favorite P.E. activity: Football Hobbies: Football and shooting guns A role model of mine is: Mr. Blount When I grow up, I want to: be a firefighter, WWE superstar or do something to make enough money to support my family

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:27pm

FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday-Thursday through April 15, Aiken County Library, 314 Chesterfield St.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:26pm

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074 MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:26pm

Animal Control: January Reports Calls for service 61 Warning tickets 3 Animals turned in 24 Animals claimed 9 Court cases 3 Convictions 3 Health cases 3 Veterinarian cost $525 Pickup fines $370 Court fines $580...

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:25pm

Crystal Howell, 17, accused of killing her father, waived extradition in court Monday and will return to North Carolina to face charges.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 9:30am
Mon, 03/31/2014 - 2:38pm

As the May 20 primary election looms ever closer, it might come as surprise to some that the candidate who appears to be rising to the top of the supersaturated U.S. Senate field is not one of the usual suspects, but a political newcomer.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:10am

My double vision persists, creating visual confusion and tricking me into looking at the image that isn't real. Then it mocks my mistake. Meanwhile, awaiting medical resolution, I suffer it like a plague, seeing two of everything.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:10am

What is in the pipeline for Columbia County this spring and summer? We are busy, busy, busy with festivals, concerts, movies, food, and lots of eggs! To mention just a few: kicking off Masters Week will be Darius Rucker and Randy Houser headlining the Rock Fore! Dough concert on Tuesday, April 8. Th...

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:10am

Each spring, many home­owners discover dead, brown foliage on their evergreen plants. Often mistaken for diseases, most of these dead areas are the result of cold damage.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:10am

The opening day of the Evans Towne Farmers Market saw a great turnout, and organizers hope the county continues to support the local vendors, who are gearing up for their second season.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:09am

Sports Academy South, Inc. Youth Spring Break Camp is April 7 to April 11 at the Liberty Park Community Center in Grovetown from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with free early drop off at 7 a.m. and late pick up at 5:30 p.m.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:09am


Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:09am

I half-expected to see The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore roaming the sidelines at the Greenbrier High School-Lakeside soccer matches that began at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday night. Normally I would have said Willard Scott, but I'm trying to skew younger/hipper.

Sun, 03/30/2014 - 12:08am


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