Event focuses on health The North Augusta Family Health(Y) Fair Expo will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Riverview Park Activities Center, 100 Riverview Park Drive.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:52am

• The following North Augustans made the President's list at Clemson University for the fall 2014 semester: Rebecca Elizabeth Rudisill, Hannah J. Reese, Sydney Peyton Scaggs, Caitlyn R. Smoldt, William Abbott Harris, Nicholas G.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:51am

NAME: Ben Hutto SCHOOL: North Augusta High GRADE: 12th FAVORITE CLASS: Calculus FAVORITE LUNCH: Pizza HOBBIES: Woodwork, music and helping my mom babysit MY ROLE MODEL IS: my parents. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a mechanical engineer.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:50am

December ReportsMajor Crimes: Murder/Attempted murder 0 Criminal sexual conduct 1 Robbery 2 Aggravated assault 0 Breaking and entering 9 Larceny 27 Motor vehicle theft 3 Arson 0 Burglary 4 Arrests: Male 497 Female 352 White 526 Hispanic 33 Black 290 Over 17 844 Unde...

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:48am

Feb. 25-March 4: Feb. 27 - Mayson Tillman March 2 - Marcel Tillman Send in birthday announcements by noon Friday to Nikasha Dicks at nikasha.dicks@northaugustatoday.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:43am

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meeting; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074 FIRST, THIRD MONDAYS: 7 p.m., council chambers, North Augusta Municipal Building, 100 Georgia Ave.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:42am

CANHOPE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP: 3-4 p.m. third Wednesdays, Aiken First Baptist Church, 120 Chester­field St.; Cancer Survivors Helping Others Through Positive Encouragement; (803) 641-5389, cathy.cole@uhsinc.com; free; bit.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:41am

In case you haven't noticed, we are in the midst of another election. Polls are open.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:16am

Who should be in charge of your child’s education? You? Or a government bureaucrat? We might not be hearing that question being asked enough as Congress considers reauthorizing No Child Left Behind, the largest federal law governing K-12 education policy. But we should be....

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:15am

The answer: not much. Legislators have worked through light calendars so far and have voted on a relatively small number of bills, with most of them being minor measures.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:15am

Wesley United Methodist Church's Cinderalla's Closet program will provide prom dresses for teenage girls on March 14.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:15am

An employee of a Martinez jewelry store called authorities Thursday after discovering he had bought a fake gold bar.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:15am

The son of a Columbia County businesswoman and community leader was killed Sunday in a Habersham County shooting that left two others dead and two sheriff's officers wounded. Steve Singleton, 45, was slain in the Sunday shooting near Clarkesville, Ga.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:14am

Mark Herbert, a builder and businessman known for his years of public service and dedication to the community, was honored with the Columbia Coun­ty Chamber of Commerce's Life­time Achievement Award on Friday.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:14am

Hyatt Place will soon neighbor Gander Mountain and CarMax on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway in West Augusta.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:13am