Columbia County authorities are trying to identify two women they sa cashed fraudulent checks at a Martinez bank.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 3:50pm

A Grovetown man was charged Tuesday with attacking his father with a golf club.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:22am

A rendition of Pomp and Circumstance played as pupils proudly walked in front of their classmates wearing black caps with gold tassels. Upon receiving a rolled paper representing a diploma, classmates cheered.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:12am

The North Augusta Sports Commission held its 10th annual North Augusta Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Saturday at Grace United Methodist Church's Wesley Center.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:09am

For a little more than a year, North Augusta Public Safety Officer Michael Strauss has led a committee gathering information about the department for a comprehensive history book.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:01am

North Augusta officials say the city's public safety officers do everything by the book. To prove it, they'll be equipping officers with body-worn cameras to protect the North Augusta Department of Public Safety from false accusations of misconduct.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:59am

North Augusta High School's new science and technology wing will honor a long-time science teacher. "We're nearing substantial completion," said Aiken County Public Schools Deputy Superintendent David Caver of the 45,000-square-foot addition.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:59am

Dining on pancakes at the end of the day was a treat for 7-year-old Lillian Vickers. ''It's my favorite breakfast food,'' said the Belvedere Elementary School pupil, who ate a Shrove Tuesday pancake supper with her family at St.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:58am

COLUMBIA - Paton Blough thought the police were trying to kill him. When he was 29, he had demanded to use the telephone at a gas station, and the attendant called the police.

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:56am

Dear Lord I pray for courage To make a stand for right And Lord I pray for wisdom To know the time to fight And Lord I pray for strength now For You know I’m growing old Give these old bones the strength to stand For You then straight and bold Oh Lord I pray for our country And for our leaders L...

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 8:54am

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