Beginning on Feb. 12, Winter Ice Storm Pax created and deposited heavy ice accumulations on trees and vegetation, which damaged and destroyed 15,000 trees - depositing debris on public property and public access areas across Columbia County.
When Columbia County Magistrate Judge Douglas G. Nelson abruptly resigned Thursday, there was at least one local person who was unhappy to hear about it. Coincidentally, his name also is Doug Nelson. That would be the Augusta attorney, Douglas M.
"Serves for SIDS," a tennis tournament benefitting a national Sudden Infant Death Syndrome organization, is Saturday at Augusta Prep beginning at 9 a.m. The doubles-only event is $12 per person, which comes with lunch and T-shirt.
Well, it is not often that Columbia County has only one school to cheer for in the second round of the GHSA state baseball playoffs. However, with opening round series losses from Evans, Lakeside, and Harlem, that is the case in 2014.