Current weather

  • Clear sky
  • Clear sky

Gov. Nathan Deal's office released his state budget for fiscal year 2016 late last week, and if you work your way through the numbers in the document you will see a significant turning point in recent state history.

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 12:38am

As Fort Gordon officials continue to sort out new security policies, visitors to the military installation are advised to continue following existing procedures for getting a temporary pass.

Tue, 01/20/2015 - 12:09am

A Columbia County man escaped unharmed when his outbuilding and house caught on fire Monday afternoon.

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 11:39pm

While she still has the South Carolina Independent School Association boys golf season to go, Sarah Harrison firmed up her future after high school on Friday.

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 10:40pm

Against Jefferson County High School on Friday, there wasn't much that didn't go right for the Harlem Bulldogs.

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 10:28pm

A nearly fatal medical emergency and miraculous recovery have become the inspiration of a book on the experience by Naesha Parks.

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 9:33pm

Columbia County authorities were still looking Monday for two men they say tried to kidnap a man at his home near Grovetown on Thursday afternoon. A 43-year-old man called authorities just after 2:30 p.m.

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 9:15pm

I've never met Ricardo Azziz and I doubt I ever will.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:15am

"When the Yanks raised the Stars and Stripes on Iwo Jima Isle ." I was a child then, but fully aware of the Marines and their fight to capture that small island in the Pacific 70 years ago.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:15am

Pa-dink, pa-donk, pa-dink, pa-donk, pa-dink, pa-donk, pa-dink, pa-donk. I apologize for the noise. I'll try to type louder so you can hear me.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:15am

A 12-acre development at Baker Place and William Few Parkway will combine retail, work and living space.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:14am

The Texas company that has owned a piece of Harlem history since 2010, is planning to sell the Tracy-Luckey plant. Keith Shahan, the company's chief financial officer and acting CEO, said this week that the Harlem plant, which was founded in 1937, no longer fit with San Saba's business strategy.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:14am

Columbia County school officials say they will wait to hear all public feedback on a proposed rezoning plan before considering any more changes to the proposal.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:14am

The annual Champions Made From Adversity Chilly Chili Cook-off will be at Evans Towne Center on Saturday, January 24.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:12am

Area officials say Columbia County further defined itself as the region?s preferred living community last year, with records showing it issued more than three times as many home-construction permits than the industry-heavy Augusta-Richmond County.

Sun, 01/18/2015 - 1:11am