Police Blotter, Feb. 11, 2015

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:18am

When Dennis Adkins had to decide between his vocation and his avocation, the Evans resident figured out a way to enjoy the best of both worlds.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:17am

Sheriff's Clay Whittle and other county officials gathered Friday to celebrate the new sheriff's office training complex.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:17am

Members of the Harlem Legends were the instuctors of a basketball clinic for children Saturday afternoon at Greenbrier High School.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:14am

A search committee to find a new dean for the Athens branch campus of Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University was announced Thursday by University System of Georgia Chancellor Hank Huckaby.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:13am

A Columbia County mom plans to treat her three children and husband to a trip to Disney World after she won $50,000 on a scratch-off lottery ticket.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:13am

The parent company of a Savannah area liquefied natural gas facility is planning a new 360-mile pipeline that will parallel the Savannah River.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:13am

Spring registration is now open for Martinez-Evans Little League at mellbaseball.org for boys and girls ages 4 to 18 with a new Big League for 17- to 18-year-olds.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:13am

Today, Feb. 11 Lakeside at Midland Valley, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 16 Grovetown vs. Harlem, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17 Evans vs. Harlem, 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11 GHSA Region 2-AAAAA Boys Tournament at Jones County Grovetown vs.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:13am

Since bursting onto the scene as a freshman in 2012, being named First Team All-Region 2-AAAA, Lakeside High School’s Devin Haygood has been an integral part of the Lady Panthers’ soccer team including their back-to-back Region 2-AAAAA titles in 2013 and 2014. After the 2015 season, Haygood will...

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:12am

ATLANTA - Swimmers from three Columbia County schools made big waves at the 2015 Georgia High School Association Swimming and Diving Meet held at Georgia Tech's pool last weekend.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:10am

The Harlem Lady Bulldogs were outscored just 26-25 through the final three quarters of Friday night's game against East Laurens. If only they could replay the first quarter.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:10am

Heading into Tuesday's Region 3-AA boys basketball tournament at Metter, the Harlem Bulldogs were the region's hottest team. On Senior Night at Harlem Friday, with starting guard Steven St.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:09am

GRU (1-2) Clint Hardy (Greenbrier) 6-2, 190 pounds, Sophomore/OF, RHP Hitting .500 (3/6) 2 runs, 2 RBI, and a stolen base at the plate. On the mound, Hardy has worked 3 strong innings allowing 4 hits with a 0.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:09am

When Elyssa Melton plays her last basketball game, which could be this week, two Evans coaches will be very sad.

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 1:08am