• North Augusta Middle vs. Kennedy, 6 p.m.
• Paul Knox Middle vs. LBC at Midland Valley, 6 p.m.
• Fox Creek High (junior varsity) vs. Northside Christian, 5:30 p.m.
• Merriwether Middle at Westview, 5:30 p.m.
God surely must be weeping
At the violence that’s in men’s souls
Why can’t they ever understand?
That it’s he who makes us whole
Even now he must be holding
That small child on his knee
With all those senseless victims
Gathered round to hear him speak
Hear his words rock through the ages
• Today is an early release day for Aiken County Public Schools.
• The 28th annual Science Education Enrichment Day will be held Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the University of South Carolina Aiken.
NAME: Alexia Crespin
SCHOOL: Belvedere Elementary
FAVORITE CLASS: Math
FAVORITE LUNCH: Subs
FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Musical hoops
HOBBIES: Reading and playing video games
A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: iHasCupquake.
For Oct. 2-8:
2 - Terry Stone
6 - Jennifer Stone Harley
6 - Matthew Williams
If you or someone you know would like to include a birthday in NA Today, call Nikasha Dicks at (706) 823-3708 or e-mail nikasha.dicks@northaugustatoday.
North Augusta residents Dena Riley and Janice McElmurray are co-workers at the church they both attend - First Baptist Church of North Augusta - and are such good friends they are "like sisters", they said.
They are also breast cancer survivors.