One man is dead following an accident involving a tractor-trailer in Martinez Saturday, officials said.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:27am

Columbia County school officials appear on the road to instituting the most extensive rezoning plan the county has ever seen, but there could be some potholes ahead.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:26am

Police Blotter, Jan. 14, 2015

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:26am

The South Carolina players waited to storm the field. Their coaches whirled their arms around in a circle, signaling a moving clock and pleading for the big one on the scoreboard to move.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:25am

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, 01/14/2015 - 12:25am

Friday, Jan. 16 Augusta Christian at Heathwoood Hall, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys) Evans vs. Greenbrier, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys) Lakeside vs. Grovetown, 7 p.m. (girls), 8:30 p.m. (boys) Harlem vs. Jefferson County, 7 p.m.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:25am

The Lakeside High School girls and Evans boys each won the triple-dual at the Augusta Aquatic Center on Thursday.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:24am

The Greenbrier Lady Wolfpack beat Grovetown, 63-61 on Friday night in a game pitting two of the top teams in Region 2-AAAAA.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:23am

The Grovetown High School Warriors beat Greenbrier Wolfpack, 60-56, Friday night.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:22am

However, Team South Carolina was able to stop the speedy Marshall inches from the goal line, and the final seconds ticked off the clock before Team Georgia could line up for another play. South Carolina's win evens the yearly event at one win a piece.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:21am

A man authorities say robbed two Columbia County hotels Friday accidentally shot himself while robbing another in Aiken County Friday evening.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:21am

Harlem officials nixed discussions of shutting down the city-run police department to make up for an upcoming plunge in the city budget.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:21am

Dear editor, As a Columbia County resident who will not be directly affected by the school rezoning, I felt compelled to express my opinion on the situation if for no other reason than to share a different perspective, a perspective that is without emotion attached or bias for my child or own perso...

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:20am

Hice and Loudermilk discovered quickly that those good feelings aren't guaranteed to last long.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:20am

It was the second game of the night, the first being the junior varsity game that our third son is on. I'm only telling you all this to put into perspective just how often we darken the door of a gym. It's wonderful and fun and I love every minute of it.

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 12:20am