Columbia County deputies were forced to shoot and kill a bull that was running loose in a residential area near Harlem for a few hours Thursday.
An 1,800-pound black Angus bull escaped from 5952 Harlem-Grovetown Road at about 6 p.m.
Dr. Bob Lehn, of Martinez, has been recognized as the 2013 Maranatha Baptist Bible College Alumni of the Year in Preaching Ministry. His recognition was announced on Aug. 30 at Maranatha Baptist Bible College during its Alumni Weekend. Dr.
Week 11 There were 79 entries with 76 contestants qualifying. Forty-four contestants picked all 10 games correctly, 21 contestants picked nine correctly, six picked eight correctly and five picked seven games correctly.
Cross country came to a close Saturday at the GHSA Class AAAAA state meet in Carrollton, Ga. The Lakeside girls finished second and the Lakeside boys were fourth while Evans' Justin Weegar ran to a third-place finish.
A girl whose philosophy in life is to "always do your best in all you do and eventually it will pay off" walked away with the title of Miss NASH at the annual pageant held at North Augusta High School on Saturday night.
Laura Murphy, who taught kindergarten at North Augusta Elementary School for 12 years, was beloved by her pupils and coworkers.
"She was an amazing kindergarten teacher," said North Augusta Elementary Principal Laurie Reese.
A North Augusta woman has been charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend at their residence on Nov. 6.
Robin Renee Herndon, 40, was charged Thursday and is being held at the Aiken County Detention Center.