Columbia County's skate park at Blanchard Woods Park will open at 4 p.m. Friday.

Thu, 01/08/2015 - 4:54pm

With litigation still pending, the North Augusta City Council selected Brasfield and Gorrie LLC on Monday evening as general contractor for the multipurpose stadium portion of the city's $144 million riverfront development Project Jackson.

Thu, 01/08/2015 - 2:34pm

Robert Todd Lincoln was an avid golfer, a "captain of industry," an attorney and an amateur astronomer. But, he couldn't escape the shadow of his father, President Abraham Lincoln, said historian and author Jason Emerson.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 9:14am

As Congress begins a new session, U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is looking forward to making progress in several areas.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 9:07am

COLUMBIA - As New York City, Ferguson, Mo., and other cities grapple with recent deaths of blacks at the hands of law enforcement officers, South Carolina lawmakers will consider whether to create a Race Relations Advisory Committee. Rep.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:56am

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Dec. 19- Jan. 1. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. DEC.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:53am

Department of Public Safety: October Reports Fines and forfeitures $85,973 Municipal court cases 927 Jury trials requested 19 Traffic warnings 264 Calls for service 3,175 Traffic accidents 106 Fire calls 30 Victim’s assistance money $4,333...

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:51am

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John's United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. NW, Aiken; CANHOPE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT GROUP: 3-4 p.m. third Wednesdays, Aiken First Baptist Church, 120 Chester­field St.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:50am

Relay for Life walk: The group will meet at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church on Jan. 13 and Feb. 10.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:47am

Troops in the Girl Scouts of South Carolina - Mountains to Midlands Council will have a digital tool as they begin their annual cookie sales Friday.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:44am

Winter exhibit opens Friday The Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta will open its Winter Exhibit on Friday. The exhibit is dedicated to Bea Kuhlke, who died Dec. 21 after a battle with lung cancer and stroke complications.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:41am

If I did the way I should Then I would do the things I could And if I thought before I spoke Another’s heart may not be broke If I could walk the path you walk I would not judge with my loose talk If I were you and you were me I wonder, friend, where would we be And if I stopped to lend a hand Th...

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:38am


Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:37am

NAME: Cordell Bussey SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle GRADE: Sixth FAVORITE CLASS: Ms. Dover class. FAVORITE LUNCH: Chicken sandwich HOBBIES: Playing video games MY ROLE MODEL IS: my brother. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a NFL player.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:35am

• Katy Dyches and Krissy Dyches, both of North Augusta, made the dean's list at Southern Wesleyan University for the fall 2014 semester. • Joseph Halbert, of North Augusta, made the dean's list at Arizona State University for the fall 2014 semester.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 8:30am