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Animal Control: August Reports Calls for service 49 Warning tickets 1 Animals turned in 13 Animals claimed 1 Court cases 1 Convictions 1 Health cases 0 Veterinarian cost $515 Pickup fines $25 Court fines $159...

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:25am

North Augusta's defense had its back against the wall needing a stop to save the game and possibly its season. The Yellow Jackets got the needed stop and necessary region victory Friday night.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:24am

• Bob Richards Automotive is having a 60 Day $10K Giveaway to benefit the Aiken County School District. Through Nov. 30, the business will donate $1 to the district for every like it receives on its Facebook page, up to $5,000.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:23am

NAME: Savannah Ditty SCHOOL: North Augusta High GRADE: 11th FAVORITE CLASS: Art FAVORITE LUNCH: Chick-fil-A HOBBIES: Drawing and practicing photography MY ROLE MODEL IS: my dad. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be an art teacher.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:22am

Once again I find myself writing on the eve of an election, and once again nothing about its outcome is certain -- except for maybe one thing, we all would like to see it come to an end.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:22am

It was the days before television (introduced to South Africa in 1976). It was the era of oppression under apartheid, where everything was choreographed by race and we were second-class citizens without a vote. We didn't own our home.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:21am

Even before a single vote was counted, I could make at least one prediction that would be accurate no matter what happened at the ballot box: Republicans would retain their strong control of Georgia's General Assembly and congressional delegation.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:21am

When Senior Night for Lakeside High School football players takes place on Friday, Cam Johnson can say he's been a part of the Panthers' program longer than his four years at the school.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:21am

The Georgia Regents University Augusta Dugout Club is playing host to its 1st Annual Jaguar Baseball Golf Tournament at Forest Hills Golf Club on November 21 at 9 a.m. Cost is $400 for a four-person team and sponsorships for $100 a hole are available.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:20am

The weather didn't appear to be optimal for the running of the Region 2-AAAAA Cross Country Championship at Wildwood Park Saturday morning.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:20am

Three local schools had their seasons come to an end on Friday. The Augusta Eagles finished 1-8, 1-4 in the Glory For Christ conference after a 40-8 loss at East Atlanta.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:19am

Here are this week's picks: LAST WEEK: 5-0 SEASON TOTAL: 39-12 (76.4 percent) LAST WEEK: Evans lost to Houston County 50-24.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:18am

Columbia County Fire Rescue personnel were the first on the scene of a Sunday fire that destroyed a South Carolina home.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:17am

A Saturday morning fire destroyed a Martinez outbuilding.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:17am

Columbia County's annual Red, White and Blue Veterans Day celebration will be Saturday at Evans Towne Center Park.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 1:17am