Spring registration is now open for Martinez-Evans Little League at MELLBASEBALL.ORG for boys and girls ages 4 to 18. There is a new Big League for 17- to 18-year-olds.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:19am

Friday, Jan. 9 Augusta Christian at Ben Lippen, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys) Harlem vs. Screven County, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys) Augusta Prep vs. Gatewood, 6:30 p.m. (girls), 8 p.m. (boys) Evans vs. Cross Creeek, 7 p.m. (girls), 8:30 p.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:18am

Most of Columbia County's high school basketball teams were in action on Saturday, with the majority of them starting region play. Region 2-AAAAA was one of those in full swing. Evans traveled to region newcomer Richmond Academy and earned a split.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:18am

After seeing a four-point fourth-quarter lead disappear, the Grovetown High School Lady Warriors almost completed a comeback Saturday.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:18am

The Grovetown Warriors dropped their region opener 66-64 to Cross Creek Saturday night.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:18am

Border Bowl II is only a few days away. The game will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday at Laney Memorial Stadium in Augusta. The game is the creation of WJBF-TV and features the top senior football players from around the CSRA. It is Georgia's best versus the top players South Carolina has to offer in ...

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:17am

There are no dull, uneventful years in health care. It's too big an issue for consumers, state government and businesses, and has a huge effect on the economy of a state. This year could see considerable action on a variety of health care fronts.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:11am

There will no doubt be several eloquent speeches about the promise that lies ahead in the new year and the great things that will be done for Georgians by our elected leaders. That will all be well and good, but it won't be the whole story.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:10am

For instance, I'm promising that I'll be very nice to the people that manage my credit cards.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:10am

A Wadley, Ga., man was arrested early Thursday after he ran from and fought with a deputy.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:10am

Residents can recycle Christmas trees Saturday at the annual Bring One for the Chipper tree recycling event.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:09am

Christmas Day vandalism is delaying the opening of the BMX track at Blanchard Woods Park.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:08am

Lady Panther to play college ball...

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:08am

A Florida man accused of a fatal Aug. 14 shooting pleaded not guilty at an arraignment hearing on Monday.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:07am

Columbia County school officials are expecting a lot on interested parents to show up Thursday night at Grovetown High School for the first of two presentations on a proposed rezoning plan for more than 20 schools.

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 12:05am