Since TaxSlayer became the title sponsor of the Gator Bowl in 2011, company executives have paid for their employees to attend the annual event in Florida. This year a few changes took place.

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:10am

The new skateboard park at Blanchard Woods Park is slated to open in early January.

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:10am

The best wrestler at the Evans Black and Gold Traditional meet last Saturday didn't take a turn on the mat. Sitting quietly in the stands observing the action was Tim Mitchem, former Lakeside High School standout.

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:10am

Also, the schools, for the most part, are extremely evenly matched. After Harlem, I truly believe Grovetown, Greenbrier, Lakeside, Evans and Augusta Christian are almost dead even. And, Augusta Prep is not to far behind.

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:09am

There are a number of ways to dispose of Christmas trees after the holiday season. With proper disposal, Christmas trees can continue to be useful.

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:09am

Marriage Licenses, Dec. 28, 2014

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:08am

Divorces, Dec. 28, 2014

Sun, 12/28/2014 - 12:07am

Police said the 21-year-old woman had been kidnapped during a carjacking in North Augusta on Friday.

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:47pm

The late David Drakeley, who passed away Sunday, provided a home away from home for anyone entering the doors at The Highlander in North Augusta.

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 12:46pm

When Christmas comes around each year, we are often overwhelmed by the business of rushing around to pick last minute gifts, visit friends and relatives and make it to the various holiday events that crowd into our schedule.

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:27am

Dear editor, As the end of 2014 approaches, it seems like a very appropriate time to publicly recognize 650 of our citizens who are part of seven different specialized volunteer programs that we have here in Columbia County.

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:27am

During this time it is important to recognize that underage drinking and drug use can lead to harmful and devastating consequences.

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:27am

Visitors who come to Atlanta next month to see Gov. Nathan Deal take the oath of office for his second term will find a Capitol complex that looks different from four years ago when Deal was first sworn in.

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:27am

Students received their diplomas at the Columbia County Alternative School's second winter graduation Thursday.

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:26am

Police Blotter, Dec. 24, 2014

Wed, 12/24/2014 - 12:25am