Columbia County commissioners voted to implement a series of increases to the county's stormwater utility fee, more than doubling the current fee by 2017.

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 1:02am

Police Blotter, Dec. 21, 2014

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 1:01am

Stallings Island Middle First Nine Weeks Honor Roll

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 1:00am

Lights of South: 6-10 p.m. daily through Dec. 30, 633 Louisville Road, Grovetown; $8.95, $5.95 ages 4-17, ages 3 and younger admitted free;

Sun, 12/21/2014 - 1:00am
Sat, 12/20/2014 - 10:31pm

A man was not seriously injured Friday when his SUV hit a roadside power box.

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 4:44pm

Leeanna Whittle wants to become an engineer one day and by participating on North Augusta High School's robotics teams, she's getting some early experience. "I've always wanted to do something like this," said the 14-year-old.

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 12:54pm

The city of North Augusta is a few months into a major water infrastructure project that will help ensure usable water is available if the city's water source becomes contaminated. The first phase includes building a 30 million gallon raw water storage tank. Construction began in August.

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 12:52pm

An Evans couple escaped a fire that damaged their home Friday morning.

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 11:20am

The city of North Augusta announced its Employee of the Year on Friday. Tony Hattaway, customer service representative in the city's finance department, received the honor. "It means a lot," he said of getting the award.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:24pm

Clementa Pinckney's mother worked minimum wage jobs nearly her whole life at the Ramada Inn, convenience stores and day care centers in rural Jasper County.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:10pm

The handiwork of some Christmas elves surprised a North Augusta military wife, who is spending her first Christmas with her husband and son together. Stacy De Benedictis returned home Dec. 9 to her house decked in lights, garlands and wreaths.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 4:04pm

Auditions to be held for musical ENOPION Theatre Company will have auditions through Jan. 12 for its production of The Supper.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:58pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Nov. 27-Dec. 11. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:52pm

Restaurant thief caught on video Deshawn's Seafood, 10316 Atomic Road, was reported burglarized Dec. 6, according to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report.

Wed, 12/17/2014 - 3:49pm