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UPCOMING John Pierce Blanchard Consolidated High School reunion; Friday, Aug. 29, 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.; semiformal; Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St.; tickets $30 per person; hosted by Class of 1964; (706) 860-6495 Grovetown Museum, 106 E. Robinson Ave.

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:03am


Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:03am

ATLANTA - In a scene that is repeating in the back rooms of restaurants all across the state, long-time political activists listen to party operatives explain what they need to do to thrive in the face of huge demographic changes sweeping Georgia.

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:02am

To my fellow residents of Martinez, A few weeks ago, the Columbia County News-Times ran an editorial about my concerns with the sharing of a Zip code between Martinez and West Augusta.

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:02am

For the past 20 years, an idea frequently floated for reforming the political system has been to set term limits for elected officials.

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 12:02am
Tue, 08/26/2014 - 7:23pm

After rainwater seeped inside a nuclear waste vault at Savannah River Site, liquid waste contractor Savannah River Remediation has made improvements to a stormwater drainage basin in an effort to prevent future discharges of low-level contaminated water.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 4:00pm

A mysterious bacteria growing on Savannah River Site's spent nuclear fuel storage basins has been removed using a special vacuum.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:59pm

On Wednesday, hundreds of former nuclear workers learned more about filing claims for medical benefits available for illnesses related to work in the nuclear industry.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:58pm

Three years after purchasing 28 acres of land in North Augusta, the ground has been broken for a new convent for the sisters of the Order of Saint Helena.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:58pm

National Night Out...

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:57pm

Shoplifting excuse A North Augusta mother told police she was trying to provide clothes and food for her children when she shoplifted $900 in items from Wal-Mart on Aug. 17.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:55pm

North Augusta enters the season with new head coach Brian Thomas and several changes at key positions, but expectations remain high.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:55pm

After missing the playoffs because of the SCHSL points system, Fox Creek wants a better end this season.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:54pm

North Augusta officials cut the ribbon Thursday on a new park-and-ride facility on Edgefield Road at Interstate 20's Exit 5.

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 3:53pm