Columbia County is certainly not known as a hot bed of girls basketball talent. However, the perception is changing. Ten years ago, a point guard named Michelle Sweic led Greenbrier to new heights on the hardwood.
Monday, December 8
Augusta Christian at Gray Military, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys)
Tuesday, December 9
Greenbrier at Hephzibah, 5 p.m. (girls), 6:30 p.m. (boys)
Augusta Christian vs. Fox Creek, 6 p.m. (girls), 7:30 p.m. (boys)
As the mother of six children between the ages of 5 and 18, Heather Abell has a packed schedule, but she still finds time to work out and train for fitness competitions. And if things go as planned, she could be one of the stars of a new reality series based on the lives of fitness moms of Columbia County.
The massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hand of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any future mistreatment of suspects.