Columbia County current events, Feb. 17, 2013
Dozens of Columbia County special needs students partied Saturday at a prom organized just for them.
The high school wrestling season came to a close Saturday at the GHSA Class AAAAA State Wrestling Tournament.
The 2013 International Quidditch Association Southern Regional Championship is coming to Riverview Park on March 2-3.
The Evans Lady Knights advanced to the finals of the Region 2-AAAAA Girls Basketball Tournament with a 71-47 win over Houston County Friday afternoon.
A Grovetown babysitter was granted bond Friday after she was charged in late January with sexually assaulting a teenage boy in her care.
The former Harlem High School JROTC instructor who resigned after he was confronted over his relationship with a student faces a March hearing on a felony sexual assault charge.
Weather forecasters are predicting snow accumulations of as much as 2 inches Saturday in the Columbia County area.
The Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta will have its annual casino night fundraiser Feb. 22 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the Julian Smith Casino in Augusta.
The event's theme is Bettin' on the Bayou.
The Arts & Heritage Center of North Augusta will host an exhibit reception today from 6 to 8 p.m. for the North Augusta Sports Commission's Hall of Fame exhibit.
The Evans boys basketball team advances to the state tournament with a 60-57 win over Houston County in the firsat round of the Region 2-AAAAA Basketball Tournament.l
Columbia County officials are bracing for long lines and short tempers when implementation of changes to tag fees goes into effect March 1.
North Augusta City Council will have two new members in May. Fletcher Dickert and David McGhee, both political newcomers, were elected Tuesday.
Organizers of the four-day Columbia County Championship Festival announced Wednesday that Southern rock legend Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform April 12.
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