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Mossy Creek Elementary School has received a Whole Child Award and grant in the safe school category by the South Carolina Association for Supervision and Curric-ulum Development.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:29am

Shoppers welcomed a second Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Augusta on Oct. 22. Under construction for about a year, the new store at 1041 Edgefield Road joins another Wal-Mart on Knox Avenue near the city's downtown.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:28am

On Oct. 20, the North Au­gusta City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance adopting a 2015 budget on first reading, striking down an amendment calling for a tax increase of 2.36 mils in the process. The amendment was put forward by Mayor Lark Jones, who argued that the city would need the increase to fill a void once held by the city?s capital projects fund. The fund aids the city in building structures and funding other capital expenditures, City Administrator Todd Glover explained.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:24am

Tournament to benefit Post 71 The American Legion Post 71 will host its sixth annual fundraising golf tournament Nov. 10 at Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Course. The tournament includes a lunch, prizes, raffles and a live auction.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:19am

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Oct. 15-23. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. OCT.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:13am

Two arrested in armed robbery Two Jackson, S.C., men were arrested Thursday in connection with the armed robbery of Greg's Gas Plus at 6043 Jefferson Davis Highway. Around 5:45 a.m., a man came into the store wearing a Halloween mask.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:08am

SRS teams receive recognition Savannah River Site teams received Defense Programs Awards of Excellence.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:58am

Code Compliance: August Reports Property maintenance 72 Swimming pools 2 Inoperable vehicle 8 Illegally parked vehicle 2 Out of state tags 40 Business license inspections 9 Signs/banners 124...

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:50am

Oct. 29-Nov. 4: Oct. 30- Laquista Satterwhite Please submit birthdays by noon Friday to nikasha.dicks@northaugustatoday.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:45am

NAME: Amnor Markwalter SCHOOL: North Augusta High GRADE: 11th FAVORITE CLASS: Art FAVORITE LUNCH: Jelly sandwich HOBBIES: Painting, drawing, reading, and playing golf and tennis MY ROLE MODEL IS: my grandpa.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:42am

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074 MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:40am

KATYDID COMBINED DRIVING EVENT: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday, Katydid Farm, 359 State Park Road, Windsor; three-phase carriage driving competition; dressage Oct. 30 and 31, marathon Nov. 1 and cones Nov.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 10:40am

Dear editor, The citizens of Columbia County are indeed fortunate to have Wayne Bridges as a candidate seeking the office of Tax Commissioner.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:16am

Graham discovered a system set up in 1990 that granted no-bid, regional monopolies to a few businesses performing mandatory salvaged-car title inspections. The state paid inspectors well over a million dollars a year.

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:16am

Whether the person is a casual observer of politics or someone deeply immersed in the election trade, they ask me: “Who’s going to win?” They’re referring to the races for governor and senator, which have been getting national media attention as we get closer to election day. These are two e...

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:16am