When officials announced that Bass Pro Shops had backed out of a deal to build a store in Columbia County, the initial reaction from most was disappointment - the county had let a big fish get away.
The Greenbrier High School Lady Wolfpack defeated Warner Robins 8-0. 16-0, in the first round of the Region 2-AAAAA softball tournament Saturday. They qualified for the state playoffs with the sweep.
A judge is considering granting a new trial for Scott Dean. His adoptive daughter, who accused him of molestation in 2010, recanted her story.
Richard Harmon, Columbia County's longtime director of its Development Services Division, abruptly resigned this week, county officials said.
Harlem authorities arrested four people this week for selling methamphetamine.
The Lakeside Lady Panthers volleyball team beat Greenbrier and Evans in a home tri-match Thursday night. The win created a three-way tie for the Area 2-AAAAA top spot.
A Martinez man was charged with murder after another he scuffled with died from injuries.
A little more than a year after Travis Smith's death, his family is still feeling his loss.
"It's been rough because first you have to deal with the loss," said his sister Tyesha Simmons. "That's a blow in itself.
A motorists who committed suicide while in his vehicle on Riverwatch Parkway Tuesday was an veteran of the war in Iraq.
A Columbia County jury returned a not guilty verdict Wednesday for a former 4-H employee accused of a sexually molesting a teen girl.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. Though breast cancer ranks high in cancer deaths, it is very treatable if it is detected early.
These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Sept. 16-26. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.
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