Hardly a Thanksgiving goes by that I don't recall an incident that happened more than 20 years ago, when I had something to be thankful for I knew I didn't deserve.

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:03am

We all have things in our life that we are grateful for, some of us more than others. Myself? Well, I do consider my life great and have many things for which to give thanks

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:02am

This week, President Obama will pardon two turkeys to promote the turkey industry. Every one of us can exercise that same pardon power by choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance. It's a most fitting way to give thanks for our own life, health, and happiness.

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:02am

The death of former governor Carl Sanders is a reminder of how much the times and the state he ran during the 1960s have changed.

Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:02am

As the holidays begin, people are being reminded of ways to keep safe. Being observant is one of the biggest things people can do for their safety, said North Augusta Public Safety Corp. Andy Cook. "Be aware of your surroundings.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:09pm

The 27th annual North Augusta Tour of Homes will be held Dec. 5-6.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:08pm

Born in the country when times were lean Did the best that he could without being mean Worked all his life without much pay And yet in his mind they were good old days Out in the fields just him and that mule Out to leave this farm, I’m just an old fool Can’t go now, got six kids to feed And Lo...

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:08pm

Hunt for turkeys The Nancy Carson Library will have a Tom Turkey Scavenger Hunt today. Children should go to the reference desk to receive a hunt form. Participants will then search the library for hidden turkeys.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:07pm

COLUMBIA - Helping veterans, cancer patients and disabled police officers seems like worthy causes. But groups claiming to champion them made the annual roundup of Scrooges by South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:07pm

Women in South Carolina do face discrimination, in the opionion of 87 percent of state residents who participated in the Winthrop Poll this month.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:07pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Nov. 14-17. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. NOV.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:07pm

Woman gets her fifth shoplifting charge A 26-year-old North Augusta woman resisted arrest and created a disturbance after being caught shoplifting at Wal-Mart, 1201 Knox Ave., on Nov. 15.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:06pm

The road to Miss Fox Creek was a hard one for this year's winner. ''The hardest part of the process was being on stage,'' said Rachel Simmons, who had to overcome stage fright to win the title.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:05pm

NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John's United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. NW, Aiken; nar-anon.org MOMS CLUB OF AUGUSTA: 10 a.m. first Wednesdays (except December); e-mail for location; membership@momsclubofaugusta.org, www.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:03pm

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meeting; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074 FIRST, THIRD MONDAYS: 7 p.m., Council Chambers, North Augusta Municipal Building, 100 Georgia Ave.

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 6:02pm