A jailer at the Columbia County Detention Center was recently arrested and fired for providing contraband to inmates.
Columbia County commissioners have taken the first step toward amending an ordinance to grant a raise in the base amount of Sheriff Clay Whittle's pay.
Riverside Elementary School Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll
Special needs students enjoy Prom Night...
The STARs will be out in Harlem Thursday as the Columbia County STAR students are recognized and the overall STAR winner is named.
Columbia County's fourth annual Charity Gala is set for 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at Savannah Rapids Pavilion.
Grovetown High School's Joe Dauda scored four goals to lead the Warriors to a season-opening win over Hephzibah.
Colby Ellis will play soccer for Southern Polytechnic University.
Three Columbia County basketball teams made it to the state playoffs, while two former Greenbrier High School baseball players helped Georgia Southern beat Georgia in a three-game series.
Damina Foreman is a starring point guard for the Evans High School basketball team.
Mark Pendlebury's family and friends are holding a chili cook-off and familiy festival to raise funds for a pancreas and kidney transplant.
The Augusta Jewish Community Center will hold a Purim Carnival from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.
Police Blotter, Feb. 20, 2013
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