Sun, 10/12/2014 - 12:08am

UPCOMING Grant program Tourism Grant Program to enhance tourism in Columbia County; available to qualifying agencies to promote activities, attractions and special events; overseen by Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau marketing committee; to apply, contact Shelly Blackburn for applicati...

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 12:08am

In a surprise move, Columbia County Commission abruptly voted to abolish the county's construction and engineering advisory boards and create a new body that will combine their functions.

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 12:07am

The public is invited to hear Columbia County candidates speak Oct. 16 at the Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center. The forum gives candidates for tax commissioner and two county commission seats the opportunities to answer questions.

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 12:07am

Grovetown High educator Kim Buchanan was selected as Columbia County Teacher of the Year Thursday.

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 9:58am

A Columbia County man was cleared by health officials Thursday afternoon after causing a scare when employees at the Columbia County tag office thought he may have the Ebola virus.

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 9:53am

The Greenbrier High School Lady Wolfpack beat Evans once and Houston County twice to win the Region 2-AAAAA softball championship.

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:03pm

Columbia County authorities are looking for a former firefighter who went missing from his Martinez home on Friday.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 11:45am

When Augusta Christian senior defensive back Kobie Brinson finishes this season, he'll have a few amazing things to look back on.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:07am

Pooling their efforts...

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:07am

The Evans High School baseball team will be holding its annual golf tournament on Oct. 25 at Jones Creek Golf Club. Lunch will be served about 11:30 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:06am

Saturday, Oct. 11 Augusta Prep, Greenbrier at Furman Invitational, 9 p.m. Lakeside at Asics Invitational, TBA (all games 7:30 p.m.) Friday, Oct. 10 Augusta Christian vs. Heathwood Hall Augusta Prep vs. Augusta Eagles Greenbrier vs.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:06am

Week 6 winners There were 27 qualified entries for the sixth week of the contest. No contestants picked all 10 games correctly; no one picked nine games correctly; 13 picked eight games correctly; and 14 picked seven games correctly.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:06am

With Harlem High School having already advanced to the state playoffs in Class AA, Evans and Greenbrier did the same in Class AAAAA on Saturday. Evans' Lady Knights were a No. 2 seed in the Region 2-AAAAA tournament and had little trouble with the No.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:05am

Season: 21-9 I am off to my worst start ever in terms of winning percentage on my picks, but for the second consecutive week I am thrilled with one of my misses.

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 12:04am