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Every year, insects arrive in our gardens and landscapes to devour everything in sight. Usually, the Japanese beetle makes its presence known earlier in the spring, but the extension office received a lot of calls about them last week.

Sun, 07/14/2013 - 12:01am

Many people liken their pets to children. Not only do they need love and affection, they also can cause their share of trouble. Gardening with pets is akin to dealing with youngsters, and doing so requires setting boundaries and limitations.

Sun, 07/14/2013 - 12:01am

• Former Chicago White Sox player and Curtis Baptist baseball coach Chico Valdez will have tryouts for a 9-year-old travel baseball team. Players can't have turned 10 before May 1. Contact Van Dixon at (706) 830-2806 for information and dates of tryouts.

Sun, 07/14/2013 - 12:00am

Harlem High School's pre-tryout volleyball camp attracted twice as many participants as it did a year previously.

Sun, 07/14/2013 - 12:00am

High school students received their diplomas Friday night at the Columbia County Summer School Commencement Exercise.

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A two-car crash left one car upside down and one woman taken to the hospital for observation Thursday afternoon.

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College basketball coaches have arrived in the Augusta/North Augusta area, ready to watch high school basketball players at the Nike Peach Jam.

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 12:25pm

Augusta Christian's Calvin Taylor is playing for the Southern Stampede at the Nike Peach Jam.

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 12:24pm

Each July, hundreds gather at Riverview Park Activities Center to see some of the most talented teen basketball players in the country play in the EYBL Finals at the Nike Peach Jam.

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