Fox Creek High School celebrated its 10-year anniversary Thursday evening with A Decade Strong event consisting of a homecoming pep rally, entertainment, food and tours of the school.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:54pm

While working on a north Georgia plantation, George Dixon fell in love with the plantation owner's daughter, Queenie, who gave him a gold coin for good luck. He kept it with him at all times, and during the Battle of Shiloh, he was shot.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:53pm

North Augusta city residents could see a millage increase for the first time in more than 20 years - that is, if council members decide to amend the currently proposed 2015 tax ordinance.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:48pm

Aiken County School District officials presented information Thursday on the Education Capital Improvements Sales and Use Tax Act referendum, which will be on the ballot in November.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:47pm

Martha "Monty" Corkrin grew up in east Tennessee and came to North Augusta with her husband when he was assigned to the military police school at Fort Gordon. She was a features writer for The Augusta Chronicle when her husband died.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:41pm

Fundraiser will benefit Arts and Heritage Center The 2014 Jack-o-Lantern Jaunt 5K Run/Walk will be held Oct. 25 at 8 a.m. at the North Augusta Greeneway. Participants can register at Those who register by Oct.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:40pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Sept. 18-25. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Sept. 18 Benjamin Walker, 38, disorderly conduct, malicious injury to real property Douglas Scott Reeves Jr.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:39pm

Bullet found in apartment Gunfire was reported in the Ridgeview Manor Apartments parking lot Sept. 19. A witness reported to North Augusta Public Safety that a Buick Regal pulled into the complex parking lot around 2:20 a.m.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:39pm

So many things can happen To us along life’s way For the scenes are ever changing As we live from day to day For life indeed has purpose There’s a reason why we’re here And we know who holds the future We should face it without fear We should strive to do our very best With the gifts Go...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:31pm

Animal Control: July Reports Calls for service 74 Animals turned in 24 Animals claimed 5 Court cases 1 Convictions 1 Health cases 2 Veterinarian cost $960 Pickup fines $405 Court fines $159...

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:31pm

• Today is an early release day for Aiken County Public Schools. • Bob Richards Automotive is having a 60 Day $10K Giveaway event benefitting the Aiken County School District. Through Nov.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:30pm

Dianne Waller shares her story with anyone who will listen. "I have such a testimony now. I never turn down an opportunity. If someone asks me to give my testimony, I always say yes," she said.

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 12:22pm

Dear Editor: Although I do not reside in District 3, I am a concerned Columbia County resident interested in who will be our next county commissioner. On Monday, Sept. 22, I attended the District 3 debate at the Evans Government Complex.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:10pm

What's in a handshake? It's a question I've been pondering since this past Saturday.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:09pm

A new Pew Research Center survey of opinion about the importance of religion in American life paints an interesting picture.

Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:09pm