About a year and a half ago, father-daughter duo Chris and Kylie Amos began running half-marathons together.
Last weekend, the North Augustans took things to another level by participating in the intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta event.
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.
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.
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 www.artsandheritagecenter.com.
Those who register by Oct.
These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Sept. 18-25. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.
Benjamin Walker, 38, disorderly conduct, malicious injury to real property
Douglas Scott Reeves Jr.
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.
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...
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.