Robotics teams are coming to North Augusta High School and sponsors and mentors are needed to help make it a successful first year. Students, parents and mentors filled the school's media center Sept.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:27pm

NAME: Wyatt Chapman SCHOOL: Merriwether Middle GRADE: Eighth FAVORITE CLASS: Math FAVORITE LUNCH: Pizza HOBBIES: Football A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my dad. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be an engineer.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:26pm

A South Carolina judge won't reconsider his ruling in favor of North Augusta's Project Jackson development.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:25pm

Columbia County authorities are trying to find a registerred sex offender who moved without reporting his current address.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:11am

• Aiken County Public Schools will have a one-cent sales and use tax informational meeting on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the North Augusta Municipal Center. • Oct. 1 is the next early release day for Aiken County Public Schools.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 10:32am

Game tickets on sale Tickets are now on sale for the North Augusta High School football game against Strom Thurmond High School on Friday. The game kicks off at 7:30 p.m. at Strom Thurmond.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 10:10am

When it comes to Girl Scouts, volunteers are the backbone. "We are about 99 percent volunteer ran.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 9:59am

COLE SAGGUS SCHOOL: Merriwether Middle AGE: 13 GRADE: Seventh SPORT: Football POSITION: Fullback, receiver, tailback and defensive line WHY FOOTBALL? I just like the sport.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 9:17am

 Call (706) 541-4077 or visit and follow the links to Animal Services. The kennel is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for adoptions and visiting with the aninmals and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m...

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 1:10am

Police Blotter, Sept. 24, 2014

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:14am

Two of the GOP candidates hoping to fill a vacant Columbia County commission seat answered questions and discussed their ideas in front a crowd at the Evans Government Center Monday night.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:13am

A Grovetown man died in a beech Island wreck Saturday.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:13am

A woman reported missing by a friend was found dead at an interstate rest area on Saturday.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:13am

Kirsten McMonigle has been focused on softball for a long time - and it shows.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:12am

• The 12U Little Big League Showdown is Saturday and Sunday at the Augusta Greenjackets' stadium. Field dimensions will be 50/70 with a 200-foot outfield. Call Adrian McCladdie at (706) 288-8511.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 12:12am