A yellow jacket colony begins in April or May when the queen emerges. The queen is the only member of the colony that can survive through the winter. She finds a nest site, builds a small paper nest and lays eggs that mature into adult workers.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:13pm

September is the perfect time to divide plants that have gotten too large for the garden or just need to be thinned.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:13pm

Monday Cheese or pepperoni pizza Beef teriyaki dippers Peanut butter, jelly sandwich Bean salad Romaine garden salad Pineapple Seasonal fruit Tuesday Popcorn chicken Chef salad with crackers Yogurt snack pack Seasoned baby carrots Broccoli and cauliflower Chilled pe...

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:12pm

The Columbia County Orchestra is about to begin its 2014-15 concert season, with a theme of Celebrating Columbia County. The primary venues for the season will include Powell Baptist Church in Harlem and St. Teresa Avila Catholic Church in Grovetown.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:11pm

Property Transfers, Sept. 21, 2014

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Marriage Licenses, Sept. 21, 2014

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:10pm

Divorces, Sept. 21, 2014

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Grovetown residents today know the intersection of Old Wrightsboro Road and Robinson Avenue as the location of City Hall and Memorial Park.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:10pm

My college psychology professor told us church buildings were like prisons.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:09pm

Police Blotter, Sept. 21, 2014

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When Jeremy Laswell was given the keys to the new Gander Mountain store two weeks ago, he had a big job ahead of him. "It was an empty shell," said Laswell, manager of the new outdoor retail store on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:09pm

Four men running to fill an empty seat on the Columbia County Commission will come together Monday to let the explain their positions on a number of local topics.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:08pm

Results for middle school football and up-to-date standings.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:08pm

Cancer is one of those words that stops you in your tracks. And, unfortunately, odds are that everyone reading this personally knows someone who is affected by it. According to the Georgia High School Association, Georgia is No.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:08pm

The county middle school golf season begins Thursday at the River Golf Club.

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 11:07pm