There’s always been a feeling It could never happen here Not on the soil of America Now our bitter taste is fear Our freedom has been threatened And innocent blood was shed So many senseless victims And Lord so many dead Our hearts cry out in pity And compassion rules our souls America’s heart i...

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:55pm

In late August, my husband and I drove up to visit family in the Noblesville/Fishers area of Indiana for seven days, then we drove down to the hill country of Indiana for a family reunion.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:54pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Aug. 29-Sept. 4. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Aug.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:51pm

Light the Night Walk The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's annual Light the Night Walk will be held Saturday from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at the Evans Towne Center Park, 7016 Evans Towne Center Blvd., Evans.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:51pm

Copper stolen from home under construction About $2,200 worth of copper was reported stolen from a home being built on Blair Drive between Sept. 5 and Sept. 8.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:51pm

PP&K results The following area children placed in the 2014 NFL Punt, Pass & Kick event recently held at North Augusta High School: 6- to 7-year-old girls: Emma Grace Ellis, first place 6- to 7-year-old boys: Logan Gay, first place; and Stetson Corbitt, second place 8- to 9-...

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:51pm

• New faculty and staff members: Paige Coleman, first -grade teacher; Jeremy Rinder and Kristin Lewis, fifth-grade teachers; Sarah Emerling, special education teacher; Cindy Tomaszewski, spee...

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:50pm

NAME: Ethan Carlson SCHOOL: North Augusta Middle GRADE: Eighth FAVORITE CLASS: Gym FAVORITE LUNCH: Packed lunch HOBBIES: Baseball, football, playing outside and watching TV ROLE MODEL: LeBron James. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: I haven't decided.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:49pm

The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce's Business and Community Expo, held Thursday at North Augusta Community Center on Brookside Drive, was one of its most successful ever, said chamber President Terra Carroll.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:48pm

Department of Public Safety June Reports Fines and forfeitures $38,616 Municipal court cases 993 Jury trials requested 43 Traffic arrests 646 Calls for service 3,087 Traffic accidents 81...

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:46pm

SENIOR EXTRAVAGANZA: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, H.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:46pm

FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074 MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 1:46pm

An Evans women escaped from a house fire unharmed Tuesday morning after seeing smoke coming from inside her home.

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:02am

Columbia County school officials made two administrative appointments this week, which resulted in changes in leadership at two schools.

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 3:55pm