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 - 2:51pm

• 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 - 2:50pm

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 - 2:49pm

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 - 2:48pm

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 - 2:46pm

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

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 2:46pm

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 - 2:46pm

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

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 11:02am

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

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 4:55pm
Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:40am

County cross country teams were busy over the weekend.

Mon, 09/15/2014 - 11:05am

Whoever is elected to fill the Tax Commissioner's seat in November can expect to have at least a little less autonomy in that office that KayAllen was able to exercise over her more that 20 years at the helm.

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 12:14am

The weatherman was predicting a late August heatwave hitting temps of 100 or worse. I'd moaned about the misery of it. I'd prattled about the poor perspiring football players. I'd ruminated about my withering garden. His app gets weather data from China.

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 12:14am

Dear editor, When we were in elementary school we were taught Christopher Columbus discovered America, it was declared a national holiday.

Sun, 09/14/2014 - 12:14am