A man convicted of child molestation in 2009 was recently released from prison and returned to Columbia County.
Columbia County authorities are looking for an Augusta man they say led them on a brief chase early Friday.
Students can apply for permissive transfers until Jan 31. The Columbia County School System has 433 available spots in eight schools.
Doctors Hospital and University Hospital are awaiting a Jan. 25 decision from the state on whether either or both of them will be allowed to build freestanding emergency facilities in Columbia County.
With clean, observational humor for all ages, James Gregory says America is still a funny place. He'll come to the Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center in Evans on Feb. 14, 2013.
Two people were seriously injured in a late-night head-on collision in Evans.
An Evans man was arrested Friday after authorities say he kidnapped his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint.
A Martinez man was charged with reckless conduct after throwing a full drink cup and striking a moving vehicle Tuesday, Jan. 13.
Columbia County prep sports calendar
Boys basketball teams from Augusta Christian and Harlem High School, along with the girls from Greenbrier High, are off to hot starts in region play.
Augusta Prep's Michael Downing is featured in The Columbia County News-Times Athlete Spotlight for Jan. 9, 2013.
U.S. Rep. John Barrow visited the Columbia County Courthouse in Appling Monday morning, Jan. 7, 2013, to hear from voters in the 12th Congressional District.
With neighbors already wary of Magnolia Trace, it would seem logical for the developers to want to curry favor. Instead, they appear intent on reinforcing their absentee status.
Armed gunmen in schools need to fear the possibility that educators could carry weapons in defense of their students.
Most of our knowledge of the history of the American revolution seems focused north, when our area had plenty of importance, too.
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