• Schools are closed Sept. 1 for Labor Day.
• The next early release date for Aiken County Public Schools is Sept. 3.
• Interim reports will be sent home Sept. 16.
• Meet the Teacher is Aug. 15 from 2-4 p.m.
• Open house is Aug. 15 from 2-4 p.m.
Aug. 18: Nutrigrain bar, orange juice, applesauce cup
Aug. 19: Cereal with crackers, peach cup, apple cherry juice
Aug. 20: Maple waffle, potato rounds, orange juice
I think most people will agree that Columbia County has a school system that its citizens can be proud of.
They have good reasons.
Test scores are consistently well above state averages. Graduation rates are commendable.
My oldest child turns 19 today. Yesterday, we dropped him off at college. I made up his bed, put his trashcan in the corner and spread his rug on the floor. "This isn't summer camp. I'm not a little kid. I can do it myself," he insisted.
Parrish, Florida - Martinez -Evans Little League (MELL) won't be returning to Maine this summer.
Representing the state of Georgia, MELL traveled to Florida in hopes of defending its 2013 Senior League Southeast Regional softball title.
Local gardeners are invited to participate in a gardening study course being offered through the Augusta Council of Garden Clubs. The two-day course will be offered four times between now and next summer.