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Columbia County ranks as one of the fastest growing counties in the country, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Sun, 06/16/2013 - 12:00am

Father of the Year Contest entries

Sun, 06/16/2013 - 12:00am

A Martinez road that collapsed last week will be repaired despite unclear ownership.

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 5:39pm

A new chairman of the Columbia County Board of Elections was sworn in Friday.

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 3:51pm

A Lincolnton, Ga., man was charged Thursday in connection to a fatal June 1 wreck.

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 1:47pm

A boating safety course will be offered from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at the Augusta-Richmond County Fire Station No. 1 classroom, No. 1 Broad St., Augusta.

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 2:36pm
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 2:37pm

The Columbia County Community Connections Golf Tournament is Saturday at the Bartram Trail Golf Club with lunch at noon and tee off at 1:30 p.m. Cost is $60. Sign up at www.connectcolumbia.golfreg.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:16am

Construction on a luxury apartment complex for seniors in Marshall Square should begin soon now the the purchase of the land has been completed.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:09am

Clearing out my office upon my retirement from journalism was like an archaeological expedition, only dustier.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:08am

Georgia is better off with a strong two-party system, but the state rarely has had one.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:08am

ATLANTA -- Attack on Chambliss remarks show what GOP has a perception problem.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:07am

As many as 330 new home sites could be created in subdivision plans approved Thursday, June 6, 2013 by the Columbia County Planning Commission.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:07am

The annual Hattie Mae Marshall Talent Show will be held 5 p.m. June 15, 2013 at the Greenbrier High School Auditorium.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:07am

Unless county officials figure out a way to provide substitute space, the old Columbia Middle School gym will be converted to warehouse space.

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 12:07am

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