Olympic gold and silver medalist Jennie Finch wore a red, white and blue Team USA jersey as she spent several minutes demonstrating her rapid softball pitch for the nearly 150 girls gathered around her Saturday at Riverview Park Activities Center.
North Augusta will soon join area cities that allow Sunday alcohol sales.
The local question was on the Nov. 6 ballot and nearly 70 percent of voters said "yes", according to election results from the Aiken County Registration and Elections office.
It is November and coming upon turkey time. In times like these, we should make sure we have a well- stocked pantry that will carry us through should we have snow days, power outages or even lean times.
Carson McCaslin was excited about meeting the chief executive officer of the Cherokee Indian tribe of South Carolina on Friday.
"It's interesting," said the 8-year-old of American Indian history and culture. "It's so cool to learn about it.
SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary
FAVORITE CLASS: Art
FAVORITE LUNCH: Sandwich
FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Crab soccer
A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom and my dad.
WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a veterinarian.
BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL
• Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary.
BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST
• The men's prayer breakfast is at 7 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Sunrise Grill.
SCHOOL: Victory Christian
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE VOLLEYBALL? I love it.
WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT THING TO DO IN VOLLEYBALL? Keep your spike down
STANDOUT MOMENT: First time I ever overhand served.
United Way campaigns
Savannah River Remediation employees pledged and contributed a total of $349,376 during the 2012 United Way Campaign.
Employees were also recognized for their dedication to the campaign.