Donna Clay received an early Christmas present when she was notified that she had been named Columbia County Employee of the Year.
Coach Michael Thomas didn't acknowledge his 500th career victory until the buzzer signaled the end of Tuesday night's game. "I just want us to stay in the moment," he said.
Greenbrier won Tuesday its first region game of the season in an overtime thriller against county rival Lakeside.
Former Columbia County commissioner Scott Dean is expected to be sentenced Jan. 27 after being convicted of two counts of child molestation in December.
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McDuffie County lost a "walking history book" with the death of veteran Roger Reid, said Luke Martin, who had known Reid for more than 40 years.
Reid, who saw combat in three wars, died Sunday at the Georgia War Veterans Home. He was 89.
Under a proposal from County Commission Chairman Ron Cross, voters could be able to vote on limiting commissioners' terms.
Martinez-Columbia firefighters were called back Monday afternoon to battle a Harlem blaze they thought they'd extinguished Sunday night.
An attorney hired by Columbia County commissioners said there is nothing officials can do to stop the Magnolia Trace development.
Five foreign exchange students from Beijing, China, started classed Monday at Augusta Prep.
During the MLK weekend, Mistletoe State Park will offer its Junior Ranger program for children.
While most garden plants are annuals that must be replanted each year, with proper preparation asparagus will produce for many years.
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