Community Ministry of North Augusta Thrift Store, 646 E. Buena Vista Ave., is currently having sales on Christmas items and clothing.
Through Saturday, all clothing is 50 percent off. Through Dec. 29, all Christmas items are 50 percent off.
An eighth-grade Merriwether Middle School pupil placed in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition held recently during the Atlanta Falcons's game against the Carolina Panthers.
Keeley Marchant placed second in the girls' ages 12-13 category.
Hospital limits visits to patients
Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center and Children's Medical Center is temporarily limiting visits to help prevent the spread of the influenza virus and other respiratory illnesses.
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; more than 100 women in the guild teach those who want to learn how to quilt; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.
North Augusta City Council passed an economic development agreement Monday that includes a proposal for a Family Y building with a pool.
The agreement passed 5-2, with Councilmen Arthur Shealy and Jason Whinghter opposing.