These pets are available from Columbia County Animal Services. Call (706) 541-4077 or visit www.columbiacountyga.gov and follow the links to Animal Services. The kennel is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for adoptions and visiting with the animals and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to reclaim a lost pet and all other services. The facility is located at 1940 William Few Parkway in Grovetown.
Tree recycling Boy Scout Troop 643 in Evans can pick up your Christmas tree for recycling on Saturday, Dec. 28, or Saturday, Jan. 4. A $10 donation helps Scouts attend summer camp. Call (706) 373-8922 or GetMyTree@knology.net to schedule a pick-up.
Having defeated Harlem in the teams' first meeting Nov. 22 and with the Christmas break upon them, Grovetown High School girls basketball head coach Jaime Echols hoped his team would be focused.
On this Christmas morning I will don my Santa cap and hand out holiday cheer for the high schools in the county.
AUGUSTA CHRISTIAN: This one is easy. I give the Lions a deep run in the SCISA basketball playoffs.
The following accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident reports: A Martinez woman recently called authorities after discovering someone used her credit card to buy a plane ticket to Peru.
The year my youngest son bounded into our room at 6 a.m. crying that we had a Christmas emergency, my spirit hit an all-time low. "Mama! Daddy! Santa didn't come! He didn't come!" He shook our shoulders and jumped on our bed.
Oh my gosh, I thought.