Columbia County History

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:12pm

UPCOMING Shoe drive Harlem Baptist Church is joining Buckner Inter­na­tional Shoes for the Orphans Souls shoe drive through June 22; donated items should be for children and teens, must be new; greatest need is for athletic shoes sizes Youth 1 through Adult 8 ; drop off at Harlem Baptist, 105 W. M...

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:12pm

Register for fall soccer at the Family Y until June 29. Call 706-922-9597. • Sports Academy South, Inc. Sports & Education Summer Day Camp will have 11 sessions for ages 5 to 15.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:11pm

By leading the Augusta Prep girls soccer team to its first state title, Tom Norton is coach of the year.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:11pm

Future of game on display at softball camp...

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:11pm

After a succcessful run through all-star play a year ago, including the senior league team advancing to the Senior League Baseball World Series, Martinez Evans Little League will begin hopeful runs to championships at home.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:10pm

The Pete Igel Relays, named for the man who started the races 26 years ago, were held Saturday at Springlakes' pool.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:10pm

Georgia Southern University stopped at Augusta Christian as part of its Eagle Invasion Tour Thursday afternoon.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:09pm

Columbia County athletes and coaches took home hardware from the Augusta Sports Council's 23rd annual G.A.M.E.S. awards banquet.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:09pm

There are several Columbia County athletes who will get plenty of attention from college football recruiters this fall.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:08pm

Helen McVickers, board president and CFO of When HELP Can't Wait, is quick to praise Janice Morrison, her top volunteer.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:08pm

ATLANTA - The campaign to win voter support for capping the state income tax has begun with the endorsement of 17 economists last week.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:07pm

Most political observers were caught flat-footed by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's blowout defeat by upstart David Brat in the Virginia Republican primary. I was one of them.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:07pm

Kingston was able to hold off a late surge by Karen Handel in the primary closing days to make it into a runoff with frontrunner David Perdue. 

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:07pm

A bear was recently seen inside a Martinez sunroom as he wandered around the area.

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 11:06pm