Columbus Day tides have washed an adventurous young man into my house. As I type these words, he's sitting on the sofa in my den next to my daughter. By all appearances the lad looks to be a fine captain of his vessel.
During this time of the year, yellow jackets become more aggressive. The main reason for this aggressive behavior is that the population of the nest is at its highest during the fall, which increases the demand for food.
Harlem and Grovetown are the two remaining Columbia County teams in the state softball tournament. The Lady Bulldogs swept Bryan County, 7-1 and 8-0, Wednesday in the first round of the GHSA Class AA playoffs.