Wed, 05/28/2014 - 12:00am

As graduations approach, we take a look at few of the students graduating from North Augusta area schools. They are active in their schools, communities and serve as role models for others.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:07pm

NAME: Sarah Turner COLLEGE ATTENDING: University of South Carolina Aiken EXPECTED MAJOR: Sports therapy PARENTS: Marilyn Turner and Tommy Turner WHAT LIFE LESSONS HAVE YOU LEARNED WHILE ATTENDING VICTORY? Always do your homework.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:06pm

Jonathan Robert Briele Cassie Alexandra Eubanks Thomas Lee Jones Sarah Pearl Turner *** Taylor Breyanne Whitten Summer Chase Worley** ***Valedictorian ** Salutatorian...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:06pm

Christin Simone Abdullah Benjamin Utah Adams Maria Guadalupe Agurrie Hernandez Sara Elizabeth Allen Brittany Felicia Alston Sheena Nilesh Amin Ellen Gray Anderson Antaun Lee Andrews April Lauren Arthur Seth Edward Atkinson Rachel Elizabeth Ayers Deon Oscar Baker John-Michael   Baldy Dashawn Marquis...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:03pm

NAME: Erin Holley COLLEGE ATTENDING: University of South Carolina Aiken EXPECTED MAJOR: Exercise and sports science PARENTS: Shannon and Shane Holley WHAT LIFE LESSONS HAVE YOU LEARNED WHILE ATTENDING FOX CREEK? Iâ...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:03pm

Sarah Leanne Adams Toni Jordan Allen Marquis Rashad Barley Deondré Marquis Baskett William Cody Bishop Logan Storm Boatwright Aurora Desiree Bosdell Heather Jean Bowden Darshon Terrell Broadwater Qualan Martise Broadwater Madison Danielle Brown Kaylee Elizabeth Bryant Andrew James Buist Ashley Nico...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:01pm

COLUMBIA - There's a growing chance Aiken County voters will decide this November whether to raise the sales tax and grant themselves some property-tax relief.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 4:01pm

COLUMBIA - The number of motorists ignoring stop-arms that extend when a school bus stops to let children on and off could decline if South Carolina changes the law to let video evidence be used to fine violators.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:59pm

Families gathered Thursday at the Hammond Hill Suburban Club pool to cheer on and support members of the Hammond Hill Swim Team as they kicked off their swim season with time trials.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:58pm

Wheelchair tennis event to be held this weekend The fourth annual Walton Foundation Wheelchair Tennis Championship will be held Friday through Sunday at Newman Tennis Center, 3101 Washington Road, Augusta. A Run/Roll event will be held at 6 p.m.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:58pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for May 9-15. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. May 9 Christopher Joseph Griffin, 20, drugs/possession of other schedule I to V Fredrick O.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:58pm

The RECing Crew honored 148 members during its annual awards ceremony May 13 for their participation in the following programs: Alley Cats (Bowling), Art-ability Studio (Art & Music), Ballet Tout le Monde, Jazzercise, Miracle League and T-RecS (Baseball and Basketball) during the organization’...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:57pm

• The following North Augusta residents graduated from Clemson University on May 9: Joshua Emory Carter, cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Production Studies in Performing Arts; Ashlyn Christine Kelly, summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sc...

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:56pm

NAME: David Garrison SCHOOL: Our Lady of Peace GRADE: Sixth FAVORITE CLASS: Social studies FAVORITE LUNCH: Hamburger FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Kickball HOBBIES: Watching TV A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my dad. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a chemist.

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 3:55pm