Merriwether resident and defending female Scholastic State Chess champion Tori Whatley chose to provide an opportunity for another girl from South Carolina to represent the South Carolina Chess Association in the Susan Polgar Girls' Invitation.
Name: Jordan Towner
School: North Augusta Middle
Favorite class: Language
Favorite lunch: Sandwich
Favorite P.E. activity: Football
Hobbies: Football and shooting guns
A role model of mine is: Mr. Blount
When I grow up, I want to: be a firefighter, WWE superstar or do something to make enough money to support my family
FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.
Animal Control: January Reports
Calls for service 61
Warning tickets 3
Animals turned in 24
Animals claimed 9
Court cases 3
Health cases 3
Veterinarian cost $525
Pickup fines $370
Court fines $580...
As the May 20 primary election looms ever closer, it might come as surprise to some that the candidate who appears to be rising to the top of the supersaturated U.S. Senate field is not one of the usual suspects, but a political newcomer.
My double vision persists, creating visual confusion and tricking me into looking at the image that isn't real. Then it mocks my mistake.
Meanwhile, awaiting medical resolution, I suffer it like a plague, seeing two of everything.
What is in the pipeline for Columbia County this spring and summer? We are busy, busy, busy with festivals, concerts, movies, food, and lots of eggs!
To mention just a few: kicking off Masters Week will be Darius Rucker and Randy Houser headlining the Rock Fore! Dough concert on Tuesday, April 8. Th...