In the aftermath of the recession, the area's golf car manufacturers have found ways to make money by making more electric vehicles with purposes other than golf - street-legal variants, utility carts and transportation for outdoorsmen.
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.
Reunion of Langley-Bath-Clearwater High classes of 1952-80 5 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 23, North Augusta Community Center; $40; casual dress; limited to 400; paid reservations required by June 15; (803) 593-9842
Every Tuesday, local artists gather at the Arts and Heritage Center of North Augusta to create artwork, offer peer advice and fellowship.
"It's a chance for us to get together," said coordinator Yvonne Kinney of the Tuesday Painters group.
COLUMBIA- South Carolina's drivers are the second worst in the nation, behind only Louisiana, according to a new report from CarInsuranceComparison.com.
It also shows that the worst drivers are in Southern states.
NORTH AUGUSTA - Police responding to a North Augusta shooting Tuesday found Dakota Cook in bed, with the covers up to his neck and a wound to the face. A shotgun was at the foot of the bed with the barrel pointed toward the headboard.
North Augustandies in shooting
A North Augusta man was killed and another wounded following a shooting that police believe began as an altercation on Broad Street in Augusta in the early hours of April 8.