A Columbia County hazardous materials response team doused a chemical fire in a tractor trailer Tuesday.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 6:57pm

"Like family" was a common theme at Belvedere Elementary School's 60th Anniversary Reception held Thursday afternoon.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:39pm

The Relay for Life of North Augusta/Midland Valley will be held May 9 from 6 p.m. to midnight at North Augusta High School's stadium.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:38pm

Franklin Hyers saw the potential in people and encouraged them to strive for better.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:34pm

Michele Ashe, a local artist and entrepreneur, has combined her passion for art, teaching and business experience to create an art and wine business in Augusta.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:33pm

COLUMBIA - Now that Georgia lawmakers have finished their half a bi-state boating compact, it's up to South Carolina to follow suit. The pending Georgia-South Carolina reciprocal agreement has at least two goals.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:33pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for March 10-23. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:31pm

Burglar ransacks home A North Augusta man found his home ransacked and electronics and clothing missing on March 26. According to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report, the home in the 500 block of E. Buena Vista was burglarized between 8 a.m.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:31pm

Free tax preparation AARP Foundation Tax-Aide volunteers are offering free income tax preparation for low- and middle-income Aiken County residents, with a special focus on those ages 60 and older.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:31pm

Robert Brian Thomas will be North Augusta's new football coach. Thomas replaces Dan Pippin.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:30pm

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.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:29pm

Oh Lord I am so selfish When I come to thee in Prayer The burdens of my neighbors Should be my cross to bear

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:29pm

Fox Creek High vs. Andrew Jackson at Citizens Park (Aiken), 9 a.m.

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:28pm

Notes from schools in North Augusta

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:28pm

Name: Jordan Towner School: North Augusta Middle Grade: Eighth 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

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 2:27pm