North Augusta City Council unanimously approved a resolution March 17 to enter into a contract with John W. Spratlin and Son to construct the city's third public safety station, but it came with some opposition.
Kayla Burton ran from the face-painting tent to show Wanda Davis, her "GaGa," the Mickey Mouse that had been painted on Kayla's arm at Riverview Park on Saturday. Meanwhile, her older sister Lily was having a blue butterfly painted on her face.
Man charged in Aiken slaying
A North Augusta man is facing murder charges after a shooting early Sunday.
Aiken Department of Public Safety investigators have charged Jerome Sullivan, 31, in the death of Tamar Stewart, 30.
A dumb old mule fell in a hole
And he could not climb out
He heard the farmer calling him
And he’d scream and curse and shout
The old mule tried with all his might
To climb out from the side
The farmer said, you just give up
I’m burying you alive
He shoveled dirt on that old mule
And he would s...
• North Augusta High (junior varsity) vs. Aiken, 6 p.m.
• Victory Christian at North Walterboro Christian Academy, 5 p.m.
• North Augusta High (junior varsity) vs. Greenbrier, 5:30 p.m.
• Applications for the North Augusta Artists Guild's Visual Arts Scholarship are being accepted through Friday. The scholarship is awarded to a graduating senior who is considering a college degree in the arts.
NAME: Claire Valentine
SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle
FAVORITE CLASS: History
FAVORITE LUNCH: Pizza
FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Volleyball
A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom.
WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a teacher.
FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meets at 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; call Linda Smiley at (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.