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Tue, 02/11/2014 - 5:14pm

Authorities have identified the man fatally shot Sunday night after a police chase through two South Carolina counties. Lt. Tim Thornton, of the North Au­gusta Department of Public Safety, said Earnest Satterwhite Sr.

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 2:12pm

The Region 2-AAAAA Basketball Tournament schedule has changed to account for incoming inclement weather.

Tue, 02/11/2014 - 9:27am

Columbia County School System officials stated Monday that school will open at normal time on Tuesday. The weather will dictate any closures.

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 4:16pm

A Tuesday wreck closed Old Evans Road and sent several people to the hospital.

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 3:33pm

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Edgefield County that followed a high-speed car chase Sunday, authorities said.

Mon, 02/10/2014 - 3:28pm
Mon, 02/10/2014 - 12:19pm

We are not Atlanta and never will be, but that doesn't mean we can't learn a few lessons about how to plan and develop our community, and how not to.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:09am

Fate put a vial of the coveted seeds of the fabled Weedar tree into my parents' possession. Legend has it that whoever has custody of the fine, black seeds receives the gift of Southern sight.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:09am

Dear editor: Columbia County has an excellent and informative website, for which taxpayers, I am sure, foot the bill.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:08am

I wonder what General James Edward Oglethorpe would have said about last week's snowjam that crippled Atlanta.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:08am

Construction of the much-anticipated extension of River Watch Parkway began with a ground-breaking Wednesday.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:08am

Local Alzheimer's advocates are ready to board a bus for Atlanta and they hope that others will join them in the Alzheimer's Awareness Day at the Georgia State Capitol. Local advocates will depart for a day trip to Atlanta on Thursday, Feb. 13.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:08am

Martinez-based When HELP Can't Wait is a non-profit advocacy group that provides assistance to local nursing home residents. So when the group was awarded $2,500 from Wells Fargo Bank in December, they were overwhelmed with joy.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:08am

Choir concert The St. Olaf Choir and conductor Anton Armstrong will present a concert at St. John United Methodist Church, 736 Greene St., Augusta, at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 11.

Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:07am