NAME: Destanee Atwell SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle GRADE: Seventh FAVORITE CLASS: Social studies FAVORITE LUNCH: Pizza FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Scatterball HOBBIES: Reading and playing clarinet A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 7:34pm

• Katy Dyches, of North Augusta, made the dean's list at Southern Wesleyan University for the fall 2013 semester. Dyches is a music major. • The South Carolina Governor's School for Science and Mathematics is accepting applications through Feb.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 7:33pm

THURSDAY • North Augusta High (junior varisty girls) vs. White Knoll, 5:30 p.m. • North Augusta Middle at Levealle, 5:30 p.m. • Paul Knox Middle vs. Jackson, 5:30 p.m. • North Augusta High (junior varsity boys) vs. White Knoll, 8 p.m.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 7:33pm

Fox Creek High School's baseball field was a busy place Sunday as youths learned skills from volunteer coaches during week two of the local U.S. Baseball Academy camp. The children practiced hitting, base running and defense.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 7:32pm

A Martinez teen was hit and killed by a car on Tobacco Road on Monday evening.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 1:38pm

Two people walked away uninjured after their SUV flipped into a gulley Tuesday morning.

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 11:04am

A second person died ober the weekend from injuries sustained in a wreck that also killed an Evans teen.

Mon, 01/13/2014 - 2:34pm

The Soul City Sirens will host their first bout at the Columbia County Exhibition Center on Saturday.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:07am

Police Blotter, Jan. 12, 2014

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:07am

Helen reid, 18, died Wednesday in a wreck in Aiken County.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:06am

Kudos go out to Chris McDaniel and the folks over at Greenbrier High School for playing host to a well-run Region 2-AAAAA Dual Wrestling Tournament on Jan. 4.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:06am

The Greenbrier High School Lady Wolfpack basketball team opened the Region 2A-AAAAA portion of its season with a 55-44 win over Evans Tuesday night.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:05am

The defending Region 2A-AAAAA champiuon Evans High School Knights began region play where they left off last year with a 73-59 win over Greenbrier on Tuesday.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:05am

During the 2009-10 basketball season, the most improved player in Columbia County was a 6-2 guard from Evans named Troy Griffith. Griffith had work on his game and transformed himself from a solid role player to a go-to guy for the Knights.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:05am

Those interested in the Clay Pigeon Target Sporting Program for seventh to 12th graders, should attend a meeting Thursday at the Columbia County Exhibition Center at 7 p.m.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:04am