Hearts and homes were warmed Friday and Saturday during the fourth year of Project Weatherization and Repair Ministry of Grace United Methodist Church. Project Vision of the Aiken County United Way supplied the funding.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 11:11am

Girl Scouts cookie sales begin Friday Area Girl Scouts pre-order and door-to-door cookie sales will begin Friday and continue through March 17, according to a news release from the South Carolina -Mountains to Midlands Council. Boxes are $3.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 11:10am

Sin is rampart as it covers this earth From beginning of time even at the Lord’s birth Then some held their power with lies and deceit Ignoring God’s word and Christian belief Now time passes forward over two thousand years And Christians must huddle as they face many fears For they can’t spe...

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 11:09am

Columbia County authorities are looking for two men who shoplifted from an Evans store on Dec. 9.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 10:08am

GRIFFIN, Ga. - Republican gubernatorial challenger David Pennington said a key to his plans to cut state spending is a constitutional amendment limiting how much a person can get from doctors and hospitals for medical mistakes.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:10am

Officials expect to have at least two bids to build a hospital in Columbia County by Friday's deadline, if not more. Commission Chairman Ron Cross said that all bids must be submitted by Friday and he expects some might come in at the last minute.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:10am

Several people were arrested for drug possession in the first week of 2014.

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Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:10am

Authorities in two states are still looking for a man who disappeared from his Evans home on Dec. 13.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:10am

Bluegrass concert The Appling Opry will feature a performance from Palmetto Blue at 7 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 11 at the J.D. Howell General Store building, 5701 Whiteoak Road. Admission is free and a jam session will follow.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:09am

Police Blotter, Jan. 8, 2014

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:08am

The region's first indoor swim school will be built in Columbia County. The owners of Dolphin Academy Swim School announced Monday their new dedicated teaching facility will be open for business this spring.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:08am

Temperatures in the teens caused school delays, but not many icy roads.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:05am

Twitter @ScottRouch Long after most of the teams had departed Greenbrier High School's gym, members of the Grovetown Warriors wrestling team sat in the bleachers and waited. And hoped.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:04am

The Augusta Christian basketball teams were victorious over Greater Augusta Independent School Friday night. The Lady Lions won 49-26 while the Lions won 73-49.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 1:03am