ATLANTA - The legislative session that begins Monday will be quicker than any in recent years, and that will create a wave of changes that will ripple through Georgia. When the U.S.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:02am

There are places around the world where the police can whisk you off the street and make you disappear. There are jails where you can be held without hope of anyone ever knowing.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:02am

My standards are out of whack and my rules are dumb. It took a teenager, my 16-year-old son, to raise awareness of these flaws in my construction. I am indebted to my child. He has shed doubt on all that I hold to be inalienable truths of parenthood.

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

Organic gardening, once seen as something practiced only by health nuts and hippies, is no longer a fad. Everyone wants our food and our environment to be safe and healthy. Knowledge is the key to organic gardening.

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

The outdoors were brutal last week with temperatures dipping into the teens, but officials at Mistletoe State Park want area residents to know the park is open year-round and programs are offered throughout the winter months.

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

Residents of Woodbridge subdivision packed the Tuesday night meeting of the Columbia County Commission to oppose a proposed rezoning that would add 28 homes to a new development with access through Woodbridge Drive.

Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:00am

Monday Cheese or pepperoni pizza Chicken and rice casserole Peanut butter, jelly sandwich Romaine garden salad Mixed vegetables Chilled pears Seasonal fresh fruit   Tuesday Beef soft taco, chips Grilled chicken sandwich Yogurt snack pack Steamed corn Carrot and...

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Sun, 01/12/2014 - 1:00am

The Evans High School Lady Knights basketball team beat Lakeside, 48-32, Friday night.

Sat, 01/11/2014 - 1:12am

The Evans High Schoool Knights boys basketball team beat Lakeside, 55-44, Friday night.

Sat, 01/11/2014 - 12:28am

Three poeple were recently arrested for firing a gun outside a teen's home.

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 6:41pm

A Martinez teen died after a fire destroyed his home Friday morning.

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 1:52pm

An early morning fire injured an Autistic boy and destroyed his Martinez home on Friday.

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 10:55am

Building Activity: November reports New residential: Single family-attached: 3 Single family-detached: 4 New commercial: 2 Alterations/additions: Residential: 34 Commercial: 1...

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 11:37am

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.

Wed, 01/08/2014 - 11:36am