College football is a huge commodity and it has gotten just a bit bigger this year with colleges and universities trotting out teams for inaugural seasons or those making a long-awaited return. Columbia County athletes are right in the thick of things.
Saturday, Sept. 14
Greenbrier at Carrollton Meet, 8 a.m.
Grovetown at Greyhound Invite (Grey, Ga.), 8:30 a.m. (girls), 9:15 a.m. (boys)
Augusta Prep at Furman University Invitational, 9 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 13 (7:30 p.m.)
Augusta Christian vs.
If you can carry a tune, the Harmony River Chorus invites you to a guest night on Thursday, Sept. 12. The local a cappella singing group will host a "Christmas in September" theme night in anticipation of their Dec. 7 performance.
Yard Sale Lynndale, Inc., a nonprofit corporation, is holding a Community Yard Sale, plant sale from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 14, at 1490 Eisenhower Drive, across from The Augusta National. Tax-deductible donated items will be accepted from 10 a.
Ginny Allen ventures out into her garden twice a month, looking for bees and logging how many she sees. A participant in the Great Sunflower Project, Allen said it's an easy way to participate in a national research project.