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A signal activation at the intersection of Washington Road and Towne Centre Drive will take effect on Monday. The signal will enter flash mode and be fully activated by Thursday, allowing drivers to turn onto the new Riverwatch Parkway Extension.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:02am

Fourth graders in Columbia and Rich­mond counties demonstrated how it pays to participate in education.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:01am

A woman called police after she said her daughter threatened her over social media after changing the password to her Netflix account.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:01am

Upcoming events in Columbia County.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:01am

Grovetown's DeAndra King grew up wanting to take advantage of her height.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:00am

Matt Harrison and Noah Ortt believed their lacrosse-playing days were over. Then Piedmont College came into the picture

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:00am

There's been no shortage of Columbia County high school athletes signing college scholarships this spring, and that's a good thing.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:00am

Southern Wesleyan University held two commencement ceremonies on its campus in Central, one for graduates of its traditional program and another for graduates of its adult evening and online programs.

Sun, 05/15/2016 - 12:00am

The Columbia County coroner's race is being contested for the first time since the death of longtime Coroner Thomas L. King Sr..

Sat, 05/14/2016 - 12:21am

Matthew Mebane, of North Augusta, has hit his way into Major League Baseball's first national home run derby for players 12 and younger.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:38am

The North Augusta City Coun­cil found out Monday night that it has about half the money it needs to add two gyms to the Riverview Park Activities Center.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:38am

Former University of South Carolina running back Marcus Lattimore talked about his faith and how it helped him overcome obstacles on the football field and in life at the North Augusta Mayor's Prayer Luncheon.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:38am

Carol Johnson, president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, gave 403 University of South Carolina Aiken graduates two words to remember at their commencement Wednesday night: Humble and kind.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:37am

For the last 11 years, retired U.S. Navy Lt. Cmdr. Tony J. Negron has served as senior naval science instructor of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps at Aiken High School. On April 29, during a change of command ceremony, he saluted his cadets for the final time.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:33am

Old Edgefield Pottery - a shrine to the work of 19th century pottery Dave the Slave and a centerpiece of Edgefield history - has reopened with a new name that reflects its rebirth.

Wed, 05/11/2016 - 1:32am