• The Aiken County school district's 2012-13 budget process has begun, and suggestions and comments are welcome. Visit acps.schoolfusion.us for more information and to submit input. There will be a public input meeting Tuesday.
Funds sought for adaptive playground
During its meeting May 21, North Augusta City Council unanimously passed a resolution to authorize the Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services department to submit a grant application to help fund a new adaptive playground at Riverview Park.
In case you haven't noticed, 2012 has been a BIG pollen year so far. The patients I see and the pollen counts I observe tell me the same thing - the pollen arrived earlier and is persisting longer than in most years.
SCHOOL: Merriwether Elementary GRADE: Fifth FAVORITE CLASS: Math FAVORITE SCHOOL ACTIVITY: Art WHEN I GET HOME FROM SCHOOL, I: do my homework. HOBBIES: Jump rope A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a veterinarian.
A mammogram saved Kim Holton's life. Now, her daughter, Kodee, plans to become a mammographer to do the same for others. "At first, I wanted to be a nurse, but then God showed me that it is what I'm meant to do," Kodee said.
SPORT: Baseball POSITION: Pitcher, catcher and shortstop AGE: 17 GRADE: 11th SCHOOL: Victory Christian WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? I've always loved it growing up. My family, they are all about baseball.
May is the busiest gardening month until September. There is lots of planting to do, along with other gardening chores, so let's get started. If you didn't plant your summer flowering bulbs in April, you can plant them now along with your annuals.