The following accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident reports: A man said he was at an Evans gas station late Saturday when another man shot at him.

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 1:00am

The CSRA Used Cooking Oil Recycling Event will be Friday and Saturday in Martinez and Augusta.

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 1:00am

Twitter @ScottRouch With an eye to the future, Augusta Prep boys basketball coach Mike Guthrie is turning to a pair of juniors to lead the way.

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 1:00am

The Evans High School Lady Knights basketball team beat North Augusta 59-39 and the Knights followed that with a 52-43 win in the nightcap Tuesday night.

Wed, 12/04/2013 - 12:18am

Organizers of the annual North Augusta Lions Club Christmas Parade expect a crowd to gather along Georgia Avenue on Sunday. "People line up all the way from Martintown (Road) to Buena Vista (Avenue).

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:09pm

The Christmas Store is aiming to bring smiles to about 600 area children on Christmas morning with the community's help.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:08pm

The Living History Park's Christmas in the Backcountry event Saturday drew more than 700 visitors, including about 150 children, to visit Father Christmas.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:07pm

December has arrived, and with it comes the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Many scramble to find just the perfect gift or to cook the perfect meal. Parties are planned and attended; drinks are had and toasts are made.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:06pm

More than 300 people gathered at Sweet-water Baptist Church on Nov. 26 for the second annual Community Thanksgiving Service to give thanks, testimonies and praise.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:06pm

A native of St. Simons Island, Ga., Conni Purciarele remembers drawing whenever possible as a child. "The teachers would get frustrated with me because I would sketch during class," she said.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:05pm

North Augusta Middle School's sixth graders had a chance to take a field trip Nov. 26 without ever leaving their school building. The on-site field trip featured speakers with interactive activities on topics such as wildlife, archery and polymers.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:05pm

THURSDAY • North Augusta Middle at Merriwether, 5:30 p.m. • Paul Knox Middle at Schofield, 5:30 p.m. FRIDAY • Victory Christian (varsity boys) at North Walterboro Christian School, 5 p.m. SATURDAY • North Augusta High (junior varsity girls) vs.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:04pm

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASKETBALL? I was brought up playing it.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:03pm


Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:03pm

I would like to say that I wish I was as good a man as Lou Brissie.

Tue, 12/03/2013 - 3:02pm