SPORT: Swimming AGE: 11 GRADE: Sixth SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle WHY DID YOU CHOOSE SWIMMING? A friend of mine's mom told me about it and we were already a member of the (Hammond Hill) pool. I started five years ago.
Members of the Leadership North Augusta Class of 2012 were recognized June 6 at a graduation ceremony. The ceremony at the North Augusta Public Safety police hut on East Buena Vista Avenue culminated the annual program, which began in October.
Madison Casdorph, 14, wants to be a veterinarian, and she's already working toward her goal. During a summer visit with her grandparents in Ohio when she was 8, her grandfather took her to a county fair where she saw a goat being born.
Jerry Walker found his love for painting when he retired from Kimberly-Clark in 2005. He credits a co-worker who was also approaching retirement and wanted to take up painting for inspiring him to pursue acrylic painting.
Genealogy 101 classes Genealogy classes are being held once a month at the Tompkins Library, 104 Courthouse Square, Edgefield. Classes are being presented by the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society and the next one is Saturday.