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Recent moves, and a loss, mark historical changes for Columbia County.

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 1:03am

Despite running with a hurt foot, Evans High School sophomore Justin Weegar set a blistering pace to win the Jingle Jam 10K - and in the process moved nearly everyone to tears.

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 1:03am

U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss might look the part of the stereotypical Southern senator, but he's attracting challegers for a possible run for re-election in 2014.

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Wed, 12/05/2012 - 1:01am

Calendar of events for Columbia County area.

Wed, 12/05/2012 - 1:00am

Twitter @StevenUhles To tax or not to tax, that is the question.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 9:38pm
Tue, 12/04/2012 - 9:35pm

Columbia County officials broke ground Tuesday, Dec. 4, on an adaptive playground behind the Evans library.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 6:18pm

The sentencing hearing for Johndrick Lors Levert Barnes, scheduled for Wednesday, has been postponed.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:45pm

John Younginer was embarrassed to be chosen Grand Marshall for this year's North Augusta Lions Club Christmas Parade. "I am greatly honored," he said.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:21pm

As she held flowers, Barbara Smith was approached near the end of an anti-violence rally Saturday by people wanting to express condolences and support. Smith's son, Travis Smith, was fatally shot Sept.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:15pm

Guests on this year's North Augusta Christmas Tour of Homes will step back in time, courtesy of a new stop this year: Hammond Hill Elementary School.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:12pm

General news • The acGATEWAY program is now accepting applications. The program, which provides instruction in visual arts, music, creative writing, drama and dance, is available to Aiken County students in grades 3-12.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:09pm

SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary GRADE: Pre-kindergarten FAVORITE CLASS: Smartboard FAVORITE LUNCH: Chicken FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Throw the ball HOBBIES: Play with my brother A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: Ms. Griffis.

Tue, 12/04/2012 - 5:08pm

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