A little more than a year after Travis Smith's death, his family is still feeling his loss. "It's been rough because first you have to deal with the loss," said his sister Tyesha Simmons. "That's a blow in itself.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 4:27pm

A motorists who committed suicide while in his vehicle on Riverwatch Parkway Tuesday was an veteran of the war in Iraq.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 3:48pm

A Columbia County jury returned a not guilty verdict Wednesday for a former 4-H employee accused of a sexually molesting a teen girl.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 2:36pm

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women. Though breast cancer ranks high in cancer deaths, it is very treatable if it is detected early.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:06am

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Sept. 16-26. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. SEPT.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:04am

Casey Szocinski purchased his first camera when he was stationed in Vietnam and started shooting with ektrachrome film. It was about 20 years ago when his interest in the medium escalated.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:02am

North Augusta quarterback Trib Reece pump faked, looked downfield and saw Dre Dunbar standing a lone down the sideline.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:02am

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO PLAY FOOTBALL? It's a family thing. I thought I would keep the tradition going and play football, too. WHAT IS THE MOST DIFFICULT THING TO DO IN FOOTBALL? Rolling out to my left side STANDOUT MOMENT: In (the Sept.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 10:01am

Local scores VARISITY FOOTBALL Friday • Fox Creek High 42, Ridge Spring-Monetta 41 • North Augusta High 27, Strom Thurmond 20 VOLLEYBALL Sept. 23 • North Augusta Middle 3, Leavelle McCampbell 1.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:59am

The Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle came to the department through its membership to the Law Enforcement Support Office, also known as the 1033 Program, which is connected to the United States Defense Logistics Agency.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:57am

Since its founding in 2012, Hungry No More has tried to fulfill its mission of ending childhood and senior hunger in Aiken County and surrounding areas.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:57am

The city of North Augusta is looking to increase the number of public safety officers on each shift by adding two officers each year for the next four years, starting in 2014.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:55am

COLUMBIA - There are "potential contamination'' risks in the Savannah River, the source of North Augusta's drinking water, according to state environmental records. Officials at the S.C.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:54am

FOOTBALL Today • North Augusta Middle vs. Kennedy, 6 p.m. • Paul Knox Middle vs. LBC at Midland Valley, 6 p.m. Thursday • Fox Creek High (junior varsity) vs. Northside Christian, 5:30 p.m. • Merriwether Middle at Westview, 5:30 p.m.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:51am

Man arrested in attempted robbery A 20-year-old Augusta man was arrested Sept. 23 in connection to an attempted robbery of a Papa John's Pizza employee.

Wed, 10/02/2013 - 9:51am