My middle son gave up riding a bike during his elementary-school years because of the discomfort of pedaling with nothing between his jeans and his personals. During this brief but unfortunate childhood phase, he swore off boxers and briefs.
Representatives from county's governing bodies, municipalities, school system and Fort Gordon gave an update on the past year's accomplishments and a forecast of future growth to a packed room at Grovetown's Liberty Park gym Thursday evening at the annual State of the Community Address, sponsored by the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce.
Concert Simple Faith, of Northern Ireland, will perform at 6 p.m. today at Trinity Baptist Church, 4594 Columbia Road, Martinez. Contact Martha Bartles, (706) 829-5628 or the church office, (706) 863-1222.
Most gardeners get the urge to plant ornamental trees and shrubs during the warm weather of spring and summer. However, the cooler temperatures of fall are the preferred planting conditions for woody plants.
Fall arrived last week and with it comes the opportunity to participate in local gardening activities. The Augusta Council of Garden Clubs is hosting its annual Peek-a-Boo Fall Tour of Gardens on Friday and Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.