The city of Grovetown recently earned statewide recognition for its planning efforts.
The Georgia Planning Association presented the city with the Outstanding Planning Document for a Small Community award at a Sept. 28 conference in Columbus, Ga.
Public school systems in Aiken and Edgefield counties showed some improvement in their ratings in 2012, according to the South Carolina Department of Education's state and district report cards released Tuesday.
The Marshall Family Y will hold a Thanksgiving camp for children Nov. 19, 20 and 21. Cost is $25 for members, $40 for nonmembers. Call (706) 364-3269.
Mistletoe State Park will demonstrate Indian and pioneer living to children age 8-12 from 9:30 a.m.
The best post-mortem election piece I've read is from radio talker Neal Boortz, who tells Republicans that unless they quit focusing on "mindless" social issues, they'll be permanently relegated to second-tier status.