Merriwether Middle School pupils are getting an opportunity to learn about an alternative energy source first-hand.
Through a partnership with Aiken Electric Cooperative, the school is participating in the Green Power Solar Schools program.
Paul Knox Middle School held a grand opening for its new Synergistic Lab on Thursday.
The lab features modules that address various areas of STEM - science, technology, engineering and math.
"It is a way to engage the students," said Dr.
• Area 2 school board members Keith Liner and Ray Fleming will have a Community Chat at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Nancy Carson Library. An update on the construction at North Augusta High School will be provided.
NAME: Evelynn Hayden
SCHOOL: Belvedere Elementary
FAVORITE CLASS: Math
FAVORITE LUNCH: Pizza
FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Archery
HOBBIES: Singing and playing with my friends
A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom.
Construction of TrueNorth Church on Martintown Road is getting back on schedule.
"We've made a lot of progress the last six to eight weeks and that's after being hurt by all the rain," said lead pastor Steve Davis.
I believe that there’s a Heaven
And I hope to see that place
I believe in my Lord Jesus
And I’ll meet him face to face
And I believe that someday
Though I know not when or where
When I arrive in Glory
My savior will be there
I believe the Holy Scripture
I believe all that they say
Women arrested for taking tires from parts company
Two women were arrested Sept. 13 after stealing tires from Tires Plus, 404 E. Martintown Road, according to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report.
Russ Hamilton has always enjoyed cooking. Now, he can do so with the title "chef" in front of his name.
"I've always liked cooking outside on the grill," said the North Augusta resident. "It's always been a hobby for me.
Adult volunteers are needed to help with the activities of Girl Scouts troops in Aiken and Edgefield counties.
The volunteers will help organize fun, interactive and girl-led leadership activities.
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; (803) 279-6456
FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m.