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SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary GRADE: Kindergarten FAVORITE CLASS: Spelling FAVORITE LUNCH: Spaghetti, applesauce and chocolate milk FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Exercise HOBBIES: Going outside A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my best friend.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 2:01pm

General news • The Aiken County Public Schools school board was recognized Dec. 1 by the South Carolina School Boards Association for its legislative advocacy efforts during the 2012 legislative session.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 2:00pm

BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL • Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary. BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST • The men's prayer breakfast is at 7 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Sunrise Grill.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:59pm

Long, long ago a gift from Heaven Arrived on earth that men might know That God had smiled, looked down upon us For he had a plan to save our souls A birth took place in a lowly stable And the mother’s heart was full of pride But she could not see the years before him And she knew not how h...

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:59pm

North Augusta officials today will disclose the details of "Project Jackson," a proposed major, multiuse riverfront project widely rumored to include a new stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:58pm

THROUGH DEC. 28: Art exhibit featuring works by Judy Avrett, Lillie Morris, and Lucy Weigle; Sacred Heart Cultural Center, 1301 Greene St., Augusta; (706) 826-4700 THROUGH DEC.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:57pm

CMONA deals Community Ministry of North Augusta Thrift Store, 646 E. Buena Vista Ave., is currently having sales on Christmas items and clothing. Through Saturday, all clothing is 50 percent off. Through Dec. 29, all Christmas items are 50 percent off.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:57pm

An eighth-grade Merri­wether Middle School pupil placed in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition held recently during the Atlanta Falcons's game against the Carolina Panthers. Keeley Marchant placed second in the girls' ages 12-13 category.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:56pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Nov. 23-29. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Nov.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:54pm

Well, here we are at the end of another year. Christmas and the holiday season are nearly over. I didn't decorate as much as usual because of my knee surgery, but I did enjoy what I was able to do.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:54pm

Dear editor, The 25th annual Christ-mas Tour of Homes had outstanding weather, which helped make our tour a great success. Friday night (Dec. 7) was cold and helped put us all in the Christmas spirit.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:53pm

Hospital limits visits to patients Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center and Children's Medical Center is temporarily limiting visits to help prevent the spread of the influenza virus and other respiratory illnesses.

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:53pm

Arrests: October reports Male: 522 Female: 374 White: 519 Hispanic: 28 Black: 349 Over 17: 877 Under 17: 19...

Tue, 12/18/2012 - 1:52pm

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; more than 100 women in the guild teach those who want to learn how to quilt; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

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