For Sept. 18-24:
19 - Steve Covar
23 - Julia Ellisson Smith
24 - Jamal Holloway
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• Avery Tyrell of North Augusta is one of three Augusta Preparatory Day School students to be named a semifinalist in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship program.
• Bruster's Spirit Day is 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday.
• Paul Knox Middle vs. Silver Bluff, 6 p.m.
• North Augusta High (B team) at Thomson, 5 p.m.
• North Augusta High (junior varsity) vs. Sumter, 7:30 p.m.
• Fox Creek High vs. Augusta Christian, 7:30 p.m.
David Towles, the owner of Edge Salon & Spa and Edge Formals, was named 2013 Small-Business Person of the Year on Thursday during the Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce Business & Community Expo.
Wal-Mart employee charged in theftof electronics
A Wal-Mart employee was accused of stealing more than $7,800 worth of electronics from the store between Aug. 29 and Sept. 5.
According to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report made Sept.