EVENT: 100-yard backstroke and 50-yard freestyle
SCHOOL: North Augusta High
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE SWIMMING? I tried other sports an...
MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL
• Paul Knox at North Augusta, 6 p.m.
• South Aiken at North Augusta, 7 p.m.
B TEAM FOOTBALL
• Strom Thurmond at North Augusta, 5:30 p.m.
National Honor Society students at North Augusta High School led elected officials on a tour of the school Oct. 8 so they could see the needs of the school.
The Living History Park will have its annual Colonial Times: A Day to Remember on Saturday and Sunday.
SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary
FAVORITE CLASS: Math
FAVORITE LUNCH: Chicken
FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Basketball
HOBBIES: Playing outside with my sisters
A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: Selena Gomez.
National Chess Day was celebrated Saturday and local chess enthusiast David Whatley set out to share the game with others at Creighton Park.
• Westminster Schools of Augusta will have a fall festival Oct. 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Westminster campus, 3067 Wheeler Road, Augusta.
A lawsuit filed against an Evans woman who refused to repaint her granddaughter's pink playhouse was dismissed.
The first person stood outside the Columbia County Board of Elections office nearly an hour before opening Monday, and before 8 a.m. a long line had formed for the start of early voting.
The Greenbrier and Harlem softball teams advanced to their respective state tournament's second round with wins Wednesday
Columbia County high school softball aficionados not affiliated with Greenbrier or Harlem will have a tough decision to make Wednesday.
Augusta Christian's Sarah Harrison placed third at the recent South Carolina Independent School Association Girls' Golf State Championship.
Greenbrier and Harlem broke out the brooms Wednesday to sweep the first round of the state softball playoffs.
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