• The Aiken County school district's 2012-13 budget process has begun, and suggestions and comments are welcome. Visit acps.schoolfusion.us for more information and to submit input. There will be a public input meeting Tuesday.
Funds sought for adaptive playground
During its meeting May 21, North Augusta City Council unanimously passed a resolution to authorize the Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services department to submit a grant application to help fund a new adaptive playground at Riverview Park.
In case you haven't noticed, 2012 has been a BIG pollen year so far. The patients I see and the pollen counts I observe tell me the same thing - the pollen arrived earlier and is persisting longer than in most years.
SCHOOL: Merriwether Elementary GRADE: Fifth FAVORITE CLASS: Math FAVORITE SCHOOL ACTIVITY: Art WHEN I GET HOME FROM SCHOOL, I: do my homework. HOBBIES: Jump rope A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a veterinarian.
A mammogram saved Kim Holton's life. Now, her daughter, Kodee, plans to become a mammographer to do the same for others. "At first, I wanted to be a nurse, but then God showed me that it is what I'm meant to do," Kodee said.
SPORT: Baseball POSITION: Pitcher, catcher and shortstop AGE: 17 GRADE: 11th SCHOOL: Victory Christian WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? I've always loved it growing up. My family, they are all about baseball.