• Corey Green, of North Augusta, has received a $2,500 McDonald's National Employee Scholarship Award. Green is a North Augusta High graduate and is employed at the McDonald's located at 1831 Georgia Ave.
Aaron and Brooke Hensley of North Augusta welcomed Laken Sky Hensley into the world Aug. 5 at 4:08 p.m. in North Augusta.
At birth, Laken weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces and was 20 ½ inches long.
Students at Southern Wesleyan University-North Augusta campus will have an event today to raise awareness about extreme poverty and how a nonprofit organization, Bead for Life, is addressing the issue.
MONDAYS: Noon to 3 p.m. through Aug. 26, North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.; Monday Painters Workshop; Thomas Needham, art coach; hands-on instruction for acrylics, oil and watercolor; walk ins welcome; $27 per class; taneedham@aol.