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Editor: I want to take this time to thank all the residents of District 4. It is an honor to be re-elected to serve on the Columbia County School Board for another term.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 11:01pm

Candidates should fight for our votes with their records and their plans, not with ugly attacks on their opponents.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 11:01pm

With so few people taking the time to vote, it seems odd that some of them would go to the polls and then waste the opportunity to vote by cracking jokes.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 11:01pm

State votes on T-SPLOST, lobbyist limits send a signal to Georgia's leadership that the voters don't trust them.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 11:00pm

• Children who will be going to school within the Aiken County school district for the first time can be registered Monday-Thursday at their zoned school.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:27pm

What super power would you like to have?...

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:26pm

The new Federal Accountability System more accurately represents the performance of local districts and schools, according to an analysis of data released Thursday by the South Carolina Department of Education.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:26pm

GOLF Lown qualifies for U.S. Amateur Ben Lown, of North Augusta, qualified for the U.S. Amateur that begins Monday at Cherry Hills Country Club in Cherry Hills Village, Colo. Cheer camp A Fox Creek Kiddie Cheer Camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:25pm

SPORT: Karate RANK: Blue belt AGE: 15 GRADE: Ninth SCHOOL: Strom Thurmond High WHY DID YOU CHOOSE KARATE? It looked interesting when my brother was in it.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:25pm

Chip, a 7-year-old Dachshund, escaped safely after a fire badly damaged a Martinez home Tuesday afternoon.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:23pm

The following pets are available for adoption at the Aiken County Animal Shelter.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:23pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for July 5-12. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. July 5 Aaron I. Henri, 18, four counts of theft from vehicle, discharging firearm in city Terry L.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:22pm

Man is robbedat gunpoint A 24-year old North Augusta man told police that two men stole his vehicle July 29 after asking him for a cigarette.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:20pm

Small Business Person of the Year nominations taken Nominations are being accepted for the Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Person of the Year through Aug. 24.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:20pm

International Paper accepting grants The Augusta mill of the International Paper Foundation is accepting grant applications through Aug. 31. The group focuses on environmental education and literacy. Grant funds will be distributed Oct. 15.

Tue, 08/07/2012 - 4:19pm

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