Twitter: @ScottRouch The excitement was palpable before the start of Augusta Christian's football practice Wednesday.

Sun, 08/11/2013 - 12:02am

This time of year I am asked several times each day how a think [insert team here] will do this season. That is when I know football season is approaching. It is not that people simply want my opinion. They just want to talk football.

Sun, 08/11/2013 - 12:01am

Twitter @ScottRouch Petersburg Racquet Club will be well-represented at the United States Tennis Asociation Southern Jr. Team Tennis Sectional Championship. The club took eight teams to the state competition in Macon, Ga.

Sun, 08/11/2013 - 12:01am

And here we go. Thursday's volleyball contest between Lakeside High School and Greenbrier kicked off the fall sports season and the beginning of nine months of basically non-stop action.

Sun, 08/11/2013 - 12:01am

The Martinez Evans Little League senior league team won the Southeast Region title and advanced to the Senior League World Series in Bangor, Maine.

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The Greenbrier High School Lady Wolfpack beat Lakeside 3-1 in both schools season-opening volleyball match Thursday night.

Thu, 08/08/2013 - 8:41pm

An Evans tries to flee deputies by swimming across an Evans lake.

Thu, 08/08/2013 - 4:35pm

• Public schools in Aiken and Edgefield counties begin Aug. 19. • Strom Thurmond High School will have junior registration today from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sophomore registration is Thursday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. • Open house will be held Aug.

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:46am

Question: Who is your role model and why? Campbell Smith, 9: "The teacher I admire is Mr. Cody because he's fun and he does everything right." Alyssa Borders, 8: "My teacher, Ms. Paul, because she's nice.

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:45am

America, where are your heroes Are there none out there to lead? Are there none who have the vision? To see our country’s needs No Washington or Jefferson And no Patrick Henry in sight To cry out for our liberty Or to stand and lead the fight Are there none strong enough to follow? To say God, Y...

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:44am

Miracle Treat Day Several Dairy Queen restaurants will observe Miracle Treat Day on Thursday.

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:43am

Teen participates in invitational Tori Whatley, a rising senior at Strom Thurmond High School and a Merriwether resident, recently competed in the Susan Polgar Girl's Invitational held in St. Louis, Mo.

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:42am

SAVANNAH RIVER SITE CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD MEETING: Nov. 18-19, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway, Augusta; issues-based committees meet in combined session 1 p.m. Monday; full board meetings begin 8:30 a.m.

Wed, 08/07/2013 - 11:42am