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Jacobie Owens stood with his sister in front of North Augusta Elementary School on Monday morning as he waited to start his first day of school.

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 4:19pm

Celebrating a new school year A Back-to-School Bash Fun Day for preschoolers through fifth graders will be held from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Grace United Methodist Church, 639 Georgia Ave. Waterslide inflatables will be available.

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 4:18pm


Tue, 08/21/2012 - 4:17pm

Animal Control June reports   Calls for service: 180 Warning tickets: 2 Animals turned in: 48 Animals claimed: 6 Court cases: 2 Convictions: 2 Health cases: 1 Veterinarian cost: $547 Pickup fines: $297 Court fines:&n...

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 4:16pm

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Tue, 08/21/2012 - 4:10pm

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Sean Gittens, paralyzed in Iraq, received a new, specially-adapted home Saturday from Homes For Our Troops.

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 10:27am

Voting was reported light in Columbia County's runoff elections, with minor confusion about which precincts were open in the newly divided congressional districts.

Tue, 08/21/2012 - 9:46am

A homeless man was taken to the hospital Monday after hitting the back of an SUV in Martinez.

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 6:51pm

Columbia County District 1 "will truly miss out" if voters don't elect David Dekle to the school board.

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 3:12pm

Keith Eric Lyons, 43, of Harlem, was shot Sunday with his own shotgun that someone mounted to his kitchen counter as a booby trap.

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 12:31pm

Either Rick Allen or Lee Anderson would do well in Congress, while Carolyn Chase gets the nod for school board.

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 9:47am

The Young Artists Reperatory Theatre will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a production of the musical "Annie."

Mon, 08/20/2012 - 9:45am

A $10,000 scholarship from the National Gardening Association is enabling Evans gardener David Gianino to pursue a horticulture degree from the University of Georgia.

Sun, 08/19/2012 - 12:16am

The unusually wet start to August means our area might get a bumper-crop of caterpillars and other fall pests.

Sun, 08/19/2012 - 12:16am


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