Many people liken their pets to children. Not only do they need love and affection, they also can cause their share of trouble. Gardening with pets is akin to dealing with youngsters, and doing so requires setting boundaries and limitations.

Sat, 07/13/2013 - 11:01pm

• Former Chicago White Sox player and Curtis Baptist baseball coach Chico Valdez will have tryouts for a 9-year-old travel baseball team. Players can't have turned 10 before May 1. Contact Van Dixon at (706) 830-2806 for information and dates of tryouts.

Sat, 07/13/2013 - 11:00pm

Harlem High School's pre-tryout volleyball camp attracted twice as many participants as it did a year previously.

Sat, 07/13/2013 - 11:00pm

High school students received their diplomas Friday night at the Columbia County Summer School Commencement Exercise.

Fri, 07/12/2013 - 6:22pm
Fri, 07/12/2013 - 6:01pm
Fri, 07/12/2013 - 5:25pm

A two-car crash left one car upside down and one woman taken to the hospital for observation Thursday afternoon.

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 4:08pm
Thu, 07/11/2013 - 11:36am

College basketball coaches have arrived in the Augusta/North Augusta area, ready to watch high school basketball players at the Nike Peach Jam.

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 11:25am

Augusta Christian's Calvin Taylor is playing for the Southern Stampede at the Nike Peach Jam.

Thu, 07/11/2013 - 11:24am

Each July, hundreds gather at Riverview Park Activities Center to see some of the most talented teen basketball players in the country play in the EYBL Finals at the Nike Peach Jam.

Wed, 07/10/2013 - 7:32am


Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:20pm


Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:19pm


Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:19pm

The University of North Georgia has announced academic achievements for Columbia County students. The school conferred undergraduate and graduate degrees on 1,278 graduates in commencement ceremonies.

Tue, 07/09/2013 - 11:18pm