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COLUMBIA - Whether to allow Sunday alcohol sales in North Augusta is up to local government leaders and voters now. A bill to allow voters to decide in November whether to toss out the current ban cleared its last effective legislative hurdle. Rep.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 6:05pm


Tue, 06/19/2012 - 6:05pm

Weapons stolen Weapons were among items reported stolen from a home in the 1800 block of Robin Road.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 6:05pm

Columbia County commissioners approved a month-long moratorium on all non-residential rezonings while they re-evaluate permitted uses in some zonings.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:57pm

Amateur radio club to hold Field Day The North Augusta Belvedere Amateur Radio Club will hold Field Day from 2 p.m. Saturday to 2 p.m. Sunday at Public Safety Station 2, 501 Five Notch Road.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:57pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for June 6-8. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. June 6 Mary Gunnells, 23, shoplifting Cassiopia S. Rhoads, 17, shoplifting June 7 Kristianna R.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:56pm

• The Aiken County school district's 2012-13 budget will be adopted Tuesday. • Kristen Alston, of North Augusta, graduated in May from Mercer University at the Macon, Ga. campus with a bachelor of science from the School of Engineering.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:55pm


Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:54pm

The Aiken County school board will vote on the 2012-13 school budget Tuesday after months of planning and receiving public input.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:53pm

Aiken Beach Blast The Aiken Downtown Development Association will hold Beach Blast at the Newberry Street Festival Center in downtown Aiken on Thursday.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:53pm

SPORT: Baseball POSITION: Catcher AGE: 9 GRADE: Fourth SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? My friends were playing and I liked to throw the ball. I started at age 4.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:52pm

One of the most anticipated events at Nancy Carson Library each summer returned last week when the Savannah River Ecology Lab showed children some of its amphibians and reptiles.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:45pm

Small children to teens gathered under the shade of the picnic shelter at Summerfield Park on June 12 to learn more about God.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:44pm

Children showed off new moves in bright outfits to a small audience Friday at the end of Jr. Jazzercise camp. Instructor Loralee Kokovich filmed the final performance of the weeklong camp that was themed Shake It Up after the show on Disney Channel.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:36pm

Summer seems to be the time when we all hear "I'm bored" out of our kids' and grandkids' mouths. Believe it or not, there are a lot of things that you can do to keep them busy and make it a fun time for everyone. Crafts are a great idea.

Tue, 06/19/2012 - 5:32pm

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