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As reported 46 years ago in the pages of The Columbia News, Thursday, July 14, 1966.

Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:01am

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Wed, 07/25/2012 - 12:00am

More than half of Columbia County pupils retested for the Criterion Reference Competency Tests passed the exam, as school officials presented the results Tuesday at a school board meeting.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 7:52pm

What is your least-favorite chore?  ...

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:59pm

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

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:58pm

Fox Creek High School principal Dr. Timothy Murph will head to Brazil on Saturday to get a firsthand look at that country's educational system.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:58pm

DUI drivers had children in cars In two recent North Augusta car accidents, drivers who had small children in their cars were arrested and charged with driving under the influence after admitting to taking the prescription tranquilizer Xanax, according to North Augusta Public Safety...

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:57pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for June 14-18. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Fabian Alvarnez, 29, driving under suspension Ronald Edward Walters Jr.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:56pm

Dear Editor, I have been learning more and more about how many state, county, local and school administrators are actually being paid a salary that is tens of thousands of dollars more than the state's governor is paid.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:54pm

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

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:54pm

The 246th Army Band, based out of Fort Jackson, will perform at Music in the Park at 7 p.m. Thursday at Maude Edenfield Park, by the North Augusta Community Center. Thursday is the final performance of the annual outdoor music series.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:54pm

Girl Scout Olivia Bernard has set out on a mission to help educate people about chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:53pm

What an odd fellow, the fiddler crab, Waltzing this way and that. Going backward and forward, And darting in holes, When he feels danger lurking about.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:53pm

Building Activity May reports   Single family- attached: 0 Single family- detached: 6 Two family: 0 Three and four family: 0 Five or more family: 0 New commercial: 1 Residential alterations/additions: 44 Commercial alterations...

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:46pm

WEEKLY THROUGH AUG. 17: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; North Augusta Family Y camp for ages 5-12; children can be dropped off by 7 a.m. and picked up by 6 p.m.

Tue, 07/24/2012 - 5:46pm

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