Tue, 06/25/2013 - 10:06pm

Name someone famous you would like to meet and explain why....

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 9:44pm

Lightning was the apparent cause of a fire in the West Lake community in Martinez.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 6:34pm

Dr. Sandra Carraway sworn in as the Columbia County school Superintendent.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 5:51pm

Every American either has been directly affected or knows someone who has had trouble securing a job as a result of our struggling economy. The good news is that U.S.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:13pm


Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:12pm

Biologist, writer and ecologist Rachel Carson once wrote: "Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:11pm

The Family Y North Augusta camp was visited by Mike Adams and Melissa Burbury of Advance Services Pest Control on June 18. Campers learned about different kinds of bugs and got to see them up close. The Sgt.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:11pm

Local pharmacist is named association's president Steve McElmurray, RPh, of Parks Pharmacy, was installed as the 2013-14 president and board chairman of the South Carolina Pharmacy Associa­tion on June 7.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:10pm

• Registration will be held Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. A parent or legal guardian must register the pupil, pay a $45 fee and provide current information on the registration card. • Open house will be held Aug. 16 from 2 to 4 p.m.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:10pm

Elisabeth Harkins hopes that her efforts to raise awareness about scoliosis will lead parents to get their children screened for it early to prevent the need for surgery. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine and can be S-shaped or C-shaped.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:09pm

Construction on phase one of North Augusta High School's master plan is expected to begin in October or November. The Aiken County school board gave final approval for the project earlier this month. The project is budgeted for about $11 million.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:04pm

Urgent need for blood donors Shepeard Community Blood Center, which serves 21 hospitals, is in urgent need of blood donors. All blood types are in demand, according to a news release.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 4:00pm

Most people think a cell phone will serve them in an emergency. But a cell phone only works if the cell phone tower works. If it doesn't, that's where amateur radio operators come in.

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 3:59pm