Champion speller Rachael Cundey made it to the semifinals of the National Spelling Bee before misspelling "cheyney."
Columbia County authorities cited eight teens for underage drinking Tuesday at a house party in Evans.
Three Evans residents were arrested in connection with a May 19 armed robbery in the West Lake subdivision.
Now that state-imposed three-year moratorium on property tax reassessments has ended, local assessors are expecting some taxpayers to get sticker shock in their tax bills.
Dennis Joe Boyd, 65, of Harlem, was reported missing on May 8. Last week, searchers looked for Boyd in a North Carolina national forest after his car was found abandoned.
A Columbia County resident called authorities Wednesday morning to report a "sign shaker" holding a "Bite Me" sign on Fury's Ferry at Park Lane.
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who stole paint and marbles from Walmart.
Sunday is the deadline for performers to sign up for the annual Hattie Mae Marshall Scholarship Fund Talent Show, to be held at 5 p.m. June 30 at the Greenbrier High School Auditorium.
The Georgia DOT is condemning about an acre of land on Towne Center Drive as part of an extension project for Riverwatch Parkway.
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