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Columbia County law enforcement agencies are reporting that crime statistics improved in 2012, and credit much of it to collaboration among agencies and citizens.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:04am

Grudges are behind the complaints leading to the shutdown of Columbia County's "most dedicated and successful" animal rescue group.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:02am

The closure of Columbia County's largest private animal rescue group means that fewer people will carry the burden of cleaning up for others who fail to spay or neuter their pets.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:01am

The March 9 Strength for Sawyer 5K will help the family of Sawyer Mobley, a 10-year-old Martinez boy recovering from a double-lung transplant.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:01am

A lawmaker is fighting an uphill battle for a bill that would prevent Georgia Power from earning a profit for shareholders because of Plant Vogtle cost overruns.

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Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:00am

American Legion Post 192, Columbia County's only American Legion Post, will be holding a free-to-the-public open house and birthday celebration Saturday, March 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:00am

Columbia County current events calendar for March 6, 2013

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 1:00am

Greenbriers girls and boys soccer teams defeat Lakeside by 3-1 margins Tuesday night.

Wed, 03/06/2013 - 12:04am

Former Columbia County sheriff's deputy David Kitchens was arrested Tuesday for violating his oath of office.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 7:19pm

More than eight months after Little River Marina closed and the Corps of Engineers granted a lease to a new operater, the facility still awaits renovations.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 6:00pm

The trial of a former Columbia County sheriff's deputy accused of sexually assaulting a female inmate ended in a mistrial Tuesday.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 5:24pm

Michael Claude Maxwell, 47, was sentenced to prison Monday. he's accused of attacking women Columbia, Richmond and Edgefield counties on one night in 2010.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 4:46pm

I'm headed for bright lights, relentless attention and curbside service. Yes, sounds like I'm heading to Hollywood for celebrity treatment; alas, if only that was the case.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 3:27pm