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It would really be a shame if Columbia County voters join the statewide majority supporting the passage of the charter schools amendment, even if it damages our own schools.

Wed, 09/12/2012 - 12:06am

The return to office of less-than-desirable or disgraced characters shows Georgia voters are tolerant and forgiving.

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Current events calendar

Wed, 09/12/2012 - 12:05am
Tue, 09/11/2012 - 7:44pm

While weather and a compressed timeline might have kept crowds away from the Par Tee at the Park event held at Evans Towne Center Park during Masters Week, that hasn't kept the promoter from asking for more.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 12:28pm

Teens in Columbia County and around the state are invited to apply for several leadership opportunities.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 12:18pm

Columbia County honored heroes and victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks at a ceremony Tuesday at Evans Towne Center Park.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 10:26am

Dear Editor, Mount Vintage Plantation is a vibrant community, only 20 minutes from downtown Augusta. In the recent past it suffered from the bickering and legal battles of its two developers who dragged down the beautiful community with it.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 1:51am

JV FOOTBALL • North Augusta at Thomson, 6:30 p.m. SWIMMING • North Augusta vs. Aiken, South Aiken and Lexington at Fermata, 6 p.m. JV VOLLEYBALL • North Augusta at Grovetown, 5 p.m. VARSITY VOLLEYBALL • North Augusta at Grovetown, 6:30 p.m.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 1:34am

SCHOOL: Merriwether Middle GRADE: Eighth FAVORITE CLASS: English FAVORITE LUNCH: Grapes FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Going outside and throwing Frisbees HOBBIES: Tennis A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my cousin Sara. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a doctor.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 1:09am

Unfortunately, the prevalence of peanut allergy is on the rise in America. This delicious and common food can cause allergic reactions that may be mild or can even be life-threatening.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 12:18am

Dr. Mendi Tucker is focused on "creating leaders for tomorrow".

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 12:15am

It's been about nine months since North Augusta Public Safety began using the Smart911 system and people can still sign up. "We have had a steady flow of people who come in and want to be a part of the program," said Lt. Tim Thornton.

Tue, 09/11/2012 - 12:12am

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