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Art institute gets new director Heather N. Williams has been appointed executive director of the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art. Williams will begin in her role April 15.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:12pm

News Notes...

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:11pm

Members of Grace United Methodist Church are working to stop hunger. On May 4, the church's Wesley Center will make room for an assembly line to package meals through the Stop Hunger Now charity, which send the meals overseas to a nation in need.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:11pm

Just recently, I read two articles about government related spending that I feel compelled to comment on. One article talked about how the current high unemployment is affecting the number of teachers that are being hired by schools.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:10pm

Mary Harrison didn't learnto paint until she moved to Augusta about 25 years ago. But, she has made up for lost time because she has painted over 350 paintings since then.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:09pm

In 2003, an opportunity presented itself to Lynn Ealey for her to achieve a better work-life balance. That opportunity was to become an entrepreneur. Ealey founded was what then called Paws-N-Claws as a business to business company.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:08pm

Not all vehicle break-ins can be stopped, but there are things one can do to minimize chances of being victimized or what a thief can get away with, North Augusta Public Safety Lt. Tim Thorton said. "Lock your vehicle and tint your windows.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:07pm

North Augusta High School's Future Business Leaders of America club is honoring the nation's military with appreciation and grateful enactments. The initiative, known as H.O.M.A.G.E., is a community service project.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:05pm

Department of Public Safety: February reports   Fines and forefeitures: $109,512 Municpal court cases: 859 Jury trials requested: 25 Larceny of motor vehicles: 1 Traffic warnings: ...

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:03pm

MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; women in the guild teach quilting; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:02pm


Tue, 04/02/2013 - 2:02pm

For April 3-9: 3 - Joyce Blank 3 - John Sherman III 6 - Dominique Lyons 6 - Antoine J.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:57pm

BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL • Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary. BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST • Summer Salt will be held June 10-14. A $50 deposit must be turned in by April 14 to reserve your spot.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:56pm

Brett and Mary Beth Cooper aren't alarmed by the sounds of plastic cups hitting against as they go up in pyramids and come down into stacks or the occasional cup tumbling to the floor. They're the sounds of champions.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:55pm

Victory Christian School's gym was transformed into a fun learning center Thursday for its Dino Fair. On one side of the gym, pupil made dinosaur footprints and on the other they used hammers to crack open baked rocks to find toy dinosaurs inside.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:54pm