Columbia County Police Blotter, May 19, 2013

Sat, 05/18/2013 - 11:01pm

Augusta Prep Upper School Principal Janet Hicks, former Fort Gordon commander, will retire at the end of the school year.

Sat, 05/18/2013 - 11:01pm

A ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday celebrated the Steiner Branch Family Y, a new Family Y location that opened May 11 in Grovetown.

Sat, 05/18/2013 - 11:00pm

Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre presents 'The Fox on the Fairway' during May.

Sat, 05/18/2013 - 11:00pm

Several people were recently indicted by a Columbia County Grand Jury.

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 4:43pm

Richmond County sheriff's Deputy Alton Creech died Friday afternoon from injuries he sustained in a Thursday motorcycle crash.

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 4:14pm

A Martinez man charged with assaulting a sheriff's deputy and groping female Walmart shoppers was sentenced to prison friday.

Fri, 05/17/2013 - 3:38pm

A motorcyclist was critically injured in a crash on Interstate 20 near Belair Road Thursday afternoon.

Thu, 05/16/2013 - 4:40pm

Preparations for a roundabout at Pumpkin Center will close two Columbia County rest areas next week.

Thu, 05/16/2013 - 3:34pm

Columbia County School Board members postponed for two weeks a decision of whether to increase taxes.

Wed, 05/15/2013 - 12:46pm

Weeks after the community responded to help replenish cans stolen from an aluminum recycling effort, Augusta Prep students won an award for collecting the most cans per student in Georgia.

Wed, 05/15/2013 - 12:01pm

Construction has begun on the new Walmart Neighborhood Market in Evans, in the former Food Lion store in the Village at Furys Ferry.

Wed, 05/15/2013 - 10:12am

Georgia Board of Regents Chancellor Hank Huckaby spoke Wednesday, May 15, 2013 to the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Post-Legislative Breakfast and defended GRU President Ricardo Azziz as a "change agent."

Wed, 05/15/2013 - 9:43am

The annual Teacher Appreciation Banquet was held May 6.

Wed, 05/15/2013 - 8:58am