With the case of the Greenbrier High School soccer players caught drinking on a team trip, some important lessons shouldn't go unlearned.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:00pm

We've listened to all sorts of people offer opinions on school security. Would it hurt to ask someone with expertise in the topic?

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:00pm

The end of the Georgia Legislative session brought with it an end to several bills.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 11:00pm

The Greenbrier Wolfpack baseball team clinched first place in Region 2A-AAAAA with their 9-1 win over Evans Tuesday, April 2.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 9:32pm

Columbia County commissioners Tuesday, April 2, 2013, approved a new excise tax on energy used by industries to offset sales tax revenues lost from a state exemption.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 5:31pm

Columbia County commissioners met Tuesday, April 2, 2013 to review the coming fiscal year's $56.4 million budget, and said expenses are expected to go up by less than 1 percent with tax revenues rising by just 2 percent.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 4:51pm

The federal bribery trial of Grovetown city Councilman Sonny MCDowell will continue Wednesday.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 4:41pm

Columbia County authorities are looking for a couple they say used credit cards stolen from an Appling man last week.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 3:15pm

A breakfast set for Saturday, April 6 in Evans will help raise money to send books to children in Columbia and Richmond counties.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 3:06pm

SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary GRADE: Fourth FAVORITE CLASS: Math FAVORITE LUNCH: Sandwich FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Dodgeball HOBBIES: Help take care of my brother A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my mom.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:15pm

Sports Notes...

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:14pm

General news • Applications for the Thurmond Statesmen Institute are being accepted. The institute is an honors magnet program at Strom Thurmond High School. Those who complete the honors and college credit curriculum with a 3.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:13pm

SPORT: Tennis AGE: 18 GRADE: 12th SCHOOL: North Augusta High WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TENNIS? I chose to play tennis because of my dad. . My dad taught me how to play.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:12pm

Woman calls police after feeling threatened by driver A 33-year-old Clarks Hill, S.C., woman told North Augusta Public Safety that she felt threatened by another driver's actions.

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 1:12pm

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 - 1:12pm