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

Carolyn Myers made her dream come true when she opened Brick Pond Market in the Hammond's Ferry neighborhood in January. "I've always wanted to have my own restaurant for as long as I remember," she said.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 3:21pm

North Augusta's mayor and a local dentist will be held captive Friday­ - but for a good cause. Mayor Lark Jones and Dr.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:20pm

BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL • Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary. BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST • The joint prayer walk with Belvedere United Methodist and Bel-Ridge churches is Saturday.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:19pm

The sun rose one day for the very first time, And a first breeze blew across land. The first tree spread its first branches wide, Roots deep in earth's soil and sand. The first whale gamboled and leaped and rolled, As happy as a whale could be.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:19pm

College seeking votes Paine College is a finalist in Home Depot's 2013 Retool Your School campus improvement program. Finalists are competing for $225,000 in grants for on-campus improvement projects. Visit www.retooolyourschool.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:18pm

The North Augusta Greeneway from Riverview Park Activities Center to Cypress Drive is closed until further notice. Crews are repairing the trail, according to the city's Parks, Recreation & Leisure Services department.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:18pm

SPORT: Baseball POSITION: Third base AGE: 14 GRADE: Eighth SCHOOL: North Augusta Middle WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? My family. (I) grew up with baseball.

Tue, 03/05/2013 - 1:18pm