Just a few months after a kaolin slurry spill rocked the ecosystem of Reedy Creek, the creek took another heavy blow when more than 100,000 gallons of kaolin whitewash was leaked from a faulty pipe. The leak was first detected around 7 a.m. March 23.
The town council of Dearing adopted the McDuffie County Pre-Disaster Hazard Mitigation Plan at their monthly meeting Tuesday. "We're required by the federal government to have something like this in place," said Dearing mayor Sean Kelley.
See 10 bautifully designed and furnished new homes in Woodside Plantation and The Village at Woodside. Tickets available in advance for $10, $15 on event dates. All ticket proceeds benefit Child Advocacy Center of Aiken County. Tickets available at Woodside Development Sales Office, Aiken Design Center and Southern Bank & Trust office in North Augusta. Call 803-643-4653 or visit www.festivalofhomes.net for info.
• Registration is under way for T-ball at the Marshall Family Y. T-ball school for 4- to 5-year-olds costs $40 for members and $60 for nonmembers. T-ball league for 6- to 7-year-olds costs members $55 and nonmembers $75. Registration closes April 22.
Evans vs. Cross Creek, 5 p.m.
Greenbrier vs. Harlem, 6 p.m.
Augusta Prep vs. Pinewood Christian Academy, 4:30 p.m.
Augusta Christian vs. Heathwood Hall, 5 p.m.
Harlem at Josey, 4 p.m.
Augusta Christian vs.