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Transportation sales tax would hit hardest on the poor, and interfere with local home rule goverment.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 11:00pm

A program Thursday night will unveil the area's latest plans for non-motorized traffic; it's up to citizens and taxpayers whether any of it will be implemented.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 11:00pm

Evans Towne Center Park is starting to get up to speed after what could have been a slow start.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 11:00pm

Georgia's state Senate has decided to allow fees to continue to be diverted for uses other than those for which they were intended.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 11:00pm

The Columbia County Commission approved the establishment of a special revenue fund for concert promotions at Evans Towne Center Park.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 6:08pm

A man who died from gunshot wounds during a February home invasion was determined to be a justifiable homicide.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 4:06pm

• The Aiken County school district's 2012-13 budget process has begun, and suggestions and comments are welcome. Visit for more information and to submit input. There will be a public input meeting June 5.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 3:20pm

SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary GRADE: Fifth FAVORITE CLASS: Science FAVORITE SCHOOL ACTIVITY: P.E. WHEN I GET HOME FROM SCHOOL, I: play Xbox or go outside. HOBBIES: Basketball and Xbox A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my dad.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 3:10pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for March 2-15. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:58pm

Chamber is seeking participants for new business brochure The Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce is planning to create a brochure to provide new residents and visitors with an overview of the city's businesses.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:57pm

VARSITY AND JV BOYS SOCCER • Barnwell at North Augusta, 5:30 p.m. JV GIRLS SOFTBALL • White Knoll at North Augusta, 5 p.m. VARSITY SOFTBALL • Swansea at North Augusta, 6 p.m. • Fox Creek at Blackville-Hilda, 5 p.m.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:54pm

SPORT: Golf AGE: 14 GRADE: Eighth SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle WHY DID YOU CHOOSE GOLF? I've played a lot of sports and it's the one I like the most.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:50pm

Intruder steals tobacco products North Augusta Public Safety officers are searching for a man who broke into Murphy USA on March 13 and left with tobacco products.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:48pm

Shepeard Community Blood Center is seeking the community's help to ensure that an adequate blood supply is available when it's needed. The nonprofit blood center, founded in 1978, provides blood to more than 20 hospitals.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:46pm

Spring has arrived and is coming into full bloom in our lovely community. We can walk around the Greeneway, Brick Pond Park and Living History Park downtown and enjoy the many beautiful sites of the handiwork of our maker.

Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:44pm

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