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As reported 51 years ago in the pages of The Columbia News, Thursday, Dec. 1, 1960:

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:09am

Three people were robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon during a home invasion in Evans.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:09am

Send us a family photo, and we'll publish it in The News-Times. Bring or mail a photo to our office at 4272 Washington Road, Suite 3B, Evans, GA 30809, or e-mail photos to cnt@newstimesonline. com. Be sure to write a few words to tell readers about your trip.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:08am

Residents of the neighborhood surrounding a new rental housing development in Martinez are voicing opposition to the subsidized project.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:04am

Finding the perfect Christmas gift for everyone on the list isn't always easy, but savvy shoppers can find an assortment of gifts with a Columbia County connection.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:03am

Current events calendar for Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:02am

Gardeners say some of their favorite gifts are homemade items or plants shared from friends.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:01am

Hollies are interesting additions to the landscape, and provide useful decorations for Christmas.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:01am

Editor: Thank you to Barry Paschal for his insightful column about Adam Mansbach's book at the local library ("Courtesy, not censorship," Nov. 30).

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:01am

The Magnolia Trace project in Martinez represents an about-face for commissioners who otherwise admirably fended off more rental projects.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:00am

We don't mind low-income housing, as long as it's somewhere else.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:00am

Parents must be vigilant to prevent children from being overwhelmed by technology.

Sun, 12/04/2011 - 1:00am

House Bill 676, pre-filed Thursday by state Rep. Ben Harbin, would end the seven-year statute of limitations on those committing sex crimes against children.

Fri, 12/02/2011 - 3:39pm

Winners of the 2011 Community Pride Design Awards were announded at Thursday's Planning Commission meeting.

Fri, 12/02/2011 - 1:41pm

Hayride Through the Life of Christ

Saturday, December 10, 2011 - 7:00pm
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