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Twitter @JennaNMartin Columbia County authorities arrested a Grovetown man Monday accused of groping three women at two local Walmarts this weekend.

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 11:36am

Watching as her boyfriend Matt Screws meandered through Evans last Friday night, Emily Gulledge was worried about whether they would make their movie on time. Screws, as it turned out, wasn't worried at all.

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 10:17am

Columbia County authorities are looking for a man they say broke into a Martinez convenience store early Saturday and stole cigarettes.

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 9:27am

A 13-year-old boy was charged Tuesday with sexual battery for inappropriately touching four female classmates last week.

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 8:48am

A Superior Court judge recently dropped the charge against Christian Reed Adams Annis, 18, who was accused of conspiring to kill a Greenbrier High School classmate last year.

Tue, 09/18/2012 - 8:45am

BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL • Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary. BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST • The men's prayer breakfast is at 7 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month at Sunrise Grill.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:13pm

When Liz Victor said she was going to open a restaurant, friends kept telling her it was about time. "Everybody's response was, 'It's about time we have a cafe in North Augusta,'" she said.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:13pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Aug. 24-Sept. 8. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Aug. 24 Steven W. Mims, 48, criminal domestic violence Aug. 25 Eugene E. Wilburn Jr., 44, shoplifting Aug.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:11pm

Man served with eviction notice before standoff A North Augusta man arrested Sept. 8 after an eight-hour standoff with police had been served an eviction notice the day before.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:10pm

• Box Tops, Campbell's soup labels, My Coke Rewards, Tyson chicken labels, used ink cartridges and recyclable cellphones are being collected. • MAP testing continues through Sept. 25.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:08pm

Just Give Me Jesus revival is coming Anne Graham Lotz, daughter of evangelist Billy Graham, will have a Just Give Me Jesus revival event Friday and Saturday at the James Brown Arena, 601 Seventh St., Augusta.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:04pm

Area districts are preparing to fully implement the Common Core State Standards by the 2014-15 school year.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:03pm


Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:01pm

When Kevin Butler went to college, his intention was to become an engineer. During his sophomore year at the University of South Carolina Aiken, he realized that his passion was in a different career path. "I wanted to help young people.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 7:00pm

North Augusta Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services is partnering with Master Buick GMC to bring the GMC Youth Football program to North Augusta for a third year.

Mon, 09/17/2012 - 6:57pm


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