Three Columbia County basketball teams made it to the state playoffs, while two former Greenbrier High School baseball players helped Georgia Southern beat Georgia in a three-game series.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:18am

Damina Foreman is a starring point guard for the Evans High School basketball team.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:17am

Mark Pendlebury's family and friends are holding a chili cook-off and familiy festival to raise funds for a pancreas and kidney transplant.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:16am

The Augusta Jewish Community Center will hold a Purim Carnival from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:16am

Police Blotter, Feb. 20, 2013

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:15am

Nearly 14,000 Columbia County residents could be flooded out of their homes in the unlikely event the J. Strom Thurmond Dam broke and released the waters of Clarks Hill Lake.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:14am

Columbia County Prep Calendar, Feb. 20, 2013

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:07am

The basketball season continued for the Evans boys and girls and Harlem's boys as they all advanced to their respective state tournaments.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:06am

Columbia County school disciplinary hearings, Feb. 5-7, 2013

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:05am

Because a large part of the news covered by any community newspaper tends to include schools, The News-Times often has the opportunity to highlight interesting efforts from students completing their senior projects.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:04am

In his State of the Union speech, President Obama proposed universal pre-kindergarten despite the lack of documented success in such programs.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:03am

It's been nearly 30 years since Monty McAvoy was murdered, and 30 years since a young newspaper intern was one of the first to hear about the death of his friend.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:03am

Georgia lawmakers are more afraid of frying pans than guns.

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:02am


Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:01am

DAR welcomes new members...

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:01am