Columbia County current events calendar, Feb. 20, 2013

Wed, 02/20/2013 - 12:00am

The Evans girls basketball team advanced to the second round of the GHSA Class AAAAA Girls State Basketball Tournament with a 62-57 win over Bradwell Institute.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 9:38pm

Get ready to kick off spring with the new Spring Fest 2013, which is replacing the Yellow Jessamine Festival. We will enjoy various exhibits and events that will take place in different venues throughout our lovely city.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:36pm

BEHIND THE VEIL MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL • Prayer group meets at 11 a.m. Fridays in the sanctuary. BELVEDERE FIRST BAPTIST • VBS Start-Up will be 7 p.m. Sunday in the fellowship hall.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:33pm

Many stories were shared Saturday night as honorees were recognized during the North Augusta Sports Commission's eighth annual Sports Hall of Fame banquet.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:08pm

COLUMBIA - Lawmakers in South Carolina and Georgia may be ready to cooperate over the Savannah River for a change. A half-dozen members of the Georgia House and Senate met Feb.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:07pm

Quidditch tournament coming in March The 2013 International Quidditch Association Southern Regional Championship is coming to Riverview Park on March 2-3.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:06pm

SPORT: Cheerleading AGE: 10 GRADE: Fifth SCHOOL: Victory Christian WHY DID YOU CHOOSE CHEERLEADING? When I first came here, I saw them and thought it was cool.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:05pm

These are the bookings for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for Jan. 26-Feb. 7. Suspects are innocent until proven guilty. Jan.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:05pm

Man steals laptop at display An unknown man stole a laptop from a display at Walmart on Feb. 4. According to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report, the man used a cutting tool to cut through a cable holding the display models to the counter.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:05pm

SCHOOL: Hammond Hill Elementary GRADE: Kindergarten FAVORITE CLASS: Music FAVORITE LUNCH: Sandwich FAVORITE P.E. ACTIVITY: Gymnastics HOBBIES: Read to my mom A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my best friend. WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a teacher.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:04pm

General news • Richard Todd Rozier Jr. of North Augusta was named to the fall 2012 dean's list at Wofford College.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:01pm

NAHS grad completes training Marine Corps Pfc. William N. Mullis graduated from recruit training at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C. He is a 2012 graduate of North Augusta High SChool.

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 4:00pm