NAME: Denise Smith
HOMETOWN: North Augusta
OCCUPATION: Attendance and office clerk at North Augusta Middle SchoolFAMILY: Husband, Jay; five children; three grandchildren
PETS: Fred (dog), and Sky and Kyah (cats...
THROUGH THURSDAY: Drop off an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots; Greater North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, 406 West Ave.; (803) 279-2323
THROUGH JAN. 6: Make a $20 donation and choose a children’s book title to have a bookplate placed in honor or memory o...
• Today is an early release day for Aiken County public schools. • Artwork from fourth- and fifth-grade pupils at East Aiken School of the Arts will be displayed at the Columbia Museum of Art, 1515 Main St.
Thursday MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL • Saluda at Merriwether Middle, 5:30 p.m. • New Ellenton at Paul Knox, 5:30 p.m. • North Augusta at LBC, 5:30 p.m. Friday JV & VARSITY BASKETBALL • North Augusta at Cross Creek, 7 p.m.
THROUGH JAN. 8: Making Something Ancient of the New: Sculpture by Kath Girdler Engler; Morris Museum of Art, 1 10th St., Augusta; (706) 724-7501
WEDNESDAYS: 7:30 p.m.;jam sessions; Manuel’s Bread Cafe, Hammond’s Ferry; (803) 380-1323...
While he was playing in a prestigious junior event in Florida recently, Matt NeSmith received a text message from friend Chad Cox. Cox couldn't wait to deliver the news. He will be playing in the 2012 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club.
Hank McKenney is no stranger to being in public eye. Even so, when Verlon McDowell, a member of the North Augusta Lions Club, asked McKenney to be the grand marshal for the club's Christmas parade, it was surprising, he said.
Consultant reaches high rank Dr. Constance Jenkins Pritchard, the president and principal of The Pritchard Group Inc., has become a master trainer through the National Career Development Association.