County officials begin budget discussions
One year later, the murder trial of a Harlem teen is set to begin.
An informational meeting for the Columbia County 4-H Horse Judging Team will be held at 6 p.m. today at the Columbia County Library in Evans. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advocacy training sessions in preparation for Alzheimer’s Awareness Day will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Augusta Metro Credit Union, 205 Davis Road, and 7 p.m. Monday at Elmcroft Assisted Living, 515 The Pass. For information, call (706) 731-9060.
Sharon Baptist Church, 6262 Cobbham Road, in Winfield, will hold its Fifth Sunday Sing at 6 p.m. today with The Kelley Family and Jason Hammond. Call (706) 541-1532.
Shepeard Community Blood Center is holding blood drives Feb. 11 at Home Depot, Evans, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Feb. 12, West Town Community Church, 779 N. Belair Road, Evans, 9 a.m. to noon, and Feb. 25, Walmart, Grovetown, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Go to www.shepeardblood.org.
Operation Hand Warmer, a drive to collect hand warmers for American troops in Afghanistan, is taking
collections through March 1 at Century 21 Larry Miller Realty, 235 N. Belair Road, Evans. For information, call (706) 860-0000.
The Alpha Epsilon Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa, a society of women educators, is accepting applications for the $750 Bohannon-Birdsong scholarship for high school seniors and college students. For applications, email email@example.com by March 5.
Fatz Cafe in Evans will hold a fundraiser pancake breakfast 8-10 a.m. Saturday for Crossroads Fellowship.
The 2012 Miss Augusta pageant will be held at 2 p.m. Feb. 5 at the Greenbrier High School auditorium. For information, go to www.missaugusta.org.