As reported 29 years ago in the pages of The Columbia News and The Martinez-Evans Times, Wednesday, Feb. 10, 1982:
Queen title quest
Janet Morris, a junior at Augusta College, is among a field of beauties vying for the honor of being chosen Miss Homecoming Queen of Augusta College 1982. Morris comes from a pioneer family of Columbia County. She attended the public schools in Columbia County and graduated from Harlem High School in 1980. She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Howard J. Morris of Appling.