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Posted: March 11, 2012 - 1:01am

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Juan Carlos Lugo


Harlem STAR Student Danny Banks chose Nick Hayes as his STAR Teacher/PAGE 3


A group of Greenbrier High School students will show off their courtroom skills.



Lisa Cooper will be the speaker at the meeting of the Columbia County Historical Society at 7 p.m. Monday at the historic Appling jail.

Church lunch

Covenant United Methodist Church, 4536 Washington Road, Evans, will present its monthly Lunch for Locals at noon Wednesday, with Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross speaking. Lunch costs $5, with reservations due Monday by emailing

Ostomy group

An ostomy support group will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at Barney’s Pharmacy on Peach Orchard Road in Augusta, and on the second Monday of each month. Call (706) 798-5645.

Hand warmers

Operation Hand Warmer, a drive to collect hand warmers for American troops, is taking collections through Wednesday at Century 21 Larry Miller Realty, 235 N. Belair Road, Evans. For information, call (706) 860-0000.


Applications for the Barbara C. Beazley Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the Columbia County Foundation for Children, are now available from, at all Columbia County high schools and at 7009 Evans Town Center Blvd. Deadline is July 3. For information, email

Blood drives

Shepeard Community Blood Center will hold mobile blood drives at the following dates and locations during March:

• Friday, Maner Builders Supply, 3787 Martinez Blvd., Martinez, 6:30 a.m. to noon.

• March 18, Wesley United Methodist Church, 825 N. Belair Road, Evans, 8:30 a.m. to
1:30 p.m.

• March 18, Journey Community Church, 4798 Hardy McManus Road, Evans, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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