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A poem for Easter Sunday: 'Three Days - Three Words'
The end came about three that day,

Concert series gets the blues
Concert lovers accustomed to hearing country now have a reason to get blue.

Rules exist for golf car drivers
>As the weather warms in a county that is home to a major golf car manufacturer, authorities expect to see more golf cars cruising neighborhood streets. On many occasions, those vehicles are operated illegally.

Teen takes solo flight for birthday
While many of his peers relish the opportunity to traverse the open road on their own, Blythe Dant took to the skies.

Lineup changes a bit for blues festival
The Activities Council of Thomson recently announced a lineup change for this year's 16th Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival.

Cold damage, disease are hot topics
The weather for the past few weeks has been beautiful, with temperatures in the 70s.

Current events
As the weather warms up, more golf carts hit the streets -- often illegally.

Musical production
The cast of Musical Theater Workshop's upcoming production of Romeo and Harriett will perform at 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday at Greenbrier High School's auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. For information, call (706) 869-0089.

Illuminated street signs considered
Street signs in parts of Evans Town Center soon might get a little brighter.

Earth Day celebration will be held at Reed Creek Park
Keep Columbia County Beautiful and area businesses are joining forces to hold events designed to bring awareness to Earth-friendly services offered in the county.

Newsmakers
The Bel Air Elementary chorus sang a concert at Washington Commons in Evans on March 13.

Porsche lovers make trip for show
For the past three years, George Bryan has managed to combine two things he is passionate about: the Porsche 356 and the fight against cancer.

Augusta Christian Schools Third Nine Weeks Honor Rolls
A list of students who made the Augusta Christian Schools Third Nine Weeks Honor Rolls

Property transfers
Chris Evans Construction Co. Inc. to Homes For Our Troops Inc., 202 Ansley Way, $32,000.

Divorces
Penny Fay Noto and Mark D. Noto, March 3, 2009.

Police blotter
An Augusta man died after being struck by a vehicle Thursday night.

Class reunions
The Harlem High School class of 1979 30th reunion committee will meet at 6 p.m.

Pet adoption spotlight
CSRA Happy Tails Rescue Inc. is a nonprofit licensed animal rescue group committed to the welfare of stray and unwanted dogs and cats in the CSRA.

DUIs
Suk Jin Lee, 42, of the 400 block of Snead Way in Evans, was charged with driving under the influence on Dec. 16, 2008, and was fined $810.

Military Newsmakers
Army National Guard Capt. Ernest F. Polk III participated in the 56th Presidential Inauguration Jan. 20 as part of the largest ever contingent of National Guard members to serve in Washington, D.C.

School lunche menus
A list of items for this week's school lunches.

Marriage licenses
Matthew Edward Parker and Shasta Chase-Mason applied for a marriage license on March 26, 2009, and were married March 26, 2009, in Evans.

Chamber Party at the Pavilion

Lewiston Elementary School Third Nine Weeks Honor Roll
A list of students who made the Lewiston Elementary School Third Nine Weeks Honor Roll .

Evans Christian Academy Third Nine Weeks Honor Roll
Students who made the Evans Christian Academy Third Nine Weeks Honor Roll.

On vacation
User-contributed photos form vacation.

Columbia County shares spotlight
The Masters Tournament is Augusta's big show.

Experience the resurrection on Easter
Easter and Spring make a wonderful combination. Maybe it is the way the earth springs forth new life in much the same way Easter represents an opportunity for great renewal.

Editorial cartoon
The editorial cartoon for Sunday, April 12.

Pay worries? Try addresses
A friend and I had an interesting philosophical debate recently.

Pack of Bulldog fans comes to see DooleyEx-coach appears for book-signing
Vince Dooley scheduled his latest public appearance just right.

Girls basketball standouts picked
To Harlem High Principal Alan Griffin, who coached the Bulldogs girls basketball team to a state playoff berth in 2000, the reason for Harlem's recent success was leadership.

Making a case for Hull as county Player of Year
There is no question that basketball takes a back seat in baseball-crazy Columbia County. And with the recent success of the Evans High School football team, that sport has a higher billing, too.

Dad says chance of lifetime is worth skipping church
I will not be in church today. It will be the first time in my life I will miss an Easter service.

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