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Class of 2010
Columbia County school graduations.

County nonprofit is helping seniors stretch food dollars
In tough economic times, a Columbia County nonprofit is working to ensure seniors don't go without groceries.

County nonprofit looking to expand
Columbia County Community Connections is always looking to expand its programs, but has outgrown its funding source.

Class of 2010
Columbia County High School graduation ceremonies.

Pupils, educators say goodbye to 2009-10
The final school day of Grovetown High's first year in existence seemed anti-climactic.

New venue allows for full concert
Columbia County's annual event honoring military veterans has a few new facets, including a new venue -- the Columbia County Amphitheater.

Current Events
Calendar of local events.

Pet Adoption Showcase
List of local pets available for adoption.

Brookwood has talent
Brookwood Elementary School's Shekinah Bennett performs an interpretive dance during the talent show.

Police Blotter
The following accounts were taken from reports from the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Columbia County schools Special Olympics State Games results
Special Olympic results.

Sports Calendar
Calendar of local sports events.

Newsmakers
Drew Ziemba, a graduate of Evans High School, and a music education major at Georgia Southern University, was awarded the William J. Deal Memorial Music Scholarship in April. Ziemba was initiated into Georgia Southern's chapter of the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society in February, and was named to the President's List for fall semester.

Editorial Cartoon
Editorial Cartoon for Wednesday, May 26, 2010.

Confirmation of a milestone
There is virtually no upside in correcting someone else's error.

New venue for patriotic celebration
Perhaps the weather itself provided the push.

Georgia's delegation: Keep drilling
Georgia has never been an oil-producing state, but its congressmen have always been the most enthusiastic supporters anywhere of exploring every conceivable location where black gold might be located.

Meaghan Rauscher Greater Augusta Swimming
Meaghan Rauscher will finish her 10th year with Greater Augusta Swimming this summer. As she has gained experience, her role has matured.

Junior golf tour grows in 2nd year
When daughters Ashlan and Taylor were invited to train at the David Leadbetter Golf Academy, Al and Carla Ramsey packed the family and moved to Florida.

Augusta Christian star to join Pacers
Scott Berry has been a leader for the Augusta Christian soccer team since its inception.

Lakeside sweeps Wayne County in semifinals
The Lakeside High School Panthers are two victories away from something they have only dreamed of achieving -- a state baseball championship.

Augusta State golfers earn berth in NCAA Championship tournament
Columbia County native Carter Newman is back from a successful trip to the West Coast. While Newman struggled at times, he and his Augusta State University teammates finished second in a field of 13 extremely talented golf teams to earn a spot in the NCAA Championships.

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