It was July 3, 1861 when Wilson N. Crawford was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the 11th Georgia Volunteer Infantry. Wilson had moved from the the western mountains of North Carolina to north Georgia in the late 1840s, not long after the U.S. government had cleared the remaining members of the Cherokee Nation from is homelands, making way for white settlers.
The Student Engineering Team at North Augusta High School held an exposition of their award-winning program on Saturday, April 16, at the North Augusta Activities Center with more than 300 people in attendance, according to a news release from the Aiken Public School District.
Wind gusts up to 50 mph hit Columbia County and surrounding areas Monday night, along with a torrential downpour that dumped more than two inches of rain in Evans.
The pop up summer storm was one of several that made their way across the state.
Thomson - Head to a day camp for a summer filled with adventures at a hidden gem of a historic site in Thomson.
Summer day camps are designed for upper-elementary, middle and early high school students.
Augusta University is having its finest season in baseball in quite some time. The Jags are currently 29-19 overall and 17-13 in the powerful Peach Belt Conference. The win total is the most posted by an Augusta team since they won 38 games in 2004.