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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.

Wed, 06/24/2015 - 12:15am

Wagener native Sonya Colvin will be principal of Busbee-Corbett Elementary Middle School beginning in the 2016-2017 academic year, according to a news release from the Aiken Public School District.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:11am

Ashley Morgan, a radiologic technology student, was the recipient of the George H. "Buck" Grant Award at Aiken Technical College's annual Award Night.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:10am

The University of South Carolina Aiken Class of 2016 will graduate at 6 p.m. today in the USC Aiken Convocation Center.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:10am

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.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:09am

Edgefield County residents get "the best bang" for their property-tax bucks in South Carolina, according to an analysis by a financial tech company.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:08am

It's not easy to get high school students to read Beowulf, let alone appreciate it. Unless maybe the teacher plays a rap song to show how it corresponds with the boasts in the classic tale.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 1:08am

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.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:02am

The following accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff's Office incident reports.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:02am

Hard work is something Ruth Bussey has been known for long before she began her more than 40 years of service as a custodian for Columbia County Schools.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:02am

Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Gretchen Corbin will be the keynote speaker for the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce's Post Legislative Breakfast on May 10.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:01am

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.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:01am

Greenbrier is back in the second round of the state playoffs today after getting some clutch pitching, timely hitting and a unique defensive play.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:01am

The youngest of the Steflik siblings, Michael always wanted to follow in his brothers' footsteps.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:01am

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.

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 12:01am

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