Columbia County Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Academy, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, at the sheriff's office, 2273 County Camp Road; continues each Thursday for 10 weeks; call (706) 541-2856 or download an application at columbiacountyso.org.
Augusta Prep improved to 3-0 with a road win over Pinewood Christian on Friday. Down 2, the Cavaliers got the ball back with 1:11 remaining. Augusta Prep drove down the field, setting up a 27-yard field goal by Bailey Adams with 1.
For several weeks, I spotted something I wanted at one of our local sporting goods stores. I'm not usually an impulse buyer. Just the opposite, I like to research items and research them some more and re-research them. Then, maybe I'll buy the item.
The Democratic Party's monthly public meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Evans Government Center Auditorium, Building A, 630 Ronald Reagan Drive; columbiacntydemocrats.wordpress.com.
Pizza and Swing, 7-10 p.m. Sept.
A new hotel has opened its doors to customers in the first extended stay facility to open at the exit to Grovetown off of I-20.
The Home2 Suites by Hilton is owned and operated by Plamondon Hospitality Partners out of Maryland.