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Former Columbia County high school baseball players are making their presence felt at Georgia Regents University this year.

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 12:01am

The annual Columbia County Charity Gala, Havana Nights, will feature a Latin twist on the traditional Las vegas-style casino night.

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 12:00am
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:48pm

A man accused of offering a Grovetown woman money to spend time with her children turned himself in to authorities late Tuesday.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:34am

The estranged wife of a Columbia County builder was in sheriff's custody Tuesday, accused of embezzling more than $400,000 from her husband's business over several years.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:33am

The revelry and indulgence of Fat Tuesday is behind us once again and some may be feeling a little worse for wear today, but that won't be me.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:27am

Have you ever noticed that the best con men in the world are under the age of twelve? I was thinking about Tommy when he was younger the other day and thought, if there was such a thing as a juvenile bunco squad, the United States judicial system would be overflowing with bubble blowing criminals, roller skating circles around their defense attorneys.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:27am

I've studied liberalism and conservativism. Therefore, I know what liberals and conservatives say they believe. The local, self-anointed mouthpiece for conservatives is Austin Rhodes. Recently, Rhodes came out in support of gay marriage. Like a gecko, he changed his color. He lost his conservative street cred.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:27am

The governor wants to create an "Opportunity School District" that would take over schools defined as "failing" - those that for three consecutive years have scored less than 60 on the College and Career Performance Index (CCRPI), a report card for public schools.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:27am

Helping families afford adoptions...

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:27am

Call (706) 541-4077 or visit and follow the links to Animal Services for more information. The kennel is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for adoptions and visiting with the animals and from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to reclaim a lost pet and all other services.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:26am

Senior Citizens Council is taking orders for fresh picked strawberries from Plant City, Fla.; $20 per flat (12 pints/6 quarts); order/payment deadline March 20; pick up 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 27, Columbia Professional Centre, Senior Citizens Council, 4210 Columbia Road Suite 13A, Martinez; (706) 868-0120,

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:26am

Augusta Prepatory Day School senior Henry Burns doesn't yet know what direction life will take after high school, but it will likely include math.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:25am

A Grovetown teen was arrested early Saturday after a deputy found him inside another man's vehicle.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 12:25am