The Aiken County Public School District recently announced a new director of accountability and assessment, chief officer of instruction and Greendale Elementary School principal, according to a news release.
The depths of Justin Walter's lifetime of service to others runs deep.
Walter serves as the training chief for the Columbia County Emergency Management Agency Dive Rescue and Recovery team, he is a member of the Richmond County rescue and recovery dive team and is also currently working on building a local nonprofit Project Healing Waters of Augusta, which helps teach disabled veterans and wounded warriors how to fly fish.
On June 3, 2016 Ruthie Faircloth, Jennie Field & Ellen Gay had their picture taken with Pete in Muleshoe, Texas, Jennie's hometown, on their way to Lubbock, Texas to attend the wedding of , Kali & Jordan Ashmore. Jennie's neice
Lakeside High School will be holding its Panther Youth Football Camp on Thursday, June 16 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Lakeside Practice Field. The camp is open to kindergarten to eighth-graders and the cost is $40.
Well the 2016 baseball season in Columbia County did not end with a state title. You can't win a championship every year, but 22 state crowns for the county since 1974 is not too shabby. Despite the fact that the season ended earlier than we all would have liked there were still plenty of performances worthy of recognition. So, here is a look at the top players of 2016 with the Columbia County News-Times All-County Baseball Team.
Since a tree fell on her on Feb. 24 at North Harlem Elementary, Coremiya Gonder has had her right leg amputated and now must use a colostomy bag. Coremiya, 9, will be returning home Thursday from her three-month stay at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.