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With a houseful of teenagers and their friends, I sometimes re-tie my frayed nerves by remembering when they truly knew not what they said and the days soap washed clean the foulest “stupid”-saying mouth: A serious speech impediment causes me to demand that my children repeat shocking words they...

Sun, 09/20/2015 - 12:00am

Dear editor, Russell Wilder is running for District 3 Commissioner in Columbia county. I've known Russell for many years, and I don't pretend to be unbiased in recommending Russell as a good fit for commissioner.

Sun, 09/20/2015 - 12:00am

As metro Augusta's perennial leader in new housing starts, Columbia County has plenty of experience regulating its home-construction industry.

Sun, 09/20/2015 - 12:00am

For the Weekend of Sept. 19 Augusta Christian vs. Cardinal Newman: Cardinal Newman Augusta Prep vs. Curtis Baptist: Augusta Prep Evans vs.

Fri, 09/18/2015 - 4:35pm

Have you had any work done on your car or home lately? Have you wondered why it is so expensive? Have you thought about how you can cut the cost? There are many things you can do yourself - if you know where to learn.

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 9:35am

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded Mossy Creek Ele-mentary School a $3,000 grant to support its S.T.I.R. I.T. UP! (Scientifically Teaching Independent Research through Informational Text) program.

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 9:34am

NORTH AUGUSTA - The phone calls started pouring in the very next day. When city officials in North Augusta stood alongside Scuttle's Island water park developers and announced plans Sept.

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 9:33am

Augusta Christian volleyball player Ashley Arbogast continues to make a name for herself. The Lady Lions sophomore was selected to the American Volleyball Coaches Association 2015 Phenom List. The program will be held in Omaha, Neb., from Dec. 17-20.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:16am

Well, I suffered my first losses of the year as Grovetown dropped Evans 34-24 and Warren County edged Harlem in overtime 12-6. Also, congrats to Augusta Prep on a great win over Briarwood Academy. The Cavaliers hammered Briarwood 33-7.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:13am

Pro Pigskin Picks for Week 2 qualifiers

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Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:13am

Columbia County Chamber of Commerce members got an earful Thursday night from residents of the Camelot subdivision who were upset over the organization's plans to build a new headquarters at the neighborhood's entrance on Washington Road.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:07am

The Columbia County Orchestra will kick off its season at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 18, with a free pops concert at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:07am

The Augusta Prep Cross Country Invitational on Saturday had a field of 17 high school and 15 middle school teams.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:04am

The second GRU Jaguar Baseball Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 16 at Forest Hills Golf Course. Teams are $400 each and sponsorships are available.

Wed, 09/16/2015 - 12:03am