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North Augusta Greeneway extension proposal costs $2.8M

Tuesday, August 23, 11:00 p.m.

Extending the North Augusta Greeneway into the City’s downtown corridor could spur the kind of business growth and revitalization seen in Greenville and other cities investing in...

Former PTO treasurer must report assets or face prison time

Tuesday, August 23, 11:00 p.m.

A former North Augusta Middle School Parent Teacher Organization treasurer was in court Monday to discuss why she has not paid back restitution to the PTO after she pleaded guilty in 2012...

Locals say Murphy Village fraud charges not surprising, though reluctant to discuss

Tuesday, August 23, 11:00 p.m.

As drivers pull off Interstate 20 at Exit 5, the line of fast food restaurants quickly fades to reveal a number of oversized houses and out-of-place red brick mini-mansions with luxury cars...

Planning commission OKs rezoning of Walnut Lane

Tuesday, August 23, 6:57 p.m.

A nearly four-acre parcel situated in a busy North Augusta corridor is one step closer to being strictly rezoned for commercial use.

Longtime pastor finds calling in Texas

For the past 13 ½ years a familiar face has manned the pulpit at Fairview Presbyterian Church: the Rev. Dr. Bob Fuller.

SREL animals visit First Baptist Church of North Augusta’s summer camp

First Baptist Church of North Augusta’s weekday summer camp played host to a visit July 12 from naturalist Sean Poppy, with the Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, along with several...

Top scholar: How Great Britain’s A-team lost the American Revolutionary War

EDGEFIELD — Some historians think Great Britain lost the American Revolutionary War because of incompetence, but Andrew Jackson O’Shaughnessy disagrees.

WEDDING: Smith - Sink

Ashley Brooke Smith, of Cheraw, South Carolina, and Kyle Richard Sink, of Greenville, South Carolina, were married March 19, 2016 at First Baptist Church in Florence, South Carolina. The bride was...

Bell sparks Yellow Jackets, earns Player of the Week

When North Augusta needed a spark during its game against Lakeside last Friday night, one of its most dangerous playmakers stepped up to help send the team to a Week Zero victory.

Week One Capsules: North Augusta, Fox Creek look to build off wins

North Augusta (1-0) at Evans (0-0)

Fox Creek facing tough early competition

Fox Creek head volleyball coach Meghan Poirier said she learned a lot about her team during its first week of competition last week.

Jackets set to open season

After competing in a county scrimmage and jamboree in Greenwood at the close of last week, the North Augusta High volleyball team is set to open its season this week with a pair of matches...

Fox Creek kicks off school year in new facilities

While most schools in the area got back in session on Aug. 15, Fox Creek High School kicked the new school year off two days later on Wednesday, Aug. 17.

Students welcomed back

Emily Coleman couldn’t wait to start her new adventure.

Veteran educator takes helm in Belvedere

When Belvedere Elementary begins classes next week, Salvatore ‘Sal’ Minolfo will begin his first year as principal of the school.

2016-17 Aiken County Bus Routes

Bus routes for the 2016-17 Aiken County school year are available for download.

Column: North Augusta center reconfigures ‘Rivers, Rails and Roads’

Sometimes when one door closes, another opens. This applies not only to the lives of individuals, but to that of cities as well. Because federal budget cuts in 2010 forced the closing of the...

Editorial: Scuttle’s Island owners should provide more updates

It’s hard to believe that nearly two years have passed since plans for the Scuttle’s Island Water Park were first announced.

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