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Planning Commission approves Hammond’s Ferry modification

Friday, May 22, 2015 11:40 a.m.

The North Augusta Planning Commission has issued a recommendation to City Council for a major modification to the Hammond’s Ferry general …

Palmetto Pipeline of confusion: Session in North Augusta leaves many baffled UPDATED

Thursday, May 21, 2015 8:51 p.m.

NORTH AUGUSTA — Many Aiken County residents left Thursday’s Palmetto Pipeline session with more questions than answers.

SRR awards STAR grants to elementary school teachers

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Thursday, May 21, 2015 11:28 a.m.

Savannah River Remediation, or SRR, the liquid waste contractor at the U.S. Department of Energy Savannah River Site, recently awarded 11 area …

Public Safety seeking identity of individuals in reference to burglary

STAFF REPORTS

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 3:43 p.m.

The North Augusta Department of Public Safety is currently seeking any information on two individuals in reference to a burglary.

North Augusta man injured in fire caused by torch UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 10:06 a.m.

A North Augusta man was injured in a house fire Monday night when a torch blew up while he was doing home repairs.

NAMES & NOTES: Wilson graduates from Nebraska-Lincoln

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:46 p.m.

Taylor Pence Wilson of North Augusta was among about 2,900 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in ceremonies May 8 and 9.

Birthdays for the week of May 20 UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:45 p.m.

May 20

NAMES & NOTES: Heath excels in online business competition

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:44 p.m.

Harry Heath, of North Augusta was among nine CCU marketing students who recently placed first in an international business simulation competition, GLO-BUS.

Planning Commission to hear redevelopment plan including Project Jackson

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:47 p.m.

The North Augusta Planning Commission will have its turn to look at Project Jackson.

NAMES & NOTES: Coastal Carolina University honors May 2015 graduates

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:45 p.m.

More than 1,100 students were eligible for degrees at Coastal Carolina University’s commencement ceremonies on May 9 at the HTC Center. The candidates for graduation from North Augusta were: Brynn Emmons, Bachelor of Science in exercise and sport science; Harry Heath, Bachelor of Science in business administration in marketing; and Hubert …

Council celebrates Stephens’ work

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:21 p.m.

Mayor Lark Jones called Monday’s City Council meeting a treat.

Memorial Day Ceremony to take place Monday

STAFF REPORTS

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:48 p.m.

The annual Memorial Day Ceremony is set to take place May 25 at 11 a.m.

NAMES & NOTES: Henry named to Merit List at Brenau

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:46 p.m.

Shineitha Kidd Henry, of North Augusta, was named to the merit list of honor at Brenau University for the spring 2015 semester, by maintaining a 3.5 grade point average while carrying 12 to 14 semester hours with no grade lower than a B in the semester.

Smooth water at this year’s Paddlefest UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:21 p.m.

AUGUSTA — When Nathan Maxwell passed the finish line there was no one in sight.

NAMES & NOTES: Locals graduate from Brenau University

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:46 p.m.

The following local students received degrees from Brenau University: Laurie Ann Bush of Beech Island, Master of Business Administration degree; Jacqleen Deaitra Elliott of North Augusta, a Master of Science degree; Sondra Dee Hawkins of North Augusta, Master of Business Administration degree; Shineitha Kidd Henry of North Augusta, Bachelor of …

NAMES & NOTES: Wright achieves dean’s list at Belmont University

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:45 p.m.

Emily Wright, of North Augusta, was named to the dean’s list at Belmont University for the 2015 spring semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below a C.

Georgia denies certificate of need for Palmetto Pipeline UPDATED

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 11:27 a.m.

The Georgia Department of Transportation today denied Kinder Morgan’s request for a Certificate of Need for its proposed pipeline.

Upcoming for the week of May 20

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 6:48 p.m.

A Body, Mind and Spirit Health Fair for seniors will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 20, at Hammond Place, 128 Walnut Lane. There will be free health screenings, food and prizes. Shepeard Community Blood Center will hold a blood drive from noon to 4 p.m. For more information, call 803-441-8441.

North Augusta woman killed in motorcycle crash UPDATED

Monday, May 18, 2015 11:05 a.m.

A North Augusta woman was killed in a motorcycle crash on Sunday afternoon.

North Augusta man arrested for child pornography charges

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Monday, May 18, 2015 11:45 a.m.

A North Augusta man was arrested Friday on twelve counts of sexual exploitation of minors, according to the S.C. Attorney General’s Office.

Suspects still sought in North Augusta robberies

Saturday, May 16, 2015 3:57 p.m.

Suspects are still being sought in two North Augusta robberies, according to North Augusta Department of Public Safety Lt. Tim Thornton.

Suspect sought in a Plank Avenue robbery in North Augusta UPDATED

Friday, May 15, 2015 2:46 p.m.

A suspect is being sought in a North Augusta armed robbery that happened on Plank Avenue at Hugh Street.

North Augusta police investigating armed robbery at gas station UPDATED

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Friday, May 15, 2015 1:56 p.m.

North Augusta Public Safety is investigating an armed robbery that happened at a local convenience store.

North Augusta road shut down after tractor trailer bottoms out UPDATED

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 2:15 p.m.

A North Augusta road has shut down after a tractor trailer bottomed out in the middle of the intersection.

Relay For Life takes to the track for cure UPDATED

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:54 p.m.

GRANITEVILLE — Survivors and supporters took to the track at Midland Valley High School to fight cancer.

Elementary schools honor readers

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:55 p.m.

Hammond Hill Elementary School

Birthdays for the week of May 13

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:55 p.m.

May 13

Sweetgrass Angels returning to Music in the Park UPDATED

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:56 p.m.

The Sweetgrass Angels, from Beaufort, will return to the Verandah at Maude Edenfield Park at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 21. The North Augusta Cultural Arts …

Inaugural karate college event a success

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 6:01 p.m.

Frank Beall and North Augusta Martial Arts hosted the first Virgil Kimmey Memorial Karate College event on May 2. Instructors from across the area, …

How much is too much?: FOIA debated on Project Jackson UPDATED

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 5:53 p.m.

The battle between the City of North Augusta and resident Steve Donohue is down to one issue: the Freedom of Information Act, or FOIA.

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