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Commissioner Sean Frantom and Blythe mayor Brent Weir chat during an information session on the new special purpose, local option sales tax proposal at Augusta Mall.

Few residents show up for mall SPLOST session

Turnout was light but enthusiastic for Augusta's first mall information session about the Nov. 3 sales tax referendum.
By Susan McCord

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 20-27

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 20-27.

Kirby: Pronunciation lesson included in postcard

It's always embarrassing when you realize late in life that you have been mispronouncing a word. That's me and "Natchitoches_- the town in central Louisiana that I had always pronounced ...
By Bill Kirby

Michaux: Teen's next leap is on big stage

Rahmeer Carter, 14, qualified for the maximum four events in the AAU Junior Olympics, which will take place Aug. 3-8 at Norfolk State University in Virginia.
By Scott Michaux

Thomson teen drowns in McDuffie County

McDuffie County Sheriff Logan Marshall said the body of 19 year-old Marquavious Cummings was discovered at 7:45 p.m. Thursday in about 15 feet of water in a chalk mine pond off Iron Hill Road.

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Orioles complete sweep of Braves

BALTIMORE - Chris Tillman took a three-hitter into the ninth inning, Jonathan Schoop and J.J. Hardy homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat the skidding Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Wednesday night for a ...
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