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Anne Sherman talks about some of the restoration work on headstones and graves at Cottage Cemetery, located off Marvin Griffin Road, to replace and repair vandalized monuments.

Cemetery restoration fuels woman's ancestry research

Anne Sherman, who has been working to restore the cemetery since 2007, said a new cement coffin has replaced one that was destroyed by vandals.
By Lisa Kaylor

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings June 29 - July 6

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center June 29-July 6.

Columbia County Crime Map

The Augusta Chronicle  offers a weekly crime map for Columbia County.  The reports are provided by the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. Updated July 6, 2015

F-16, Cessna collide over SC

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Federal officials say an F-16 fighter jet and a small plane have collided in midair in South Carolina.

Aiken fatal crash victim named

The investigation continues into the death of a 41-year-old Aiken man believed killed early Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 1.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Weekly Crime Map

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Editorial: Time for Greece to 'grow up'?

Apparently, Greeks prefer the idea of economic uncertainty to austerity measures.
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