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Tanner Mobley, of the Georgia Regents University Biology Club, helps clear away unwanted brush at the Rollersville Cemetery on Saturday. The cemetery was established in 1827 and no records were kept of the plots until 1883.

Students work to clean up historic cemetery

Saturday's cold, misty weather couldn't deter a group of Georgia Regents University students who've pledged to clean up a Harrisburg cemetery they feel has been long forgotten. 
By Bianca Cain Johnson

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National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships

Humboldt State, Nevada players claim titles

In the men’s competition, Nevada’s James Proctor claimed medalist honors with a one-stroke victory over defending champ Bryan Murphy, of Ferris State.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings April 6-13.

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center April 6-13.

Notable area deaths of 2015

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including Harry Moore (pictured here.)

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Kirby: Hard work with plants hasn't paid off

It amuses my wife that I keep being asked to speak to garden clubs. "It's like asking the Fal­cons coach how to win the Super Bowl," she said with a snicker.
By Bill Kirby

Spring is about college football as well as the Masters

While many of us had our eyes trained on Augusta National and Jordan Spieth's record-setting green jacket campaign, other diehards gathered for that most useless of traditions - spring football games.
By Scott Michaux

City Ink: Second lunch with mayor gives me more to share

Mayor Hardie Davis and I went to lunch again last week and celebrated his first 100 days in office. This time, I didn't forget my tape recorder.
By Sylvia Cooper

Ferris State wins disc golf title in playoff

NORTH AUGUSTA - For the first time, Ferris State walked off the Old Glory course as national champions in the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships.
By Travis Highfield

Drawing the line

Eminent domain is an awesome power – one that should be used as infrequently as possible and ideally as a last alternative.


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Tuition increases tough on students

Along with the higher costs of providing services and a push to create new academic programs, higher tuition at Georgia's state colleges and universities is a result of years of the state Legislature cutting funds to the higher education budget.
By Tracey McManus

Con job at law firm to end criminal career

To put it in the words of the man who had trusted him like a brother, Richard Lee Owen is a really good con artist, one who honed his criminal skills for 45 years.
By Sandy Hodson

City Ink: Second lunch with mayor gives me more to share

Mayor Hardie Davis and I went to lunch again last week and celebrated his first 100 days in office. This time, I didn't forget my tape recorder.
By Sylvia Cooper

Parole board rescinds plan to free rapist in letter to DA

Charles Ivey Jr., 54, was slated for parole after serving 20 years of a 30-year prison term imposed in December 1996 for aggravated assault, burglary, rape and aggravated sodomy in connection with ...

Ride-hailing platform Uber uncharted territory for Augusta

Rob Noel likes meeting people. He also likes driving, and he likes making extra money for his vacation fund. So when Uber started signing up drivers in Augusta, the 27-year-old saw himself as ...
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