Barry L. Paschal

Columbia County schools to graduate 1,600


Nearly 1,600 Columbia County public- and private-school students will receive diplomas in commencement exercises starting Friday.... Read more

Columbia County rejects townhomes

Columbia County commissioners Tuesday rejected a developer’s request to turn a failed professional park in Evans... Read more

Deputy was at fault in fatal crash

Traffic investigators say an off-duty Richmond County deputy was at fault in the motorcycle crash that killed... Read more

Tax hike on table for Columbia County schools

A tax increase likely will be on the table when Columbia County’s school board meets next week.

Superintendent Charles Nagle painted a... Read more

Road-race rules closer to approval


Columbia County commissioners approved new rules for road races and rejected an apartment rezoning Tuesday.

Unanimously... Read more