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Friday, Dec. 16, 2011

Alcohol sales to start Sunday

Grovetown becomes the first local Georgia community to allow Sunday package alcohol sales this weekend.
By Barry Paschal

Monday, Dec. 12, 2011

Grovetown panel OKs Sunday sales

Sunday package alcohol sales in the city of Grovetown could start as early as this Sunday, now that City Council has revised its ordinance to allow it.
By Barry Paschal

Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011

Allen to run for Congress seat

Augusta businessman Rick Allen said Wednesday he will seek the 12th District Congressional seat.
By Barry Paschal

Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011

Leon Redbone plays at Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center

Watch video of Leon Redbone performing at the Jabez Sanford Hardin Performing Arts Center in Evans on October 2.
By Barry Paschal

Friday, Sept. 16, 2011

Georgia Iron Works looks to expand

If the parent company of Grovetown's Georgia Iron Works gives its approval, the facility could soon begin a three-year, $10 million expansion project.
By Barry Paschal

Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011

Fleming to seek old House seat

Former Columbia County lawmaker Barry Fleming said Thursday he will seek his old state House seat.
By Barry Paschal

Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011

Board discusses SAT scores

Grovetown High School's combined score increased by more than 48 points to 1412 compared with the previous year. But Harlem High saw a drop of 39 points to 1400.
By Barry Paschal

Unfinished park doesn't stop residents

Evans Town Center Park is attracting use despite still being under construction.
By Barry Paschal

Businessman seeks state House seat

Businessman Mike Popplewell says he will seek the state House seat opened by Rep. Lee Anderson's bid for Congress.
By Barry Paschal

Monday, Sept. 12, 2011

Anderson to run for Congress

State Rep. Lee Anderson, of Columbia County, announced Monday he has filed paperwork to seek the 12th District congressional seat held by U.S. Rep. John Barrow.
By Barry Paschal

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011

Riverfront hotel possibly coming to Columbia County

Columbia County commissioners consider grant to study possibility of luxury hotel on the Savannah River.
By Barry Paschal

Thursday, Aug 4, 2011

Columbia County commissioners study pay issues

Now that Alice Padgett is serving as Columbia County's interim probate judge, commissioners on Thursday agreed to pay her.
By Barry Paschal

Monday, June 13, 2011

Column test

This is the summary for testing columns for the brand-spankin'-new and totally awesome Columbia County News-Times online. 
By Barry Paschal

Friday, June 30, 2006

SUV fire damages home in Martinez

A fire that started in an SUV parked in the garage of a Martinez home Thursday night destroyed the vehicle and heavily damaged the home.
By Barry Paschal
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