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Residential building permits slow in Columbia County


New commercial construction permits issued in Columbia County are up through the first four months of the year while new... Read more

Complaints of brown water in Hephzibah area


The Augusta Utilities Department is investigating complaints of brown water on Davis Mill Road in the Hephzibah area after... Read more

No tax increase in Columbia County budget proposal


Property owners in Columbia County will not see their taxes go up in a proposed 2016-2017 budget given to commissioners Tuesday... Read more

Columbia County to hold budget hearing Tuesday


The Columbia County Commis­sion will hold a public hearing on its 2016-... Read more

Sheriff's office releases Appling shooting tapes...


The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office has released three 911 calls that followed last week’s shootings in Appling that claimed... Read more