North Augusta teen wins crown

Courtney Turner

Courtney Turner was crowned Miss Teen United States 2009 at the Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on Thursday.

Ms. Turner, 19, is a freshman at the University of South Carolina and studies communications.

This marks the second consecutive year that a North Augusta native has won the crown. The 2008 winner, Stephanie Rozier of North Augusta passed the crown on to Turner.


Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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