The North Augusta City Council found out Monday night that it has about half the money it needs to add two gyms to the Riverview Park Activities Center.
A payroll error that caused all Richmond County School System employees to be paid twice last week is expected to be cleared up by Wednesday, a spokesman said.
The Columbia County Commission will hold a public hearing on its 2016-17 fiscal year budget Tuesday, and Internal Services Director Leanne Reece said she expects little to change moving forward.
A Columbia County man with a history of harassing and stalking women pleaded guilty Monday to a third offense of stalking and was given six months in jail.
A 26-year-old Harlem woman died after being hit by a car while walking across Gordon Highway in Columbia County on Sunday evening.
The council each year recognizes members of the Augusta arts community for their dedication to and standard of excellence in the arts.
An inmate who died at the Richmond County jail on Sunday has been identified as Debra Leverette, who had been in jail since March 30.
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office said Monday it is confident the man who committed suicide afterward was the killer.
Paine College announced a number of changes coming out of its spring meeting, including restructuring the membership of the board of trustees and this governing body accepting "ultimate responsibilty" for correcting fiscal and managerial problems that's plagued the college since 2013.
Jeffery Lynn Haithrox, of Mallard Creek Drive, in Graham, N.C., was taken into custody by Lincoln County Sheriff's Office deputies working with the Georgia Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.