Georgia events

THIS WEEK

Augusta-Aiken Highway Corridor Study Public Meeting: 5:30-7 p.m. today, Aiken Technical College, 2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Building 700 -- Amphitheater, Graniteville; presentation of recommendations for access management, land use, congestion, safety; formal presentation 5:40 p.m.; free parking in non-reserved spots only; Gerald K. Jefferson (803) 642-1520, gjefferson@aikencountysc.gov

TOUR OF HOMES: Tour of historic homes, outbuildings, gardens; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Heritage Hall, 277 S. Main St., Madison; $20 by 4 p.m. today, $25 after; Ruth Felicks (706) 342-9627 friendsofheritagehall.org

UPCOMING

Twisted Pines Animal Rescue Fundraiser: 1-5 p.m. Oct. 1, Twisted Pines Animal Rescue, 5949 Huntington Drive, Grovetown; turkey shoot, greased pig, pony rides, raffles, petting zoo, cow bingo, horse apple toss and more; (706) 556-0980

MARTIAL ARTS CHARITY EVENT: Held by Korean Martial Arts Academy Tae Guek Won to benefit St. Jude Children's Hospital; 4-9 p.m. Oct. 22, Adventure Crossing, Martinez; board breaking demo, students selling boards; (706) 651-0010 2-7 p.m., (706) 254-0995

CUT FOR A CURE: Proceeds donated to breast cancer research; haircuts, waxing, nails, chair massages; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, Retreat Spa and Salon, 4246 Washington Road, Evans; Ashlee Sullivan, (706) 364-8292

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Hephzibah grad serving on Navy destroyer

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM — A 1986 Hephzibah High School graduate and Augusta native is serving in the Navy aboard the guided-... Read more

4-H members collect pop tabs for local charity

 

Georgia 4-H members have collected aluminum pop tabs to raise money for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia for... Read more

For the Record

INDICTMENTS

HANDED DOWN OCT. 5

Miranda Whitaker Slick, 48, of the 2300 block... Read more

School menus

 

HIGH SCHOOL

 

Oct. 27: Steak biscuit, cereal with breakfast cracker, frudel... Read more