Across the river

QUILT SHOW: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays and 2-5 p.m. Sundays, through Nov. 25, Aiken County Historical Museum, 433 Newberry St.; (803) 642-2015

AIKEN JAZZ: 8 p.m. Saturday, Washington Center for Arts; Beegie Adair Trio, quietSTORM; dancing; $25; reservations required; (803) 648-1438

AIKEN KIDNEY BENEFIT: The Music Man, 8 P.M. FRIDAY AND SATURDAY and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, University of South Carolina Aiken's Etherredge Center, 471 University Parkway; fundraising benefit for area renal patients; call (803) 641-3305 for tickets

THE WIGGLES: 3 and 6:30 p.m. Monday, University of South Carolina Aiken Convocation Center, 471 University Parkway; $25-$37; (866) 722-8877,

CHRISTIANS IN UNITY CHRISTMAS EXTRAVAGANZA: 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, Carey Hill Resource Center, 1591 Edgefield Road, North Augusta; all male chefs' cookoff, door prizes, live entertainment; for ticket information, call Arthur Griffin (803) 593-6912



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


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School menus




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