Things To Know Tuesday

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Happy 100th, Scarlett
Vivian Leigh, shown here in a Gone With the Wind scene with Clark Gable, would have turned 100 today.
The famed British actress, who died in 1967, actually visited Augusta.

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More 'Earths' Out There?
WASHINGTON — A new study finds the Milky Way is teeming with billions of planets that are about the size of Earth.

Astronomers using NASA data have calculated for the first time that in our galaxy alone, there are at least 8.8 billion stars with Earth-size planets in the habitable temperature zone.
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Some Vote Today
Some area voters will go to the polls Tuesday.

Three candidates are vying for the vacant 127th District state House seat.
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Voters are also filling seats in some local council elections.
COLUMBIA COUNTY VOTES
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Clear skies.

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A Fair Deal
The Columbia County Fair brings fair-goers 10 days of family thrills and entertainment..

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Traffic Watch
Augusta motorists should be alert to traffic changes in the week ahead.
A single lane closure is planned on Wrightsboro Road between Flowing Wells and Maddox roads between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, if weather permits.
Also there will be a single lane closed on Georgia Highway 4 northbound outside and southbound outside at the I-520 overpass from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Friday. Expect delays.

Also this week, look out for mowers along Georgia Highway 56 between mile marker 0 and 14.7 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. through Thursday.
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Dining Out?
Check out our restaurant reviews and health department databases.

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How Safe Is Your Neighborhood?
Violent crimes during the week included the armed robbery of the Southern Bank in Hephzibah.

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