BACK IN TIME
DEC. 24, 1912
Dr. Eugene E. Murphy, president of the board of health of Augusta, has effected a complete quarantine against the town of Midville, Ga., where an epidemic of spinal meningitis is raging, and also of the surrounding territory of about 25 miles.
The state board will continue to furnish serum to Midville, and it is in communication with authorities at Washington, which holds in readiness a corps of Marine surgeons to rush to Midville should the situation change.
MEETINGS THIS WEEK
MONDAY AND TUESDAY:
Richmond County offices are closed for Christmas.
Augusta Commission, reconvened budget meeting, 8 a.m., eighth floor commission chamber, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Public Services Committee of the Augusta Commission, 10 a.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Administrative Services Committee of the Augusta Commissioner, 10:30 a.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Law Study Subcommittee of the Augusta Commission, 10:30 a.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Public Safety Committee of the Augusta Commission, 11 a.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Finance Committee of the Augusta Commission, 11:30 a.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Engineering Services Committee of the Augusta Commission, 12:30 p.m., room 803, municipal building, 530 Greene St.
Edgefield County Board of Education, 7:30 p.m., Strom Thurmond High School Library, South Carolina Highway 23.
The following is a list of locations for the Shepeard Community Blood Center through Dec. 31 in the area.
WEDNESDAY: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wal-Mart, 2035 Whiskey Road, Aiken.
THURSDAY: noon to 6 p.m., Papa John's, 403 Furys Ferry Road; 3-7 p.m., Hephzibah Community, 4825 Windsor Spring Road.
FRIDAY: 1-5 p.m., Lowes, 3214 Peach Orchard Road; 2-6 p.m., Wal-Mart, Bobby Jones Expressway.
SATURDAY: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Pastoral Group (Held at Bethlehem Mission Baptist Church), 815 Murrah Road.
SUNDAY: 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Church of the Most Holy Trinity, 720 Telfair St.; 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Franklin Covenant, 4800 Franklin Covenant Church Road, Hephzibah; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Shepeard Community Blood Center West/Save-A-Life Sunday, 112 Davis Road.
DEC. 31: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sam's Wholesale Club, Bobby Jones Expressway; 10 a.m to 2 p.m., Publix (Evans Town Center), 4274 Washington Road.
NORTH AUGUSTA NUMBERS
City administrator 441-4202
Economic Development 441-4221
Engineering & Public Works after-hours emergencies 279-2121
Animal Control 441-4227
Business licenses (contractors) 441-4227
Sanitation - new service 441-4219
Sanitation services 441-4223
Streets & drains repairs 441-4223
Business Licenses (noncontractor) 441-4214
Human resources 441-4205
Utility - billing services 441-4212
Utility - new service/disconnects 441-4219
Parks, recreation & leisure services
Activities coordinator 441-4311
Community center 441-4290
Public Safety: Nonemergency 279-2121; Records/court services 441-4271
Public Utilities: After-hours emergencies 279-2121; billing 441-4212; new service/disconnects 441-4219; water & sewer repairs 441-4240