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North Augusta Today
Here & ThereContest winners to perform at concert Thursday night’s Music in the Park will
Here & There
North Augusta Today / Posted 2 days ago
Contest winners to perform at concert Thursday night’s Music in the Park will spotlight the 2016 North Augusta Idol winners and feature performers of various ages. The evening’s emcee will be North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones. Music in the Park... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Educators awarded mini grantsthe Environment, Katherine Pope, North Aiken Elementary 67. Using Music to Tea
Educators awarded mini grants
North Augusta Today / Posted 2 days ago
the Environment, Katherine Pope, North Aiken Elementary 67. Using Music to Teach Science and Math, Martha B. Brunson, North Augusta Elementary 68. Legends Come to Life!, Bethany Cline, Oakwood-Windsor Elementary 69. We Are All Scientists!,... Read more
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North Augusta Today
City Council approves unity assemblythe request, said Holy Trinity was inviting other area churches to join in. “W
City Council approves unity assembly
North Augusta Today / Posted 2 days ago
the request, said Holy Trinity was inviting other area churches to join in. “We want to call on the Christian community of North Augusta and the broader community to come together to pray for our country and its local, state and national leaders,”... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Developer plans for outdoor diningat the old Colonial/Big Star grocery at 434 Georgia Ave. Now, he’s developing
Developer plans for outdoor dining
North Augusta Today / Posted 2 days ago
at the old Colonial/Big Star grocery at 434 Georgia Ave. Now, he’s developing the building to be a centerpiece of downtown North Augusta retail, with perhaps as many as a half-dozen businesses, including at least two restaurants – something almost... Read more
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North Augusta Today
New stores for North Augusta PlazaPetSmart and Ross Dress for Less will be among the new retailers at North Augus
New stores for North Augusta Plaza
North Augusta Today / Posted 2 days ago
PetSmart and Ross Dress for Less will be among the new retailers at North Augusta Plaza later this year after a major renovation project that commences when anchor tenant Kmart moves out at the end of the month. North Augusta Plaza owner Slate Asset... Read more
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Island Packet
No sign of mechanical issue in plane that crashed at airshowGeorgia, more than 500 friends and family members on Wednesday attended a memor
No sign of mechanical issue in plane that crashed at airshow
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
Georgia, more than 500 friends and family members on Wednesday attended a memorial service for Connell, who was from North Augusta, South Carolina, The Augusta Chronicle reported (bit.ly/253hGv4). "Greg was one of the most generous and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
No sign of mechanical issue in plane that crashed at airshowGeorgia, more than 500 friends and family members on Wednesday attended a memor
No sign of mechanical issue in plane that crashed at airshow
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Georgia, more than 500 friends and family members on Wednesday attended a memorial service for Connell, who was from North Augusta, South Carolina, The Augusta Chronicle reported (bit.ly/253hGv4). "Greg was one of the most generous and... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Artist Spotlight: Artist Anita CunninghamI enjoy most – creating and connecting through my art.” Cunningham is a member
Artist Spotlight: Artist Anita Cunningham
North Augusta Today / Posted 9 days ago
I enjoy most – creating and connecting through my art.” Cunningham is a member of several local art guilds, among them the North Augusta Artists Guild, and supports the goals of those groups by joining their exhibits. Several small galleries in... Read more
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North Augusta Today
North Augusta pilot dies in Atlanta air show crashA North Augusta pilot was killed in a plane crash at an air show Saturday in At
North Augusta pilot dies in Atlanta air show crash
North Augusta Today / Posted 9 days ago
A North Augusta pilot was killed in a plane crash at an air show Saturday in Atlanta. Though authorities have not identified the victim, two family friends, as well as the pilot’s official social media accounts, confirmed that Greg Connell, 50, was... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Boiling Springs pulls off golf three-peatLexington (942) was third, followed by North Augusta (946) and Dorman (950). By
Boiling Springs pulls off golf three-peat
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Lexington (942) was third, followed by North Augusta (946) and Dorman (950). Byrnes (973) finished 11th. The tournament consisted of three rounds over two days. The Bulldogs were led by individual state runner-up Trent Phillips (214) and Harrison... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
SC stunt pilot who performed Beaufort Water Festival dies in Georgia crashBeaufort Water Festival's air show in past years and was scheduled to perform a
SC stunt pilot who performed Beaufort Water Festival dies in Georgia crash
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
Beaufort Water Festival's air show in past years and was scheduled to perform at the festival again July 23. Connell is a North Augusta native and University of South Carolina graduate living in Trenton, S.C., according to his Facebook page. He... Read more
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Daily Press
Locals winless as Porter, Young, Trent highlight Hampton EYBLfour EYBL weekends – the finale is May 28-30 near Atlanta -- determine the qual
Locals winless as Porter, Young, Trent highlight Hampton EYBL
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
four EYBL weekends – the finale is May 28-30 near Atlanta -- determine the qualifiers for July’s prestigious Peach Jam in North Augusta, S.C., and Williams’ group is likely to miss the tournament for the second consecutive year. # Last spring and... Read more
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ESPN
Marcus Lattimore:a month around the state, with compensation ranging from $2,000 to $7,500. On t
Marcus Lattimore:
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
a month around the state, with compensation ranging from $2,000 to $7,500. On the day before his graduation, he was in North Augusta, South Carolina, speaking about his faith and football journey in front of a few hundred people on the National... Read more
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Island Packet
SC stunt pilot who performed Beaufort Water Festival dies in Georgia crashCarolina stunt pilot who has performed at the Beaufort Water Festival died duri
SC stunt pilot who performed Beaufort Water Festival dies in Georgia crash
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Carolina stunt pilot who has performed at the Beaufort Water Festival died during a plane crash Saturday. Connell is a North Augusta native and University of South Carolina graduate living in Trenton, S.C., according to his Facebook page. He... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Connell's flight instructor: "He will always be remembered by those who flew with him"."Sunday, May 15, 2016 NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- "He was anxious. He wa
Connell's flight instructor: "He will always be remembered by those who flew with him"."
News 12 Augusta / Posted 11 days ago
Sunday, May 15, 2016 NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- "He was anxious. He wasn't at all afraid." Those were Bob Smith's first memories of Greg Connell long before he became a beloved area stunt pilot. Aside from being a meteorologist for News 12... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pilot of deadly PDK crash identifiedplane crash during an airshow. The DeKalb County Medical Examiner confirms tha
Pilot of deadly PDK crash identified
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
plane crash during an airshow. The DeKalb County Medical Examiner confirms that pilot was 50-year-old Greg Connell from North Augusta, S.C. Officials say he was the only person on board his Pitts Special biplane when it suddenly lost control and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
PDK Airshow plane crash: What we know & What's nextthe pilot? The Medial Examiner's Office in DeKalb County confirmed Sunday that
PDK Airshow plane crash: What we know & What's next
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
the pilot? The Medial Examiner's Office in DeKalb County confirmed Sunday that the pilot was 50-year-old Greg Connell from North Augusta, S.C. He flew "Wolfpitts" with the "Greg Connell Airshow" in South Carolina and was in Atlanta-area Saturday... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Pilot of deadly PDK crash identifiedplane crash during an airshow. The DeKalb County Medical Examiner confirms tha
Pilot of deadly PDK crash identified
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
plane crash during an airshow. The DeKalb County Medical Examiner confirms that pilot was 50-year-old Greg Connell from North Augusta, S.C. Officials say he was the only person on board his Pitts Special biplane when it suddenly lost control and... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Aerobatic Pilot Lost In PDK Airshow Accidentat a number of SouthEast airshows, flying a number of Pitts variants. His airsh
Aerobatic Pilot Lost In PDK Airshow Accident
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
at a number of SouthEast airshows, flying a number of Pitts variants. His airshow website notes that he was, "...raised in North Augusta, SC. Greg graduated from North Augusta High School, where he lettered in Football and Golf. He graduated from... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Two fire investigators heading up deadly Augusta fire case continue search for causethe county. Aiken Public Safety has an arson team comprised of four fire invest
Two fire investigators heading up deadly Augusta fire case continue search for cause
News 12 Augusta / Posted 13 days ago
the county. Aiken Public Safety has an arson team comprised of four fire investigators, and four additional team members. North Augusta has certified arson investigators. Columbia County does not have an investigators, so they call the state fire... Read more
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Daily Press
Boo Williams EYBL team wants to leverage home court advantageand once Sunday, at 9:30 a.m. against Team CP3. Every squad is competing for a
Boo Williams EYBL team wants to leverage home court advantage
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
and once Sunday, at 9:30 a.m. against Team CP3. Every squad is competing for a spot in the EYBL championship Peach Jam in North Augusta, S.C., July 6-10. The league's top 24 teams earn a place in the final tournament. After a mediocre start, the... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Salvation Army making summer less miserable for those in needSaturday, May 14, donations of canned food, electric fans, and bottled water wi
Salvation Army making summer less miserable for those in need
News 12 Augusta / Posted 13 days ago
Saturday, May 14, donations of canned food, electric fans, and bottled water will be accepted at Walmart on Knox Avenue in North Augusta from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can also drop off donations at any of Salvation Army's CSRA locations... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Final flight: Honor flight program takes last trip to D.C. from South Carolinawho have not already made the trip. Details are at www.honorflight.org. Bill B
Final flight: Honor flight program takes last trip to D.C. from South Carolina
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
who have not already made the trip. Details are at www.honorflight.org. Bill Bengtson, a native of Florence, Alabama, has worked for Aiken Communications since 1996, providing pictures and stories for the Aiken Standard and The North Augusta... Read more
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Daily Press
Nike EYBL brings top-flight grassroots basketball to Hamptonin April, one in Atlanta from May 28-30 — participating teams fight for a spot
Nike EYBL brings top-flight grassroots basketball to Hampton
Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
in April, one in Atlanta from May 28-30 — participating teams fight for a spot in the EYBL championship Peach Jam in North Augusta, S.C., July 6-10. The league's top 24 teams earn a place in the final tournament. "The losses follow you, just... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Fox Creek ready for the challenges of the Upper State softball title seriesThursday, May 12, 2016 North Augusta, SC--We're running out of teams left stil
Fox Creek ready for the challenges of the Upper State softball title series
News 12 Augusta / Posted 14 days ago
Thursday, May 12, 2016 North Augusta, SC--We're running out of teams left still alive in the state playoffs with just a couple teams left swinging the bats on the diamonds. One of them, the Fox Creek softball team. Now, two wins way from playing for... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook May 12thWestern Carolina. Wisconsin and Texas A&M offered Pendleton DE and USC target
Recruiting Notebook May 12th
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Western Carolina. Wisconsin and Texas A&M offered Pendleton DE and USC target Brad Johnson. USC target DE Tre Lawson of North Augusta was offered Wednesday by from Colorado State. USC continues to monitor the progress of 2016 WR Jeriko Morris... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Be happy with your life, ex-USC star Lattimore says at prayer lunchNORTH AUGUSTA — After Marcus Lattimore suffered a catastrophic knee injury agai
Be happy with your life, ex-USC star Lattimore says at prayer lunch
North Augusta Today / Posted 16 days ago
NORTH AUGUSTA — After Marcus Lattimore suffered a catastrophic knee injury against Tennessee in 2012, doctors told him he had a 20 percent chance of walking again. Not playing football again – just walking. It was, the former Gamecock star said, the... Read more
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North Augusta Today
North Augusta doesn't have enough money for new gymsThe North Augusta City Coun­cil found out May 2 that it has about half the mone
North Augusta doesn't have enough money for new gyms
North Augusta Today / Posted 16 days ago
The North Augusta City Coun­cil found out May 2 that it has about half the money it needs to add two gyms to the Riverview Park Activities Center. The cheapest of three options will cost about $4.8 million, and the city has about $2.5... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Super Bowl MVP Hines Ward Arrives in AugustaJulia Hatcher - Augusta Prep (Bronze) Anna Robertson - Westminster All Around
Super Bowl MVP Hines Ward Arrives in Augusta
News 12 Augusta / Posted 16 days ago
Julia Hatcher - Augusta Prep (Bronze) Anna Robertson - Westminster All Around Male Athlete (Gold) -Rashad Byrd -North Augusta (Silver) Liam Welch - Aquinas (Bronze) D'Ante Smith - Grovetown Amateur Star - Jeff Spires Collegiate Star... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Augusta Riverwalk and North Augusta Greeneway connection just a visionTuesday, May 10, 2016 News 12 First at Five NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) --
Augusta Riverwalk and North Augusta Greeneway connection just a vision
News 12 Augusta / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 News 12 First at Five NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) -- A plan to connect two cities for people to walk, run or bike. Margaret Woodard/ Augusta Downtown Development Authority 15:15:56"you can literally hop on the Riverwalk... Read more
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Island Packet
High school sports, May 10: Battery Creek softball falls in extra inningsMcBride added a 77 as Bluffton finished with a total of 311 at Wescott Plantati
High school sports, May 10: Battery Creek softball falls in extra innings
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
McBride added a 77 as Bluffton finished with a total of 311 at Wescott Plantation, seven shots behind winners North Augusta. Wando qualified second, five shots ahead of the Bobcats.BOYS’ SOCCER Beaufort Academy 4, The King’s Academy... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Riverwalk Revival hopes to be turning point for Jessye Norman Amphitheaterinclude extending the Riverwalk to the 13th Street Bridge in Downtown Augusta a
Riverwalk Revival hopes to be turning point for Jessye Norman Amphitheater
News 12 Augusta / Posted 18 days ago
include extending the Riverwalk to the 13th Street Bridge in Downtown Augusta and possibly connecting the the Greeneway in North Augusta. Those plans are expected to take about a year to be built, but Claussen says he and other organizers will get... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Disc golf association enjoys decade of growth in Columbia Countythe PDGA Pro Disc Golf Championships. An event of comparable size, the National
Disc golf association enjoys decade of growth in Columbia County
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 19 days ago
the PDGA Pro Disc Golf Championships. An event of comparable size, the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships held in North Augusta, was estimated to have an economic impact of more than $478,000 last month, according to the Augusta Sports... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
The cyber impact being felt all the way in Aiken CountyFort Gordon that are working on this because based on some of the infrastructur
The cyber impact being felt all the way in Aiken County
News 12 Augusta / Posted 21 days ago
Fort Gordon that are working on this because based on some of the infrastructure needs out at one of the gates we know the North Augusta and some areas in Aiken County are just as close," Williams said. Having existing structures is something... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Gamecock great Marcus Lattimore in North AugustaThursday, May 5, 2016 North Augusta, SC--A special guest in North Augusta Thur
Gamecock great Marcus Lattimore in North Augusta
News 12 Augusta / Posted 21 days ago
Thursday, May 5, 2016 North Augusta, SC--A special guest in North Augusta Thursday at the annual mayor's national day of prayer luncheon. Former Gamecock great Marcus Lattimore on hand to talk to the hundreds who were on hand. Due to a NCAA rule,... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Maxwell Perform "Lake by the Ocean" on "Colbert"at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing arts 08-04 Clearwater, FL - Richard
Watch Maxwell Perform "Lake by the Ocean" on "Colbert"
Pitchfork / Posted 21 days ago
at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing arts 08-04 Clearwater, FL - Richard B. Baumgardner Center for the Performing Arts 08-06 North Augusta, SC - Richmond County Civic Center 08-07 Jacksonville, FL - Times-Union Center for the Performing... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
National Day of Prayer services around the CSRABuilding, Laurens St. & Hayne Ave. 12:00-1:00 pm. O'Dell Weeks Recreation Cent
National Day of Prayer services around the CSRA
News 12 Augusta / Posted 22 days ago
Building, Laurens St. & Hayne Ave. 12:00-1:00 pm. O'Dell Weeks Recreation Center. 1700 Whiskey Road. 6:45-8:00 pm. North Augusta: Mayor's Prayer Luncheon at the North Augusta Community Center featuring former USC running back Marcus... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lowcountry High School Playoff Roundup (5/4)4 Bluffton 1 - Skye Moore had a 3-run double to help lead the Knights to the Di
Lowcountry High School Playoff Roundup (5/4)
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 22 days ago
4 Bluffton 1 - Skye Moore had a 3-run double to help lead the Knights to the District V title. Summerville 5 North Augusta 2 - The Green Wave win the District VI title and advance to Lower States where they'll host Stratford on... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Matt NeSmith named first team All SECplayed." NeSmith is now a three-time All-SEC selection, including First Team h
Matt NeSmith named first team All SEC
News 12 Augusta / Posted 22 days ago
played." NeSmith is now a three-time All-SEC selection, including First Team honors in each of the past two seasons. The North Augusta, S.C., native leads the Gamecocks and ranks 10th in the league with a 71.27 stroke average this season, and his... Read more
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North Augusta Today
North Augusta High engineering team holds expoThe Student Engineering Team at North Augusta High School held an exposition of
North Augusta High engineering team holds expo
North Augusta Today / Posted 23 days ago
The Student Engineering Team at North Augusta High School held an exposition of their award-winning program on April 16 at the North Augusta Activities Center with more than 300 people in attendance, according to a news release from the Aiken Public... Read more
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North Augusta Today
Aiken County Teacher of Year shares love of literature with studentsabout it so much I have to say, ‘You have to stop talking now, someone else has
Aiken County Teacher of Year shares love of literature with students
North Augusta Today / Posted 23 days ago
about it so much I have to say, ‘You have to stop talking now, someone else has to talk,’” said Dr. Elisabeth Hardy, a North Augusta High School advanced placement English teacher who last week was named Aiken County’s Teacher of the Year. “And... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Clemson coaches pay visit to Robinson's schoolteammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves U
Clemson coaches pay visit to Robinson's school
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
teammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves USC to the top of the listDE Tre Lawson of North Augusta Sunday named USC as his favorite, the first time in Lawson’s recruiting process he’s named a clear cut leader.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook May 3rdteammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves U
Recruiting Notebook May 3rd
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
teammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves USC to the top of the listDE Tre Lawson of North Augusta Sunday named USC as his favorite, the first time in Lawson’s recruiting process he’s named a clear cut leader.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Williams saw reasons to return Clemson to his listteammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves U
Williams saw reasons to return Clemson to his list
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
teammate WR Justin Marshall who has a USC offer. Published May 2Lawson moves USC to the top of the listDE Tre Lawson of North Augusta Sunday named USC as his favorite, the first time in Lawson’s recruiting process he’s named a clear cut leader.... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Scam artist hijack local realtor's listingsMay 2, 2016 NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) The website and rental listing are
Scam artist hijack local realtor's listings
News 12 Augusta / Posted 24 days ago
May 2, 2016 NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) The website and rental listing are legitimate, but the contact number doesn't connect to an agent or homeowner. The number goes to a scam artist. Bad guys are hijacking local realtors' listings and posting... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Lawson moves USC to the top of the listMay 02, 2016By Phil Kornblut Tre Lawson DE Tre Lawson of North Augusta Sunday
Lawson moves USC to the top of the list
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
May 02, 2016By Phil Kornblut Tre Lawson DE Tre Lawson of North Augusta Sunday named USC as his favorite, the first time in Lawson’s recruiting process he’s named a clear cut leader. Previously he had USC and... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Take Me Home: "Meet Nero"some tricks as well. This big guy loves belly rubs; once you start, he won't le
Take Me Home: "Meet Nero"
News 12 Augusta / Posted 24 days ago
some tricks as well. This big guy loves belly rubs; once you start, he won't let you stop. Animal control picked him up in North Augusta and now he's looking for a forever home. If you would like to visit with him and see if he could be a good fit... Read more
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News 12 Augusta
Project Jackson talks continue on company building new Greenjackets stadiumMonday, May 2, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- The North Augusta City Adminis
Project Jackson talks continue on company building new Greenjackets stadium
News 12 Augusta / Posted 25 days ago
Monday, May 2, 2016 AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- The North Augusta City Administrator could finally sign off on an agreement for the company expected to build the Greenjackets new stadium. The vote by the city council has been put off multiple times... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
High School Playoff Scores (4/30)game on Monday. Stratford 6 Bluffton 3 - The Knights will host the District V
High School Playoff Scores (4/30)
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 26 days ago
game on Monday. Stratford 6 Bluffton 3 - The Knights will host the District V title game on Wednesday. Summerville 5 North Augusta 0 - The Green Wave will host the District VI title game on Wednesday Conway 9 Cane Bay 8 - The Cobras season... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Locals honored in Port Fleming awardsthe play for the Porter Fleming award this year, and I did and I was surprised
Locals honored in Port Fleming awards
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 26 days ago
the play for the Porter Fleming award this year, and I did and I was surprised it was selected,” La Mantia said. Cook, a North Augusta resident, placed second in the Plays category for his play A Playby Theodore Janus. Garcia is also familiar... Read more
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