Georgia Regents wins another disc golf championship UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 4:46 p.m.

Jason Lynn wrapped up his decorated collegiate disc golf career with another national title on Saturday.

Calendar briefs for April 26-30

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 1:45 p.m.

The North Augusta Rotary Club will meet on Thursdays at Manuel’s Bread Cafe in Hammond’s Ferry at 7:15 a.m. For more information, call Dan Rickabaugh at 803-640-4888.

Gov. Nikki Haley tours MOX facility at SRS

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 4:20 p.m.

Gov. Nikki Haley’s visit to the Savannah River Site’s MOX facility reaffirmed her belief that the state of South Carolina is getting a raw deal in …

Jake Smith finds his way home to play UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 2:21 p.m.

Baseball has taken Jake Smith all over the country and now has him pitching for his hometown team.

Names and Notes for April 24 UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 5:05 p.m.

Albert Robertson, a North Augusta native, was chosen as the District teacher of the year at Lexington County District One’s annual banquet on April …

New Star website offers more to readers

STAFF REPORTS

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 7:13 p.m.

The North Augusta Star’s home on the web just got a facelift.

Bookings for April 24

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 4:22 p.m.

These are the bookings recorded by the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for the dates of March 21-27. Some of the people may not have spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released. Although those listed have been arrested and charged, that does not mean they have been found guilty.

Students step into roles at Night at the Museum UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 2:21 p.m.

Those who walked through the Hammond Hill Elementary School cafeteria on Thursday night saw Babe Ruth, Eleanor Roosevelt and Amelia Earhart come to …

GOP candidates share their hopes of defeating Graham

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 4:21 p.m.

Five South Carolinians seeking the Republican nomination to the U.S. Senate clearly have one thing in common: They don’t approve of the Republican …

Aiken County Government Center begins move-ins UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 2:56 p.m.

The new Aiken County Government Center is already welcoming some staff, and County Administrator Clay Killian said the process of moving into a new …

Sweet Celebrations will benefit The RECing Crew

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 2:16 p.m.

The RECing Crew’s Sweet Celebrations is just around the corner.

Blotter for April 24

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 4:22 p.m.

According to reports from the North Augusta Department of Public Safety:

Council vote moves ‘Project Slumber’ forward UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 2:22 p.m.

Monday night’s North Augusta City Council meeting was over in less than 12 minutes, and left more questions than answers.

Man jailed for N.A. Walmart robbery UPDATED

Friday, April 18, 2014 1:32 p.m.

A Georgia man was arrested this week in connection with an armed robbery at the North Augusta Walmart in 2011, according to the North Augusta …

HHES "Night at the Museum" UPDATED

Thursday, April 17, 2014 9:52 p.m.

These are images from April 17, showing the annual "Night at the Museum" event, a project of the gifted and talented program at Hammond Hill …

Artists Guild to host watercolor workshop

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The North Augusta Artists Guild is sponsoring a two-day watercolor painting workshop with Michael Pearson, noted watercolorist and teacher from …

Library’s Tea on the Avenue starts May 10

By RENEE BURTON

Nancy Carson Library

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

It must be springtime, as bees are buzzing, pollen is falling like rain and the Nancy Carson Library’s Tea on the Avenue tickets are on sale. …

Spring Fling brings neighborly hope

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Angela Thomas, the event organizer for the North Augusta Gardens Spring Fling, wanted to do something positive for her neighborhood.

Optimist Club to host annual Easter egg dash

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The mission of the North Augusta Optimist Club is to be a “friend to the youth.”

Bookings for April 17

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

These are the bookings recorded by the North Augusta Department of Public Safety for the dates of April 4-10, 2014. Some of the people may not have spent time in jail if they posted bond and were released. Although those listed have been arrested and charged, that does not mean they have been found guilty.

Religion briefs for April 17 UPDATED

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Fairview Presbyterian Church, 1101 Carolina Ave., will hold its annual Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 19, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event …

Tickets go on sale for Florida Georgia Line

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Tickets will soon go on sale for the band Florida Georgia Line, planned for June 13 at Lake Olmstead Stadium.

North Augusta caddie flips for a win

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Benji Thompson made waves with his jump into Poppy’s Pond at the 42nd Kraft Nabisco Championship.

North Augusta man dies in motorcycle crash

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

A North Augusta man was killed in a motorcycle crash on Sunday in Edgefield County.

Churches partner for sunrise Easter service

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Grace United Methodist and First Baptist churches are coming together this Easter.

CMONA Sunday is April 27

Submitted article

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

For 30 years, Community Ministries of North Augusta, or CMONA, has provided emergency assistance to needy area residents. CMONA provides food, …

Belvedere Dixie Youth Baseball growing and seeking help

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Last year, a core group of volunteers looked to restore the tradition at the Belvedere Dixie Youth baseball field. This year, they are looking to …

Blotter for April 17

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

According to reports for the North Augusta Department of Public Safety:

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 hosts homecoming

SUBMITTED PHOTO

Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The American Legion Auxiliary Jesse C. Lynch Memorial Unit 71 hosted a homecoming reception honoring Linda Smiley, 2013-2014 president of the …

Historic Beech Island Tour will have four new stops UPDATED

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Historic Beech Island Tour will have four new sites to visit during its eighth edition, which is scheduled for April 26. Making their debut will be the Old Nail Store, Oak Lane Plantation, Susan Union Baptist Church and Bloomhill Plantation.



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