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LEGACY WRITING: Winter is fantastic

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 7:16 p.m.

Would you like to know all about winter? First, winter weather includes a possibility of snow, hail or sleet. When we get snow where I live, I’m as happy as a kid on Christmas morning.

PAW PRINTS: Getting Santa out of the chimney

By Bryant Ross

Paw Prints

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 7:16 p.m.

Santa got stuck in my chimney. He is too fat because he ate too many cookies. He also drank too much milk. When he tried to go down the chimney, he …

Arts incorporated into STEM at NAMS

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 5:22 p.m.

North Augusta Middle School is placing an emphasis on the arts.

North Augusta students give back for holidays

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 7:45 p.m.

North Augusta High School’s student body came together once again to help brighten Christmas morning for local families.

Local author, columnist speaks to Merriwether Middle UPDATED

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 4:47 p.m.

Local author and newspaper columnist, Marti Healy visited sixth and seventh grade students at Merriwether Middle School in North Augusta. She …

CREEK SPEAKS: Learning about weather UPDATED

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 4:48 p.m.

Mrs. Bennett’s fourth-grade class has been learning about weather.

NAHS students attend anti-bullying event

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 6:29 p.m.

??North Augusta High School students and staff attended the 2014 Youth Anti-Bullying and School Safety Summit in Columbia. The program is designed to …

Belvedere holds DARE graduation

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 4:57 p.m.

On Nov. 21, Belvedere Elementary held its fifth-grade DARE graduation at Belvedere First Baptist Church. Officer Tom Rogers presented DARE pins to …

Project Unify brings special-needs students, buddies together UPDATED

Sunday, December 7, 2014 5:40 p.m.

Every time Tamra Ashley arrived at the plate during a kickball tournament, the Aiken Middle School special-needs student would get a solid hit and …

NAMS students participate in on site field trip UPDATED

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014 6:21 p.m.

On Nov. 24, North Augusta Middle School sixth-grade students participated in an on-site field trip. Presenters from around the CSRA volunteered their …

Legion Auxiliary celebrates American Education Week UPDATED

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014 6:19 p.m.

The National Education Association was one of the creators and original sponsors of American Education Week.

North Augusta High Jacket Regiment spreads holiday spirit in Chicago UPDATED

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 2:10 p.m.

The Jacket Regiment has been a staple of the North Augusta Christmas parade. This year, they also took their talents up North to spread some holiday …

North Augusta High construction progressing UPDATED

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 1:10 p.m.

Substantial work should be completed on the North Augusta High School Science and Technology wing by May 1, according to a progress report presented …

Art project raises awareness for hunger

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:41 p.m.

Second-graders in Meredith Leopard’s art class are doing their part to help raise awareness for an important issue.

Fox Creek excellent once again

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Tuesday, November 25, 2014 6:13 p.m.

On Nov. 14, Fox Creek High School received word it had earned an Excellent rating on the school report card for the fifth straight year. The rating …

4th-grader creates Buddy Bench

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 6:13 p.m.

Brayden Rutland is a self described handyman.

BEE’S BUZZ: Mad Science Show amazes students

By Stephen Johnston and Tyler Hughes

Bee’s Buzz

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:47 p.m.

Whoosh! That is the sound of flash paper burning through the air. We are at the Mad Science Show. The students at Hammond Hill Elementary who sold at …

CREEK SPEAKS: What does it mean to be free?

By Bliss Sherlock

Creek Speaks

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:47 p.m.

Have you ever wondered what it feels like to be free?

PAW PRINTS: The importance of education

By Avery Quiller

Paw Prints

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:47 p.m.

Do you know what education will do for you? Last week was American Education Week. I am going to tell you why education is important.

BEE’S BUZZ: Fundraising trip was awesome

By Macie Mathis

Bee’s Buzz

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:47 p.m.

I can’t believe I was able to go on a Hummer limo ride. I sold 20 items of cookie dough for this privilege. The group and I went to the Living …

Aiken County School District earns five-year accreditation

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 6:13 p.m.

The Aiken County Public School District has been accredited for another five years, receiving an above-average rating from the eight-member team that …

School Board swears in new, returning members UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 6:13 p.m.

School Board Attorney William Burkhalter swore in three returning and two new members to the Aiken County Board of Education on Nov. 11.

NAMS band, chorus raise funds for trip UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 8:18 p.m.

The fine arts programs at North Augusta Middle School are preparing for competition.

Dietician shares healthy tips with PKMS students UPDATED

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Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:24 p.m.

Kim Beavers, University Hospital registered dietitian and host of “Eating Well With Kim,” helped students explore nutritional strategies in Emilia …

PAW PRINTS: History of Veterans Day

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:21 p.m.

Veterans work hard for the United States. In 1918, one of the biggest wars had ended, World War I. A year had passed, and it was 1919 and President Woodrow Wilson had claimed Nov. 11 as Armistice Day, so our veterans could get a little more recognition for what they do for us I guess you could say.

DOLPHIN DAYS: 4th grade life at North Augusta Elementary

By Taylor Spiver and Bryson Nuckols

Dolphin Days

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:21 p.m.

Fourth grade has been such an exciting year so far.

Paul Knox Middle School will hold volunteer training UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 6:26 p.m.

Paul Knox Middle School will hold volunteer training in the school’s media center on Dec. 5, Jan. 9, Feb. 6 and Mar. 5.

School District receives ‘excellent’ rating UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:24 p.m.

For the second straight year, the Aiken County School District has received an “excellent” rating on the State Department of Education’s report cards. …

Teacher named to Newberry College Hall of Fame UPDATED

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 1:57 p.m.

During class at Hammond Hill Elementary School, Jeremy Rinder enjoys playing the guitar and singing about history lessons with his fifth-graders. …

BEE’S BUZZ: Pep squad cheers at homecoming

By Kylie McNair

Bee’s Buzz

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 5:21 p.m.

At Hammond Hill Elementary, Pep Squad is fun. We cheered at the North Augusta Homecoming Game for the fans and football players. Mrs. Holloway is our …

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