Southern Wesleyan joins forces with Ronald McDonald House

Staff reports

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

Southern Wesleyan University North Augusta is joining forces with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Augusta.

Lexington One’s teacher of year is North Augusta native UPDATED

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 10:07 a.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 …

Learn about Masters from A to Z in children’s book

Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Pirates, tigers and golfers marched along the track of Hammond Hill Elementary School on Thursday afternoon.

Winning in the State Level Geography Bee

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Do you know what the largest city in Honduras is? Do you know on what continent Honduras is located? Well, Duncan Crowder, a seventh-grader from Paul …

Merriwether Elementary students get creative with landforms

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Two weeks ago, the third grade classes from Merriwether Elementary School completed a landform project for their science class.

Mossy Creek’s goal for students

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Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Mossy Creek Elementary School’s goal, which is very important with our students, is building relationships and surrounding them with positive …

Hammond Hill Parade UPDATED

Friday, April 4, 2014 12:54 p.m.

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Local teacher selected to attend science institute

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Roper Mountain Science Center, a facility of Greenville County Schools, has announced that teacher Jody Swanson of Merriwether Elementary School is among a group of teachers selected to attend the Science P.L.U.S. Institute during the summer of 2014.

Late NAMS principal honored, remembered UPDATED

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Few have had a greater impact on the North Augusta community – and its schools – than Franklin Hyers.

Special Olympics attracts nearly 2,000 athletes, volunteers

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Special athlete Carrie Epps received a lot of attention from her Langley-Bath-Clearwater Middle School friends at the Area 15 Special Olympics held …

MCES Teacher of the Year: Scott Holcomb

Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Editor's note: This is the conclusion of a series profiling local teachers of the year.

Students explore electricity by building circuits

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Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Merriwether Elementary School’s fourth grade students have been learning about series and parallel circuits.

Students capture awards at science fair

Thursday, March 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Erin Redwood was interested in checking out how moisture can have an impact on bearing capacity on a given object – that is, how much weight it can …

NAMS has openings on PTO board

Thursday, March 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

North Augusta Middle School’s PTO has openings for the PTO Board for the 2014-2015 school year. The following PTO Board positions are available to any parent who will have a student attending NAMS for the 2014-2015 school year: president and vice president – administrative. For more information, call Drenda Hardy at 803-634-3838.

Fox Creek science fair results

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Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Fox Creek held its annual science fair at the end of January.

Lakeside wins Science Bowl

Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Lakeside High School of Evans, Ga., captured first place in the DOE Savannah River Science Bowl at USC Aiken on Saturday – qualifying the team for an all-expense paid trip for a national competition in Washington, D.C., on April 24 through 28.

Our Lady of Peace holds Mardi Gras celebration, fellowship

Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

On Saturday night family, friends and supporters of Our Lady of Peace Catholic School had a chance to let down their hair – figuratively and …

School district opens floor to stakeholders for five-year plan

Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

On Thursday, those who were interested to see what the Aiken County School District has in mind for the next five years met at North Augusta Elementary School.

Merriwether El visits science center for black history month

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Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

This week, the third-grade classes from Merriwether Elementary School went to the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center at USC Aiken.

Merriwether’s got talent

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Thursday, March 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Merriwether Elementary hosted its first annual talent show, “Merriwether’s Got Talent.”

Technology drives Paul Knox teacher of the year

Thursday, March 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Editor's note: This is a continuation of a series profiling local teachers of the year.

Our Lady of Peace holds benefit auction

Thursday, March 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Our Lady of Peace School is sponsoring its 15th annual benefit auction on Saturday.

Thursday, March 6, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Merriwether Middle honors Teachers of the Month

Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Merriwether Middle School is excited to announce its teacher of the month award. Each month one of the school’s outstanding teachers is highlighted throughout the community and will be nominated for the Teacher of the Year award. These outstanding teachers are nominated by the administration.

Sixth-grader to compete in swim championship

Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Zak Griffin is a sixth-grader at Merriwether Middle School in North Augusta. This weekend, he will compete in the invitation only Georgia State 14-and-under Championships held at the same pool that hosted the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.

Merriwether Elementary plays with the Augusta Symphony

Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

On Tuesday, Feb. 11, the fifth grade students at Merriwether Elementary visited USC Aiken to hear the Symphony Orchestra Augusta. For most students, this concert was their first live symphony experience.

North Augusta Middle School science fair award winners

Thursday, February 27, 2014 12:01 a.m.

North Augusta Middle School held its science fair. The following is a list of winners.

Deen named teacher of the year at NAHS

Thursday, February 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series profiling local teachers of the year.

North Augusta students place at FBLA conference

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Thursday, February 13, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The following are results from the North Augusta High School chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America District Leadership Conference and …

Snow make-up day is Feb. 17

Friday, February 7, 2014 12:01 a.m.

The Aiken County School District will make up the recent snow day closure on Monday, Feb. 17, on Presidents Day.



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