Agreement that will trigger major changes along the Savannah River to be signed on Wednesday

...several months the planned development of the new facility, to be named Thurmond Marina.During the closure, boaters can use nearby boat ramps at Cherokee Day Use Area in Lincoln County, and Keg Creek and Wildwood Park in Columbia County.

Fall festivals on tap at many churches

...org or (706) 821-1742FALL FESTIVALWHEN: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25WHERE: Word of Life Church at Keg Creek, 6389 Washington RoadWHAT: Inflatables; food; games; prizes; giveawaysMORE INFO: (706) 513-1735 or wolchurch...

Halloween events

...A Tricky Treat; free; bn.comFALL FESTIVAL: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, Word of Life Church at Keg Creek, 6389 Washington Road, Appling; food, games, prizes, giveaways; free; (706) 513-1735 or wolchurch.netWESLEY...

Teen hurt in Thurmond Lake accident still critical

...spokeswoman Jennifer Scott said Sunday.Thomas Marshall Jay was airlifted to the hospital Aug. 17 after the accident in the Keg Creek area.Capt. Mark Padgett, of the Geor gia Department of Natural Resources, said the teen, who was a passenger on...

DOT awards contracts for 2 projects

...Transportation Monday.Washington Road will get a passing lane between Leah and Pollards Corner and a new bridge over Keg Creek in Columbia County in a $9.9 million project. The department awarded the contract to E.R. Snell Contractor of Snellville...

Teen in critical condition after Thurmond Lake accident

...personal watercraft on Thurmond Lake on Saturday, officials said. Columbia County sheriff's deputies were called to the Keg Creek boat ramp about 3:30 p.m., Capt. Steve Morris said. The teen, whose name and sex have not been released, fell...

Water scooter victim still hospitalized

...Department of Natural Resources was called to investigate after Thomas Marshall Jay, 14, was injured in the water near Keg Creek about 3:30 p.m. Saturday.Capt. Mark Padgett said the teen was a passenger on one water scooter traveling with...

Power outages continue

...Galahad Dr. As of 10:00 a.m.Salt has been spread on Keg Creek bridge on Washington Rd.Traffic signal at Evans to...Galahad Dr. As of 10:00 a.m.Salt has been spread on Keg Creek bridge on Washington Rd.Crew is delivering temporary...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughters keep legends of country, soul music alive

...museum restages the event down the road and offers it to the general public. EARLIER IN THE DAY, I was invited to the Keg Creek house of Dean and Tank Tankersley to have lunch with their special guest, Jett Williams.Williams spent a few days in...

Hank Williams' daughter makes most of her trip to the Augusta area

My friend, Leonard "Tank" Tankersley, who lives on Keg Creek Drive overlooking Thurmond Lake, loves to fish and hunt during the seasons, but loves country music at any time.So when he...