Missing man's body discovered at Thurmond Lake

...area more than two weeks ago was found Tuesday morning.Deputy Coroner Harriett Garrison said the body of Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was discovered about 7:35 a.m. floating more than 100 yards off the beach at West Dam recreation area by...

Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...continued the search Tuesday for a man who went missing from a lake recreation area more than a week ago.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just before 3 p.m. May 18 off the beach at West Dam recreation area next to...

Memorial Day weekend delay likely in search for man missing in Thurmond Lake

...operator who went missing Monay at West Dam recreation area will likely be suspended for the holiday weekend.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just before 3 p.m. off the beach at the park when some beach-goers saw him...

By the Book: Frances Mayes to visit Columbia County Library

...will play host to a reading at the Headquarters Library on Telfair Street, April 30 at 6 p.m. Laurel Blossom, Linda Lee Harper, Ed Wilson and several other notable local poets will share their work. Each poet will also give his or her favorite...

Missing man thrown from personal watercraft identified as search continues at Thurmond Lake

...who has been missing since Monday afternoon in the waters of Thurmond Lake's West Dam Recreation area.Christopher Lee Harper, 43, was last seen just before 3 p.m. Monday riding his Yamaha WaveRunner about 250 yards off shore near Thurmond...

The Artside: New exhibits include Entrekin's realist paintings, clay teapots

...University of South Carolina.CONGRATULATIONS to several members of the Augusta Authors Club on recent publications. Linda Lee Harper and Jo Ann Hoffman are included in the inaugural issue of Fall Lines, a literary journal based in Columbia. Jane Blanchard...

The Artside: Photographs by GRU's Rust featured at Kentucky park

...Saturday, something of a calmer nature might be in order. The Book Tavern will host a reading by poets Al Black and Linda Lee Harper at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, and New Moon Cafe next door will offer a special brunch menu for the occasion. The...

For the record

...of a law enforcement officerClark Allen Bland, 50, of the 200 block of Greene Street, possession of cocaineRonald Lee Harper, 46, of the 2200 block of Darlington Drive, obstruction of a law enforcement officer and a misdemeanor count of simple...

Book roundup

...University of South Carolina. TITLE: Small Waves WHO: Augusta and Batesburg-Leesville, S.C., resident Linda Lee Harper WHAT: Poetry about the beach and sea RELEASED: Nov. 13 TITLE: Circling the Savannah: Cultural Landmarks of the Central...

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Arts calendar

...Writers Inc. meets third Mondays, bring copies of your work (at least eight) to be read and discussed, call Linda Lee Harper at 860-1876; 1336 Augusta West Parkway; 860-2310. BORDERS BOOKS & MUSIC: Children's story time 1 p.m. Saturdays...

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