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...is one of the best possible gifts because it's something that a couple can enjoy and experience together. Let's take a quick look at what the final few weeks of the year have in store musically. Families are an integral part of the annual Dance Augusta...

Worn-out hardwood floor? Give it a fresh coat of paint

Worn and faded hardwood floors can drag down the look of a room. But having scuffed floors sanded down and re-stained can be expensive and messy.One alternative that's gaining...

City administrator looks back on busy first year

A "whirlwind" first year saw City Ad­min­istrator Janice Allen Jackson taking on two city budgets and a sales tax referendum, implementing a stormwater utility fee and completing massive renovations at the city government campus.

Five South Aiken baseball players have signing ceremony

...Trey Polewski (Armstrong State) each wore a hat to reflect their college choice."I love these guys," said Mills, who looks forward to playing close to home at the next level. "It's been a pleasure playing with them."The five helped South Aiken...

Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...airlines, up 3 percent from last year. (AAA's forecast shows fewer fliers because it looks at a five-day period, while the airline group looks at 12 days.)Airfare is basically flat compared to last year, with a mere 0.3 percent or...

Clemson's Deshaun Watson making case in Heisman race

...and when the ball is snapped, is as good as I've ever seen and ever been around," Scott said. "He gets us out of bad looks and gets us into good situations."Don't expect Watson to start touting himself for the Heisman. He'll let his teammates...

Georgia trying to fix red-zone offense

...that didn't cost us the game."Georgia won 20-13.Richt on why the pitch to Michel: "The reason is there are certain looks (on the power)...If they run a certain defensive front, your quarterback might have to shield off the end man on the...

College football midweek: Arkansas State on pace to win Sun Belt

...The Tigers have to avoid looking ahead to next week's game vs. South Carolina.Georgia: Cue Admiral Ackbar. This game looks like a trap, with Georgia Tech looming on the horizon.Georgia Southern: The Eagles are only a two-touchdown underdog against...

Doctors, Trinity hospitals are Top Performers

...our expectations for accredited hospitals, they are rising to meet those new expectations," he said.The commission now looks at 49 "accountability measures of care" that Chassin said have a direct impact on improving patient care, such as limiting...

Dine & Dish: Ephesus is hidden gem for Greek food

...flavor is so great, it should stand alone.) The Iskender Kebab was not the prettiest dish, but it more than makes up for its looks in taste. The combination of the tangy yogurt and rich tomato sauce dresses up the gyro meat, and the pita croutons are sturdy...