Billie Hamrick

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Billie Hamrick, 79, who entered into rest August 4, 2014, will be conducted Friday morning at 11 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. Barrett Alewine officiating. Interment in Sunset Memorial

Local youngster Kyler McKie wins age group in The Bass Federation Junior State Championships

Kyler McKie, a seventh grader at North Augusta Middle School and member of the North Augusta Fishing Team, finished first in his age group with 11.85 pounds of bass in The Bass Federation...

Haley tours Aiken County storm damage

...There have been 37 shelters set up in the state, with two in Aiken County at the Salvation Army site and North Augusta Middle School, for those without heat or power.For some residents who attended the news conference, the event gave an...

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Sean Poppy, of the Savannah River Ecology Lab, shows students at North Augusta Middle School a 1-month-old baby alligator during a special class with the lab's Outreach Program.

School begins in Aiken, Edgefield counties

Summer break is officially over Monday morning for pupils and students in Aiken and Edgefield counties.

Rants & Raves

IT LOOKS AS though we might need to start a Save the NA campaign. If I have anything to say about it, and I hope I do, nothing is going to come across that river that says Augusta GreenJackets on it.

North Augusta SWAT looks at schools' safety during tour

...annual walk-through is part of the team's training, North Augusta Public Safety Chief John Thomas said at North Augusta Middle School."We want to stay on the same page as school officials," he said, adding that keeping schools safe is a...

Augusta holds Veterans Day events

...Howlandville Road, Warrenville; (803) 663-4270NORTH AUGUSTA MIDDLE SCHOOL VETERANS DAY: 9 a.m. Monday, North Augusta Middle School gym, 725 Old Edgefield Road, North Augusta; students are encouraged to bring pictures of family members that...

Students audition for music camp

...James Brown's honor, he packed up his drums and was the first to audition.On Tuesday, the 12-year-old North Augusta Middle School pupil played for the chance to win a scholarship to the J.B. Academy of Musik Pupils, founded by The Brown...

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Start bettering our schools

...the overpaid and underworked do-nothings at the board office on Brookhaven Drive when the improvements at North Augusta Middle School are only a drop in the bucket for the needs of Aiken County schools?When North Augusta's two school board...