Sewage spill in Reed Creek

...6,000 gallons of sewage spilled into a tributary of Reed Creek on Tuesday when a clogged sewer line overflowed in a...Watervale and Barrington neighborhoods before connecting to Reed Creek.The Utilities department has posted signs warning of...

Making a splash

Kameron Hawk, 3, throws rocks into Reed Creek, near the Savannah Rapids Pavilion in Columbia County. Wednesday's high reached 90 degrees, and the hot weather is expected to continue. Today's forecast calls for a high of 94, with an afternoon storm.

Old Petersburg Road widening set

...Old Baston Road to Washington Road. It includes construction of two bridges and approaches over the CSX Railroad and Reed Creek. The estimated completion is spring 2017.E.R. Snell Contractor, Inc. in Snellville, Ga., won the bid for the...

Evans Boy Scout completes rare feat, earning every merit badge

...honor society. He also has completed his work to become an Eagle Scout, which includes building two log benches for Reed Creek Park Wetlands Interpretive Center. He'll turn the paperwork into the council on Friday and hopes to earn that honor...

Construction set to begin in February on River Watch Parkway extension

...counties.The project, scheduled to be complete in April 2017, includes building two bridges over the CSX Railroad and Reed Creek.Widening the existing Old Petersburg and Old Evans roads, where many churches and homes are located, required significant...

4 arrested after north Georgia deer hunter shot

...Cleveland.Harris was arrested about 22 hours after the shooting when investigators located him north of Hartwell in the Reed Creek community, where he attempted to run on foot from deputies, the sheriff said.Deputies have the gun used in the shooting...

Stormwater woes bring Columbia County scrutiny

...Creek Road. He also suggested that a study conducted at Reed Creek be acted upon."The truth is God can outdo any measure...500 to begin implementation of the study conducted at Reed Creek. Funding for the study would come out of the Columbia...

Columbia County residential building permits down, home values up in September

...Financial Services Committee. Business discussed at that meeting included renaming a small section of road that was once part of North Old Belair Orchard Place and establishing an independent fund in the amount of $57,300 for Reed Creek Park.

Thursday's welcome rain deluges some areas but skips others

...Station, 2 inches at the county's Little River Water Treatment Plant off Hardy-McManus Road and 1.8 inches at the Reed Creek Wastewater Plant off Stevens Creek Road.Farther west, areas along Thurmond Lake received much less rain, with 0...

Some Augusta bridges need repair, replacement

...Road at Spirit Creek.Columbia County has only one structurally deficient bridge, at Stevens Way over a tributary of Reed Creek, according to a 2011 report from Transportation America, which listed 36 bridges in Aiken County that require attention...