Shooting claim was prank, police say

...called the Grovetown Department of Public Safety just before 2 p.m. claiming that he was at a home on the 300 block of Sugar Creek Drive near Grovetown and that he'd shot his mother there, according to county dispatchers. When deputies arrived...

Grovetown man charged with beating ex-girlfriend

...beating his ex-girlfriend unconscious, according to Columbia County authorities.George Scott Dillard, 45, of Sugar Creek Drive, was charged with aggravated assault, kidnapping, burglary and two counts of cruelty to children.Dillard's...

Columbia County indictments charge four in violent crimes

A Columbia County grand jury has indicted four people accused in violent crimes.George Scott Dillard, 46, of Sugar Creek Drive in Grovetown, was indicted on charges of kidnapping, burglary, aggravated assault, terroristic threats, criminal...

Powerful storms sweep through Augusta region

...County emergency radio broadcasts.Crews worked to remove downed trees across roadways, including Oakley Pirkle Road, Sugar Creek Drive, Evans to Locks Road and in the Springlakes subdivision.Power lines were reported down near several residential...

Columbia County to consider uses for $38 million in bonds

...starts coming in. Construction of a fire station in Leah and another south of Interstate 20, and an addition to one in Sugar Creek, might start in October, county Emergency and Operations Director Pam Tucker said. Within eight months, Martinez-Columbia...

Ambulance coverage shift to be considered

...moving an ambulance station from Sugar Creek, near the Lewiston Road and Interstate...nearby, Mrs. Tucker said the Sugar Creek ambulance likely will remain where...county's five ambulance bays, Sugar Creek is the closest to I-20. "It...

Metro | Columbia County Commission
Officials set list of sales tax projects

...1.48 million Command vehicle$150,000$0$0$150,000$0 Aerial truck$800,000$0$0$800,000$0 Sugar Creek station addition$308,333$308,333$0$0$308,333 Animal Control facility$2,836,667$2,836,667...

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Business licenses

...LLC, 500 Duncan Road, North Augusta CSRA Heating/Cooling LLC, Washington, Ga. CSRA Pool Services Inc., 102 Sugar Creek Court, Grovetown D.B. Herrmann Construction, Millen, Ga. Davis Barber Shop, 1330 Bruce St. Dean's Salon...

Few complaints come as changes take shape

...well under way, and we expect to get those four locations moved in by September," she said. Those stations are on Sugar Creek Drive, Old Louisville Road, Clary Cut Road and Ray Owens Road. Other people, however, say there are unresolved...

Across the Area

...Road/Creek Bend Drive by the Euchee Creek Bridge; International Parkway/Chamblin Road; Fire Station No. 7 on Sugar Creek Drive in Grovetown.Georgia Golf Hall of Fame is disbandedATLANTA --- Gov. Sonny Perdue signed legislation Wednesday...