Around the block

Phinizy Swamp and Nature Park will hold a Blue Moon Hike from 9-11 p.m. on Friday.

Augusta-area groups capitalize on New Horizons mission to Pluto

As new images of Pluto filter in from NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, local groups are offering educational programs to put the latest discoveries in perspective.

Elizabeth Norris

No matter where her career has taken her, Elizabeth Norris has always been in the business of customer service.

Don't sell college short

USCA is a strong, well-developed, overperforming institution.

Documentary 'Discovering Dave ? Spirit Captured in Clay' on Edgefield slave potter wins acclaim

The story of a 19th-century Edge­field, S.C., slave potter has reached film audiences coast-to-coast and won numerous awards in the nearly two years since its premiere.

University, USCA sign agreement

University Hospital and USC Aiken signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will allow students to do a clinical rotation at the health care system.

Juilliard in Aiken marks 7th year with tribute to late co-founder

Although one of the founders of Juilliard in Aiken died last April, his legacy continues.

Biz Bits

Biz Bits honor people and businesses that get awards, earn certifications or become appointed to civic boards.

Thousands turn out for Rock Fore! Dough concert

It was hot by the time A Thousand Horses took the stage on Tuesday, but the heat didn't deter thousands of concert-goers from making this year's Drive for Show, Rock Fore! Dough the largest yet.

Women in Philanthropy group award more than $132,000 in grants to women, children services

Nine grants, totalling $132,800, were awarded by Women in Philanthropy to organizations that provide services to women and children.