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2 men arrested in Walgreens crash

...with crashing a stolen truck into the Walgreens on Furys Ferry Road at Evans to Locks Road early Friday, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.About 4:20 a.m., someone crashed the Ford F-150 through the front entrance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-26/2-arrested-1-walgreens
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR BEER, WINE & DISTILLED SPIRITS ALCOHOLIC...

...3 Golf Champions Retreat LLC dba CHAMPIONS RETREAT GOLF CLUB located at 37 Champions Retreat in Evans has applied to Columbia County for an Alcoholic Beverage License to sell beer, wine and distilled spirits for on premise consumption at this location...

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Wreck kills Grovetown woman

...at about 1:30 p.m. She over-corrected, veered across oncoming lanes and off the left shoulder, according to Columbia County sheriff's Deputy Bobby Bradford. The SUV flipped over at least twice ejecting Shipley and her passenger, Maurice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-22/columbia-county-wreck-victim
Rants & Raves

...revenue-generating stations, and I'd say you have pretty well shown everyone that they serve a purpose. RANT TO COLUMBIA County "helicopter parents." Children will adapt to change. Taught early to accept changes builds character and adaptability...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-21/rants-raves
NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR BEER, WINE & DISTILLED SPIRITS ALCOHOLIC...

...3 Golf Champions Retreat LLC dba CHAMPIONS RETREAT GOLF CLUB located at 37 Champions Retreat in Evans has applied to Columbia County for an Alcoholic Beverage License to sell beer, wine and distilled spirits for on premise consumption at this location...

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I-20 wreck slowing traffic

A one-car accident is causing traffic to slow on I-20 westbound near the Harlem exit, according to Columbia County dispatch. The driver suffered minor injuries after losing control of the vehicle, and a wrecker is en route to tow the car.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-16/i-20-wreck-slowing-traffic
2 suspects sought for attempted kidnapping

...on Thursday.The suspects were caught on tape at the Grovetown Wal-Mart store prior to the incident, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.At about 2:30 p.m., deputies responded to the 1300 block of Hawksmoor Way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-16/2-suspects-sought-atte
1 dead after accident involving tractor-trailer in Martinez

...on Crosstowne Court and Columbia Industrial Boulevard in reference to a man trapped under a container, according to Columbia County dispatch.Hours later, emergency workers and a wrecker remained at the scene. A call and a text message to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-10/1-dead-after-accident-
Columbia County public hearing for rezoning plan draws large crowd, parent concerns

...offered by Fort Gordon's new Cyber Command Center, as well as retail and tech companies will bring new students to Columbia County schools, some already experiencing overcrowding. The rezoning would limit the number of portable classrooms in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-08/columbia-county-public-he
Home building permits increase in Columbia County, decrease in Augusta

...construction. "It's not surprising."Census estimates released last year show more than 2,800 people relocated to Columbia County than moved away in 2013.The trend was the opposite in Augusta, where records indicate that 1,756 more people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-12/home-building-permits-increa