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Local 12-year-old with double lung transplant meets golfer Erik Compton

In a story of firsts, a journey from two operating rooms crosses on a Masters green and leaves a lasting impression on both a local girl and a pro golfer.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:54:41 GMT

Custodian fired after allegedly peeking into high school girl's bathroom

A custodian for Greenbrier High School has been terminated for peeking into the girl's bathroom, according to Columbia County School Board Member Mike Sleeper.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:25:23 GMT

Columbia County's traffic control cameras speed up busy roads

It's a system designed to save you time on your way to work and back, and it's a first of its kind in the state.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:54:20 GMT

Neighbors want speed limit lowered after dog is killed

Neighbors living along Glenwood Drive say drivers often use their street going from Pine Log to Silver Bluff Road. But they say, people are traveling way too fast.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:41:43 GMT

UPDATE | Columbia County leaders take back approval for Lights of the South

The Columbia County Commission has taken back approval for Lights of the South, according to a representative for the venue.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:53:52 GMT

I-20W backed up after accident near Belair Road exit

Traffic was backed up after an accident on I-20 westbound near exit 194, Belair Road, Columbia County Dispatch confirmed.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:32:43 GMT

One person shot near Gordon Hwy gas station

Richmond County deputies are searching for the suspect in a shooting near a gas station on Gordon Highway.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:46:37 GMT

Grand reopening of North Augusta Greeneway delayed

The grand reopening of the North Augusta Greeneway and the new fitness area along the trail has been delayed, according to Rick Meyer with Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:25:46 GMT

Fort Gordon one of 10 military bases losing its wounded warrior transition care unit

The U.S. Army is shutting down a number of the specialized medical units that were set up at military bases around the country to help care for severely wounded warriors returning from battle.

Published: Sat, 18 Apr 2015 03:26:04 GMT

Richmond County deputies could have body cameras by summer

The Richmond County Sheriff's Office says all deputies could be outfitted with new body cameras as early as July.

Published: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:34:04 GMT