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Columbia County teams up with Grovetown and Harlem to work with consulting firm to attract new business

COLUMBIA COUNTY, Ga.(WJBF) - As Columbia County continues to boom with new businesses, the Economic Development Authority is working to bring even more merchants and companies to the county and outlying cities. Everywhere you look in Columbia County, you see more store fronts popping up. Now, the co

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-22 22:11:20

Volunteer sent lewd messages to teens

A volunteer athletics videographer was arrested last week after it was determined he had been sending explicit messages to at least two teenage Glascock County student athletes. Sheriff Jeremy Kelley confirmed Monday that Andrew Kemp, 27, of Gibson, was arrested on Nov. 9 at approximately 10:30 a.

THENEWSANDFARMER.COM - 2017-11-22 20:38:33

Child Enrichment's Child Advocacy Center Grand Opening In Thompson

Child Enrichment Inc.'s Child Advocacy Center (CAC) will expand its services to the Toombs Judicial Circuit which covers McDuffie, Glascock, Lincoln, Taliaferro, Warren, and Wilkes counties. From its offices in Thomson, GA, the Child Advocacy Center will provide forensic interviews, therapy, and adv


Harlem native co-writes hit song

HARLEM - For months, country music fans have been jiving and jamming, thanks to one local musician who helped produce a No. 1 hit song. Harlem native Ray Fulcher co-wrote the song "When It Rains It Pours," a hit that remained No. 1 for country music on the Billboard radio chart for two weeks and No.

AUGUSTA.COM - 2017-11-22 10:20:00

North Harlem Elementary School first nine weeks honor roll

A Honor Roll 3rd Grade Payton Bertsch, Maggie Crozier, Carter Hayes, Paul Huffman, Larry Kersey, Hayden Newsome, Annalee Rayle and Annabelle Summers. ^ 4th Grade Alex Bullard, Keysha Caballero-Rivera, Eder Coronado, Joaquin Crawford, Natalia Howard, William Inabinett, Adilyn Johnson, Caleb Leatherwo

AUGUSTA.COM - 2017-11-22 10:16:00


Breaking news out of Richmond County crews are on scene of fatal car accident on Gordon Highway and Highland Avenue. The accident happened around 2:19 this morning near the Augusta Municipal Golf Course. Right now the Westbound lands are blocked at the intersection. We're told a white Dodge Charger

WFXG.COM - 2017-11-22 11:34:05

2 dead, 1 injured in fatal accident on Sudlow Lake Road

car accident NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (WJBF) - Aiken Public Safety has confirmed that two people are dead after a fatal accident on Sudlow Lake Road in Aiken. Authorities also tell us that one person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The identities of the victims will be released once

WJBF.COM - 2017-11-22 12:28:45

4 children, 2 adults killed in rural northern Illinois fire

DIXON, Ill. (AP) - Four children and two adults from the same family died in a house fire early Tuesday in rural northern Illinois, according to the local sheriff. Authorities received a 911 call just after midnight reporting smoke in the basement of a home outside Dixon in the unincorporated commun


I feel a 'thank you' coming on

I 've said it once, and I'll say it again. There's no time like the present to say 'thank you" to people, learn to be grateful and demonstrate heartfelt gratitude. Time is precious and fleeting right before our eyes. Whether it's romantic, professional or a friendly relationship, showing gratitude

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-23 13:34:00

Good people in Huntsville help a record number of families with Thanksgiving dinners

People in Huntsville came through again when the chips were down. A Thanksgiving dinner program for Huntsville Head Start students got off to a slow start, but folks rushed to help before school children went on vacation late last week. In two days, people donated more than 80 dinners, both big and

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-22 13:25:00

Things to think about on Thanksgiving Day

ou might want to think with me about today being Thanksgiving, and how that gives us the opportunity to express our gratitude to the Almighty for the astonishing good things he has done for us - like making us Texans. It's perfectly obvious and self-evident, from Dallas to Laredo, how well blessed w

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

Boys & Girls Club of Walker County coming down homestretch for clubhouse fundraising

When Michelle Spencer took the reins as executive director of the Boys & Girls Club of Walker Country in 2005, she was managing one after-school program, serving 75 children. Today, in partnership with the Huntsville Independent School District and other local agencies, the nonprofit agency serves a

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-23 13:25:00

New addition to statue's visitor center to be named after former mayor

Former Huntsville Mayor Bill Hodges will forever be immortalized for his dedication to the community and his passion for making it the city it is today after Tuesday's meeting of the Huntsville City Council. Council members unanimously approved naming the new addition to the Sam Houston Statue Visit

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-23 06:00:00

Recycling not to be picked up Thursday or Friday

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the City of Huntsville solid waste services will not be picking up residential recycling Thursday or Friday. Recycling pickup will resume as scheduled for next week, Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. Commercial garbage pickup will occur today, as well as on Friday. "There will be

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-22 13:05:00

Stolen vehicle recovered in drug bust Sunday

A tip led authorities to a drug bust and the recovery of a stolen vehicle at a Huntsville business over the weekend. According to the incident report, Huntsville police were dispatched to a call concerning a suspicious white GMC van parked outside of EZ Pawn in the 1700 block of 11th Street at appro


We're lucky to live in the Huntsville community

Today and every day, most of us have so much to be thankful for. Let's spend a few minutes thinking, then we can add to our gratitude lists throughout this Thanksgiving Day. We can all be thankful for our families and friends - people who have helped shape our lives, our character and the people we

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-23 16:00:00

Huntingdon County school looks into enrollment, budgeting

Huntingdon, Pa. - The Huntingdon Area School District presented the first phase of the study at Monday's school board meeting. The district is assessing the capacity of the schools and the enrollment they are seeing. For the past several years enrollment has been down. Right now, there are under 1


Woman charged for fatal buggy crash

Henderson Twp, Huntingdon County, Pa. - A Huntingdon woman is facing homicide by motor vehicle charges for a fatal crash that occurred along William Penn Highway in Henderson Township. 19 year-old Madison Thompson is accused of rear ending a horse drawn buggy, claiming the life of Reuben Yoder of A

WTAJ - 2017-11-22 17:50:50

5 cool places to #optoutside this Black Friday

A few years ago, when I was in an hours-long line at Target to buy more things I didn't need, I discovered probably the best kept secret of Black Friday - REI's #optoutside initiative. Instead of heading to the mall, REI was having people spend some time in nature, and it blew up. If you're joining

PUBLIC OPINION - 2017-11-22 20:21:48

Police searching for hit-and-run suspect in Bedford County

South Woodbury Twp., Bedford County, Pa. - A good samaritan was struck on the side of the street in Bedford County Monday night. Police said the woman was trying to help an injured dog along State Route 36 in South Woodbury Township. Then, all of a sudden, officers said a driver crossed over the fo

WTAJ - 2017-11-22 04:23:47