Junior Leadership Academy, a project of the North Augusta Chamber of Commerce, held its 2021 graduation ceremony July 29 at Crowne Plaza, celebrating success in the month-long program designed to strengthen local honor students (rising ninth-graders) in such areas as as business, history, et…

Don Smith and his egg drop challenge part of his 100 days until chemo free weekly challenge he and his family are doing as a way to build up anticipation for the day he no longer needs treatment in West Ashley on Thursday, July 29, 2021.

Grace United Methodist Church has teenagers and adult boosters in action this week in a home-repair ministry, similar to what is normally conducted annually around South Carolina under the banner of Salkehatchie Summer Service. Salkehatchie, a statewide outreach, is on hiatus due to COVID-19…

Nike Nationals and Peach Jam is celebrating 25 years of being hosted in North Augusta, SC. However due to COVID-19 safety and health protocols, no outside spectators will be allowed. Here's a behind the scenes transformation of Riverside Park Activities Center. 

Former professional basketball player Antonio Grant, who rose to prominence at the University of South Carolina, held his annual basketball camp June 28 to July 2, offering instruction for 45 players from ages 7 to 15, with Riverview Park Activities Center as the host site. Grant played 14 s…

People flocked to Folly Beach and fireworks stands to celebrate Independence Day Sunday July 4th. By mid-morning traffic was backed up over an hour to reach the beach on Folly Road and fireworks stands were expecting to sell out earlier than last year.

The Battle of Sullivan's Island, 245 years ago, took place a week before the Declaration of Independence was signed, led by William Moultrie, the 2nd South Carolina Regiment kept Charleston out of British hands at the dawn of the Revolutionary War.