...than 5 inches of rain fell in two hours. "Even 3 inches in that short time was tremendous," said Pam Tucker, director of the county Emergency and Operations Division. "In about an hour-and-a-half, the majority of those rains fell. It...
Planning began last week for Columbia County's Hazard Mitigation Plan update.
...infrastructure improvements; $300,000 was approved for traffic improvements. Andrew Strickland, the interim director of the county Planning Services Division, said it will take developers awhile to get through the permitting process the Environmental...
Temperatures in the teens caused school delays, but not many icy roads.
The Columbia County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday approved an increase in fees for the next five years for the recreation department's youth sports programs.
Summer is officially here, and lawns and flowers need water.
Some Columbia County leaders intend to extol the virtues of their community Friday at the Interstate 20 welcome center for National Tourism Week.
After researching a potential pet spay/neuter voucher program, members of a Columbia County advisory board and the county's Community and Emergency Services Committee decided not to implement the idea.
Early voting for the presidential preference primary begins Monday.
...Elite Series, which will return to Thurmond Lake next May for the fourth consecutive year. Beda Johnson, the director of the county's Convention and Visitors Bureau, said the grant is wonderful news -- and will ensure that the ramps can be...
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