The 20-year-old woman said she met a man who identified himself as James C. Martins while searching on www.SitterCity.com. She and the man were negotiating a contract for her to baby-sit his 2-year-old daughter.
? Aiken County Public Schools and Edgefield County School District will be closed today through Friday for Thanksgiving. ? The next early release day for Aiken County Public Schools is Dec. 3.
NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John's United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. NW, Aiken; nar-anon.org MOMS CLUB OF AUGUSTA: 10 a.m. first Wednesdays (except December); e-mail for location; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.
The road to Miss Fox Creek was a hard one for this year's winner. ''The hardest part of the process was being on stage,'' said Rachel Simmons, who had to overcome stage fright to win the title.
Woman gets her fifth shoplifting charge A 26-year-old North Augusta woman resisted arrest and created a disturbance after being caught shoplifting at Wal-Mart, 1201 Knox Ave., on Nov. 15.
Born in the country when times were leanDid the best that he could without being meanWorked all his life without much payAnd yet in his mind they were good old daysOut in the fields just him and that muleOut to leave this farm, I'm just an old foolCan't go now, got six kids to feedAnd Lord don't you know, they sure got needsWell Lord I'm sorry, don't mean to complainBut the ground's so dry, we sure need rainI can't even fish cause the creek's run dryBut it's not my place to say "Lord, why?"
As the holidays begin, people are being reminded of ways to keep safe. Being observant is one of the biggest things people can do for their safety, said North Augusta Public Safety Corp. Andy Cook. "Be aware of your surroundings.
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