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Hospital closed, but still taxing

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Lake Shore Hospital may be closed, but Columbia County property owners will still be funding the facility through its dependent taxing authority status.

Barely.

Proposed toll road carries high cost

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A proposed toll road that would create a new transportation corridor between the Georgia line and the Tampa Bay area not only threatens local tourism revenue, officials say — it could also affect C

Columbia adds 4 covid-19 deaths

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Four more Columbia County residents have passed away with the covid-19 coronavirus, the Columbia County Health Department announced Thursday.