Readers have lifted my spirits

For the past couple of weeks, I have written to encourage others. As it turned out, you have encouraged me instead.

Kirby's Augusta

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Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 21-28

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 21-28.

Path out of poverty

This nation’s leaders have taken $20 trillion from Americans to fund the War on Poverty since 1964. It’s time to change the war strategy.

Augusta Outdoors

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Plane crashes on Ga. man walking Fla. beach

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Sometime Sunday morning, Ommy Irizarry posted a message on Facebook to mark his ninth wedding anniversary. Within hours he was dead.
By Tamara Lush

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 21-28

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 21-28.

Ex-Grovetown policeman indicted

A former Grovetown Department of Public Safety officer is indicted after being accused of sexual misconduct with an inmate more than a year ago.
By Valerie Rowell

Augusta woman reports armed robbery

Deputies say a man robbed an Augusta woman at gunpoint Friday, stealing cash and more than $2,100 worth of jewelry from her home.

Editorial: They go with the territory

Foreign cultures - the language, the foods, the music, the traditions - are worth protecting. Your own is worth protecting too.

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