A man was struck and killed Thursday night on Mike Padgett Highway. John Mark McPherson, 61, is the fifth pedestrian to be hit - and fourth to die - on Richmond County roads in the past eight days.
With a glamorous new stadium and a multi-ethnic population base, Arthur Blank, the owner of Atlanta's new MLS team, believes this team will have a chance to stick.
Officials with the Richmond County Health Department acknowledged Thursday that public health employees improperly denied requests for information and attempted to bar photographs during a public meeting about tuberculosis testing procedures at Hephzibah High School.
With a softer blow expected to hit Georgia?s education funding next fiscal year, the Richmond County Board of Education is planning to eliminate five furlough days in the 2014-15 budget, restoring the full 180-day instructional calendar for the first time in at least three years.