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Doctor Shortage series

Labor, delivery unit availability for women dwindling

For many women in Georgia, the options for where to give birth have been dwindling rapidly as more hospitals close labor and delivery units or shut down altogether, particularly in rural areas.

Fresh leadership

We urge you to vote for Greg Grzybowski for county commission District 3, and Jodi Lott for state House District 122.

Slideshow: Latest Columbia County bookings

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Nov. 16-23

City Ink: Suddenly, mayor's budget isn't enough

In October, Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis announced that he would live with the same $305,710 budget next year as he had this year. He must have had second thoughts about that.
By Sylvia Cooper

Richt out at Georgia

Georgia has fired football coach Mark Richt, a source confirmed to the Athens Banner-Herald.
By Marc Weiszer

UGA statement on Richt

Statement from University of Georgia on Mark Richt.

Possible candidates for Georgia job

Georgia and Mark Richt parted ways after 15 seasons, 145 wins and two SEC titles. Here's a quick glance at who the university may consider to lead the program.
By Fletcher Page

Kobe Bryant announces retirement

''This season is all I have left to give," Bryant said in what he called a letter entitled "Dear Basketball."

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8 traditions to introduce this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a very stressful time of year. During the chaos of cooking, organizing and decorating, creating new traditions and celebrating the season can easily be overlooked in the disarray.

Stanford gives Notre Dame the boot

STANFORD, Calif. - Kevin Hogan threw four touchdown passes and drove No. 13 Stanford to the winning 45-yard field goal by Conrad Ukropina on the last play of the Cardinal's 38-36 victory over No.

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Scuttlebiz: Employees get perks for working on holiday

Did you work Thanksgiving Day? If so, you were in good company. More than a third of companies in Bloomberg BNA's annual employer survey scheduled some employees to work the holiday.
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