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Michelle Mapp stands nearby as Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree plays with her daughter, Kahlis Mapp, 6 months, at River Glen Apartments in Augusta.

River Glen improvements are work in progress

Many residents at River Glen apartments have a story about being inches away from a flying bullet, but they say the complex is safer than it was.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Prom season underway

High school proms are being held across the area. See who you know in our Spotted photo galleries.

Enter our photo contest

Notable area deaths of 2015

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including Judge Buddy Jolles (pictured here.)

Axis of hegemony

Americans are understandably world-weary. But maybe we should be a little more world-wary.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings April 13-20

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center April 13-20.

Video: Kirby's Augusta

Spring fever usually means more motorcycle crashes

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, motorcycle fatalities begin to rise in March and double by June. The numbers continue to creep upward through August before seeing a gradual decline.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Jackson mayoral candidates differ on growth

Mayor K. Todd Etheredge, who has run opposed since 2002, and write-in candidate Alan Meierhenry stand apart on the direction of the town.
By Mike Rosier

Wrens man shot during robbery

A 46-year-old Wrens man was shot during a robbery while walking on Amsterdam Drive early Saturday, and Richmond County police are searching for two suspects.

Busch dominates at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. - Kurt Busch dominated once he took the lead and won the rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.
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