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Georgia running back Nick Chubb is a preseason All-American and among the early favorites for the Heisman Trophy.

Chubb ready to carry load for Georgia

Georgia coach Mark Richt must pick a new starting quarterback in preseason practice. Even with that big unknown, there is great anticipation that 2015 could be a special season.
By Marc Weiszer

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Aug. 17-24

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Aug. 17-24.

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Kirby: Dictionaries doomed in high-tech world

There is no need to lift a heavy book and thumb through those flimsy, Bible-like pages to find enlightenment. For this reason, I suspect, good, old-fashioned dictionaries are doomed.
By Bill Kirby

Aquinas looks to regroup

Aquinas has to regroup.after season-opening loss to Prince Avenue Christian

Michaux: New season brings hope to fans, prognosticators

For all the faults the game of football has - and they are numerous - there is nothing better than this time of season on the sports calendar.
By Scott Michaux

City Ink: Sales tax battle plays out online

Augusta has entered the digital age in politics with Secure Augusta's Future, Say No to SPLOST Augusta, One Tax Over the Line and iloveaug.org.
By Sylvia Cooper

Standing up for life

Be loud. Be proud. Be legal. Be polite. But above all, be courageous and principled, and act on those principles.

Three-year dispute with Augusta ambulance provider hits turning point

It's not Augusta's first conflict over emergency medical services, but the city might be nearing a turning point in the latest - a its three-year disagreement with its provider of 10 years, Gold Cross EMS.
By Susan McCord

Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Braves game

ATLANTA - A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees.
By Charles Odum

Richmond County elementary schools lead in weapons cases

There were more weapons-related incidents in Richmond County elementary schools during the 2014-15 school year than at middle or high schools, with the weapons ranging from blunt objects to handguns.

Weekly Crime Map

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