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Cross Creek High School students work in a computer class. New curriculum on cyber security will go before the state education board in November.

Schools work on cyber security education

Leaders from school systems in Richmond and Columbia counties collaborated with Fort Gordon, Georgia Regents University and Augusta Technical College to design a curriculum for cyber security.
By Meg Mirshak

Photos give glimpse into Stevens Creek Dam's history

The Stevens Creek Hydroelectric Dam, completed in 1914 off Stevens Creek Road, is a hidden Columbia County landmark of sorts that has quietly produced electricity for 100 consecutive years while the rest of the world has changed around it.

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City Ink: Parking meters are only the start of revenue possibilities

In a surprise move, the Down­town Development Au­thority and Executive Di­rector Margaret Woodard have renewed their push for parking meters on Broad Street. Just kidding about it being a surprise.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Oct. 6-15

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Oct. 6-15.

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We think pink

The Augusta Chronicle's monthlong effort to raise awareness of breast cancer.

Moore: Mudslinging has a long history in U.S.

You don’t have to be a mathematician to know that the prediction for next month’s election is a low, low turnout. It could be no other way, because the campaign commercials are enough to turn any ...
By Glynn Moore

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2 dead in Burke County shooting

Two men are dead and another has been arrested after a birthday party shooting in Burke County early Sunday, officials say.
By Travis Highfield

Unsolved murders: Natalie Clark's 2003 mystery

It's been 11 years since Natalie Clark was found suffocated in the backyard of her home, and her 68-year-old mother continues to ask one question: Why?
By Doug Stutsman

Slaying remains mystery

Three weeks have passed since a body was found in a burned vehicle in Elbert County, and it remains unidentified even as the Georgia Crime Lab is using DNA to establish an identity.

Keselowski advances, Johnson, Earnhardt eliminated from Chase

TALLADEGA, Ala. - Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime for one of the biggest wins of his career and earned an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race.

Halloween shoppers hitting local stores

At Halloween City, Disney Frozen costumes have been the top seller this year and are sold out. Party City General Manager Bill Haley said even Frozen accessories, including the ...
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