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Giant snails alarm government

WASHINGTON - The giant African snail damages buildings, destroys crops and can cause meningitis in humans. But some people still want to collect, and even eat, the slimy invaders.
By Mary Clare Jalonick

Dining out this weekend?

Check out our latest restaurant reviews and search our database of more than 300 Augusta restaurants.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Aug. 18-25

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center Aug. 18-25. 

Top 10 UGA running backs?

As college football rankings come out and a new season looms, who are the best running backs in University of Georgia history? Here is our top 10 list.

Want a home in the River Ridge Elementary school zone?

Here are homes for sale, gleaned from AugustaRealEstate.com on Aug. 28, that are zoned for River Ridge Elementary School.

Kirby's Augusta

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Weekly crime map, database

A total of 196 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the last week, including an Aug. 24 homicide.

Fatal crash reported

The South Carolina Highway Patrol is on the scene of a fatal traffic crash on Gun Range Road.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Suit filed over raid at wrong house

A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a mother, daughter and grandchild who say they were terrorized by local deputies who raided the wrong house.
By Sandy Hodson

Michaux: Gamecocks need to forget this one

COLUMBIA – Stunning doesn’t begin to describe this. Steve Spurrier immediate assessment was just as harsh as the Gamecocks crowd. “They’re kicking our butts,” the head ball coach said at ...

College Football: Michaux: Gamecocks must forget

Editorial: Another broken law

When it came to the disposition of Guantanamo prisoners, Congress realized in 2013 it couldn't trust Obama to do the right thing. This year, he proved them right.
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