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Larry Sides, president of the Exchange Club of South Augusta, aims to equip every patrol car in south Augusta with a stuffed teddy bear. "Our goal is simple: to help comfort kids," he said.

Club donates teddy bears to comfort kids

Stuffed bears will be donated on scene to children involved in car accidents or cases of family abuse. The plan is for every patrol car in the South Augusta Precinct, as well as Hephzibah, to have one by Thanksgiving weekend.
By Doug Stutsman

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Editorial: Serious healing to do

Justice, without passion or prejudice, must be meted out with cool heads and according to the evidence.

Notable area deaths of 2014

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including former Gov. Carl Sanders (pictured here.)

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings Nov. 17-24

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

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Autopsies confirm murder-suicide

Findings revealed that 55-year-old James Tomac died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. His wife, 44-year-old Teresa Tomac, died from multiple gunshot wounds; her death has been ruled a homicide.

Editorial: Serious healing to do

Are there still rogue and racist authority figures? Absolutely. Will this nation - white, black or anything in-between - stand for it? Absolutely not.

New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus

WASHINGTON — Consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating popcorn at the ...
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