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John, Howell and Horace Smallwood are honored at the American Legion Paul E. Bolding Post 7 in Gainesville, Fla., for their service during World War II.

3 Georgia brothers honored for WWII service

The Smallwood brothers sit in the back sunroom of the American Legion Paul E. Bolding Post 7 on Riverside Drive in Gainesville. The three brothers represent an increasing rarity today. All three are World War II veterans.

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Girl's death among 500 in one year in community care

WRENS, Ga. — Christen Shermaine Hope Gordon was one of 500 patients in 2013 who died in community care while under the watch of the state of Georgia. 

Weekly crime map, database

Violent crimes during the week included 77 assaults, only one of which was classified as an aggravated assault. The most assaults, 17, occurred on March 21. Other violent crime included five robberies and one kidnapping.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings March 16-23

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center March 16-23.

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Woods Watch is on again

The Tiger  Watch has become another Masters tradition unlike any other.
By Scott Michaux

Kirby: How well you do know Augusta history?

Take this local history quiz and test your knowledge and memory on local things that have happened in March.
By Bill Kirby
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Losing America

Look at all the problems in the world, all the challenges in this country. You sit on the sidelines, you lose.


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Stormwater fee will pay people

While the city has presented maps of work requests and city detention ponds and lists of unfunded projects, it has no firm timeline or detailed list of how and where an estimated $15 million in new annual revenue will be spent.
By Susan McCord

Fort Gordon Warrior Transition Battalion draws complaints

In the past five years, soldiers have filed 76 complaints against Fort Gordon’s Warrior Transition Battalion through its ombudsmen program – a total that ranks fifth-most among the 33 units in the Army.
By Wesley Brown

City Ink: Concerns of lack of mayor lunch coverage merit reply

It came to my attention that several commenters had remarked that last Sunday's column lacked sufficient detail about what King Hardie Davis said during our recent lunch at Nacho Mama's. 
By Sylvia Cooper

Gamecock women edge Tar Heels

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Tiffany Mitchell drove to the basket and scored with 4.2 seconds left and South Carolina edged North Carolina 67-65 on Friday night in the NCAA Tournament's round of 16.
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