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South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley speaks to children at the East Aiken School of the Arts during a tour of the school in Aiken.

Haley praises East Aiken School of the Arts during visit

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley visited the East Aiken School of the Arts on Monday, spending time with teachers and students. She said it was obvious East Aiken is a school "where the students are having fun all day and learning in the process."
By Sean Gruber

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Slideshow: Columbia County bookings March 16-23

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

Concern over lunch merits response

Ordinarily, I don’t read the comments about City Ink until at least a year has passed although I do read them in other columns and articles.

Columbia County Crime Map

The Augusta Chronicle now offers a weekly crime map for Columbia County. We hope to update the map each week,  but anticipate delays on occasion. The reports are provided by the Columbia County Sheriff's Office. Updated March 30, 2015


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Augusta EEO coordinator fired; HR director quits

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Plea deal frees molestation case suspect

A man accused of trying to sodomize a 9-year-old girl in 2010 was allowed to make a plea deal that freed him on time served.
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Fort hospital elevators pass inspection

News of a flawless inspection comes three weeks after The Chronicle found elevators inside Doctors, Trinity and University hospitals, and on the Georgia Regents Health System campus, had at least one violation last year.
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Wave-like clouds draw plenty of attention 

A unusual wave-like cloud pattern got the attention of Augustans early Monday when it rolled through town.
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Rain deters investigation of fatal shooting 15 years ago

Clifford "Wayne" Williams, 48, had been drinking at the Highlander Pub on Georgia Avenue on Sept. 18, 2000, when he was shot in the chest by another patron.
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